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    SPECIMEN STAMPS OF THE AUSTRALIAN COLONIES, TASMANIA, PICTORIAL ISSUE

    Lot 252
    Estimate: $500 Realised Price : $1,800

    1899-1900 Wmk Multiple TAS Perf 14 ˝d Deep Green overprinted ‘CANCELLED’ (Samuel Type D4a) by De La Rue for their own archive. Affixed to piece. Believed to be unique

    This and following four lots comprise portion of a set of the London-printed Engraved Pictorials overprinted by the printers for their own archive. These were sold with the rest of the De La Rue archives in 1976

     

    Lot 253
    Estimate: $500 Realised Price : $2,000

    1899-1900 Wmk Multiple TAS Perf 14 1d Bright Lake overprinted ‘CANCELLED’ (Samuel Type D4a) by De La Rue for their own archive. Affixed to piece. Believed to be unique

     

    Lot 254
    Estimate: $500 Realised Price : $1,300

    1899-1900 Wmk Multiple TAS Perf 14 2d Deep Violet overprinted ‘CANCELLED’ (Samuel Type D4a) by De La Rue for their own archive. Affixed to piece. Believed to be unique

     

    Lot 255
    Estimate: $500 Realised Price : $2,600

    1899-1900 Wmk Multiple TAS Perf 14 4d Deep Orange-Buff overprinted ‘CANCELLED’ (Samuel Type D4a) by De La Rue for their own archive. Affixed to piece. Believed to be unique

     

    Lot 256
    Estimate: $500 Realised Price : $2,400

    1899-1900 Wmk Multiple TAS Perf 14 5d Bright blue overprinted ‘CANCELLED’ (Samuel Type D4a) by De La Rue for their own archive. Affixed to piece. Believed to be unique

     

    Lot 257
    Estimate: $250 Realised Price : $300

    1899-1900 Wmk Multiple TAS Perf 14 ˝d to 6d optd Type 3 (18mm), plus an additional 5d, most with tone spots on reverse, part o.g. (9)

    This set was used for U.P.U. distribution; the 1d and 2d were distributed in January 1900, the ˝d, 5d and 6d in May 1900, and the 2˝d, 3d and 4d in July 1900

     

    Lot 258
    Estimate: $300 Realised Price : $420

    1899-1900 Wmk Multiple TAS Perf 14 1d Bright Lake optd Type 3 with additional ‘ULTRAMAR’ handstamp in blue applied in Lisbon to U.P.U. Specimens prior to despatch to the Colonies

     

    Lot 259
    Estimate: $200 Realised Price : $260

    1899-1900 Wmk Multiple TAS Perf 14 ˝d Deep Green block of 4 cancelled-to-order with ‘HOBART/TASMANIA’ c.d.s. for JA 12 1901, o.g. with lower pair unmounted, a very scarce multiple

     

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