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AUSTRALIA: KING GEORGE V HEADS
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695
1d Black KGV Die Proof by Perkins-Bacon, State 4 approved die with emu's neck & feathers re-engraved & shading added to wattles. Struck on white glazed thin card full size 105x95mm. VF fresh UN as made. ACSC 70DP(14)c cat $12,500. Extremely rare as only 4 recorded. Certificate can be obtained upon request. (P)
  A$4500
(US$3465)
(€2880)
(£2565)
  A$6500
(US$5005)
(€4160)
(£3705)
A$
696
1d Red Die II plated collection (50) with all 20 diff types on individual hagners with enlarged illustration showing the primary flaws inc the diff Die II types & spur angles, plus associated secondary flaws which developed during period of printing. Then unplated examples (120) inc Die I/II perf OS & Die II/I joined prs (cat $325), Die II, I, I strip of 3 ($60) Die II, III pr (scarce), wmk inverted (2, $650), perf OS smooth & rough papers ($230) & assorted incivile stamps (112) inc dates examples (23) Oct 1914 - Nov 1918, plus 1915 taxed cover to USA (cat $200). Interesting assembly ACSC cat $4500. (170, plus Die II cover)
  A$600
(US$462)
(€384)
(£342)
  A$900
(US$693)
(€576)
(£513)
A$
697
1d Red Die III variety collection on illustrated exhibition pages with 14 diff plated types inc 'flaw in king's ear lobe' (pos 3), 'white flaw under emu's tail' (2), 'break in upper frame at right' (2), 'scratch below right wattle stem' (pos 48), 'flaw on S of Australia' (cat $300), 'white tip on king's beard' (pos 57), 'diag break in UL cnr' (pos 68), 'white flaw on king's head' (pos 75) & 'flawed E of POSTAGE'. Mostly F-VF U, ACSC cat $3300. (16)
  A$400
(US$308)
(€256)
(£228)
  A$600
(US$462)
(€384)
(£342)
A$
698
1d Red Die III wmk INVERTED group of 7 with ACSC listed varieties 'thinned US of Australia' (cat $500 x2 for wmk inv) & 'white tip to king's head' (cat $200 x2), plus 2 minor flaws & 3 sl diff shades. G-F U. Total ACSC cat $2150. (7) (P)
  A$250
(US$193)
(€160)
(£143)
  A$400
(US$308)
(€256)
(£228)
A$
699
1/4 Turquoise collection (60) with single wmk (15) inc shades, perf OS & 'thick 1 at right' variety (ACSC 128An cat $200). SM wmk perf 14 (4) inc 'thick 1 at right' variety (ACSC 129 An cat $400). Perf 13½x12½ (10) inc perf OS CTO (cat $60). CofA wmk (31) inc 'flattened cross of crown' (Pos L3), 'flawed shading behind emu's head' (L11), 'damaged right frame & flawed shading' (R12), 'flaw above LIA' (R42). These 4 varieties cat $400 plus extra for the others inc Private Perfin. G-F/VF U, total ACSC cat $3060. (60)
  A$350
(US$270)
(€224)
(£200)
  A$500
(US$385)
(€320)
(£285)
A$
700
1d Red LM wmk with carmine-pink Cooke printings (2), one with Drury photo cert, other with clear 1918 Camperdown cds. Then Harrison printings (27) inc 23 diff ACSC listed flaws (cat $3950) inc Dot before 1 & Thinned left frame horiz joined pr ($800), Damaged LR frame, Wattle line, Ferns, RA joined, Neck flaw & N-Y joined. Then 4 other stamps inc uncancelled. Total ACSC cat $4600. (33) (P)
