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    Lot 254
    Estimate: $100T Realised Price : $105

    1869 2d Rose [size a] (121x67mm, 2 shades, 'V' on flap) and [size c] (146x89mm, tiny ink mark at left, Victoria Buckle on flap) very fine unused. (Stieg B1,c cat US$160, HG B1,b) (3)


    Lot 255
    Estimate: $250T

    1869 2d Rose [size a] ('V' on flap) used from Nagambie to Melbourne, trivial staining, much above average (Stieg B1 cat US$350, HG B1)


    Lot 256
    Estimate: $300T

    1869 2d Rose [size b] with embossing (private type) on the remaining piece of flap with blue printed '...uth../Ballarat' (no such user recorded), used registered to Branxholm in 1882 uprated with 1880-84 2d brown (3) tied by separate barred '5', Registered Ballarat cds at left.Minor perf tones, opening faults, still most attractive


    Lot 257
    Estimate: $250T

    1880 2d Rose oval [size d] (225x95mm) and 1885 'STAMP DUTY' 2d blue-violet used from Kilmore to the same addressee in Scotland in 1895 (note no 2d long envelopes issued after 1886) uprated with d pink, later taxed with hexagonal '25c' and UK '5D/F.B.' (Stieg B3f,4e cat US$325, HG B2a,3d), a little discolouration, minor creasing in latter. Very scarce (2)


    Lot 258
    Estimate: $200T

    1885-86 2d Bright Violet [size b] (137x78mm), knife T6, white paper, no seal on flap, a colour distinct from the usual red-violet or blue-violet, fine used from Ceres in 1886 (8 Jul)


    Lot 259
    Estimate: $250T Realised Price : $190

    1885-1901 PO issues unused Naish 2d blue-violet (5, 4 sizes), red-violet (4 sizes), 1887 2d violet (3 different), 1890 1d (3, one size e), 'STAMP DUTY' 1d carmine (PTPO 1899 issue) and 1901 1d; also 1901 1d and 2d CTO, odd blemish, mainly fine. Stieg cat approx US$500 (19)


    Lot 260
    Estimate: $125T

    1885 2d Pale Blue-Violet [size b] (Stieg B4a, cat US$200, HG B3a) used Melbourne to Ceres. Minor staining, otherwise fine and scarce


    Lot 261
    Estimate: $300T Realised Price : $230

    1885 2d Pale Blue-Violet [size c] used 1889 from Kyneton, 1886 2d red-violet [size c] used in 1894, [size d] pale red-violet used in 1893 (Stieg B4c,B5d,e cat US$400, HG B3d,g,h). Tiny faults in first, light folds in others, otherwise fine and scarce (3)


    Lot 262
    Estimate: $200T

    1887 2d Violet oval embossed [size b] used to Germany in 1890, uprated 'STAMP DUTY' 4d red; [size c] used Melbourne to Sydney in 1889 (Stieg B6,b cat US$90, HG B4,a). Fine (2)


    Lot 263
    Estimate: $250T

    1890 1d Brown [size b] (Stieg B7e, HG B5a) used registered to Germany in 1890 (22 Apr) with added 8d and 1d tied by light oval Registered Melbourne datestamp, tiny faults. Scarce and attractive use


    Lot 264
    Estimate: $100T Realised Price : $75

    1892 1d Brown [size c] and 2d Pink uprated d + 1d or d to same addressee in Berlin in 1893 (18 Dec) (Stieg B7,8a, HG B5,7). Fine pair


    Lot 265
    Estimate: $60T

    1892 1d Light Brown oval 'STAMP DUTY' [size e] fine used Melbourne to Adelaide uprated 1d (Stieg B7l, HG B5e)


    Lot 266
    Estimate: $150T Realised Price : $115

    1892 2d Carmine-Rose [size c] (Stieg B8a, HG B7) registered to UK from Wm Ackland, uprated with 1d (4 different incl 1d Postal Fiscal) and 2d tied by South Yarra belt buckle datestamps, with circled 'R' and London registered datestamp on face


    Lot 267
    Estimate: $125T

    1899 Astley design d Bright Green on cream unused, flap stuck, hinges on back, (Stieg B11 cat US$200, HG B9)


    Lot 268
    Estimate: $350T Realised Price : $270

    1901 d Green bantam [size c] extra green line 8mm to right of stamp, flap partly stuck otherwise fine unused, (Stieg B14 cat US$500, HG B12)


    Lot 269
    Estimate: $125T Realised Price : $95

    1901 without 'STAMP DUTY' 1d Rose and 2d Violet used to same addressee in Germany in 1901 (15 or 16 May), first uprated with bantam d (3), latter with a single and also shows framed 'TOO LATE', a little discolouration (2)


    Lot 270
    Estimate: $300T Realised Price : $675

    1901 without 'STAMP DUTY' 2d Violet (knife T8, Stieg B15d cat US$100, HG B11 variant) used registered Melbourne to UK, with added no 'POSTAGE' 2d, 4d, 9d, 2/- and 5/-, and 'POSTAGE' 2d, odd perf tone. Spectacular


    Lot 271
    Estimate: $150T Realised Price : $115

    1901 (Mar) 2d Pale Reddish Violet without 'STAMP DUTY' [size c] uprated with d used Alberton to Holland in 1905; pale violet (spike hole) used to Tasmania (Stieg B15d,b cat US$200, HG B11 - unlisted variant,a). Fine (2)


    Lot 272
    Estimate: $200T Realised Price : $150

    1905 1d Rose Die II (Stieg B13, HG B10a) used registered from Sydney in 1912 (2 Dec), uprated Victoria 'POSTAGE' d and 4d. Stieg cat US$200


    Lot 273
    Estimate: $100T

    1905 1d Pale Pink Die II (Stieg B13, HG B10a) used registered Murrumbeena to Denmark, uprated 1d+3d, fractionally reduced at left, toning. Stieg cat US$200


    Lot 274
    Estimate: $150T Realised Price : $115

    1905 1d Vermilion-Pink Die II (Stieg B13, HG B10a) used Melbourne to Valparaiso Chile in 1907 (23 Feb) uprated 1d, backstamped Montevideo (3 Apr) and Valparaiso (partial), light toning, Stieg cat US$200. Rare destination


    Lot 275
    Estimate: $150T Realised Price : $115

    1905 2d Bright Violet Die II (Stieg B16 cat US$150, HG 11a) very fine unused


    Lot 276
    Estimate: $300T Realised Price : $320

    Official Envelope: 1890 1d Orange-Brown oval 'STAMP DUTY' [size e] as Post Office issue (Stieg B7m, HG B5e) overprinted 'O.H.R.H.S.' and used to South Australia (without additional franking). Not recorded by Stieg, very fine


    Lot 277
    Estimate: $350T Realised Price : $270

    Official Envelope: 1903 OHMS 1d with 'OS' in die [size b] text in red on grey-blue used in 1904 from Gaffney's Creek or dull blue used in 1905 from Rosebery; text in black on grey-blue (embossing on flap, toning on back) or pale blue used in 1908 or 1909 from Williamstown; size d on cream used in 1924 (Stieg DB3 (2),a,b,f cat US$450, HG DB3 - size b issues not listed), scarce (5)


    Lot 278
    Estimate: $250T Realised Price : $260

    Official Envelope: 1903 OHMS 1d with 'OS' in die [size b] text in black on pale-blue (Stieg DB3b) used in 1923 from Woorndoo, uprated with Australia KGV 1d red punctured 'OS', minor faults. Scarce official combination usage


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