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WORLD : PAPUA
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3469
Queensland used in Papua: 1895 Long OHMS cover (addressee excised) precursor franking QLD 2½d red lined background pr tied by barred oval BNG pmk, with 'Port Moresby British New Guinea 20 JY 95' cds. To London with b/s of 'Thursday Island' transit & London arrival. SG 191. Rare precursor usage. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$900
3470
1901-05 BNG Lakatoi 2/6 black & brown, horiz wmk. VFU appearance, sm thin, 'Samarai' cds. SG 8 cat £550. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$250
3471
1901-05 BNG Lakatoi 2/6 black & brown, horiz wmk, thin paper. VF fresh MLH. SG 8 cat £650. (P)
 SOLD at A$500
3472
1901-05 BNG Lakatoi 2/6 black & brown, horiz wmk. VFU 'Port Moresby 1 NO 05' cds. SG 8 cat £550. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$450
3473
1901-05 BNG Lakatoi 2/6 black & brown, horiz wmk. VFU appearance, diag crease, barred 'BNG' pmk. SG 8 cat £550. 2017 APS photo cert. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$250
3474
1901-05 BNG Lakatoi ½d black & yellow-green & 2d black & violet, vertical wmk, thin paper, comb perf. VF fresh M. SG 9a & 11a cat £93. (2). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$70
3475
1901-05 BNG Lakatoi 4d black & sepia, vertical wmk, thin paper, comb perf. VF MUH. SG 13b cat £350 for M, should be at least double, £700 MUH. Only 270 issued. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$500
3476
1901-05 BNG Lakatoi 6d black & myrtle-green, vertical wmk, thin paper, comb perf. F-VF fresh MLH. SG 14a cat £1200. Only 175 issued & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$1000
3477
1901-05 BNG Lakatoi 1/- black & orange, vertical wmk, thin paper, comb perf. VF fresh MLH. SG 15a cat £950. Only 180 issued & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
 SOLD at A$900
3478
1901-05 BNG Lakatoi 2/6 black & brown, vertical wmk, thin paper, comb perf. Superb fresh MLH. SG 16a cat £600. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$500
3479
1906 Large Papua opt Lakatoi 2/6 black & brown, horiz wmk. VF fresh M. SG 20 cat £170. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$130
3480
1906-07 Large Papua opt Lakatoi 1/- black & orange, wmk vertical, thick paper. Superb U w/c with neat cnr barred cancel. SG 27 cat £1400. Very rare so nice. 2003 Ceremuga AIEP photo-cert. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$1200
3481
1907 Small Papua opt Lakatoi 2d black & violet, error opt DOUBLE, with variety inverted 'd' for 'p' (pos 21), vert wmk. F-VF MUH, left marginal, overall fresh. SG 40a cat £4250+ for M, should be at least double, £8500+ MUH, plus premium for the positional variety. Major rarity as only 1 sheet of 30 existed & only 3 with the positional variety. 2017 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$3800
3482
1907 Stamp Duty opt Lakatoi 1d red Postal Fiscal. VFM. SG F1 cat £55 & undercatalogued. (P)
 SOLD at A$50
3483
1910-11 Lakatoi Large Papua 4d black & sepia variety thin 'd' at left, wmk upright, perf 12½. VFM. SG 79a cat £225. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$150
3484
1911-15 Lakatoi 2/6 rose-carmine. Superb fresh MUH. SG 91 £42 for M, should be at least double, £84 MUH. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$70
3485
1916-31 Lakatoi 10/- green & pale ultramarine, top value. VF fresh MLH. SG 105 cat £180. (P)
 SOLD at A$150
3486
1916-32 Lakatoi ½d to 5- inc 9d & 1/3, extra listed shades of ½d-2d, 3d, 4d, 6d. VF M/MLH. SG 93-104 & 127-8 cat £210. (23) (P)
 SOLD at A$150
3487
1916-32 Lakatoi set ½d to 10- inc 9d & 1/3. VF MUH. SG 93-105 & 127-8 cat £270 for M, should be at least £540 MUH. (15) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$500
3488
1930 Airmail plane opt Lakatoi 1/- sepia & olive, opt in deep carmine-lake, Harrison printing, yellowish paper, 2 examples showing 2 opt types with wing strut solid or hollow. VF M/MLH. SG 117(var). Only a sm 1st part of printing was in deep lake. 2018 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (2) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
3489
1930 Airmail opt on 1/- sepia & olive, Harrison printing, error opt INVERTED, being the most famous error of Papua. Superb fresh MUH, with pristine never hinged original gum. SG 117a cat £15,000+ for M, should be at least double £30,000 MUH. Only 1 sheet of 40 printed & only tiny number exist in MUH condition. Exp Sanabria, while new AIEP expert certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$17000
3490
1930 Lakatoi 4d light brown & orange perf OS,Ash imprint strip of 3. VF 2MLH/1MUH. SG O51 cat £195 as M singles, MUH imprint should be at least double, so est cat £520. 2018 Ceremuga AIEP photo-cert. (P)