  A$900
(US$693)
(€576)
(£513)
  A$1300
(US$1001)
(€832)
(£741)
A$
701
1d Deep scarlet (aniline, G60) JBC monogram rough paper blk of 9, Plate 3 Pos IV 46-48/52-54/58-60 missing right selvedge. Fresh MUH 3 stamps with minor gum bend UR (not effecting monogram strip). ACSC 72A cat $800 as 8 MUH singles, 72A(3)zc cat $450 x2 for MUH, total $1700. (P)
  A$400
(US$308)
(€256)
(£228)
  A$700
(US$539)
(€448)
(£399)
A$
702
1d Green 'Fern' & 'RA joined' in LR cnr part imprint blks of 4 with Single wmk (3 diff shades), LM wmk (2 diff shades) & No wmk. Generally fresh MUH. ACSC cat $1050 as singles, premium for the multiples. (24 stamps)
  A$200
(US$154)
(€128)
(£114)
  A$300
(US$231)
(€192)
(£171)
A$
703
1d Green MUH varieties (25) with single wmk 'Ferns' & RA joined part imprint blks of 4 (ACSC cat $280). Then Neck flaw, 'Dot before 1' & RA joined (2 of ea, inc 4 prs, $400). SM wmk perf 14 'Neck flaw' (2, $500) & Dot before 1 (2, $150), plus Die II (2) inc Die I-II pr. All fresh MUH. Total ACSC cat $1480 as M, should be at least 150% premium $2200 MUH, plus single wmk, No wmk, LM wmk & SM wmk (both) MUH blks of 4 ($420). Useful research collection inc subtle shade variations. Total ACSC cat $2600. (45)
  A$325
(US$250)
(€208)
(£185)
  A$475
(US$366)
(€304)
(£271)
A$
704
1½d Red Die II M/MUH collection with SM wmk perf 14 (44) with double, perf at base (4) inc blk of 4 (ACSC cat $300). Mullett imprint prs (6, cat $660) inc Plate 4 (3). Plate 3 LL cnr blk of 4 fresh MUH, plus singles (22) inc wmk inv ($40), 'white flaw below king's head' (ACSC 91(2)h, cat $50), assorted inking varieties (5) inc 'PENCZ' variety, golden scarlet blk of 4 M/MUH ACSC cat $1360. SM wmk perf 13½ x 12½ (21) mostly shades mixed M/MUH est cat $250 inc 'white flaw below King's head'. Mostly F-VF, odd aging. Total ACSC over $1600. (65)
  A$350
(US$270)
(€224)
(£200)
  A$450
(US$347)
(€288)
(£257)
A$
705
2d Orange collection (90) with wmk inverted Perf OS M & U (ACSC cat $500) shades from pale to very deep inc Perf OS colours. Constant flaws inc ACSC listed (7) with 'scratch through RVT' (2R50), 'AZIA' (2), 'broken top to crown' (5R30), 'spot under L of Australia' (5R6) & 'GE of Postage joined' (6R36), 2 'white flaws right of left wattles' (3L1), ACSC cat $390 & Private Perfins (8). Plus another 150 stamps again with wide range of shades on 2 hagners. (240)
  A$130
(US$100)
(€83)
(£74)
  A$200
(US$154)
(€128)
(£114)
A$
706
4½d Violet collection with single wmk shades G-F U (22, ACSC cat $330) & pale violet MUH ($125). Plated varieties (19) with ACSC listed types (13, cat $700) inc 'shaved top frame at left' (Pos L2), 'white flaw in RVT' (2, Pos L24), 'flaw on S of Australia' (L58), 'white flaws in LVTC' (R30), 'retouched RVT' (2, Pos R42) & 'break in left frame' (2, Pos R55). Perf OS (3) & Perf OS/NSW plus 6 extras, total ACSC cat $1760. SM wmk perf 14 shades (11, cat $130) & perf 13½x12½ shades (14, $140) & ACSC listed flaw 'rounded LR cnr' (Pos R1, cat $120). 4½d Die II with 'Five Pence' OPTS (12). G-F/VF Postally U. Difficult assembly. Total ACSC $2250. (80)
