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WORLD : PAPUA NEW GUINEA
Lot
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Status
6258
1952-58 Pictorial set ½d to £1. VF fresh MUH. SG 1-15 cat £90, retail $240. (16). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$70
6259
1952-58 Pictorial 10/- Map blk of 4. VFU, Port Moresby cds. SG 14 cat £52+ as singles.
 AVAILABLE at A$30
6260
1958 'Stamp Duty 1d' opt Hut 6½d blk of 4. VF MUH, usual darker, sl tropicalised gum. Bft 21 cat £60.
 SOLD at A$45
6261
1960 'Postal Charges 6d' on 7½d with Postage blocked out, variety opt greatly shifted down so 'POSTAGE' not blocked out. VF MUH, left marginal. SG D1 cat £850,+ plus premium for variety. Rare genuine example as only 800 printed (beware of plentiful forgeries often sold as genuine by dealers!). 2003 BPA photo-cert (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$800
6262
1960 'Postal Charges 6d' on 7½d with Postage blocked out. VF fresh MUH with pristine gum. SG D1 cat £850+. Rare genuine example as only 800 printed (beware of plentiful forgeries often sold as genuine by dealers!). Unusually fresh & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$700
6263
1960 'Postal Charges 6d' on 7½d, with Postage blocked out. VF MUH, left marginal, tropicalised gum as usual. SG D1 cat £850. Rare genuine as only around 800 printed & beware of forgeries. Copies of 2001 Ceremuga AIEP & 2004 Brandon photo-certs for blk it came from. (P)
 SOLD at A$500
6264
1960 'Postal Charges 6d' on 7½d with Postage blocked out, LL cnr marginal imprint blk of 4 with Government imprint. VF MUH, tropicalised gum as usual. SG D1 cat £3400++ as singles. Extremely rare genuine as only 800 printed, so only 22 imprints would have existed, of which the majority would have been split up, so definitely less than 10 imprint blks exist (beware of forgeries especially as there have been cases of incorrect/forged certificates). Guaranteed genuine & a certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$2800
6265
1960 'Postal Charges 6d' on 7½d with Postage blocked out, LR cnr marginal blk of 4. VF MUH, tropicalised gum as usual. SG D1 cat £3400 for singles plus premium for rare blk. Very rare genuine blk as only 800 printed (beware of forgeries often offered by dealers as genuine). Guaranteed genuine & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$1800
6266
1960 'Postal Charges 6d' on 7½d with Postage blocked out, plus normal 2d blue on FDC with 'Port Moresby 1 MR 60' cds. The postage rate was 5d, so taxed double deficiency 6d with circular 'T' h/s. SG D1 cat £450++. Extremely rare genuine illustrated FDC. Certificate can be obtained on request (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$2000
6267
1960 'Postal Charges 3d' opt ½d green, error opt DOUBLE. VF fresh MLH. SG D3a cat £1100. Only 1 sheet of 60 printed. Very rare genuine example (beware of forgeries often sold as genuine!) 2003 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$600
6268
1960 'Postal Charges 3d' opt ½d green, error opt DOUBLE. VF MUH appearance (expertly regummed). SG D3a cat £1100. Only 1 sheet of 60 printed. Very rare genuine example (beware of forgeries often sold as genuine!) Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$550
