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KGV: 1d Red highly sophisticated shade collection in loose leaf album with smooth papers (208) G10-33 with Die II (22) inc bright red (G11 cat $100), salmon-red (G12, $100) & carmine-pink (G29, $200). Wmk INV (19) inc deep red (G11), bright red (G13), reddish-pink (G15) & pink group (G28) & normal shades inc 1914 lilac-rose (G14, cat $100), crimson (G23, cat $75). Rough papers (104) with pink shades (7 inc 4 perf OS, cat $750). Rosine (6 inc 3 perf OS, cat $625). Lilac-rose perf OS, ACSC 72KA cat $350 & other shades ranging from deep scarlet-red (G60) to deep brownish-red inc wmk INV (8, $600) & Die II (8) inc perf OS ($100). Mostly F-VF selected examples inc a range of dates 1914-20. Mentioned stamps cat $4600, total much higher. (300+) (P)SOLD at A$1150
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4d PRINTER'S COLOUR TRIALS on thick ungummed, no wmk paper for Change of Colour from orange to violet. A set of 7 diff colours was produced by T S Harrison 31st December 1920 & with identifying capital letters handwritten on reverse with 'Brown' (B), bright-brown (C), brown-purple (D), carmine-rose (E), reddish-violet (F), pale reddish violet (H) & deep reddish purple (N). On Jan 11 1921 a further printing of another 3 distinctive colours on quality granite paper with pale violet ('serial number 018258' rev), deep bluish violet ('£' sign inverted rev), & dark bluish purple ('no C' upright rev) was produced. A couple with insignificant blemishes as often encountered on printer's proofs, mostly VF. Stunning group featuring 10 of the 11 recorded diff colours, also a unique assembly as only a total of 15 (or less) Proofs in all colours are in private hands. (5 are in the Chapman collection, now part of Australia Post Archives) Of the remaining examples 4 are offered singly in this auction with the whereabouts of the last example unknown to us). ACSC 111PP(1) B-K, cat $15,000 ea, total $150,000. Highest rarity set. A must have for any person wishing to exhibit this value & of course certificates can be obtained on request. Ex Arthur Gray coll'n. (10). (P)AVAILABLE at A$63000
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1906-09 QV Tablet 10/- mauve & brown, wmk Crown/A, perf 12½. VFU. ACSC T80 cat $400. SG 258 cat £275. (P)AVAILABLE at A$200
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1922 Malaya-Borneo opt Elephant 5c black & orange-brown, vert pair, error IMPERF BETWEEN. Superb MLH/MUH. SG 258a cat £2000+. Beautiful example of this rarity. 2005 Ceremuga photo cert. (P)SOLD at A$1500
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1922 Malaya-Borneo opt Elephant 5c, black & orange-brown, variety 'stop after exhibition' VFM, tropicalised gum. SG 258b cat £85.AVAILABLE at A$35