  A$300
(US$231)
(€192)
(£171)
  A$450
(US$347)
(€288)
(£257)
A$
707
5d Brown collection in SG Devon loose leaf album with Die I single wmk (40) with plated varieties (29) inc ACSC listed types (14, cat $1050) inc '8 wattles at right' (Pos 1L1), 'white spot between L & I of Australia' (2 Pos L2), 'damaged upper right cnr' (3, L59), 'white flaw on kangaroo's neck' (3, L59), white flaw on kangaroos neck (2, R54), & 'damaged upper right cnr' (R59) & rough paper perf OS variety 'broken upper right cnr' (Pos 1 L13, cat $750) superb U. SM wmk (57) with plated varieties (46) inc ACSC listed (8, $400) inc 'break in right frame' (Pos 2L18), 'flaw on crown top' (L47), 'break in right frame opp wattle stem' (L48), 'retouched upper right cnr' (2, Pos R60). CofA wmk (160) with plated varieties (96) inc ACSC types (18, all plate 3, cat $780) inc 'distorted upper frame at right' (Pos 3L1), '8 wattles at left' (l25), 'flaw between crown & right wattles' (2, Pos L31), 'broken top frame' (L56), 'flaw between A & G of Postage' (2, Pos R20) & 'scratch behind kangaroo' (2, Pos R43), plus unplated flaws, shades & OS opts (2, $100). Plus extras, duplicates, new finds & odds (120+) in hagners. A well researched collection, G-VFU. ACSC cat $3000. (375)
  A$450
(US$347)
(€288)
(£257)
  A$650
(US$501)
(€416)
(£371)
A$
708
Single wmk 2d study (15) inc 2d Orange (6) with wmk INVERTED perf OS (ACSC 95a,ba cat $100). Cracked Electro through UR wattles, perf OS (ACSC 95Eba(U)o cat $600) & unplated strip of 4, from upper part of the sheet with left stamp showing 'vert line from base of left 2 lower frame' 2d red blk of 4, Electro 11, UR stamp with ACSC listed variety 'white flaw on L of AUSTRALIA (ACSC 96(11)e cat $45) 2d pale scarlet perf OS 'DRY INK' variety (ACSC 96Abc cat $100). 2nd brown (4) with Electro 16 horiz pr pos 4-5, plus another 2 stamps inc perf OS. Mostly G-FU. (15). (P)
  A$150
(US$116)
(€96)
(£86)
  A$200
(US$154)
(€128)
(£114)
A$
709
Single wmk CTO, 2d brown, 4d blue, 2d red, plus perf OS 4d olive & 1/4 turquoise, plus 1d Engraved. All F-VF CTO ex PO set. ACSC cat $220. Also 1½d intense red VFU. (7)
  A$60
(US$46)
(€38)
(£34)
  A$100
(US$77)
(€64)
(£57)
A$
710
Single wmk Mint shades. ½d to 1/4 with ½d green inc 'Cyprus shade (4) 1d carmine rough paper, 1½d black-brown pr, 1½d red-brown 3 diff shades, 1½d green part imprint single, 2d orange, 3d dull pale blue (3) & intense deep blue shade, 4d blue (3), 4d olive (3), 4½d violet pale to deep colours (4) 5d Chestnut single line perf & 5d comb perf shades (5) inc bright chestnut & 1/4 deeper turquoise blue. Generally F-VF M, 1/4 MUH. ACSC cat (as cheapest) $1950. (33). (P)
  A$400
(US$308)
(€256)
(£228)
  A$600
(US$462)
(€384)
(£342)
A$
711
