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    AUSTRALIAN COLONIES, NEW SOUTH WALES

    Lot 21
    Estimate: $6,000 Realised Price : $10,500

    1850-1910 large and valuable range on stockcards, including Sydney Views various plates 1d (24, incl two pairs), 2d (60), 3d (32, incl pair), nice range of Laureates with 6d (16), 8d (5), 'REGISTERED' (6d) (24), Diadems imperf and perf, later issues to 20/- or £1, Charity (at least 10 ten sets), good ranges of other issues, various 'REPRINT' and Specimen opt types, Postage Dues, Officials, few Revenues. Mixed condition poor/fine throughout, still a wonderful opportunity (many 100’s)

     

    Lot 22
    Estimate: $200 Realised Price : $190

    Small selection, including Laureate 2d (2), Diadems imperf 6d (2), perf to 1/- including 2d Plate I (2), 1897 1d Charity, few Officials, etc, mixed condition (58)

     

    Lot 23
    Estimate: $500 Realised Price : $625

    Range on stocksheets with 1880’s issues, sighted values to 20/- Ultramarine (3, two optd ‘SPECIMEN’), ‘OS’ opts to 20/- (CTO), Dues to 20/- optd ‘SPECIMEN’, etc, possible postmark interest in lower values, mixed condition, mostly used (few 100)


    Lot 24
    Estimate: $200 Realised Price : $240

    Range on stocksheets, from Laureates to 1912 with values to 20/-, various ‘OS’ opts, Revenues, etc, postmark interest, mixed condition (100’s)


    Lot 25
    Estimate: $1,250 Realised Price : $1,500

    1850 Sydney View Plate II 1d (shades), complete reconstruction of the 25 positions with [4-5], [9-10] and [11-12] in pairs, including varieties 'No trees on hill', 'Hill unshaded' and 'Without clouds', condition varies greatly, some with useful cancels (25). Minimum catalogue value £7475

     

    Lot 26
    Estimate: $350 Realised Price : $340

    1850 Sydney View Plate II 2d Dull Blue (worn impression), marginal example with huge margins, variety 'Pick and shovel omitted', SG 25c. 1987 Holcombe Certificate

     

    Lot 27
    Estimate: $200 Realised Price : $180

    1850 Sydney View Plate II 2d Dull Blue, four margins (a little nicked at right) with variety '"CREVITT" omitted', SG 26g, small thin

     

    Lot 28
    Estimate: $600T Realised Price : $725

    1850 Sydney View Plate IV 2d Prussian Blue, SG 32 [23], good to large margined example on 1851 (25 Apr) entire letter (ex ‘Evans’ correspondence) Tarcutta to Albury. Very fine

     

    Lot 29
    Estimate: $200 Realised Price : $200

    1850 Sydney View Plate IV 2d Prussian Blue (laid paper), SG 35, large to huge margins, portions of frame lines showing on two sides

     

    Lot 30
    Estimate: $1,000 Realised Price : $900

    1850 Sydney View 3d (shades), complete reconstruction of the 25 positions with [1/6/11/16] being vertical strip of four, both positions of 'No whip' and "SIGIIIUM", condition varies greatly (25). Minimum catalogue value £5800

     

    Lot 31
    Estimate: $250T

    1850 Sydney View 3d Yellowish Green on laid paper, good to huge margins. Cat £450

     

    Lot 32
    Estimate: $750T Realised Price : $700

    1851-52 Laureate 1d unused strip of four, 2d two pairs and 3d (2), margins in places, mixed condition

     

    Lot 33
    Estimate: $80 Realised Price : $60

    1851-52 Laureate 1d Vermilion pair, SG 48, margins three sides on 1853 (June) cover Sydney to West Maitland, backstamped

     

    Lot 34
    Estimate: $150 Realised Price : $200

    1851-52 Laureate 6d Vandyke-Brown pair, SG 73, margins in places, left unit scissor cut, still a rare multiple

     

    Lot 35
    Estimate: $300T Realised Price : $230

    1853 Laureate 8d shades (4), one on entire front with 3d, margins in places, mixed condition

     

    Lot 36
    Estimate: $150T Realised Price : $115

    1853 Laureate 8d Dull Yellow, SG 79, margins three sides, touching at right. Cat £600

     

