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COLLECTIBLES: POSTCARDS
Lot
Description
Status
945
Africa from the Cape to the Canal early postcards with a wide range of subjects & locations inc street scenes (St George Capetown, Beaufort St Grahamstown, Pritchard St Jo'berg, Church St Pretoria, Colmar St, Suez), native villages & customs (sacrifices, Zulu natives, inside a kraal, buffalo hunt, sports at the kraal), Italian soldiers in native village, the Anglo-Boer War, the first Suez Canal (63), comp set Livingstone Memorials (8). Also Capetown lettercard, detachables Durban (18), Tangier (10) & scarce c.1908 Suez Canal (10), modern postcards RSA (8) & SWA (22). Mostly F-VF condition, modern as new. Difficult assembly. (140)
 AVAILABLE at A$350
946
Australia - NSW: The Ocean Accident Guarantee Corporation', Pitt St Sydney 1907 advertising PPC featuring lighthouse. Fresh UN & very scarce. Then another 24 cards inc (NSW) 'Gold Getting a Lone Task' (rev heavily foxed), Deloraine Tasmania & Leeks Model Village Devonport, Todd St Alice Springs (1950s real photo), Victoria garden State rev (2) & artists' cards (5), C Young 'black spur'. Then World cards (23) inc Asti glamour (5), Tuck oilettes (4), Morris pictorial advertising card. USA Columbian Expo chromo-litho & various others inc Market Square Bloemfontein. Also drop-downs (6) inc Beautiful Bowral & Aloha Hawaiian islands. A very unusual group, mostly F-VF.
 SOLD at A$120
947
Australia: WWI Cards (4) with 1916 'A Gallipoli Souvenir' with WR Birdwood portrait. Kodak PPC 'A Lonely Grave ANZAC', 1917 South Aust recruiting PPC, 1915 real photo PPC with Mounted Infantry Private Jim Atkinson on horseback dated 7/2/1915. Ca1916 photo of Flinders St Station with 'Seventh War Loan' placard, plus Norris (Books & Shoes) Parramatta Rd Annandale smaller than PPC size pictorial A for Artillery Boer War advertising card, plus 1982 photograph of Ralph Butcher ex Aust Naval Bridging Train that saw service in Gallipoli (7)
 SOLD at A$90
948
Australia: WWI France/Belgium real photo group of 40 with Studio Portraits (4), group Photos (3) & Battle Damage photos (35) with Ypres (12) inc Old Trenches Near Zillebeke, Dugouts Alongside the Ramparts, Mole Track, Lille Gate, Trench in the Old Front Line, Menin Road from Hellfire cnr, Facing Railway Wood & Rue de Lille from Inside Lille Gate. Armentieres (7) all after German Offensive inc Street to the Station, The Station, Road to Nieppe & Avenue Near the Square. Bailleul (4), Fleurbaix (2), Erquinchem (2), Neuve Eglise (2) & others. All quite graphic showing destruction & ruin. Also Hotel des Invalides charity cards (9). Generally fresh UN. Rare assembly. (50) (P)
 SOLD at A$300
949
Australian Trade & Swap Cards 'A Valuation Guide 72 pgs inc 4 in colour pub 1993. VGC still a useful ref & now very scarce.
 AVAILABLE at A$15
950
Australia - South Australia: 'Railway Motor Quorn' Superb real photo close up of engine, 2nd class & 1st class sections as a single carriage.
 AVAILABLE at A$50
951
Australia - New South Wales: With generic inc An Australian Homestead, camel Train at Bourke, (Sheep) Shearing Time & Watering Sheep NSW. Rembrandt set (10) inc Balmoral Beach, Manly & Neutral Bay. Kangaroo series (16) inc The Spit (postally U), Circular Quay (2 diff), George St, Gladesville Bridge & Wonderland City. Sunny NSW (4) inc Hyde park. Plus many others inc Terminus Mosman, Parsley Bay, Cremorne Wharf & Sydney from North Shore. All pre-1910, mixed UN/U generally VF condition. (79)
 SOLD at A$325
952
Australia - Victoria: Small collection with Suburban Scenes inc Church St Richmond (looking north from Swan St), Chapel St Prahran, River Plenty Bridge Greensborough (real photo), Malvern Gardens, Bridge Across River Yarra at Heidelberg & Street Scene St Kilda, Bayside Views inc Black Rock, Half Moon Bay, Mornington, Sandringham, St Kilda Pier & Sorrento. City Sites inc Bourke St, Collins St, Flinders St, Melbourne University Lake, Queens Bridge & Railway Offices Spencer St. Country Cards inc Harvest Time Phillip Island, Mechanics Institute Murchison, Ballarat Street Scenes (4 diff) & Sunset lake types. Mixed UN/U, mostly VF condition. (80)
 AVAILABLE at A$250
953
Aviation: 1908-10 Aeroplanes & their pilots with Bleriot (8) inc English Channel crossing, Latham (10) inc Channel crossing & 1 other. Two with 'Grande Quinzaine' aviation labels or 'Grande Quinzaine de Juvizy Port Aviation 1909' cachet, all show planes, mostly F-VF postally used. All diff. (19)
 SOLD at A$100
954
France: Airships, Dirigibles & Balloons Edwardian era collection with coloured (5) inc advertising for Chocolat Lombart & pre-WWI Military balloons (2). Then wide range of B&W cards inc dirigibles Clement-Bayard, Lebaudy, La republic, Liberte, Patrie, Ville de Nancy & Ville de Paris inc some stunning aerial views. UN/U, F-VF. (62) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$350