Single wmk INVERTED selection with ½d green shades (2), ½d orange, 1d red (5), 1½d black-brown, 1½d, brown, 1½d red (2) & 4d orange (2). Mostly F-VF M. ACSC cat $840, plus 1½d black-brown, 1½d brown MUH & LM wmk ½d green MUH. Total ACSC cat $1265. (16) (P)
  A$275
(US$212)
(€176)
(£157)
  A$400
(US$308)
(€256)
(£228)
A$
712
Large multiple wmk M/MUH collection with ½d green (15) inc bluish-green, heavier print shades M (2, cat $60) & pale yellowish-green (2) MUH & MLH ($80). 1d Red Plate 3 LR cnr MUH ($75). 1d Green (9) inc 'RA joined' variety MUH in part imprint horiz pr (cat $75 as M), lower marginal MUH with 'kangaroo's tongue out' flaw (cat $75) & Harrison Plate 3 imprint pr (cat $225). 1½d Black-brown wmk inv pr & single VFM (cat $225), plus wmk upright MUH. 1½d Brown wmk inv FM ($125). Also no wmk 1d green (4) inc 'neck flaw' variety ($60). Mixed M/MUH. Total ACSC cat over $1300. (34)
  A$300
(US$231)
(€192)
(£171)
  A$450
(US$347)
(€288)
(£257)
A$
713
Large multiple wmk blks of 4 selection (7) with ½d green wmk inv (2), one MUH (ACSC cat $200) other M/MUH ($170) & ½d bluish-green wmk upright. 1d Green Plate 4 LL cnr blk of 4 with 'RUN N retouch' (pos R60) & 'cnr dot' (pos R54) MLH MUH ($200). 1½d red-brown wmk upright (2) M/MUH & 1½d black-brown thin paper VF M/MUH ($400). Neat group, total ACSC cat $1150. (28 stamps)
  A$300
(US$231)
(€192)
(£171)
  A$450
(US$347)
(€288)
(£257)
A$
714
SM wmk perf 13½ x 12½ blks of 4 collection (11) with ½d orange (3), 1d green left gutter blk with 'N-Y joined' variety. 1½d Red (6) inc Plate 2 blk (gum tones) & 3 other cnr blks of 4. 2d Red Die 3 wmk inv blk mixed F-VF M/MUH, ACSC cat $200. Also 1½d golden-scarlet gutter blk of 12 mostly fresh MUH (cat $200), 2d red Die III wmk inv booklet pane of 6, M/MUH (cat $300). Total ACSC cat $1300.
  A$325
(US$250)
(€208)
(£185)
  A$500
(US$385)
(€320)
(£285)
A$
715
CofA wmk blks of 4 with ½d orange (3), mostly fresh MUH, 1½d Brown Plate 3 UR cnr blk of 4 M/MUH. 2d red cnr blk of 4 with jumped upper perforations & Ash imprint blks of 4 from 2 diff plates M/MUH. 3d Blue blk of 4 fresh MUH. Total ACSC cat $750. (8 blks)
  A$170
(US$131)
(€109)
(£97)
  A$250
(US$193)
(€160)
(£143)
A$
716
Catalogue: ACSC KGV Latest Edition 2018 with 470pgs. Variety section expanded on previous edition inc additional listings in the ever-popular 1914-36 1d section inc CNE errors in violet & green, & red no wmk variety section re-assessed. 4d orange section reorganised with varieties valued in all the major shades, plus all Pics & Commems to 1936 with Plate No, imperf errors & major varieties etc. New.
  A$120
(US$92)
(€77)
(£68)
  A$150
(US$116)
(€96)
(£86)
A$
717
Catalogue: ACSC KGV Latest Edition 2018 with 470pgs. Variety section expanded on previous edition inc additional listings in the ever-popular 1914-36 1d section inc CNE errors in violet & green, & red no wmk variety section re-assessed. 4d orange section reorganised with varieties valued in all the major shades, plus all Pics & Commems to 1936 with Plate No, imperf errors & major varieties etc. New.
