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    SPECIMEN STAMPS OF THE AUSTRALIAN COLONIES, NEW SOUTH WALES, OFFICIALS

    Lot 39
    Estimate: $350 Realised Price : $280

    1887-90 Wmk ‘NSW’ Type O2 ‘OS’ opt. 5/- Lilac and Green Perf 12x10 optd Type 11, large part o.g.

    The 5/- stamp was never issued with ‘OS’ opt, but there is a record of 100 specimens being prepared in January 1894

     

    Lot 40
    Estimate: $100 Realised Price : $90

    1887-90 Wmk ‘NSW’ Type O2 ‘OS’ opt. 10/- Mauve and Claret Perf 12 optd Type 10, large part o.g., slightly faded

    This stamp was a reprint made in December 1892 for U.P.U. distribution

     

    Lot 41
    Estimate: $500 Realised Price : $600

    1887-90 Wmk ‘NSW’ Type O2 ‘OS’ opt. 10/- Mauve and Claret Perf 12 optd Type 10, horizontal strip of 3, fine MUH

     

    Lot 42

    1887-90 Wmk ‘NSW’ Type O2 ‘OS’ opt. 10/- Mauve and Claret Perf 12 optd Type 10, variety ‘double opt., one albino’, large part o.g.

     

    Lot 43
    Estimate: $350 Realised Price : $440

    1887-90 Wmk ‘NSW’ Type O2 ‘OS’ opt. £1 Lilac and Claret Perf 12 optd Type 7, from top of sheet with imperforate top selvedge, large part o.g.

    100 were prepared of this overprint in January 1894, made on a reprint of the basic stamp showing ‘O’ and ‘S’ spaced 7mm

     

    Lot 44
    Estimate: $300

    1890-91 Wmk ‘5/- NSW’ in Diamond 5/- Mauve Perf 10, and Wmk ‘20/- NSW’ in circle 20/- Cobalt-Blue Perf 10, optd Type 11 both large part o.g.

     

    Lot 45
    Estimate: $150 Realised Price : $120

    1890-91 Wmk ‘5/- NSW’ in Diamond 5/- Lilac Perf 10 large part o.g., showing variety ‘broken O’; and Wmk ‘20/- NSW’ in circle Perf 10 20/- Cobalt-Blue (no gum), both optd Type 12, somewhat faded

    The Type 12 overprint on these two stamps was used for the U.P.U. distribution of December 1892

     

    Lot 46
    Estimate: $200

    1891 Wmk Crown NSW (II) ½d Perf 11x12 optd Type 11 in blue, additionally cancelled by ‘NSW’ in oval obliterator and part c.d.s. Unusual. 2007 Ceremuga Cert.

     

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