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    AUSTRALIAN COMMONWEALTH, KANGAROO ISSUES, 1931-36 C OF A WATERMARK

    Lot 150
    Estimate: $500 Realised Price : $420

    6d Chestnut overprinted 'OS', marginal block of four, 'Double horizontal perforations at top', BW 23(OS)b. Fresh unmounted

     

    Lot 151
    Estimate: $2,000

    5/- Grey and Yellow 'JOHN ASH' imprint block of four, stamps unmounted, one unit with variety 'Open-mouthed kangaroo', BW 46z

     

    Lot 152
    Estimate: $3,500 Realised Price : $7,500

    10/- Grey and Pink 'JOHN ASH' imprint block of four, BW 50z, lower units fresh unmounted, trace of hinge on upper pair. An unusually well centred imprint

     

    Lot 153
    Estimate: $12,000 Realised Price : $11,500

    10/- Grey and Pink 'JOHN ASH' imprint block of twelve with varieties 'Broken coast near Sydney' and 'White flaw after "I" of "AUSTRALIA" ', 'Open-mouthed kangaroo' and 'Broken coast south of Bonaparte Gulf', BW 50o,r,s,z. Fresh unmounted mint and the largest known imprint piece. Provenance: Ex Australia Post Archival Sale

     

    Lot 154
    Estimate: $1,250 Realised Price : $950

    1 Grey, well centred unmounted mint example. 2003 BPSB Certificate and previously expertised in pencil on reverse by Holcombe

     

    Lot 155
    Estimate: $6,000 Realised Price : $5,250

    1 Grey 'JOHN ASH' imprint block of four with varieties 'Retouched bottom frame' on units L60 and R55, BW 54z. About a dozen imprint blocks are recorded, with this being very fresh unmounted mint

     

    Lot 156
    Estimate: $3,000 Realised Price : $2,300

    2 Grey and Rose-Crimson, very lightly mounted. Fine and fresh

     

    Lot 157
    Estimate: $1,200 Realised Price : $900

    2 Grey and Rose-Crimson vertical strip of three, neatly cancelled at Sydney. A fine and rare commercially used multiple

     

    Lot 158
    Estimate: $30,000 Realised Price : $23,000

    2 Grey and Rose-Crimson 'JOHN ASH' imprint block of four with variety 'Open-mouthed kangaroo', BW 58z. Very fresh unmounted mint and well centred for an imprint. [Only six imprint blocks are recorded, one being in the Australia Post Collection]

     

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