6269
1963 Rabaul 10/- LL cnr blk of 4 or QEII £1 LR plate number blk of 4. VF fresh MUH. SG 45-6 cat £39. (2 blks)
 SOLD at A$25
6270
1963 Rabaul 10/- & QEII £1 set opt 14mm SPECIMEN. VF fresh MUH. SG 45-6s cat £90. (2) (P)
 SOLD at A$60
6271
1963 QEII £1 opt 14mm SPECIMEN. VF fresh MUH. SG 45s cat £45.
 AVAILABLE at A$20
6272
1964-65 Bird 10/- opt SPECIMEN. VF fresh MUH. SG 71s cat £85. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$60
6273
1970 National Heritage set 5c-30c imperf PROOFS. VF fresh M, with original Courvoisier printers proof folder & issued set to compare. SG 169-72(p). Extremely rare -1st we have seen. (8) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$275
6274
1971 Fauna Conservation set 5c-30c imperf PROOFS. VF fresh M, with original Courvoisier printers proof folder & issued set to compare. SG 195-9(p). Extremely rare -1st we have seen. (10). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$300
6275
1972 Fauna Conservation set 7c-30c imperf PROOFS. VF fresh M, original Courvoisier printers proof folder & issued set to compare. SG 216-19(P). Extremely rare - only 2 sets recorded. (8) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$275
6276
1973 Telecommunications set 7c blk of 4, 9c & 30c imperf PROOFS. VF fresh M, with original Courvoisier printers proof folder, & issued set to compare. SG 231a, 235-6(p). Extremely rare - 1st we have seen. (12). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$350
6277
1976 Ships set 7t-60t imperf PROOFS. VF fresh M, with original Courvoisier printers proof folder & issued set to compare. SG 297-300(p). Extremely rare -1st we have seen. (8). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$275
6278
1976 Bougainville Art set 7t-30t imperf PROOFS. VF fresh M with original Courvoisier printers proof folder & issued set to compare. SG 301-4(p). Extremely rare, 1st we have seen. (8) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$275
6279
1976 Scouts in PNG 50th Anniv set of colour separation PROOFS, with 5 diff colours, plus the final stamp for ea all imperf, UNISSUED 25t & 30t stamps. Note the issued stamps were denominated 7t & 15t! Superb UN attached to Courvoisier printer's approval sheet dated '20 4 1976'. SG 309, 311(p). UNIQUE Scout thematic item. (12). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$1100
6280
1976 Scouting & Flight Anniv set 25t & 30t UNISSUED VALUES imperf PROOFS. Issued at 7t-60t. VF fresh M, with original Courvoisier printers proof folder & issued set to compare. SG 309-12(p). Extremely rare set of unissued values -1st we have seen. (8). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$700
6281
1977 Girl Guides in PNG 50th Anniv set 9t, 10t, 20t & 25t imperf PROOFS. Issued as 7t, 15t, 30t & 35t. VF fresh, affixed to House of Questa printers proof cards & issued set to compare. SG 338-41(p). Extremely rare set of unissued values -1st we've seen (8) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$700
6282
1982 Scouts 75th Anniv set of colour separation PROOFS, with 5 diff colours, plus the final stamp for ea value, all imperf. Note the issued 15t is represented here by an UNISSUED 7t stamp. Superb UN attached to Courvoisier printer's approval sheet dated '22 10 81'. SG 426-9(p). UNIQUE Scout thematic item. (24) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$1100
6283
1985 Ceremonial Structures set 10t-60t unissued rejected 1st printing, w/o 't' after value & smaller format. With copies of originals to compare. VF fresh MUH. SG 496-99(var) see footnote. Rare. (4). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$130
6285
1987 Fish 17t IMPERF marginal blk of 4 with blue shifted upwards. VF fresh MUH. SG 539(var). Only 1 sheet recorded with shifted colour. (4) (P)
 SOLD at A$120
6286
1987 Fish 35t Master DIE PROOF printed on light plastic (70x60mm). VF fresh. SG 541(p). Extremely rare -only example known to us. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$375
6287
1987 Fish 70t master DIE PROOF printed on light plastic (72x59mm). VF fresh. SG 542(p). Extremely rare -only example known to us. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$375
6288
1987 surch Coral 15t/12t, variety opt shifted 10m left resulting in bars at left & 15t at right over 12t. VFU, tied to piece by machine pmk. SG 562(var). Extremely rare -1st example we have seen. 2017 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
6289
1989 surch Fish 20t/17t, error opt shifted showing 20t near middle & bars at top, so 17t old value not obliterated!. VFU on piece, normal to compare. SG 602(var). Very rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$50
6290
1989 surch Fish 20t/17t, error opt partially missing with 't' & part of 'O' of 20t missing & bars missing, so old value 17t not obliterated! VFU, tied to piece by Lae pmk, normal to compare. SG 602(var). Very rare.
 AVAILABLE at A$50
6291
1994 Opts varieties group with 21t/80t Shell LL cnr vertical strip of 3 with black opt ink smear, 1995 opt Bird thick 21t/45t with opt 'comma' plus 1995 Tourism LL cnr imprint blks of 9 (2) both missing value, 1 blk also with extra opt ink blobs at LL. VF fresh MUH. SG 734, 756a & 751, 751b & 752 cat £235+. (4 items)
 AVAILABLE at A$110
6292
1994 Emergency opt set. VF fresh MUH. SG 730-40 cat £200. Mi 714-24 cat €320. (11). (P)
 SOLD at A$70
6293
1994 Emergency opt set. VF fresh MUH. SG 730-40 cat £200, Mi 714-24 cat €320. (11). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$110
6294
1994 Emergency opt set. VFU. SG 730-740 cat £55, Mi 714-24 cat €200. (11).
 AVAILABLE at A$35
6295
1994 Emergency opt 5t on 35t Dancer vert pr opt greatly shifted left, giving illusion of DOUBLE opt with partial obliterating bar at right. Also 2 normal opts in black or deep grey. VFU. SG 730(var) (4) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
6296
1994 Emergency opt 5t/35t Musical Bow upper half sheets of 25 (3) inc imprints, with opt varieties on ea. 1-20th Stamp with partial '5t' & 25th with partial 't'. 2-25th Stamp partial 't'. 3-15th Stamp partially missing '5' & opt box, & 25th very slpartial missing 't'. Plus blks of 6 (3) with left marginal normal & with part opt offset on gum, & LL imprint blk with part missing opt box on LL stamp. VF MUH, some sl gum tones. SG 731/731(var) cat £1300++ as normal singles. Unique stamp group for specialist showing various states of printing plate. (93 in 6 blks).