  A$120
(US$92)
(€77)
(£68)
  A$150
(US$116)
(€96)
(£86)
A$
718
CofA Wmk perf VG imprints, 2d blk of 8, 1d Plate 4 blk of 4 & 4d olive blk of 4. Scarce trio. Mostly F-VF M/MUH. ACSC cat $600 as normal blks of 4, perf VG much scarcer. (3 blks) (P)
  A$150
(US$116)
(€96)
(£86)
  A$250
(US$193)
(€160)
(£143)
A$
719
Complete collection of 72 diff in Seven Seas hingeless pgs with single wmk to 1/4 inc 1d red Dies I, II, III, 2d brown CTO (ACSC cat $100) & 4d orange, lemon, violet, blue, olive. LM wmk set of 5. SM wmk perf 14 set of 8 to 1/4 inc 2d brown CTO (cat $75). Perf 13½x12½ comp to 1/4 inc 1d green Die II, 3d blue Die I, 4½d violet Dies I & II, 5d brown & 1/4. CofA wmk set of 8 to 1/4 CTO & OS opt set of 7 to 5d mostly CTO. A neat, balance, well above average F-VF U/CTO collection, retail well over $750. (72)
  A$250
(US$193)
(€160)
(£143)
  A$350
(US$270)
(€224)
(£200)
A$
720
Complete collection of 72 diff in Seven Seas hingeless pgs with single wmk to 1/4 inc 1d red Dies II, III & 4d blue, lemon, orange & violet. LM wmk set of 5. SM perf 14 set to 1/4 inc 2d brown & 4d olive. SM perf 13½x12½ to 1/4 inc 1d green Die II, 4½d Die II CTO as always. CofA wmk to 1/4. opt OS set of 7 to 5d. Mostly G-FU. Retail $475.
  A$220
(US$169)
(€141)
(£125)
  A$275
(US$212)
(€176)
(£157)
A$
721
Covers: 1920s-30s with 1d red engraved & ½d orange with Kookaburra 3d & Air 3d on FFC Sydney-Brisbane (AAMC cat $250), 1½d brown SM wmk on PPC, 2d brown SM wmk perf 13½x12½ single & pr on covers, 2d red (assume CofA wmk) on 2 covers & 3d blue SM wmk perf 14 to USA, plus 1d green wrapper, 1d red envelope cut-outs on 1918 cover & QEII 3½d red envelope cut-out on 1954 cover. SG cat £60+ as loose stamps & FFC cat $250, plus the unusual & rare cut-out usages. (9) (P)
  A$120
(US$92)
(€77)
(£68)
  A$220
(US$169)
(€141)
(£125)
A$
722
Imprint pr Collection with SM wmk perf 14 2d brown Mullett Electro 16 (cat $1000 as blk of 4). SM wmk perf 13½x12½ ½d orange (2), 1½d red (3), 1½d brown, 2d red Die III (2, inc opt OS) & 4d olive (plate 3, cat $400 as blk of 4). CofA wmk 1/4 (cat $1000 as blk of 4), 1½d brown, 1d green (plate 4), & 5d brown. Mostly F-VF, odd flts. ACSC cat $2200 (blks of 4 would cat $3700). (14 prs). (P)
  A$350
(US$270)
(€224)
(£200)
  A$450
(US$347)
(€288)
(£257)
A$
723
Official covers 1930s with 1d green opt OS (no flap), 2d red opt OS (assume CofA wmk) on Stamp Duties Office or Prickly Pear Commissions covers, 3d perf OS (NSW type) & 2d red non-perfins on registered Electoral Commissioner RTS cover, & finally perf OS margin piece from red stamp (1½d or 2d) tied by 'Bullfinch' WA cds & accepted as postage! (5) (P)
  A$80
(US$62)
(€51)
(£46)
  A$150
(US$116)
(€96)
(£86)
A$
724
OS opts imprints blks of 4 (5) with 3d blue Plate 7 & 8 (cat $750), 2d red, 1d green & ½d orange. F-VF M/MUH. ACSC cat $1225.
  A$375
(US$289)
(€240)
(£214)
  A$500
(US$385)
(€320)
(£285)
A$
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