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Lot
Description
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1531
1913 KGV 1d carmine-red engraved, plate 3, upper half sheet of 60 (now split into 3 blks with plate No. 3 imprint at top & 2 half imprints at sides). MUH with rev gum tropicalisation. ACSC 59V(3)defz cat $1150. (60)
  A$130
(US$90)
(€81)
(£69)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€124)
(£106)
A$
1532
1913 1d Engraved Plate No 4 upper marginal blk of 12 (6x2), central perf separation, reinforced ACSC 59(4)z cat $325. Plate 4 LL part imprint blk of 10 (5x2) with part imprint & variety 'spear in Emu (pos 4/113), fresh MUH ACSC cat $200, plus 9 other 1d Engraved inc CTO & blk of 4. Also 1½ Red Die II SM wmk perf 13½x17½. Ash imprint lower marginal comp strip of 12, rev tropicalisation. (43 stamps).
  A$130
(US$90)
(€81)
(£69)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€124)
(£106)
A$
1533
1914 KGV 1d Red engraved, pale & deep shades. VF fresh MUH. SG 17/17c. ACSC 59 cat $37. (2)
  A$15
(US$10)
(€9)
(£8)
  A$20
(US$14)
(€12)
(£11)
A$
1534
1914 Kookaburra 6d Engraved. F-VF CTO. SG 19 cat £450. ACSC 60 cat $480. (6) (P)
  A$130
(US$90)
(€81)
(£69)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€124)
(£106)
A$
1535
1927 Canberra 1½d plate no 12 UL cnr blk of 4. F-VF MUH. ACSC 132zk cat $750. Very scarce especially as MUH. (P)
  A$350
(US$242)
(€217)
(£186)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
A$
1536
1927-30 Commems perf OS comp with 1½d Canberra & Swan, 3d Kookaburra & Airmail & 1930 Sturt set. VF fresh MUH. ACSC cat $360. SG O112-13 & O119-22 cat £155 for M, should be at least double £310 MUH.(6)
  A$120
(US$83)
(€74)
(£64)
  A$180
(US$124)
(€112)
(£95)
A$
1537
1928 Kookaburra 3d M/sheet. VF fresh MUH, very sl gum crease top marginal. SG MS106a. ACSC 133MS cat $375. (P)
  A$100
(US$69)
(€62)
(£53)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
A$
1538
1928 Kookaburra 3d M/sheet with Red Exhibition cancel. VF totally UH gum. SG MS106a cat £200+. ACSC 133MSw cat $450. (P)
  A$130
(US$90)
(€81)
(£69)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€124)
(£106)
A$
1539
1929 Airmail 3d green Booklet pane inc margin on registered airmail cover with Kingsford Smith 6d blk of 4, single & 3d. To England, via Netherlands Indies. SG 115a(var) cat £80+++ as loose singles. ACSC 136c cat $450 M, pane unpriced U or on cover. Cover with some edge repairs & toning but still a Commonwealth rarity & probably unique cover. (P)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
A$
1540
1930 Lord Howe Island provisional Sturt 1½d with m/s '2d paid PM LHI' tied to cover by 'Lord Howe Island 15 SP 1930' cds. Provisional made due to lack of 2d stamps after postal rates changed in August. ACSC 139c, SG 117(var) footnote cat £750 as loose stamp & should be at least double, on cover, so £1500. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$1100
(US$759)
(€682)
(£583)
  A$1500
(US$1035)
(€930)
(£795)
A$
1541
1931 Kingsford Smith opt OS set 2d & 3d. VF fresh MUH. SG O123-4 cat £360 for M, should be at least double, £720 MUH. ACSC 141-2(OS) cat $1175. Rare genuine MUH set. 2019 Ceremuga AIEP photo-cert. (2) (P)
  A$650
(US$449)
(€403)
(£345)
  A$850
(US$587)
(€527)
(£451)
A$
1542
1931 Kingsford Smith opt OS set 2d & 3d. VF M/MLH. SG O123-4 cat £360. ACSC 141-5(OS) cat $600. 3d RPSV photo cert. (P)
  A$180
(US$124)
(€112)
(£95)
  A$275
(US$190)
(€171)
(£146)
A$
1543
1931 Kingsford Smith opt OS set 2d & 3d. VF fresh MLH. SG O123-4 cat £360. ACSC 141-2(OS) cat $600. Scarce genuine set. (2) (P)
  A$220
(US$152)
(€136)
(£117)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
A$
1544
1931 Kingsford Smith 3d opt OS, UL cnr plate no 1 blk of 4. Superb fresh 2M/2MUH. SG O124 cat £1100 for M singles, the MUH should be double, so £1650 for singles, plus significant premium for plate no blk. ACSC 142(OS)z cat $6000+. Great rarity & only several genuine blks recorded. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$2700
(US$1863)
(€1674)
(£1431)
  A$3700
(US$2553)
(€2294)
(£1961)
