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AUSTRALIA : NEW SOUTH WALES (2)
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2179
1888-89 Centenary 1d lilac, imperf proof, no wmk, wove paper, printed from special master die proof mini-plate of 4 electro types. VF UN as made, 4 margins. SG 253(p). Very rare, less than 10 recorded. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$80
2180
1888-89 Centenary 1d green, imprint proof, no wmk, wove paper, printed from special master die proof mini-plate of 4 electrotypes. VF UN as made, 4 margins. SG 253(p). Very rare, less than 10 recorded. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$80
2181
1888 Centenary Emu 2d blue POSTAL FORGERY, no wmk, line perf 11 on thick coarse mesh paper. VFU, light part '1134' numeral cancel of 'The Exchange', plus normal to compare. SG 254(F) footnote cat £450+. Rare specialist item. (2) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$350
2182
1888 Centenary 2d Emu 2d deep blue, POSTAL FORGERY, no wmk, line perf 11, on thick coarse mesh paper. VFU, NSW ovals pmk. SG 254(F) footnote cat £450+. Rare item for specialist. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$350
2183
1888-89 Cook Centenary 4d orange, imperf horiz Proof pr, no wmk, wove paper, printed from special master Die Proof Mini-Plate of 4 electrotypes. Superb UN as made, all 4 margins. SG 255(p). Very rare as less than 10 recorded. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$300
2184
1888-89 QV Centenary 6d brown-purple, imperf horiz Proof pr, no wmk, wove paper, printed from special master Die Proof Mini-Plate of 4 electrotypes. Superb UN as made, all 4 margins. SG 256(p). Very rare as less than 10 recorded. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
2185
1888-84 QV Centenary 6d blue imperf Proof, no wmk wove paper, printed from special master die proof mini-plate of 4 electros. VF UN as made, 4 margins. SG 256(p). Very rare, less than 10 recorded. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
2186
1888-89 Lyrebird Centenary 8d green, imperf horiz Proof pr, no wmk, wove paper, printed from special master Die Proof Mini-Plate of 4 electrotypes. Superb UN as made, all 4 margins. SG 257(p). Very rare as less than 10 recorded. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$400
2187
1888-89 Kangaroo Centenary 1/- grey, imperf horiz Proof pr, no wmk, wove paper, printed from special master Die Proof Mini-Plate of 4 electrotypes. Superb UN as made, all 4 margins. SG 258(p). Very rare as less than 10 recorded. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$400
2188
1888-89 Map Centenary 5/- grey-blue, imperf proof, no wmk, wove paper, printed from special master Die Proof Mini-Plate of 4 electrotypes. Superb UN as made, all 4 margins. SG 261(p). Very rare as less than 10 recorded. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$300
2189
1888-89 Map Centenary 5/- black, imperf proof, no wmk, wove paper, printed from special master Die Proof Mini-Plate of 4 electrotypes. Superb UN as made, all 4 margins. SG 261(p). Very rare as less than 10 recorded. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$300
2190
1888-89 Carrington 20/- Cobalt-blue, wmk '5/-' sideways, perf 10. Superb M. SG 262 cat £750. Unusually nice. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$450
2191
1888-89 Carrington 20/- blue, imperf proof, no wmk, wove paper, printed from special master die proof mini-plate of 4 electrotypes. VF UN as made, 4 margins. SG 262(p). Very rare, less than 10 recorded. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$350
2192
1888-89 Carrington 20/- grey-blue, imperf proof, no wmk, wove paper, printed from special master die proof mini-plate of 4 electrotypes. VF UN as made, 4 margins. SG 262(p). Very rare, less than 10 recorded. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$350
2193
1888-90 OS opt Centenary 1d lilac, part sheet of 60 with top, right & bottom margins, inc inscription & CP monogram plus 'GPTO NSW' & '1888' in bottom margin, perf 12. F-VF 6M/54MUH, odd perf separation in margin & crease in middle, gum disturbance on some. SG O39 cat £225 for M singles, MUH should be at least double, £415+ for this plus premium for part sheet.