 AVAILABLE at A$400
6297
1994 Emergency opt 5t/35t Musical Bow upper half sheet of 25 inc imprints, with opt varieties on top row of 5, all have thick blurred opts (5t unreadable), plus LR vert pr with almost totally missing '5t' or partially missing 't'. Mostly VF MUH. SG 731/731a/731(var) cat £350 for normals, plus the SG 731a error is unpriced. Extremely rare combination of varieties. 2016 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$500
6298
1994 Emergency opt 5t/35t Musical Bow upper half sheet of 25 inc imprints, with opt varieties of 9th stamp partially missing '5t', 10th totally missing opt box (so 35t fully showing), 15th partially missing both box & '5t', 20th partially missing box & totally missing '5t' (rare w/o any trace at all of '5t') & 25th stamp almost totally missing '5t' -only very faint trace. VF fresh UN. SG 731/ 731a/731(var). This is the only known sheet that in addition to the usual missing '5t' variety on Pos 20 also shows mostly missing '5t' on the other 2 positions & also spectacularly missing opt box varieties of which no other examples have ever been recorded. Important item for the specialist. 2016 AIEP Ceremuga photo cert. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$1200
6299
1994 Emergency opt 5t/35t Musical Bow, error opt TRIPLE! with opt normal & 2 opts inverted & weak. VF MUH. SG 731(var). Very rare error of which only 1 sheet was discovered - examples have previously sold for between $475-$800+ in our earlier auctions. 2011 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$180
6300
1994 Emergency opt 5t/35t Musical Bow upper ½ sheet of 25, top row variety opt heavily blurred, plus 2 stamps at base of last column, '5t' almost missing or 't' partially missing opts. Mostly VF MUH. SG 731(var)+ 731a cat £350+ as normals alone while the SG731a error is unpriced. Extremely rare. 2018 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$400
6301
1994 Emergency opt 5t/35t Musical Bow lower ½ sheet of 25 variety 'full strong offset on reverse'. MUH mostly fresh. SG 731(var) cat £350+ as normals. Very rare multiple.
 AVAILABLE at A$200
6302
1994 Emergency opt 21t/80t Shells full sheet of 50 with imprints in ea cnr. VF fresh MUH. SG 734 cat £2250++ as singles. Rare as sheet. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$375
6303
1994 Provisional 50t/35t Gogodala Mask, variety opt INVERTED. VF fresh MUH. SG 736a cat £600. Only 1 sheet of 50 discovered. 2000 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$500
6304
1995 Tourism set of 8 in 4 setenant prs 21t, 45t, 60t & 90t, last 3 prs MISSING surch. VF fresh MUH. SG 747-54(var) mentioned in footnote as unissued but unpriced. Very rare full set. Previous sets have realised $500-$1000. (4 prs). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$400
6305
1995 Tourism 65t/60t LL cnr imprint blk of 12 inc error missing 65t opt on 3rd stamp at top. VF fresh MUH. SG 751a/b-752 cat £46, plus premium for imprint blk.
 AVAILABLE at A$30
6306
1995 Tourism 65t/60t LL cnr imprint blk of 12 inc error missing 65t opt on 3rd stamp at top. VF fresh MUH. SG 751a/b-752 cat £46, plus premium for imprint blk.
