AUSTRALIAN COLONIES, NEW SOUTH WALES, POSTAL HISTORY
Realised Price : $60
1858 (5 Jun) cover (faults) to Melbourne bearing Diadem 6d tied by ''NSW'' in concentric ovals, Sydney backstamp; also U.S.A. 1902 to England bearing 1c (6) on advertising cover for ''BOYD''S CITY DISPATCH''
1890-1905 selection comprising 1890 flapless cover Sydney to Ceylon bearing 2d and 4d (Cook), 1895 Newcastle to Finland bearing 2½d with St Petersburg transit, 1897 private wrapper ½d Grey pair Albion Park to Belgium, 1903 printed 'OHMS' reg'd cover for 'Postal and Electric Telegraph Department' Sydney to U.S.A. bearing 5d and ½d, 1905 PPC Summer Hill to Sweden bearing 1d with 'T/5' in shield (5 items)
1894 (7 Mar) 1½d postcard sent from Bathurst to Yokohama, Japan, with red chop arrival mark and Nagasaki double ring datestamp, 8 IIII 1894
1913 (22 Jun) 1½d postcard from Sydney to Lisbon, Portugal with machine cancellation. Unusual destination
Realised Price : $130
Cancellations: Collection of 1850s-1950s Bathurst and Walcha postmarks on leaves, with stamps on piece and on cover, wide range of numeral types and datestamps represented, incl 1889 3d postcard Bathurst to England, 1854 cover Walcha to Honeysuckle (Vic) with 2d Laureate, and 'FORWARD' datestamp (10 covers, 122 stamps)