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    FINE STAMPS AND COVERS OF THE WORLD, AUSTRALIAN COLONIES, SOUTH AUSTRALIA

    Lot 606
    Estimate: $750 Realised Price : $575

    1855 Printed in London: Wmk Large Star Imperf 1d, 2d and 6d, SG 1-3, good to huge margins, the 6d being Ex Mursell. An attractive set

     

    Lot 607
    Estimate: $1,500

    1855 Printed in London: Wmk Large Star Imperf 1d Dark Green pair, SG 1, close to huge margins showing portion of adjoining unit at left, cancelled with diamond-grid '55' of Strathallyn. A scarce multiple

     

    Lot 608
    Estimate: $6,000

    1855 Printed in London: Wmk Large Star Imperf 1d Dark Green strip of three, SG 1, close to huge margins showing portions of two adjoining units. An extremely rare multiple. Ex Griffiths

     

    Lot 609
    Estimate: $750 Realised Price : $950

    1855 Printed in London: Wmk Large Star Imperf 2d Rose-Carmine, SG 2, strip of five, good to large margins all round, cancelled diamond numeral '31' of Angaston. Scarce multiple.

     

    Lot 610
    Estimate: $450 Realised Price : $360

    1855 Printed in London: Wmk Large Star Imperf 6d Dark Blue pair, SG 3, close to huge margins, portion of adjoining unit at right, cancelled at Adelaide. 1988 Holcombe Certificate

     

    Lot 611
    Estimate: $1,500 Realised Price : $1,300

    1855 Printed in London: Wmk Large Star Imperf 6d Dark Blue strip of four, SG 3, close to huge margins showing portions of two adjoining units. An extremely rare multiple. 1984 Diena Certificate

     

    Lot 612
    Estimate: $3,000 Realised Price : $3,200

    1855 Printed in London: Wmk Large Star Imperf 6d Dark Blue block of six, SG 3, good to huge margins showing portions of three adjoining units, small stain not detracting from this extremely rare multiple. Ex Burrus

     

    Lot 613
    Estimate: $750 Realised Price : $1,350

    1856-58 Printed in Adelaide: Wmk Large Star Imperf 2d Red, SG 9, strip of four with good to huge margins. Superb

     

    Lot 614
    Estimate: $400 Realised Price : $460

    1856-58 Printed in Adelaide: Wmk Large Star Imperf 1/- Orange, SG 12, close to large margins, cancelled at Adelaide

     

    Lot 615
    Estimate: $1,250

    1856-58 Printed in Adelaide: Wmk Large Star Imperf 1/- Orange pair, SG 12, close to huge margins, 'PAID ADELAIDE' datestamp. Intense colour

     

    Lot 616
    Estimate: $5,000

    1856-58 Printed in Adelaide: Wmk Large Star Imperf 1/- Orange strip of three, SG 12, close to large margins, lightly cancelled at Adelaide. An extremely rare multiple

     

    Lot 617
    Estimate: $2,000 Realised Price : $1,700

    1858-59 First Roulette: 1d Light Yellow-Green, SG 14, large part o.g. pair, fine colour. 1981 RPSV Certificate

     

    Lot 618
    Estimate: $750 Realised Price : $1,000

    1868-79 Wmk V over Crown: 2/- Carmine Perf 11-12, variety 'Printed on both sides' (inverted), SG 87a. Fine example of this rarity

      

    Lot 619
    Estimate: $1,500 Realised Price : $1,150

    1876-1900 Wmk Broad Star: 1/- Chocolate Perf 11-12 marginal strip of four, variety 'Imperforate vertically between', SG 130a, large part original gum. A rare multiple

     

    Lot 620
    Estimate: $6,000

    Essay for 1883 d in Green with Chinese white on card (77x102mm) handstamped '22 NOV 81' and endorsed 'Seen 23/11/81 AR', slight ageing. Rare

     

    Lot 621
    Estimate: $1,000T Realised Price : $750

    1886-96 inscribed 'POSTAGE & REVENUE': 5/- Rose-Pink Perf 11-12, SG 196a, lower left Control No. '1' pair, lower margin inscribed '5/- 000435'. Fine and fresh

     

    Lot 622
    Estimate: $2,000 Realised Price : $2,800

    1902-04 thin 'POSTAGE': Set 3d to 1 complete, SG 268-79, affixed to part of ledger page tied by multiple strikes in magenta of 'POSTES ET TELEGRAPHES/MADAGASCAR/ COLLECTION/DE BERNE'. Fine and rare

     

    Lot 623
    Estimate: $1,500 Realised Price : $1,150

    Official: 1874-77 9d Red-Purple Perf 11-12, variety 'No stop after 'S' ', SG O11a, fine example of this rarity. [The Archbold example realised AU$2070 in our June 2006 sale]

     

    Lot 624
    Estimate: $6,000 Realised Price : $4,600

    Official: 1891 5/- Rose overprinted 'OS', SG O87, fresh mint example with typical slight horizontal crease as associated with this issue. 2006 Ceremuga Certificate

     

    Lot 625
    Estimate: $2,000T

    Departmental: 'P' (Police) in black on Wmk Crown over SA Perf 10x12 2d Orange pair, right unit variety 'Overprint double', clearly cancelled at Adelaide Dec 31 1873. Ex Butler

     

    Lot 626
    Estimate: $1,000T

    Postal History: 1890 (15 Aug) registered cover (opened three sides) with embossed seal on reverse of Office of Govt of S.A., Agent General for South Australia Frank lower left on front, bearing G.B. 1887-92 2d and 5d tied by oval Registered S.W.D.O. datestamp, addressed to a Miss Tomkinson (a South Australian tourist?) in Italy, various U.K. and Italian transits/arrival front and reverse. A rare Colonial Government abroad item

     

    Lot 627
    Estimate: $40,000T

    Northern Territory: Collection of 20th Century cancellations on covers/stationery, mostly commercial, many registered items, strength in the quality of strikes, particularly amongst short-lived rubber cancels, the Military section exceptional with much material deriving from Collas, Gavin, Tyler, Taylor and Proud collections, apparently no duplication (approx 1600 items). Opportunity to acquire a most comprehensive, definitive collection, one of the best of its kind extant

        

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