 AVAILABLE at A$150
2194
1888-90 OS opt Carrington 20/- cobalt-blue, perf 10, wmk '5/-' sideways from 1895 special printing for PO sets. VF CTO, concentric ovals pmk. SG O48 cat £1100. Rare as only 208 sold & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$700
2195
1890 Map 5/- lilac, wmk '5/- NSW' in diamond, perf 10 x 11. VFM. SG 263c cat £375. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$250
2196
1890 Carrington 20/- Cobalt-blue, wmk 20/- NSW in circle, perf 11. F-VF fresh MLH. SG 264a cat £500. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$250
2197
1890 Carrington 20/- ultramarine, wmk '20/- NSW' in circle, perf 11. VF MLH. SG 264c cat £425. Scarce top value. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$300
2198
1890 Carrington 20/- ultramarine, wmk 20/- NSW in circle, perf 11. VF fresh M. SG 264c cat £425. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$250
2199
1890 Carrington 20/- ultramarine, wmk '20/- NSW' in circle, perf 11x12. Superb fresh M. SG 264cb cat £375+. Scarce. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$275
2200
1890 'OS opt Carrington 20/- cobalt-blue, perf 10, wmk 5/- sideways, from 1895 special printing for PO sets. VF CTO, NSW ovals pmk. SG O48(var) cat £1100. Rare as only 158 sold. Certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$700
2201
1890-95 'OS' opt on Carrington 20/- cobalt-blue, wmk '20/- NSW' in circle, perf 10, 1895 special printing for PO sets. VF CTO, NSW ovals pmk. SG O50 cat £1100. Rare, only 148 sold. (P)
 SOLD at A$600
2202
1890-91 OS opt Carrington 20/- cobalt-blue, perf 10, wmk 20/- NSW in circle from 1895 special printing for PO sets. VF CTO with gum, NSW ovals pmk. SG O50 cat £1100. Rare as only 158 sold & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$700
2203
1894-1904 POSTAGE blue opt QV 10/- violet & claret Stamp Duty, wmk NSW ('S' wide) sideways, perf 12. Superb fresh M. SG 275 cat £325 & under-catalogued. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$230
2204
1894-1904 POSTAGE blue opt QV 10/- violet & claret Stamp Duty, wmk NSW ('S' wide) sideways, perf 12x11. VF fresh MLH. SG 275b cat £350 & under-catalogued. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$250
2205
1894-1904 POSTAGE blue opt QV 10/- violet & claret Stamp Duty, wmk NSW ('S' wide) sideways, perf 12x11. VF fresh M. SG 275b cat £350. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$250
2206
1894-1904 POSTAGE blue opt QV 10/- violet & aniline crimson Stamp Duty, wmk NSW sideways, chalk-surfaced paper, perf 12x11. VF fresh MLH. SG 276a cat £375. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$275
2207
1894-1901 POSTAGE blue opt QV 10/- violet & rosine Stamp Duty, chalk surfaced paper, perf 11. VF fresh M. SG 277a cat £425. (P)
 SOLD at A$250
2208
1894-1904 POSTAGE blue opt QV 10/- violet & rosine Stamp Duty, wmk NSW sideways, chalk-surfaced paper, perf 12x11. Superb fresh MLH. SG 277b cat £375. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$275
2209
1897 Consumptives Home Charity set 1d & 2½d. VF MUH, both cnr marginal. SG 280-81 cat £300 as M & should be at least double, £600 MUH, plus premium for such attractive positional examples. (2) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$600
2210
1897 Consumptives Home Charity set 1d & 2½d. VF MUH. SG 280-81 cat £300 as M, should be at least double, £600 MUH (2) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$500
2211
1897-99 Arms 1d & QV 2d & 2½d green imperf composite DIE PROOF, on thick glazed paper (143x94mm). Superb UN as made, 4 huge margins. SG 288/297(p). Attractive. Very rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$450
2212
1897-99 Arms 1d & QV 2d & 2½d dark blue, imperf composite PROOF, on thick glazed paper (144x79mm), no wmk. Superb UN as made. SG 288/297(p). Attractive & very rare! (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$400
2213
1897-99 Arms 1d & QV 2d & 2½d brown imperf composite Proof on thick glazed paper (143x94mm). Superb UN as made. SG 288/297(p). Attractive & rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$400
