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Unsold lots available for sale at indicated reserve plus 21.45% buyer's commission plus postage & insurance. First | Previous | Next | Last | Index
1856-58 QV 1/- red-orange, imperf. F-VF U, 3 margins, barred circle pmk. SG 11 cat £750+ & under-catalogued. 2021 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
1856-58 QV 1/- orange, imperf. F-VF U, 3 margins, small repair UR, barred circle pmk. SG 12 cat £500. (P)
1858-59 QV 1/- orange, wmk star, roul, error printed both sides. VFU, diamond barred '123' pmk. SG 18a cat £2500+. Unusually nice quality example of this very rare error with printing on reverse especially clear. RPSL photo cert. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$1100
1870-73 QV 6d Prussian-blue, wmk Large Star, perf 10x12½. F-VF fresh UN, part gum, pinhole at top. SG 105 cat £325.
1883 QV 3d black, DIE PROOF on chalk-surfaced card reduced to stamp size. F-VF UN as made, 4 margins, surface cnr stain. SG 183(P). Very rare.
1886-96 QV Postage & Revenue 2/6 to £5 opt SPECIMEN, rough perf 11½, small holes, wmk crown SA upright. F-VF U/CTO, 'Registered Adelaide SA 11 MA 95' squared cds. SG 195as-204as cat £5000+ as normals. Possibly unique & certificates can be obtained on request. (10) (P)
 SOLD at A$800
1886-96 QV Postage & Revenue set 2/6 to £20, plus extra £15 unusual shade, opt SPECIMEN, perf 10, wmk Crown narrow SA sideways. VF M/MLH. SG 195-208s cat £1400 (normals cat £172,000). Rare original printing set. (14) (P)
 SOLD at A$1000
1886-96 QV Postage & Revenue set 2/6 to £20, horiz prs opt SPECIMEN (12½ x 2mm), wmk crown wide SA upright, rough perf 11½, plus £5 brown SPECIMEN (15½ x 2mm), wmk crown narrow SA upright, perf 11½, £20 with rare positional variety 'dash & dot' in value tablet before 'TWENTY' & with word shifted. Mostly F-VF fresh MUH. SG 195as-208as would cat £2800 for M, should be at least double, £5600 MUH, plus extra for prs (normal s cat £259,000+ for M). Rare multiples for specialist & particularly desirable with the £20 variety. (28) (P)
 SOLD at A$1500
1886-96 QV Postage & Revenue 50/- dull pink, opt SPECIMEN (13x11½mm), error opt DOUBLE, perf 11½, wmk crown narrow SA upright. VF fresh MLH. SG 201a(s)(var), (normal M cat £5500). Very rare error & certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
 SOLD at A$350
1886-96 QV Postage & Revenue £15 silver, wmk 'crown narrow SA' SIDEWAYS, perf 10, from 1st printing. VFU with full 'G.P.O. Adelaide / 16 MY 00' cds, original silver metallic sheen. SG 207 cat £40,000 for M, unpriced for U, & should be valued at least at similar level. This is the ONLY EXAMPLE with postal cancel of SG 207 ever recorded, & should not be confused with examples of the £15 from later printings SG 207a upright wmk perf 11½ (of SG 207a there was apparently a part sheet in remainders that were CTO). While the vast majority of SG 207 were opt specimen, with only a tiny number issued mostly for fiscal use, even as fiscally used it is extremely rare with less than 10 recorded, while with proper postal postmark this is the only example ever recorded. Important unique rarity for somebody trying to form a complete used collection of South Australia. 2011 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$12000
1894-1906 QV Kangaroo 2½d black DIE PROOF on card 92x 60mm, dated 12 JAN 93 & with 'BEFORE HARDENING' h/s. Superb UN as made. SG 235(p). Very rare, only several made. (P)
1894-1906 QV 2½d violet blue & 5d brown-purple, perf 15, opt SPECIMEN. VF fresh MUH. SG 234s-35s cat £70 for M, should be double, £140 MUH. (2)
1894 QV Arms 5d violet-blue, Plate Proof Colour Trial, no wmk. VF fresh MLH, right marginal. SG 235(P) cat £45+ as normal.
 SOLD at A$30
1894 QV Arms 5d blue, Plate Proof Colour Trial, no wmk. VF fresh MLH. SG 235(P) cat £45 for normal.
 SOLD at A$30
1899 GPO ½d black, DIE PROOF on chalk surfaced card reduced to stamp size. F-VF UN as made, 4 margins, small surface item. SG 241(P). Very rare.
 SOLD at A$60
1902-04 QV Thin Postage 3d olive-green, lower marginal vert pair, error value & inscription so greatly shifted that words are transposed resulting in lower stamp error 'POSTAGE' OMITTED, & 'THREE PENCE' below 'Australia', upper stamp 'THREE PENCE' below 'Australia' & 'POSTAGE' at base, wmk crown narrow SA, perf 12. Superb fresh MUH, pristine never hinged original gum. ACSC S19c/ca. Bottom stamp is SG 280a & upper stamp is SG 280a(var) footnote, cat £5450 as M singles, should be at least double, £10,900+ MUH, plus premium for positional multiple. Only 1 sheet existed (so only 10 of SG 280a !) & spectacular error multiple. Certificate can be obtained on request. (2) (P)
 AVAILABLE at A$7000
1904-11 QV Thick Postage 9d rosy-lake, wmk crown SA, perf SA blk of 8, error perfin double on 2 rows, positioned unevenly. VF MUH. SG 286(var), ACSC S496(var) cat $480 as normal OS M, should be at least double, $960 MUH, plus premium for perf SA multiple. (P)
1904-12 QV Thick Postage basic set 3d-£1 mixed wmks, plus 5/- & 10/- shades, the extra 10/- most unusual colour & probably a changeling. Mostly VF M/MLH. SG ex 287-304 cat £972. (13) (P)
 SOLD at A$500
1904-11 QV thick Postage 10/- yellow-olive (colour of 3d), believed by some to be an error of colour, plus normal 10/- green to compare. VF U, 'Reg Adelaide' cds. SG 291(var) 7 191 cat £300 as normals. Interesting for study. (P)
 SOLD at A$250
1904-11 QV Thick Postage £1 blue, perf 12. Superb fresh MLH. ACSC S69 cat $400. SG 292 cat £325. (P)
 SOLD at A$275
1911 QV 1d scarlet (plates 5, 6) comp sheet of 240 in 4 panes of 60 with JBC or CA monograms (ACSC cat $150 ea) in LL or LR cnr (generally F), numerous rev tone spots, all MUH. SG 294a(var) cat £960 as M singles. ACSC 56Czb,zc cat $1450 M as singles. A rare & impressive survivor.
 SOLD at A$200
1859 large part of small cover with part flap, franked 1858 QV 1d yellow-green imperf (3+ huge margins) Adelaide printing, 2d red & 6d slate-blue 1st roulettes with barred oval pmks, with 'Adelaide JY 1859' blue cds. To GB with Petersfield arrival cds. SG 6, 15, 17 cat £797 as loose stamps alone & 'from x2-3' on cover. Extremely rare franking. 2021 Ceremuga AIEP photo cert. (P)
 SOLD at A$375
Postmark: Bugle Ranges SA arrival cds (RRRR) on reverse of 1864 cover sent from Mount Barker, franked 2d orange QV roulette, tied by Numeral 15 cancel.
Postmark: 'Kopperamana SP 20 87' unframed cds (RRRR), nice full clear strike on QV 1d violet postcard, b/s 'Hergott Springs'.
 SOLD at A$375
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