    Lot 37
    Estimate: $350 Realised Price : $460

    1853 Laureate 8d Orange pair, SG 81, margins in places, still affixed to tiny portion of piece. Very rare multiple

     

    Lot 38
    Estimate: $200 Realised Price : $290

    1853 Laureate 8d Orange, variety 'No bow at back of head', SG 81a, margin at base, others just cut into. Cat £1400. Rare

     

    Lot 39
    Estimate: $175T

    1856-59 'REGISTERED' (6d.) Vermilion and Prussian Blue, SG 102, huge margins

     

    Lot 40
    Estimate: $200

    1856-59 'REGISTERED' (6d.) Salmon and Indigo, SG 103, large margined example on dated (13 MR 57) piece

     

    Lot 41
    Estimate: $250 Realised Price : $210

    1867 4d Imperforate Plate Proof in Pale Red-Brown, marginal block of 4 from right of sheet on ungummed wmk ‘4’ paper, light horizontal crease through upper units

     

    Lot 42
    Estimate: $100

    1860-72 Diadem 1/- Rose-Carmine perf 13, SG 168, with pre-printing paper fold resulting in void area at right

     

    Lot 43
    Estimate: $500T Realised Price : $380

    1867 De La Rue 10d Die Proof (92x60mm) in black on glazed card, also stampsize 6d Proof in black

     

    Lot 44
    Estimate: $150 Realised Price : $135

    1885-86 £1 Rose-Lilac and Claret optd 'POSTAGE' in blue, handstamped 'REPRINT' in black, adherence on reverse, part o.g.

     

    Lot 45
    Estimate: $200 Realised Price : $230

    1888-89 5/- Deep Purple, SG 261, characteristic uneven perfs, fresh

     

    Lot 46
    Estimate: $125 Realised Price : $95

    1890 5/- and 20/- perf 10 optd 'Specimen', SG 263s-64s, adherences on reverse, part o.g. (2)

     

    Lot 47
    Estimate: $225T Realised Price : $230

    1890 20/- Cobalt Blue perf 11, SG 264a, fresh mint example

     

    Lot 48
    Estimate: $125 Realised Price : $130

    1897 Charity set optd 'Specimen' in red, SG 280s-81s, 1d small thin (2)

     

    Lot 49
    Estimate: $500 Realised Price : $550

    1897 Charity set on individual covers used locally at Ashfield, tied by BN '193' 30AU97 duplex, 2½d cover with portion of flap missing

      

    Lot 50
    Estimate: $500 Realised Price : $500

    1897 Charity set on individual covers used locally at Glebe (1d) and Mosman (2½d), tied by appropriate barred numerals, minor ageing

      

    Lot 51
    Estimate: $800 Realised Price : $1,250

    1897 Charity 2½d fresh mint block of four, minor separation vertically which has been lightly reinforced. Very rare and the equal record multiple for this value

     

    Lot 52
    Estimate: $500 Realised Price : $380

    1897 Jubilee Die Proofs selection: 1d, 2d and 2½d in violet, composite proof (cut-down) of the 1d, 2d and 2½d in dark green, also issued 2d stamp block of 12

     

    Lot 53
    Estimate: $150 Realised Price : $135

    1897 5/- Coin re-issue, Reddish-Purple shades selection, different perfs, showing re-entries, including blocks of four (2), mounted on leaves (25)

     

    Lot 54
    Estimate: $600

    1899 ½d Blue-Green, two Imperforate blocks of four (shades), SG 298a, hinge remains on one block (8)

     

    Lot 55
    Estimate: $60 Realised Price : $60

    1905-10 6d Orange-Yellow, SG 341, fresh mint block of four

     

    Lot 56
    Estimate: $4,000 Realised Price : $5,250

    1906 9d Brown and Ultramarine, marginal block of four with large guide dot, disturbed brownish gum, compound perf 12 x 12½ and 11 at right, BW N51A. The misplaced vertical perforations at right with Post Office repair, the outer line then being applied by a line perf 11 machine. The only other recorded examples (a block of 4 and single) are in the H.L. White collection held by the Mitchell Library, Sydney and probably come from the same sheet, being in the same shade and with similar gum characteristics. A recent discovery and outstanding Federal Period showpiece. Cat AU$6000

     

    Lot 57
    Estimate: $100 Realised Price : $130

    1906 9d Brown and Ultramarine, the scarce perf 11, SG 351a. Attractive example

     