 SOLD at A$400
3491
1932-40 Pictorial set ½d-£1, extra ½d shade. VF MUH. SG 130-45 cat £569 for M, should be at least double, £1136 MUH. (17). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$750
3492
1932-40 Pictorial set ½d-£1 BLOCKS OF 4. VF MUH in ea blk lower 2 stamps have horiz line of sl darker gum colour. SG 130-45 cat £2200 for M singles, should be at least double, £4400 MUH, plus premium for extremely rare set of blks -1st we have ever seen. (16 blks). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$3000
3493
1932-40 Pictorial set ½d-£1, inc extra listed ½d shade. VF fresh M. SG 130-45 & 130a cat £568. (17) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$375
3494
1932-40 Pictorial set ½d-£1, inc both ½d shades. F-VF U. SG 130-45 cat £488. (17). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$300
3495
1932-40 Pictorial £1 black & olive-grey, top value. VF MUH. SG 145 cat £275 for M, should be at least double, £550 MUH. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$350
3496
1935 KGV Silver Jubilee opt Pictorial 1d 'accent flaw'. VF MUH. SG 150a cat £48 for M, should be at least double, £96 MUH. (P)
 SOLD at A$95
3497
1935 KGV Silver Jubilee opt Pictorial 1d variety 'accent flaw' on LL stamp of Ash imprint blk of 4. VF MUH, gum sl tropicalised. SG 150a cat £192 for M singles, should be at least double, £384 MUH premium for imprint blk. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$250
3498
1935 KGV Silver Jubilee opt Pictorial 3d variety 'accent flaw' VF fresh MUH. SG 152a cat £100 for M, should be at least double, £200 MUH. (P)
 SOLD at A$190
3499
1935 KGV Silver Jubilee opt Pictorial 5d variety 'accent flaw' VF fresh MUH. SG 153a cat £100 for M, should be at least double, £200 MUH. (P)
 SOLD at A$250
3500
1935 KGV Silver Jubilee opt Pictorial 5d variety 'accent flaw' on left stamp of Ash imprint pr. VFU, sl ink stain on back. SG 153a cat £124+ as singles, plus premium for imprint. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$80
3501
1935 KGV Silver Jubilee opt Pictorial 5d variety 'accent flaw' on LL stamp of Ash imprint blk of 4. VF MUH. SG 153a cat £400 for M singles, should be at least double, £800 MUH, plus premium for imprint blk. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$550
3502
1925 (13 Jul) cover Port Moresby to Philadelphia franked 3d (partly affixed by local glue), endorsed 'Per Air Mail via Sydney & San Francisco', with additional franking of US 8c Airmail (3) tied by 'Seattle Wash AUG 21 Seat. Term. Sta 1925' duplex pmks, b/s New York. AAMC P1a (15 covers reported to exist). A very early air mail for Papua, possibly the earliest of the few Papua/US combinations recorded. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$350
3503
1929 Registered cover franked Lakatoi 1/- tied by 'Port Moresby 21 NOV 28' cds, by airmail to Brisbane, & then to USA, with USA 5c tied by 'San Francisco JAN 25 1929' cds to pay for airmail across USA to New Jersey, inc b/s of Brisbane, New York & Orange NJ arrival, plus h/s 'Not in the Registered Mail'. Very rare Papua-USA combination cover carried as part of the US PO Scheme where internal USA airmail postage could be prepaid by the sender affixing USA stamps on cover. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$350
3504
1935 FFC Oroville-Daru franked Lakatoi plane opt 3d tied by signature of Officer in Charge Oroville Police Camp, with endorsement & signature on reverse, Daru arrival cds & signed by pilot. VF fresh. AAMC P95 cat $375. Rare as only 117 flown. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$130
3505
1937 FFC Port Moresby-Lake Kutubu franked Coronation 1d (2), tied 'Port Moresby 11 OC 37' cds, reverse arrival endorsement & signature of Officer in Charge at Lake Kutubu Police Camp, plus signed by pilot. VF. AAMC P117 cat $600+. Only 17 flown. Very rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
3506
1945 QANTAS First Official Civilian Airmail FFC Port Moresby- Brisbane with Port Moresby s/l violet (registered) cachet & franked KGVI 2½d & Kookaburra 6d tied by faint 'PMGS DEPT C.I./30 OC 45/QLD-AUST' cds with a clear strike alongside & 2 diff b/s inc 'Lutwyche Post Depot N3/1 NO 45/QLD-AUST' cds. VF. AAMC P164 cat $300. Rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$150
3507
1945 QANTAS First Official Civilian Airmail FFC Port Moresby- Sydney to Canberra with Port Moresby s/l violet (registered) cachet & franked KGVI 2½d red & 3d brown (2) tied by faint 'PMG'S DEPT C.I./30 OC 45/QLD-AUST' with a clear strike alongside & 4 diff b/s inc GPO Sydney & Canberra, endorsed 'First Day Cover PNG Provisional Administration'. VF. AAMC P164A cat $300. Rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$150
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