A$
1545
1932 Lyrebird 1/- green. W/C VF MUH. SG 140 cat £45 for M, should be at least double, £90 MUH. ACSC 145 cat $125.
  A$60
(US$41)
(€37)
(£32)
  A$80
(US$55)
(€50)
(£42)
A$
1546
1932 Lyrebird 1/- green Ash imprint blk of 4. VF 2M/2MUH, gum sl tropicalized on upper 2 M stamps, while MUH imprint pr is fresh. ACSC 145Aza cat $450. (P)
  A$130
(US$90)
(€81)
(£69)
  A$180
(US$124)
(€112)
(£95)
A$
1547
1932 Bridge set 2d to 5/-. F-VF MUH, sun-tanned gum. SG 141-43 cat £440+ for M, should be at least double, £850 MUH. ACSC 146-48 $1520. (3) (P)
  A$220
(US$152)
(€136)
(£117)
  A$350
(US$242)
(€217)
(£186)
A$
1548
1932 Bridge 5/-. VF MUH, with suntanned gum, W/C UL cnr example. SG 143 cat £425 for M, should be at least double, £850 MUH. ACSC 148 cat $1500. (P)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
A$
1549
1932 Bridge 5/- imprint single. VF fresh MUH. SG 143. ACSC 148 cat $1500+ plus large premium for imprint. (P)
  A$700
(US$483)
(€434)
(£371)
  A$1000
(US$690)
(€620)
(£530)
A$
1550
1932 Bridge 5/-. F-VF fresh MUH. SG 143 cat £425 for M, should be at least £850 MUH. ACSC 148 cat $1500. (P)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
  A$800
(US$552)
(€496)
(£424)
A$
1551
1932 Bridge 5/- green. F-VF fresh MLH. SG143 cat £425. ACSC 148 cat $550. (P)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
  A$400
(US$276)
(€248)
(£212)
A$
1552
1932 Bridge 5/-. VFM. SG 143 cat £425. ACSC 148 cat $550. (P)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
  A$350
(US$242)
(€217)
(£186)
A$
1553
1932 Bridge 5/- green. VFU/CTO. ACSC 148w cat $300. SG 143 cat £200. (P)
  A$130
(US$90)
(€81)
(£69)
  A$180
(US$124)
(€112)
(£95)
A$
1554
1932 KGV 2d Red Postal Forgery typographed on no wmk paper, perf 11. VF fresh MUH with official M/S line as almost all Mint have to invalidate them. These postal forgeries were used to mail out 'Irish Sweepstakes' tickets -which were also forgeries! SG footnote cat £400 for M, should be at least double, £800 MUH. ACSC 103CC cat $1500. Rare specialist item & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$800
(US$552)
(€496)
(£424)
  A$1200
(US$828)
(€744)
(£636)
A$
1555
1934-48 Hermes 1/6 purple CofA wmk thick paper IMPERF horiz pr. Superb fresh MLH, all 4 large margins. SG 153a(var). ACSC 162ba cat $2000 & under-catalogued. Very rare. (P)
  A$1200
(US$828)
(€744)
(£636)
  A$1800
(US$1242)
(€1116)
(£954)
A$
1556
1936 South Australia Centenary set 2d, 3d, 1/- Ash imprint blks of 4. VF MLH/MUH, lightly sun-tanned gum. ACSC 171z-73z cat $200.