955
France: Aviation 1908-15 collection pre-WWI aircraft inc multi-coloured Rougier-Cagnant Le Grand Prix de Berlin artist card, then variety of both mono & biplanes inc in-set photos of pilots, sighted Bleriot & Delagrange. Then air shows plus general views of aircraft in flight or on the ground. UN/U, mostly F-VF. (31) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$250
957
Great Britain: Royalty collection (300+) KEVII-QEII in large shoebox with 100s of cards, mostly Castles/Palaces & other buildings inc Balmoral (8), Buckingham (30), Edinburgh (25), Hampton Court (50), Holyrood (15), Westminster Abbey (30), Windsor (40), other Royal cards (60) inc Coronation, Ceremonies, Crowns, Robes, Queens Doll House (12), Tower of London (20). Bayeux The Queen Matilda Tapestry (50). Then General GB collection (300), more castles, cathedrals, London views & other city sights. Rural scenes, tourist attractions inc sea-side resorts & others depicting Edward era life-styles. Also 200 'Prescott-Pickup Ltd' 1981-82 Sovereign pictorial cards. (800)
 SOLD at A$210
958
New Guinea/Papua: Pre-WWII collection (21) inc Hanuba (Native Village), Port Moresby (2), Port-Leon, Mekeo (preparation for the dance), Ononghe (the end of the dance), Yule Island, Sacred Heart Fathers - Papua, Indigenous Nuns, Waima Station & others. All fresh UN. (21)
 AVAILABLE at A$150
959
New Guinea Pre WWI French Missionary cards inc Yule Island Mission (2), Catholic Mission Station Mafulu Papua 1911, Ononghe Village, Port Moresby, Mountain Natives, Indigenous Nuns (2 diff) & others, plus real photo of native village Salamoa. Mostly VF UN. (18)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
960
New Guinea/Papua (8) inc Native Huts (real photo), Port Leon & Hunuabada. Then Pacific Islands pre-WWII group with Carolines (3), Cook Is, Fiji (5) inc Levuka (real photo), A South Sea Arcadia (Kerry/Sydney) & Missions des Peres Maristas. Solomon Is (2) inc Guadalcanal. Mixed UN/U, mostly VF condition. (19)
 AVAILABLE at A$80
961
Odd bods collection early 1900s to modern era with hotels, restaurants, dining rooms or similar (250) & misc (150) -see scans, inc Edwardian era photographic types inc studio portraits, NSW cards, European views, other non-mainstream types & styles that defy descriptions. Mixed UN/U. Fine-as new. (400)
 SOLD at A$130
962
Ships: Edwardian to modern era collection with wide variety of river, speed, sailing, steam, ocean lines, war/battle ships & canoes. Mixed UN/U, Fine to as new. (110)
 AVAILABLE at A$150
963
Thematic collection with GB artists (60) inc Tuck Oilettes (25), Children (38), all Edwardian Era. Comic (40) early 1900s-60s. Dogs (100) mostly 'Modern era', Greetings (90) all pre WWI, mostly Birthday, Christmas. Flowers & Motor Cars (30) early 1900s-30s. Modern cards as new, o/w mostly F-VF UN & Used. (360)
 SOLD at A$325
964
Unorthodox selection with Australian 1940s-60s 'Drop-downs' (11), Victoria 'Garden-State' Rev (4, semi-official) for Central Railway Station, Carting Wheat, Farmers Home & Packing peaches. Then Edwardian era 'Henley on Yarra' & 8 others inc 1940s-50s real photos. France pre WWI Aviation (6) inc Advertising Revenues (2) & Wilbur Wright's Aeroplane WWI group of 5 inc Daily Mail coloured (2) & Silk cards (2). Plus Fiji (2), Singapore Govt House & Chromolitho 'Glamour' (2). Mixed UN/U, F-VF condition. Neat little collection, see website for highlights. (40)
 AVAILABLE at A$180
965
World aviation collection (45) inc WWI low flying Fokker biplane, 1930s French fighters & commercial aircraft inc 2 interior views, Edwardian era greeting cards (3) with biplane vignettes, plus modern cards with 1960s-70s fighter planes inc Chinese MIG, Lufthansa Airliners (2) & reproduction QANTAS 1930s-40s advertising posters. Neat group, Fine-as new. (45)
 AVAILABLE at A$80
966
World modern PPC accumulation 1980s-2010 in large carton. Nearly all full colour with wide range of Views, Scenic Sights, Gardens, Advertising, Architectural, Monuments, Cities, Lakes & others. Some philatelic inc maximum or pictorial postal cards. Mostly all diff mixed UN/PU, VF - as new condition. (1200+)
 AVAILABLE at A$60
967
World modern PPC accumulation 1980s-2010? in large carton. Nearly all full colour with wide range of Views, Scenic Sights, Gardens, Advertising, Architectural, Monuments, Cities, Lakes & others. Some philatelic inc maximum or pictorial postal cards. Mostly all diff mixed UN/PU, VF-as new condition. (1200+)
 SOLD at A$60
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