    Lot 58
    Estimate: $1,500T

    Forgeries: Collection on leaves with Jeffryes Sydney View 1d (5, incl two pairs), Laureate ‘proof’ without value, 1d (7, incl ‘die proof’ pairs), Panelli Diadems (4), Coins (3), few later issues incl ‘POSTAGE’ ovpt, odd genuine stamp for comparison. An interesting group (30)

     

    Lot 59
    Estimate: $300

    Officials: 'OS' overprints, mint selection to 8d pair, with ½d, 1d, 2½d, 3d, 6d (two each, mostly in pairs), 5d (3), with marginal wmks inverted, few minor varieties on opts, etc (15)

     

    Lot 60
    Estimate: $150

    Officials: 1879-85 2d Blue perf 10x13 optd 'OS', showing 'Kiss-print’ (doubling) of overprint, odd blunt perf

     

    Lot 61
    Estimate: $200 Realised Price : $230

    Officials: 1882-85 4d Red-Brown perf 10x12 optd 'OS', SG O26b. Unpriced mint in SG

     

    Lot 62
    Estimate: $300 Realised Price : $250

    Officials: 5d Dull Green perf 10 optd 'OS' in red, with concentric ring corner cancel. From presentation set

     

    Lot 63
    Estimate: $150 Realised Price : $115

    Officials: 9d on 10d Red-Brown perf 12 optd 'OS' in red, unlisted. Of unknown status, "sold as is"

     

    Lot 64
    Estimate: $250 Realised Price : $270

    Officials: 1890-91 5/- Mauve and 20/- Cobalt-Blue optd 'Specimen' and CTO concentric ring cancels

     

    Lot 65
    Estimate: $150 Realised Price : $125

    Officials: 1891 Surcharges optd 'OS', SG O55-57 (3)

     

    Lot 66
    Estimate: $125

    Postage Dues: 1891-92 10/- slight soiling and 20/-, concentric ring cancels

     

    Lot 67
    Estimate: $200

    Postage Dues: 10/- unused and 10/- optd 'SPECIMEN' unused

     

    Lot 68
    Estimate: $150 Realised Price : $210

    Postal Stationery: Range in album, some duplication, with Postal Cards (48), Lettercards (18), Wrappers (30), Registered Envelopes (15), Envelopes (22). Faults in places, majority good/fine, incl optd 'Specimen' (5), few CTO, Officials, etc (131 items). Suit reseller


    Lot 69
    Estimate: $150T Realised Price : $115

    Postal Stationery: Postal cards, envelopes, etc, range on large leaves, mixed condition. Ex Butler (17 items)


    Lot 70
    Estimate: $100 Realised Price : $190

    1840 (May) entire letter to Paterson, mss. '8' and framed 'SYDNEY/POST PAID' in red, reverse with crowned 'GENERAL POST OFFICE/MY 18/1840/SYDNEY' in black

     

    Lot 71
    Estimate: $150 Realised Price : $115

    18? large part entire letter to 'Lower George Street', handstruck in red '1/OCLOCK.' type T1, mss. '2' and 'paid', framed 'SYDNEY/POST PAID' type P2

     

    Lot 72
    Estimate: $100

    1858 (5 Jun) cover (faults) to Melbourne bearing Diadem 6d tied by concentric 'NSW' ovals, Sydney backstamp; also 1902 cover USA to England bearing 1c (6) on advertising cover for 'BOYD'S CITY DISPATCH'

     

    Lot 73
    Estimate: $500 Realised Price : $900

    1897 (24 Jul) registered cover to Brisbane bearing attractive franking of Charity 2½d pair, ½d Grey pair and 2½d neatly tied by BN '1373' cancels, slightly reduced at left and filing crease at base

     

    Lot 74
    Estimate: $200 Realised Price : $170

    1899 (6 Apr) cover to Brisbane bearing ½d Grey pair and Charity 1d tied by 'OXFORD STREET' duplexes, arrival backstamp, fine appearance apart from minor staining

     

    Lot 75
    Estimate: $250

    1912 (4 Apr) cover to USA bearing ½d value from each of the six Colonies tied by Sydney datestamps, minor ageing. Attractive

     

    Lot 76
    Estimate: $400 Realised Price : $300

    Cancellation: 1850 Sydney View 2d Plate I, fine strike of BN '17' of Dubbo, large margins. Rare

     

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