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£37)
  A$100
(US$69)
(€62)
(£53)
A$
1557
1937 KGVI 2d red Die I plate no.1 UL cnr blk of 4. VFU/CTO. SG 167(var), ACSC 187x cat $600 for M, unpriced as U & rarer thus. (P)
  A$200
(US$138)
(€124)
(£106)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
A$
1558
1937 KGVI 3d blue Die I Ash imprint blk of 4. Stamps VF fresh MUH, M in gutter only. SG 168 cat £260+ as singles, ACSC 191z cat $500 MUH blk or still $400 for singles. (P)
  A$170
(US$117)
(€105)
(£90)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
A$
1559
1937 KGVI 3d blue Die I 'white wattles' F-VF fresh MUH. SG 168a cat £170, ACSC 190 cat $400. (P)
  A$80
(US$55)
(€50)
(£42)
  A$120
(US$83)
(€74)
(£64)
A$
1560
1937 KGVI 3d blue Die I 'white wattles' blk of 4. F-VF fresh MUH. SG 168a cat £680, ACSC 190 cat $1600. (P)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
  A$450
(US$311)
(€279)
(£239)
A$
1561
1937 KGVI 3d blue Die 1 'white wattles'. VF fresh MUH. SG 168a cat £170. ACSC 190 cat $400. (P)
  A$100
(US$69)
(€62)
(£53)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
A$
1562
1937 KGVI 3d blue 'white wattles' blk of 4, left marginal. VF MUH. SG 168a cat £680. ACSC 190 cat $1600. (P)
  A$350
(US$242)
(€217)
(£186)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
A$
1563
1937 KGVI 3d blue Die 1a, Ash gutter imprint blk of 4. Stamps VF fresh MUH, some perf separations & sl gum disturbance in gutter. SG 168b cat £640++ as loose stamps. ACSC 192z cat $2000. (P)
  A$450
(US$311)
(€279)
(£239)
  A$650
(US$449)
(€403)
(£345)
A$
1564
1937 KGVI 3d blue Die 1a. VF fresh MUH. SG 168b cat £160. ACSC 192 cat $400. (P)
  A$130
(US$90)
(€81)
(£69)
  A$180
(US$124)
(€112)
(£95)
A$
1565
1937 KGVI 3d blue Die Ia Ash imprint blk of 4. VF U/CTO. SG 168b, ACSC 192z cat $1250 for M, unpriced U & rare thus. (P)
  A$350
(US$242)
(€217)
(£186)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
A$
1566
1937 Lyrebird 1/- perf 13½x14 Ash 42.5mm imprint blk of 4. Fresh MLH/MUH. ACSC 208zc cat $400. SG 174 cat £200 as 4 stamps. (P)
  A$130
(US$90)
(€81)
(£69)
  A$180
(US$124)
(€112)
(£95)
A$
1567
1937 KGVI 2d red Die II Plate 3 w/o dots, upper gutter blk of 4. VF fresh fully MUH. SG 184(var), ACSC 188zb cat $2500. Extremely rare. (P)
  A$700
(US$483)
(€434)
(£371)
  A$1200
(US$828)
(€744)
(£636)
A$
1568
1937-49 Lyrebird 1/- green IMPERF horiz pr. F-VF MLH/MUH, stain in middle. SG 192(var). ACSC 209b cat $800. (P)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
  A$350
(US$242)
(€217)
(£186)
A$
1569
1937-52 KGVI MUH collection comp on Seven Seas hingeless pages. Inc 1937 3d blue, Die I, Ia, 2, 2 thin paper & 3, Robes set to £1 thick & thin paper, AIF set, Arms set to £2 & 2/6 Aborigine (3) inc Emergency printing. All VF fresh, retail $1460. (108) (P)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
  A$600
(US$414)
(€372)
(£318)
A$
1570
1938 Robes 5/- thick paper with light clear partial OFFSET on reverse. VF MUH. ACSC 212Ca cat $750. (P)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
A$
1571
1938 Robes set 5/-, 10/-, £1 imprint blks of 4. £1 & 5/- Ash, 10/- Authority. Stamps fresh MUH. SG 176-78(var) cat £500+ as singles plus premium for imprint blks. ACSC 212z, 214za, 216z cat $1475. (P)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
  A$700
(US$483)
(€434)
(£371)
A$
1572
