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    AUSTRALIAN COMMONWEALTH, KANGAROO ISSUES, FIRST WATERMARK

    Lot 118
    Estimate: $90 Realised Price : $70

    Small group of used 'OS' punctures on hagner, with First Wmk 1d (5, with pair), 2d and 4d (2) Large 'OS', and 1d (2), 2d (short perfs at right), 5d, 6d, 1/- Small 'OS'; Third Wmk 3d (4), 6d Chestnut (2); Small Multiple Wmk 6d (3), 9d. Few small faults, mostly fine (25)

     

    Lot 119
    Estimate: $70 Realised Price : $85

    d, 1d Die 2, 9d and 1/- CTO with MELBOURNE cds with blank base, DE 3 13 from Collectors' Set, no gum otherwise fine (1/- as always with Wmk Inverted) (4)

     

    Lot 120
    Estimate: $400

    2d, 2d, 4d, 5d, 6d, 9d, 2/- CTO with MELBOURNE cds with blank base, DE 3 13 from Collectors' Set, 2d and 2d with flat top '3', others round top '3', 4d and 5d (short perf) no gum, others large part OG and generally fine (7)

     

    Lot 121
    Estimate: $1,200 Realised Price : $950

    1d Red duplicated used range of plate varieties on hagners with many of the catalogued varieties, including Plate A R24, Plate B L40, Plate D R26, Plate E L25 substitution, Plate F L20, Plate G R12, R15, R26 cracked electro State II punctured OS (BW cat AU$600), Plate K L36, L49, R56, R60. Also many other plate varieties classified according to the 1d handbook by Adams, Bell & Pope, with scarcity ratings noted. Also ranges of OS and State punctures, thick papers, inverted wmks, etc. Some faults, but an extensive study and a fine basis for further expansion (291)

                 

    Lot 122
    Estimate: $40

    1d Red Die II Plate E variety 'Two Tasmanias' (L25), ironed out horizontal crease, neat cds cancel. BW 3(E)d, cat AU$150

     

    Lot 123
    Estimate: $250 Realised Price : $190

    1d Red Die 1 bottom marginal showing variety 'Double Perforations' three sides, superb MUH. BW 2b, cat AU$500

     

    Lot 124
    Estimate: $3,500 Realised Price : $3,200

    1d Die 2 Imperforate Plate Proof in Red on Thin Manilla Card, horizontal strip of 6 from the top of the left pane of Plate D with full margins. Light horizontal crease along top edge of units, otherwise of very fine appearance and a rare and desirable multiple. BW 3PP(1), cat AU$4500

     

    Lot 125
    Estimate: $100

    2d Grey Watermark Inverted, part OG and fine apart from two slightly short perfs at top. BW cat AU$250

     

    Lot 126
    Estimate: $30 Realised Price : $22

    2d Indigo CTO with Melbourne cds with blank base, DE 3 13 (Type 2 with flat top '3') from Collectors' Set, centred top right, fine with small part OG

     

    Lot 127
    Estimate: $160

    4d Orange (couple of shortish perfs at right), 4d Pale Orange, 4d Yellow-orange (centred lower right with blunt corner), lightly mounted with large part OG (3)

     

    Lot 128
    Estimate: $250

    4d Orange Punctured Large 'OS' vertical strip of 3 cancelled 'REGISTERED PERTH/WESTN AUSTRALIA' cds, centre stamp with variety 'Colour Flaw Inside Right Frame Above Right of 'E' of 'PENCE' (BW 15(U)e), lower stamp with variety 'Colour Flaw N.E. of Bass Strait' (unlisted). Couple of short perfs on left of central stamp, however a scarce multiple with plate flaws

     

    Lot 129
    Estimate: $750

    1/- Green 'Watermark Inverted', centred to upper left, part OG and slight overall soiling, scarce. BW 30a, cat AU$4000

     

    Lot 130
    Estimate: $150 Realised Price : $115

    1/- Blue-green CTO with MELBOURNE cds with blank base (Type 1 with round-top '3'), 'Watermark Inverted' as always, centred left and with part OG, also showing variety 'Retouch Under E S of ONE SHILLING' (BW 30(U)e) and scarce as such

     

    Lot 131
    Estimate: $150 Realised Price : $115

    1/- Blue-green CTO with MELBOURNE cds with blank base quarter-cancel, DE 5 13 from Federal Presentation Set, 'Watermark Inverted' as always with this CTO date, centred bottom right and part OG

     

    Lot 132
    Estimate: $150

    1/- Blue-green CTO with MELBOURNE cds with blank base quarter cancel, DE 5 13 from Federal Parliamentarian's Set, 'Watermark Inverted' as always with this date, no gum and centred top left

     

    Lot 133
    Estimate: $120

    2/- Brown CTO with MELBOURNE cds with blank base quarter-cancel, DE 5 13 from Federal Presentation Set, no gum with a few short perfs

     

    Lot 134
    Estimate: $100 Realised Price : $75

    5/- Grey and Yellow cancelled LATE FEE duplex, centre upper right other good used

     

    Lot 135
    Estimate: $120 Realised Price : $90

    5/- Grey and Yellow CTO with MELBOURNE cds with blank base, DE 3 13, from top left corner of pane (line wmk), no gum

     

    Lot 136
    Estimate: $400

    5/- Grey and Yellow CTO with MELBOURNE cds with blank base quarter-cancel, DE 5 13 from Federal Presentation Set, part OG with some faint toning on reverse

     

    Lot 137
    Estimate: $1,500

    10/- Grey and Pink CTO with portion of MELBOURNE/24 cds 25AP13 used for distribution to U.P.U., unusually with large part OG for this CTO, and very fine

     

    Lot 138
    Estimate: $1,000

    10/- Grey and Pink horizontal pair with Type A 'Specimen' handstamp, no gum with mark above kangaroo's head on left unit, and a couple of short perfs at right, the right unit shows a partially doubled handstamp. A very scarce multiple

     

    Lot 139
    Estimate: $5,000 Realised Price : $3,800

    2 Grey-black and Deep Rose cancelled portion of 'PAQUEBOT/POSTED AT SEA/RECEIVED/LIVERPOOL cds, fine and with 1999 BPA 'pink' certificate stating it to be the Sperati forgery. This stamp has an impression typical of the forgery and bears a cancellation that is very improbable for a 2 stamp, but does not show the characteristic flaws associated with Sperati's forgery, and is apparently derived from a different original than most of his other 2 forgeries. An important Sperati forgery. BW 55c, cat AU$7500

     

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