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    Australasia 2012





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    AUSTRALIAN COLONIES, SOUTH AUSTRALIA, POSTAL HISTORY

    Lot 75
    Estimate: $400

    1872 (2 Dec) large cardboard parcel front sent from Adelaide to Wimborne, Dorset, and redirected to Basingstoke, endorsed ''Parcel only Without Letter''. Franked with 4d and 1/- Perkins, Bacon cancelled ''G.P.O. ADELAIDE'', toned due to the acidic nature of the cardboard. A remarkable early survivor of non-letter rate mail

     

    Lot 76
    Estimate: $200

    1898-1904 selection with OPSO envelope [slightly reduced] from 'Chief Secretary's Office' Adelaide to USA bearing 2d Violet-blue optd 'OS', 1899 to Canada via San Francisco bearing d strip of five tied by Semaphore squared-circle datestamps, and 1904 to Hobart bearing 2d tied by Petersburg squared-circle datestamps, arrival backstamps (3 covers)

      

    Lot 77
    Estimate: $700

    1900 (14 Aug) Governor's envelope (red insignia on flap), used Adelaide to Sydney bearing d and 1d optd 'O.S.' pairs, with violet cachet 'AIDE DE CAMP'S/OFFICE/ GOVERNMENT HOUSE' at left, Sydney backstamp. A rare franking

     

    Lot 78
    Estimate: $800 Realised Price : $700

    1905 (9 Mar) registered cover to USA bearing Thin 'POSTAGE' 4d Orange-red pair (SG 281) tied by squared-circle 'JAMESTOWN' datestamp, with another strike alongside, U.S. receiving markings, Adelaide, London, New York and Wilmington backstamps, minor blemishes. An attractive and scarce example of the -1oz rate (5d) + 3d registration

     

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