1938 Robes set 10/- & £1 thick paper, opt SPECIMEN. VF MUH, very small tone line on reverse of £1. (£1 is deep slate-blue from McCracken printing with black opt). SG 177-8s cat £835. ACSC 214x & 216x cat $1875. Rare genuine MUH. 2019 Ceremuga AIEP photo-cert. (2). (P)
  A$350
(US$242)
(€217)
(£186)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
A$
1573
1938 Robes £1 thick paper opt SPECIMEN (dull blue from Ash printing with grey-black opt). VF fresh MLH. SG 178s cat £800, ACSC 216Ax cat $750. (P)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
  A$400
(US$276)
(€248)
(£212)
A$
1574
1938 Robes £1 thick paper, opt SPECIMEN (dull blue Ash printing with grey-black opt), variety opt shifted down into value tablet. VF fresh MLH. ACSC 216Ax cat $750+, SG 178s cat £800+. Rare opt shift variety & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$400
(US$276)
(€248)
(£212)
  A$600
(US$414)
(€372)
(£318)
A$
1575
1938 Robes £1 thick paper opt SPECIMEN with all-over black opt ink smudge due to printing equipment malfunction (£1 deep slate from McCracken printing with black opt). VF UN. SG 178s(var) cat £800, ACSC 216x(var) cat $1500 - both for normal. Spectacular printing error. Genuine opt. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
  A$400
(US$276)
(€248)
(£212)
A$
1576
1942-50 Queen 1d purple-brown near comp? COIL ROLL of 960 with tag saying 22 missing so est 469 coil perf prs. VF MUH. ACSC 225bd cat $11,000+, SG 203a cat £10,000+ = A$18,500. (P)
  A$800
(US$552)
(€496)
(£424)
  A$1500
(US$1035)
(€930)
(£795)
A$
1577
1942-50 KGVI 2½d red, left marg blk of 9, error DOUBLE perfs on 3 stamps of 1st column. VF MUH. SG 206(var). ACSC 230bc cat $600+ for double perfs as singles, plus premium for blk. (P)
  A$220
(US$152)
(€136)
(£117)
  A$350
(US$242)
(€217)
(£186)
A$
1578
1942-50 KGVI 3½d blue specialist group with varieties inc 'white face' blk of 4, thin paper blk of 4, imprint blk of 4, across gutter blk of 30 etc. VF M/MUH. SG 207. ACSC 231/a/c/zg cat $1400. (53)
  A$350
(US$242)
(€217)
(£186)
  A$500
(US$345)
(€310)
(£265)
A$
1579
1942-50 KGVI 3½d blue THIN PAPER left cnr imprint blk of 4. F-VF fresh 3M/1MLH. SG 207(var), ACSC 231a/zg cat $350++ as singles. (P)
  A$120
(US$83)
(€74)
(£64)
  A$180
(US$124)
(€112)
(£95)
A$
1580
1947 Newcastle 2½d Shortland, error IMPERF vertically on top pr of top marginal blk of 4. VF fresh MUH. SG 219(var). ACSC 242ba cat $3500+ for pr alone, plus premium for positional blk. Extremely rare & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
  A$1800
(US$1242)
(€1116)
(£954)
  A$2800
(US$1932)
(€1736)
(£1484)
A$
1581
1948 Hermes 1/6 purple, thin paper on cover to USA tied by 'Sydney 20 JAN 1948' pmk. ACSC says issued Feb 1948. To Canada. Plus thick paper on 1946 cover to compare. SG 153ab, ACSC 163. (2)
  A$100
(US$69)
(€62)
(£53)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
A$
1582
1949 Arms set 10/- to £2 opt SPECIMEN. VF fresh MUH. SG 224b-d cat £160. ACSC 269-71x cat $275. (3) (P)
  A$100
(US$69)
(€62)
(£53)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
A$
1583
1949 Arms £1 blue, blk of 4. VF fresh MUH. SG 224c cat £168, ACSC 270 cat $240. (P)
  A$100
(US$69)
(€62)
(£53)
  A$150
(US$104)
(€93)
(£80)
A$
1584
1950 Stamp Centenary 2½d pr in blk of 40 (4x10) with pre-printing paper wrinkle causing void white line through lower 7 rows. VF fresh MUH. SG 239-40(var). ACSC 278-9(var). Unique error multiple.