2214
1897-99 QV 2d ultramarine DIE PROOF colour trial similar to issued design but screened typography printing (design of dots), perf 11, thick chalk-surfaced paper. UN as made, thinned as was glued to printer's approval card, VF appearance. SG 292(p). Extremely rare as only several printed. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$150
2215
1897-99 QV Diamond Jubilee 1d violet DIE PROOF colour trial, in screened typography printing (design of dots), perf 11, thick chalk-surfaced paper, this design being adapted for the issued 2½d. VF UN as made. SG 295(p). Extremely rare unissued stamp with only several printed. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$500
2217
1899 Arms 1d salmon-red, IMPERF horiz pr, wmk crown NSW (SG w40), on chalk-surfaced paper. VF fresh M, right marginal with all 4 margins. SG 301a cat £275. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
2218
1899 QV 2d cobalt-blue IMPERF horiz pr, wmk crown NSW (2mm spacing). VF fresh M, all 4 margins. SG 302a cat £300. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
2219
1899 QV 6d emerald-green, IMPERF horiz pr, with crown NSW (SG w40), on chalk-surfaced paper. VF fresh M, all 4 margins. SG 307a cat £600. Very rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$500
2220
1899 Kangaroo 1/- purple-brown, IMPERF horiz pr, wmk crown NSW (SG w40), chalk-surfaced paper. VF fresh M, all 4 margins. SG 312a cat £700. Very rare. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$600
2221
1902-03 Arms 1d carmine Die II blk of 9, error DOUBLE horiz & vert. VF 1MLH/8MUH, UL stamp sl crease. SG 314(var), ACSC N9ba cat $450+ as M singles, plus premium for spectacular multiple. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$100
2222
1905 Carrington 20/- cobalt-blue, wmk crown A in circle, perf 11. VF fresh MLH. SG 350 cat £375. Scarce top value. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$275
2223
1905 Carrington 20/- blue, wmk crown A in circle, perf 11. Superb MLH. SG 350 cat £375. Very scarce top value. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$275
2224
1905 Carrington 20/- cobalt-blue, wmk crown A in circle, perf 12x11. Superb fresh M. SG 350b cat £375+. Scarce top value. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$275
2225
1905 Commonwealth 9d yellow-brown & ultramarine, wmk crown double-lined A, perf 11. Stamp superb fresh MUH, UL cnr marginal. SG 352a cat £130 for M, should be at least double, £260 MUH, plus premium for cnr! (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$200
2226
1905 Commonwealth 9d yellow-brown & ultramarine, wmk crown double lined A, perf 11. Stamp VF fresh MUH, top marginal. SG 352a cat £130 for M, should be at least double, £260 MUH. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$180
2227
1840 folded letter with 'Paid Ship Letter Sydney MA 21 1840' in red, with '8' & '3' m/s ratings. (separations). To London, b/s 'Ship Letter' & '18 SP 18 1840' cds, both in red. (P)
 SOLD at A$150
2228
1854 (May) folded letter franked QV Laureate 8d orange-yellow tied by barred numeral '49' of Wagga Wagga - rate S, 'Registered Wagga Wagga' at left, to Springfield with b/s. VFU, 4 margins, very large for this stamp. SG 80 cat £600++ as loose used stamp. Extremely rare solo franking. 2018 Ceremuga photo cert. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$3500
2229
1861 Inwards covers from GB franked QV 6d (SG 70), 2nd franked 1d, 2d plate 8 & 6d (SG 40?, 45 & 70), all tied by '287' barred pmks. To same person in Sydney, each b/s 'Port Glasgow', London & 'Ship Letter Sydney'. SG cat £534+ for such frankings. (2).
 AVAILABLE at A$250
2230
1864 Inwards Registered cover from GB franked QV 6d (2, SG 84) & 4d (SG 82) tied by 'Hull FE 23 64' duplex pmks, with crown Registered h/s & London transits. To 'Race Course Creek, Fish River, via Bathurst' -the goldfields, with 2 enclosed letters, b/s of Cottingham, Sydney, Bathurst, O'Connell & Fish R Creek. SG £500 for such franking.
