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    AUSTRALIAN COMMONWEALTH, 1927-52 OTHER SD ISSUES

    Lot 221
    Estimate: $1,750 Realised Price : $2,600

    1927 1d Canberra corner block of ten (5x2) showing major portion of Plate No. 3, BW 132zb, minor separation and blemishes. About nine examples of this number are recorded. [A complete example recently sold for AU$2070]

     

    Lot 222
    Estimate: $1,250 Realised Price : $2,200

    1927 1d Canberra corner block of four showing complete Plate No. 7, BW 132zf, minor separation. About twelve examples of this number are recorded

     

    Lot 223
    Estimate: $600 Realised Price : $700

    1927 1d Canberra corner block of four showing almost complete Plate No. 9, BW 132zh, minor blemishes, tones

     

    Lot 224
    Estimate: $500 Realised Price : $380

    1927 1d Canberra corner block of four showing complete Plate No. 12, BW 132zk, minor separation

     

    Lot 225
    Estimate: $1,250T

    1928 3d Kookaburra, four Miniature sheets in block cancelled in red at Exhibition on 1 Nov 28, no gum

     

    Lot 226
    Estimate: $1,250

    1929-30 3d Green Air, 3/- Booklet containing three complete panes and airmail etiquettes, BW B40, SG SB24, very fine and fresh

     

    Lot 227
    Estimate: $800 Realised Price : $900

    1929 3d Green Air Type A, booklet pane of four with variety 'Long wing to plane', BW 136cd. Very rare in this format, with variety unit unmounted

     

    Lot 228
    Estimate: $600 Realised Price : $500

    1929 QANTAS black/red vignette inscribed 'BY AIR MAIL/See Western Queensland', complete strip of eight with selvedge at top, together with booklet front and back covers, black/salmon without staples

     

    Lot 229
    Estimate: $7,500 Realised Price : $5,750

    1931 Kingsford Smith 3d Blue overprinted 'OS', lower right corner block of 16 (4x4), odd blunt perf at left, otherwise very fresh unmounted mint. A rare multiple

     

    Lot 230
    Estimate: $500T Realised Price : $700

    1931 6d brown Air, 'JOHN ASH' imprint strip of three, central unit with 'Re-entry to 'STRALI' and plane's wing at right', BW 144ze, paying 1/6d oz airmail rate on 1940 (12 Mar) cover from Melbourne to U.K.

     

    Lot 231
    Estimate: $4,000 Realised Price : $3,000

    1932 Sydney Harbour Bridge 5/- Green, upper left corner single with Plate dot, few natural wrinkles, unmounted. Very rare

     

    Lot 232
    Estimate: $500 Realised Price : $650

    1932 Sydney Harbour Bridge 2d overprinted 'OS' tied to O.H.M.S. Dept of Labour cover to East Melbourne by 'MONEY ORDERS' datestamp. Very fine

     

    Lot 233
    Estimate: $500 Realised Price : $500

    1934 Victoria Centenary 2d Vermilion perf 10, upper left corner pair [1/5], lower unit with 'Re-entry to right and bottom frames', BW 151d, minor bends. Very rare, the first example seen by us

     

    Lot 234
    Estimate: $2,500

    1935 ANZAC 1/- Black, Plate Proof perf 13 x 12, minor stain as often found, BW 165PP(1), unmounted. 2003 Ceremuga Certificate

     

    Lot 235
    Estimate: $1,000 Realised Price : $800

    1938-49 KGVI 3d Blue Die IA, 'JOHN ASH' imprint block of four, hinged in selvedge only

     

    Lot 236
    Estimate: $15,000T Realised Price : $20,000

    1946 Complete 3/7d Maroon Myer Food Parcel label [HG N1], fold through centre. One of only two known complete mint labels

    An important item of Australian philately. Ex Lionheart

     

    Lot 237
    Estimate: $850 Realised Price : $750

    1949-50 Arms 2 Green, 'No imprint' corner block of four, variety 'Roller flaw below 'E' of POSTAGE', BW 271ze

     

    Lot 238
    Estimate: $3,000

    1950-52 QE 2d Green Sunken Die Proof, BW 248DP(1), CBA cachet on reverse, numbered '11' for W.L. Russell (Stamp Advisory Committee), without flap. [Only 8 produced]

     

    Lot 239
    Estimate: $3,000

    1950-52 KGVI 3d Scarlet Sunken Die Proof, BW 251DP(1), CBA cachet on reverse, numbered '11' for W.L. Russell (Stamp Advisory Committee), without flap. [Only 8 produced]

     

    Lot 240
    Estimate: $2,500

    1952 KGVI 4d Red Sunken Die Proof, BW 254DP(1), CBA cachet on reverse, numbered '6' for H.L. Anthony (Postmaster General), minor toning. [Only 8 produced]

     

    Lot 241
    Estimate: $3,000 Realised Price : $2,300

    1952 KGVI 1/0d Indigo Sunken Die Proof, BW 259DP(1), CBA cachet on reverse, numbered '13' for H.L. Anthony (Postmaster General), minor toning on flap. [Only 8 produced]. An important item for Postal Stationery/Registered Envelope collectors

     

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