  A$220
(US$152)
(€136)
(£117)
  A$350
(US$242)
(€217)
(£186)
A$
1585
1951 Gold & Responsible Government Centenaries 3d setenant pr IMPERF Die PROOF with large margins in its original card holder with CBA Note Printing Branch cachet in violet on reverse. Only 8 made, 7 of which are numbered, 2 of which are now in the Royal collection & Australia Post archival coll'n. This proof numbered 21 was presented to Sir G Chippendall, Director General of the PMG Department. VF fresh as printed. ACSC 284/5 DP(1) cat $5000. Extremely rare specialist item. (P)
  A$1800
(US$1242)
(€1116)
(£954)
  A$2800
(US$1932)
(€1736)
(£1484)
A$
1586
1953 PO SPECIMEN folder with current defs (22) to 5/- CTO, Arms 10/-, £1, £2 opt SPECIMEN MUH. (25) (P)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
  A$400
(US$276)
(€248)
(£212)
A$
1587
ca.1953 Specimen folder (no number) with KGVI issues to 1/0½, Zoologicals to 1/-, Hermes 1/6, Crocodile 2/-, Aborigine 2/6, QEII 1d, 3d & 3½d, plus Arms 5/-, all VF CTO with UH gum, plus Arms 10/- to £2 opt SPECIMEN VF MUH. Comp folders very scarce. (P)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
  A$400
(US$276)
(€248)
(£212)
A$
1588
ca.1953 Specimen folder (no number) with KGVI issues to 1/0½, Zoologicals to 1/-, Hermes 1/6, Crocodile 2/-, Aborigine 2/6, QEII 1d, 3d & 3½d, plus Arms 5/-, all VF CTO with UH gum, plus Arms 10/- to £2 opt Specimen VF MUH. Comp folders rare. (P)
  A$250
(US$173)
(€155)
(£133)
  A$400
(US$276)
(€248)
(£212)
A$
1589
1960 Girl Guides 5d aniline with full design clearly visible through the paper, appearing as a comp OFFSET on reverse. Blk of 4. VF fresh MUH. SG 334(var). (4).
  A$40
(US$28)
(€25)
(£21)
  A$70
(US$48)
(€43)
(£37)
A$
1590
1960 Centenary of Northern Territory Exploration 5d full sheet of 120 with error perfs misplaced 3mm left. VF fresh MUH. SG 335(var), ACSC 378bb cat $100 ea = $12,000 as singles, retail similar, & should be even more as full sheet. Extremely rare, only 3 or 4 sheets issued, this being the only known full sheet. (P)
  A$1800
(US$1242)
(€1116)
(£954)
  A$2800
(US$1932)
(€1736)
(£1484)
A$
1591
1964 Navigators set 7/6-£2 opt SPECIMEN. VF fresh MUH. SG 357-60s cat £475, ACSC cat $600. (4) (P)
  A$400
(US$276)
(€248)
(£212)
  A$600
(US$414)
(€372)
(£318)
A$
1592
1964 Navigators set 7/6-£2 opt SPECIMEN, 10/- & £1 are white paper, £2 with opt at LR. VF fresh MUH. SG 357-60s(var) cat £475+, ACSC 406x, 407xb, 408xb & 409xb cat $800. (4) (P)
  A$450
(US$311)
(€279)
(£239)
  A$650
(US$449)
(€403)
(£345)
A$
1594
1965 General Monash 5d, blk of 15 (=¼ sheet) with margins, top 3 stamps error yellow colour OMITTED from upper half of stamp, so '5d' is white instead of yellow! VF fresh MUH. SG 378(var), ACSC 432(var), error unlisted as new discovery of which only 1 sheet was found in 2018. Only 4 blks of 15 exist, the 1st blk offered sold for $1780+ in auction 340. 2018 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (15) (P)
  A$700
(US$483)
(€434)
(£371)
  A$1200
(US$828)
(€744)
(£636)
A$
1595
1965 Hargrave 5d error PURPLE OMITTED (value), with left margin sheet number. VF fresh MUH, normal to compare. ACSC 433c cat $600+, SG 379a cat £500+, plus premium for sheet no. (P)
  A$300
(US$207)
(€186)
(£159)
  A$450
(US$311)
(€279)
(£239)
A$
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