 AVAILABLE at A$160
2231
1865 Inwards cover from GB franked QV 4d plate 7 (3, SG 93) & 6d plate 6 (SG 97) tied by 'London SP 22 65' duplex pmks. To Sydney with b/s of Kingston-on-Thames' & Ship Letter Sydney. SG cat £400+ for such franking.
 AVAILABLE at A$200
2232
1874 Inwards cover from GB franked QV 6d plate 13 (SG 147) tied by 'Tunbridge-Wells AU 22 74' duplex pmk. To Sydney b/s 'Tunbridge-Wells High St & Sydney. SG cat £150 on cover.
 AVAILABLE at A$240
2233
1879 (26 Nov) cover from 1879 Sydney International Exhibition 'via Suez Brindisi' to Austria, 1d (11), 3d, & 4d on front or back tied by 7 strikes of RRRR rated '991' with 'International Exhibition' blue h/s & Garden Palace b/s. A little soiled, PO open 7 months. The superb Lancaster collection of Trade & Exhibitions only had 3 single stamps with numeral cancel (which together realised $720 at a Melbourne auction). The finest of only 2-3 recorded covers! Certainly unique with such a multiple franking. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$900
2234
1897 OHMS stampless 'Penalty' envelope (centre fold) with h/s penalty notice -usually only seen printed, with 'Sydney AU 10 97' duplex pmk, 'Bankruptcy Jurisdiction' at LL. Very rare.
 SOLD at A$40
2235
1897 Money Order form from Gunning for 5/4 bearing 1888 Centenary 1d tied by 'MOO & GSB 22 MAR 97 NSW' oval d/s. Cashed at Hobart with Paying Office cds at LR & 'Commercial Bank of Tasmania' cachet in red on reverse. Comp with advice portion with Mar 22 departure & Mar 26 MOO & SB Tasmania arrival d/s. Edge aging VF. (2).
 AVAILABLE at A$180
2236
1897 Money Order form from Jugiong for 5/4 (cds at UL) bearing NSW Centenary 1d tied by the cds. Cashed at Hobart (paying office named as Hobart-Town) with 'MOO & SB MR 30 97 Tasmania' cds at LR & 'Commercial Bank of Tasmania' cachet in red on reverse. Comp with advice portion with Mar 20 departure & Mar 26 arrival cds. Some edge aging on M/O. VF. (2). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$180
2237
1897 Money Order form from Lake Cudgellico for 10/4 (cds at UL) bearing NSW 1888 Centenary 1d tied by cds, cashed at Hobart with 'MOO & SB MR 30 97 Tasmania' cds, & 'Commercial Bank of Tasmania' cachet on reverse, comp with 'Advice' portion with March 9 departure & March 18 arrival cds. Light edge aging. Scarce. (2). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$180
2238
1897 Money Order from Narrabri West for 5/4 bearing 1888 Centenary 1d tied by purple double ring horiz oval 'Narrabri West 22 MR 97 NSW' d/s, cashed at Hobart with paying-office 'MOO & SB MR 30 97 Tasmania' cds at LR & 'Commercial Bank of Tasmania' cachet on reverse. Comp with advice portion with March 22 & departure March 26 arrival d/s. (2). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$180
2239
1897 Money Order form from Waverly for 10/6 bearing 1888 Centenary 1d tied by violet double ring horiz oval 'Waverly 23 MAR 97 NSW' d/s. Cashed at Hobart with paying office MOO & SB Tasmania cds at LR & 'Commercial Bank of Tasmania' cachet in red on reverse. Comp with advice portion with Mar 22 departure & Mar 26 arrival d/s. VF. (2). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$180
2240
1897 Money Order from West Wyalong for £1.0/4 (cds at UL) bearing NSW 1888 Centenary 1d tied by m/s '22-3-97' cancel, cashed at Hobart with 'MOO & SB MR 30 97' at LR & 'Commercial Bank of Tasmania' cachet on reverse. Comp with advice portion with March 2 departure & March 29 arrival cds. VF. (2). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$180
2241
1897 Money Order & Advice from Camperdown to Hobart with 'Sydney 23 MR 97 NSW' double ring oval transit d/s in violet & superb crisp 'MOO & SB MR 27 97 Tasmania' arrival cds. The money order for 5/4 bearing 1888 Centenary 1d tied by 'Camperdown MR 22 1897 NSW' cds & paying office cds at LR. Edge aging. VF. Only 4 advices recorded with the Sydney (GPO) transit d/s. Very scarce. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$180
2242
1890s Post Office 'Inland Parcel Post New South Wales' label attached to 26x18cm outer cardboard photo-cover from Kerry & Co Sydney with 8d Lyrebird cancelled by roller cancel to Picton. Then re-used from Picton to Camden with 1d Shields (3) tied by numeral 31 pmks. Extremely rare survivor. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$130
2243
1900 cover franked Shield 1d red & QV 1d orange Stamp Duty, tied by 'Sydney NO 10 00' cds. VF & unusual mixed franking with revenue stamp!
