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AUSTRALIA : AUSTRALIA - OTHER COVERS
Lot
Description
Status
1556
1914 Use of PPC of Melbourne GPO franked KGV 1d carmine-red engraved, tied by 'Outer Harbour Sth Australia 4 JE 14' cds. To London. Sg 17, ACSC 59C cat $300 on cover. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
1557
1914 WWI Patriotic cover with allied flags, franked KGV 1d red tied by 'Sydney DE 24 1914' pmk. Sent locally. Spectacular. (P)
 SOLD at A$150
1558
1915 Address label on parcel piece franked Kangaroo 1st wmk 1/- dull greyish-green (cnr flt) & 2nd wmk 6d ultramarine, tied by 'Parcel Post Adelaide' roller pmks. SG 11 & 26, ACSC 18A & 30E -ea cat $1500 on cover. Both rare on entire. Extremely rare franking for 1/6 intra-state 4-5lbs parcel rate. (P)
 SOLD at A$650
1559
1916 Registered cover (sl tones) franked KGV 1d deep red (aniline) x5, tied by 'Crows Nest Queensland AP 7 16' cds with scarce red & black reg label. SG 21, ACSC 70.
 AVAILABLE at A$70
1560
1924 Registered cover franked Kangaroo 3rd wmk 3d olive Die IIB plus KGV 1½d green, tied by 'West Marrickville 19 MR 24' cds with scarce Provisional M/S red reg label. SG 37e & 61. ACSC 14 cat $200 on cover. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
1561
1927 OHMS 'The Senate' envelope (flts) franked Canberra 1½d perf OS tied by 'Canberra FCT 2 JY 27' cds. SG O112, ACSC 132bd unpriced on cover (in comparison 1929 Swan OS cat $750 on cover). Rare proper usage. (P)
 SOLD at A$850
1562
1930 Inward Registered cover from Russia, by air to Berlin, franked 15k & 50k Peasants tied by 'Moskow 19 7 30' cds. With boxed 'Luftpostamp Berlin' cachet plus b/s Berlin, Melbourne & Belgrave arrival. Earliest known 'Jusque' airmail item Russia-Australia (earliest in Perry collection was 1931 which sold for $875). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$300
1563
1931 Australia-England FFC use of KGV 5d Reg Envelope uprated KGV 4d olive & 5d brown, plus Kingsford Smith 6d violet (5, inc blk of 4) tied by 'Brisbane 15 MY 31' cds. To England with "Salcombe Devon 5 JU 31' arrival b/s. Attractive. AAMC 203. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$80
1564
1934? Parcel label franked Victoria Cent 1/- perf 11½, Koala 6d & Kangaroo 2/- (3) tied by barred GPO Parcel pmks, 7/3 pays the 8-11 lbs rate, plus 3d reg free. SG 134, 146 & 149a. ACSC 40, 150 & 156. (P)
 SOLD at A$150
1565
1935? Parcel Tag franked Silver Jubilee 2/-, Koala 6d & Lyrebird 1/-, tied by barred pmks. To Adelaide paying 5-8lbs rate of 3/6 to adjoining states. 2/- Jubilee scarce on commercial postal items. SG 140, 146 & 158. ACSC 145, 150 & 158 - the 2/- alone cat $400 on cover. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$150
1566
1935 Registered cover Kingsford Smith 6d violet tied by indistinct 'Nargong 16 JA 35' cds & rare red & black type C4A Reg label. To Victoria with b/s of 'TPO West', Melbourne & Footscray arrival. SG 123, ACSC 143 cat $150 on cover. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
1567
1936 Airmail cover franked Airmail 3d type B booklet stamp with huge margins & KGV 2d red also from booklet with inverted wmk & top perfs trimmed as often from booklets, tied by 'Darwin NT 1 AU 36' cds. To Sydney. SG 115a & 127w, ACSC 103a & 137, Air stamp alone cat $250 on cover. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$130
1568
1937 Registered cover franked KGV 4d olive CofA wmk tied by 'North Rothbury NSW 13 JA 37' cds, rare & unusual seriffed red reg label, b/s of Branxton, West Maitland, Sydney & Geelong arrival. SG 129, ACSC 117. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$80
1569
1937 Use of PO FDC (sl tones) endorsed for Coronation Day franked Queen 1d & KGVI 2d (2) tied by 'Coramba 12 MY 37' with rare improvised use of Coramba Parcel Post as reg label. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$80
1570
1964 Large cover (270x215mm) franked 11d Bandicoot experimental Helecon printing, tied by 'Monto Qld 18 MR 64' cds, paying 3rd weight step rate. Dated before the 2nd printing of June 1965. SG 319(var), ACSC 362A cat $150 on cover & rare single franking.
 SOLD at A$150
1571
1970 Registered Airmail cover franked Cook M/sheet tied by 'Fawkner 2 JE 70' cds. To Israel with 'Inspected & Safe for Transmission' label tied by Postmaster oval cancel & signed, as per new regulations for mails to Israel after bomb explosions in aircraft carrying mail to Israel, with original letter setting out new rules. Rare early precursor of current security rules.
 SOLD at A$160
1572
Military 1995 airmail cover from Major McConaghy, a member of the small Australian contingent to UNAMIR II, which provided medical support & humanitarian relief during Rwandan Civil War, to his wife in Australia, bearing the rare provisional label 'Postage Paid Australia AFPO 4 Rwanda', denominated '45c' by hand, tied by 'AUST FPO17 AP 95 4' cds, plus 'UNAMIR II ASC' gorilla cachet in red on reverse. Accompanied by detailed account of Australian involvement. Few exist. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$150
1573
WWI Single Correspondence (7) from Bert Savage 2nd Pioneer Battalion AIF with August 1916 PPC from Cape Town, 1917 (March) Field Service card, 1917 photos (3) with single portrait, Bert with army cobber & No.12 Platoon C Company unit photograph. Nov 1917 Pictorial Christmas greetings PPC headed 'Flanders' (superb) & Dec 1918 New Year PPC headed 'France'. (7) (P)
 SOLD at A$180
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