 AVAILABLE at A$30
6307
1995 Emergency thick opt Bird 21t/90t (small t) sheet of 50 with major error of solid opt ink black band along base that has ghost impressions of opts & also black perf dots on 18 stamps where ink came through perf holes of sheet above this one. Mostly VF MUH, tropicalised spot on 1 stamp. SG 756b(var) cat £400+ as normals. Certainly a unique error sheet. 2018 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$500
6308
2001 Surch K2.65 on 65t PhilexFrance, error opt DOUBLE, 2nd opt shifted down &/or left 4-6mm. UR cnr blk of 4 with diff placement on ea stamp. 2nd Opt was misplaced at a sl angle, giving wider spacing of opts at left of sheet, with UR cnr opts close together. VF fresh MUH. SG 906(var). Unique plate blks as only 1 sheet of 50 existed. 2016 AIEP Ceremuga photo cert. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$1100
6309
2001 Surch K2.65 on 65t PhilexFrance, error opt DOUBLE, 2nd opt shifted down &/or left 1mm. UR cnr blk of 4 with diff placement on ea stamp. 2nd Opt was misplaced at a sl angle, giving wider spacing of opts at left of sheet, with UR cnr opts close together. VF fresh MUH. SG 906(var). Unique plate blks as only 1 sheet of 50 existed. 2016 AIEP Ceremuga photo cert. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$1100
6310
2001 Surch K2.65 on 65t PhilexFrance, error opt DOUBLE, 2nd opt shifted down & left 1- 2mm. 2nd Opt was misplaced at a sl angle giving a wider spacing of opts at left of sheet, with UR cnr opts close together. VF fresh MUH top marginal. SG 906(var). Only 1 sheet of 50 existed. 2016 AIEP Ceremuga photo cert. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$350
6311
2001 Surch 50t/25t Sydney 2000 Olympics, error opt DOUBLE! -opts beside each other. Superb MUH. Mi 906DD, SG 906(var). From the only known sheet of 50 found at Boroko PO in Jan 2002. Spectacular! 2005 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$450
6312
2001 Surch 50t/25t Sydney 2000 Olympics, error opt DOUBLE! TR cnr imprint blk of 4. Superb MUH. Only 1 sheet of 50 existed so only 4 imprint blks of 4. As one opt is diag misplaced, the appearance of the double opts greatly changes across the sheet from overlapping in TR cnr to widely spaced in LL cnr. Great recent discovery of which only 1 sheet was found & bought in Boroko PO in Jan 2002. Striking item & great addition to a PNG or Olympic collection. 2004 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (4) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$1500
6313
2001 Surch 50t/25t Sydney 2000 Olympics, error opt TRIPLE! LL cnr imprint blk of 4. Superb MUH. Only 1 sheet existed so only 4 imprint blks of 4. As one opt is greatly shifted downwards the 50t appears in the sheet margin at base just below the bottom row of stamps & is missing from the top row, thus the 5 upper stamps have 3 opt blks but only 2 opt '50t'. Great discovery with only 1 sheet found & bought at Boroko PO in Jan 2002. Spectacular item & great addition to an Olympic or PNG collection. 2004 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert (4) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$1500
6314
2007 Orchids Personalised Stamps K3.35 sheetlet of 20 with Woodlark Is Cuscus tab printed DOUBLE error, 2nd impression inverted & on top of stamp impression! Plus normal sheet for comparison. VF fresh MUH. SG 1179(var). Extremely rare as only 4 such sheetlets discovered. Conservatively reserved at only $30 per error stamp. 2017 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (20) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$600
6315
WW2 Australian Army group of covers, all diff numeral allocations, several rare Unit Postal Stations 364 (Wau), 365 (Lae), 368 (Motupena Point reception camp), 372 (Grim Point), 376 (Cape Hoskins), 390, superb rubber Y17 (Ramu Valley), generally fine strikes. Mostly F-VF condition. (15 inc 2 reg)
 AVAILABLE at A$150
6316
1943 Stampless cover endorsed ' Stamps not available', from 'Bishop Newton Anglican Mission c/o ANGAU Port Moresby Australian New Guinea' with 'Aust Army PO 218 15 OC 43'cds (Milne Bay) plus censor tape & h/s. To England endorsed 'No charge to be made' plus GB ½d & 2d with m/s cancel, apparently to pay for redirection. VF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$90
6317
1944 Stampless cover from AL Mitchell, Murua Woodlark Is, sent via 'AIF Field PO No 8 1 MR 44' as all civilian POs closed. To Aust Board of Mission Sydney with censor tape & h/s plus incorrectly taxed 2d -all civilian mail was post free if they stayed at their posts, with Postage Dues ½d strip of 4 (SG D112) tied by m/s line cancel. Rare from this location, mail only known from 2 missionaries. VF. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$275
6318
1960 cover franked 'POSTAL CHARGES 6d' on 7½d blue with Postage blocked out, plus 1d on 6½d, 3d on ½d, 1/- on 3½d & 3/- on 2½d, tied by 'Port Moresby 1 MR 60' cds with violet 'T 5/1' inc circle h/s. Superb fresh U. SG D1, ex D2-6 cat £459++ as loose stamps, plus premium for very rare cover. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$700
6319
1969 3rd South Pacific Games Port Moresby set of 5 covers registered from the 5 diff POs which operated, ea with the special commem green/red labels. Mostly VF. Scarce comp set. (5)
 AVAILABLE at A$50
6320
1994 Provisional opt K1.20/40t Ship error opt DOUBLE (both equally strong & partly overlapping), used along with Waterfall 50t tied by Lae cds on correctly franked registered cover with provisional reg label, to Australia with Mansfield & Upper Mt Gravatt transit & arrival cds. SG 709(var). Major rarity for the specialist as only 1 pane of 25 was discovered & only 1 other cover is known to us. 2012 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$900
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