 AVAILABLE at A$60
2244
1901 Registered cover (spiked) to Hobart franked QV 2d (2) & 1d Shield tied by 2 clear strikes of the double ring oval 'Registered 30 JY 01 Tamworth' cds, another crisp strike on reverse.
 AVAILABLE at A$30
2245
1901 OHMS Stampless 'Penalty' envelope (228x100mm centre fold, tones etc) franked QV 2d purple Stamp Duty Revenue tied by 821 rays pmk & with 'Gingkin FE 5 1901' cds at left (rated RRRR). From Provisional School at Chatham Valley to inspector of Schools Blackheath with 'Oberon' transit b/s. Amazing usage of Revenue stamp for postage & certainly unique combination with pmk rarity. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$300
2246
1901 Pictorial envelope for Banana Plantations Fiji with large bi-colour engraving of Sydney Head Office for Tiy Sang & Co, cnr Engine & Thomas Streets (opp New Markets), to Tasmania with Lovett arrival cds. VF.
 AVAILABLE at A$60
2247
1902 OHMS Cover franked Arms 1d red GR Perfin tied by 'Redfern DE 19 1902' Duplex with Gov Railways at LL. Perfin is sideways & reversed. Rare on cover.
 SOLD at A$35
2248
1907 Use of PPC franked Arms 1d red GSB Perfin of Govt Savings Bank, tied by 'Sydney 28 DE 07' cds. Rare on cover/card.
 SOLD at A$30
2249
1911 OHMS Cover franked QV 2d blue OS NSW Perfin tied to Dept of Lands envelope by 'Sydney JA 19 1911' pmk. Rarely seen on cover.
 AVAILABLE at A$20
2250
1911 OHMS Cover franked Arms 1d red GSB Perfin on Govt Savings Bank long envelope with 'Sydney JL22 1911' pmk. Rare on cover.
 SOLD at A$80
2251
1913 OHMS Postcard franked 1d red Arms OS NSW Perfin tied by 'Sydney 14 JA 1913' pmk. Printed reverse for Dept of Public Health. Rare on cover/card.
