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    THE WILLIAM MCCREDIE COLLECTION, SPECIMEN AND UPU STAMPS, KANGAROO ISSUES

    Lot 227
    Estimate: $750 Realised Price : $1,250

    1913 First Wmk Collector''s Set comprising d to 5/- CTO and 10/-, 1 and 2 optd italic ''Specimen'' plus 1d Engraved CTO (2). The d, 1d, 3d, 5d, 9d, 1/-, 2/-, 5/- and 1d Engraved are quarter cancels, all probably DE 5 13, and the 2d and 6d apparently have abnormal ''G.P.O./MELBOURNE'' datestamps. Also additional 1d, 2d and 3d with DE 3 13 cancels with flat-top ''3'', 2d with ''31'' date, and 1d Engraved with 1914 date. Some stamps no gum, and the three specimens heavily hinged, still a good lot for the specialist in these stamps (22)

     

    Lot 228
    Estimate: $400

    1913 First Wmk 5/- Grey and Yellow with portion of 'BRISBANE' CTO cancel

     

    Lot 229
    Estimate: $200

    1913 First Wmk 10/- Grey and Pink handstamped 'Specimen', horizontal crease

     

    Lot 230
    Estimate: $400

    1913 First Wmk 2 Black and Rose handstamped 'Specimen', centred right

     

    Lot 231
    Estimate: $2,000 Realised Price : $1,600

    1915-28 Third Wmk 10/- Grey and Bright Aniline-pink optd 'SPECIMEN' Type C, BW 48xb, centred lower right otherwise fine. Only 360 printed. Cat AU$2500

     

    Lot 232
    Estimate: $400

    1915-28 Third Wmk 1 Chocolate and Pale Blue optd 'SPECIMEN' Type B, well-centred, part o.g.

     

    Lot 233
    Estimate: $150 Realised Price : $140

    1915-28 Third Wmk 1 Grey optd 'SPECIMEN' Type C, few perfs slightly short at right

     

    Lot 234
    Estimate: $200 Realised Price : $150

    1915-28 Third Wmk 1 Grey optd 'SPECIMEN' Type C, with uncatalogued variety defective 'N', centred left otherwise fine

     

    Lot 235
    Estimate: $150 Realised Price : $115

    1915-28 Third Wmk 1 Grey optd 'SPECIMEN' Type D, fine and centred to top

     

    Lot 236
    Estimate: $400

    1915-28 Third Wmk 2 Grey-black and Crimson optd 'SPECIMEN' Type B, well-centred with typical fluffy perfs

     

    Lot 237
    Estimate: $500 Realised Price : $525

    1915-28 Third Wmk 2 Grey-black and Crimson optd 'SPECIMEN' Type B, showing uncatalogued variety 'EN' small. Unusual and most striking

     

    Lot 238
    Estimate: $500

    1915-28 Third Wmk 2 Purple-black and Rose optd 'SPECIMEN' Type C, variety shaved 'P', toned gum and centred top right

     

    Lot 239
    Estimate: $150 Realised Price : $150

    1929-30 Small Multiple Wmk 2/- Maroon block of four with central 'G.P.O./MELBOURNE' CTO cancellation, lower units with unmounted gum. A scarce multiple

     

    Lot 240
    Estimate: $600

    1929-30 Small Multiple Wmk 10/- Grey and Pink optd 'SPECIMEN' Type C, centred slightly to top right, superb unmounted

     

    Lot 241
    Estimate: $400 Realised Price : $360

    1931-36 CofA Wmk 10/- Grey and Pink optd 'SPECIMEN' Type C, with variety defective 'C' (C1a variant), unused

     

    Lot 242
    Estimate: $350 Realised Price : $525

    1931-36 CofA Wmk 1 Grey optd 'SPECIMEN' Type D block of four, centred left, otherwise fine unmounted

     

    Lot 243
    Estimate: $100

    1931-36 CofA Wmk 2 Black and Rose optd 'SPECIMEN' Type D, short perf lower right corner, unmounted

     

    Lot 244
    Estimate: $100 Realised Price : $75

    1931-36 CofA Wmk 10/-, 1 and 2 optd ''SPECIMEN'' Type D, mixed centring

     

    Lot 245
    Estimate: $1,250 Realised Price : $5,250

    c.1934 Third Wmk 1 Grey, SM Wmk 2/- and CofA Wmk 9d, 5/-, 10/- and 2 all with diagonal ''SPECIMEN'' handstamp (18x3mm) in Violet, from Melbourne G.P.O. display board. 10/- faded, otherwise fine and rare, with only two or three sets recorded (6)
    [Note: These stamps were originally affixed to a board inscribed ''CURRENT STAMP ISSUES.'' which is believed to have been on display at the Melbourne G.P.O. in the 1930s. Colour photocopy of 2004 Ceremuga Certificate (which illustrates the board intact) accompanies the lot.]

     

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