 SOLD at A$20
2252
Postmark: Numeral 25 of Kiama type 1B (RRR) bold comp strike on 1851 QV Laureate 1d vermilion, hard to see shallow thin, 4 close margins. SG 47 cat £140. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$50
2253
Postmark: Numeral 85 of Booligal type 2R36 (RRRR) near comp strike on 1880s QV 2d blue. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$50
2254
Postmark: Numeral 343 of Albion Park type 2R32 (RRRR) near comp strike on 1860s QV 2d blue wmk numeral. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$50
2255
Postmark: Numeral 708 of Tarana type 3R12 (RRR) crisp comp strike in 1880s QV 1d orange. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$30
2256
Postmark: Numeral 813 of Swan Bay, type 3R12 (RRRR) comp strike on defective 1897 Arms 1d. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$40
2257
Postmark: Numeral 813 of Swan Bay (RRRR) crisp comp strike on 1897 Arms 1d. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$80
2258
Postmark: Numeral 1180 of Rocky Hall (RRR) crisp comp strike on 1888 Centenary 2d Emu. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$30
2259
Postmark: Numeral 1272 of Upper Cold Stream (closed 1963, RRRR) comp crisp strike on 1897 Arms 1d red. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$50
2260
Postmark: Numeral 1351 of Marsden Park (RRR) bold comp strike on 1897 1d Shield. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$30
2261
Postmark: Numeral 1374 of Linburn (RRRR) near comp strike on 1897 1d Shield. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$40
2262
Postmark: Numeral 1448 of Balgowlah (RRR) bold comp strike on 1897 1d Shield. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$30
2263
Postmark: Numeral 1661 of Copmanhurst (RRRR). Near comp strike on 1888 Centenary 1d violet pr. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$40
2264
Postmark: Numeral 1664 of Tyringham (RRRR, closed 1979), light comp strike on 1897 QV 2d blue. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$40
2265
Postmark: Numeral 1679 of Newrybar (RRR). Comp strike on 1897 Arms 1d red. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$20
2266
Postmark: Numeral 1721 of Tuggerah Lakes (RRR) comp strike on 1897 QV 2d blue. Scarce, not illustrated in Freeman. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$50
2267
Postmark: Numeral 1858 of New Park, (4½mm, RRRR). Near comp strike on 1897 QV 2d blue. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$30
2268
Postmarks Numerals: Andersen Collection Part III in 5 large volumes with around 1150 diff 1 to 2094 plus many cancel variations with RRRRR (11 diff), 193 m/s on 1888 1d Cent, 390 (2R20), 398 (on Vic 1912 1d opt), 420 (type B), 639, 1029, 1248, 1315, 1323, 1695 & 1737 (most not photogenic). RRRR (50 diff plus uncounted extras) inc 13 (type 3), 17 (type 3a), 71 (type 2), 95 (NSW), 151 (type 2c), 169, 242 (type 3), 346, 366, 449, 646, 666 (blue, unique?), 751, 932, 1054, 1166, 1196, 1246, 1272, 1312, 1468, 1554, 1623, 1664, 1684, 1688, 1758, 1858, 1903, 1941, 2031, 2071 & 2094 (these all F-VF clear strikes). RRR (120) with over 110 diff inc 8 on 6d Diadem imperf wmk 8, 49 on 6d brown Diadem imperf wmk 8, 75 (type 2), 144 (type 3), 192, 370 (on 1d roo), 542 (type 3), 562, 625, 715 (tied), 820, 901, 962, 965 (violet), 996, 1060, 1129, 1272 (tied), 1351, 1388, 1403, 1409, 1471, 1512, 1535, 1679 (tied), 1805, 1833, 1857, 1895, 1908, 1917, 1947, 1987, 2030, 2049 & 2067. RR (210) with 170 diff inc 1850s Barred Numerals 7 (superb), 15 (on 1d Laureate 'no leaves' pr), 39 (on 6d Laureate) & 43 (on 1d brick Laureate), 50 (on 3d Laureate no wmk pr), 55 (on 6d brown Laureate), 90 (2) on Sydney View 1d & 6d Laureate Plate 2. Other pmks of note inc Drayton NSW, Ipswich NSW & Brisbane NSW cds tying 85, 87 & 95 to 2d Diadems to envelope pieces, registered h/s, plus 100s of SS &S rated strikes. A monumental collection assembled over a period of more than 20 years. (3950 items). (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$8000
2269
Watermark Master Plate of 'New South Wales Postage' as used for sheet margin wmks, used to make an impression in wax that is used to create the final wmk. Still with interconnecting lines which are later removed before cutting into pieces to affix to the dandy roll. Made by specialist dandy roll makers Edwin Amies & Son. Unique. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$250
2270
Watermark Master Plate of 6 similar to the 1890s '5/- NSW' in diamond wmk, used to make an impression in wax that is used to create the final wmk. Still with the interconnecting lines which are removed before cutting into single pieces to be affixed to the dandy roll. Made by specialist dandy roll makers Edwin Amies & Son, still in its original rustproof paper wrapper. Unique. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$350
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