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AUSTRALIAN STATES POSTAL HISTORY AND STATIONERY

Auction # 138

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AUSTRALIAN STATES POSTAL HISTORY AND STATIONERY : New South Wales.
New South Wales.
New South Wales.
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1900 'GOVERNOR/FRANK STAMP/NEW SOUTH WALES' handstamp in blue on mourning cover, with 'SYDNEY/MY21/00' N.S.W. duplex cancellation. Back flap with tear.1900 'GOVERNOR/FRANK STAMP/NEW SOUTH WALES' handstamp in blue on mourning cover, with 'SYDNEY/MY21/00' N.S.W. duplex cancellation. Back flap with tear.
75
60
R
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1900 'GOVERNOR/FRANK STAMP/NEW SOUTH WALES' handstamp in blue on mourning cover, with 'SYDNEY/MY31/00' CDS cancellation. VG condition.1900 'GOVERNOR/FRANK STAMP/NEW SOUTH WALES' handstamp in blue on mourning cover, with 'SYDNEY/MY31/00' CDS cancellation. VG condition.
75
60
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1900 'GOVERNOR/FRANK STAMP/NEW SOUTH WALES' handstamp in blue on mourning cover, with 'Moss Vale/11AP/00/NSW' CDS cancellation. VG condition.1900 'GOVERNOR/FRANK STAMP/NEW SOUTH WALES' handstamp in blue on mourning cover, with 'Moss Vale/11AP/00/NSW' CDS cancellation. VG condition.
75
55
sold
30
1902 'GOVERNOR/FRANK STAMP/NEW SOUTH WALES' handstamp in black on Government House embossed cover with wax seal, with 'SYDNEY/MY24/02' N.S.W. duplex cancellation. Minor staining on reverse.
100
80
R
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Accumulation of many thousands of Circular Date Stamp postmarks including some Australian Capital Territory, mostly on Decimal issues on piece, but includes a proportion of Pre-Decimal with some Slogan and Meter content. Good range of full legible cancellations. Main strength 1970's to 2000's period. Weight 4kg.
200
160
R
Queensland.
Queensland.
32
Accumulation of thousands of Circular Date Stamp postmarks, mostly on Decimal issues on piece, but includes a proportion of Pre-Decimal with some Slogan and Meter content. Good range of full legible cancellations. Main strength 1970's to 2000's period.
100
140
sold
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Collection of many hundreds of Commonwealth Type C.D.S. postmarks, mostly on KGV and early Commonwealth issues, on and off paper, including numerous complete strikes from a wide range of towns with many smaller offices represented.
250
350
sold
South Australia.
South Australia.
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1869 OHMS cover stamped with 2d Orange-Red Queen Victorian roulette Departmental O/P E. in Blue, tied by GPO Adelaide broken ring CDS postmark dated De 6, 1869, addressed to Port Adelaide, with Port Adelaide backstamp. Minor fault at base, but in better condition and more attractive than most Departmental covers. Rated RR by Butler, who states no covers are known, Presgrave lists a 2d E cover with Red overprint, this new discovery is a second. One of the 8 known covers with a Blue Departmental overprint. Presgrave no will be E-1-002.1869 OHMS cover stamped with 2d Orange-Red Queen Victorian roulette Departmental O/P E. in Blue, tied by GPO Adelaide broken ring CDS postmark dated De 6, 1869, addressed to Port Adelaide, with Port Adelaide backstamp. Minor fault at base, but in better condition and more attractive than most Departmental covers. Rated RR by Butler, who states no covers are known, Presgrave lists a 2d E cover with Red overprint, this new discovery is a second. One of the 8 known covers with a Blue Departmental overprint. Presgrave no will be E-1-002.
4000
6000
sold
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1874 Land Titles Registration Office OHMS registered cover stamped with 6d Prussian Blue Queen Victorian perf 11-12 Departmental O/P L.T. in Black, tied by GPO Adelaide full ring CDS postmark, together with curved Registered postal marking, addressed to Port Adelaide, with Port Adelaide broken ring backstamp. Cover is a little tatty and folded at left with staining. Presgrave notes 3 covers, this is a new discovery and the only one franked with a 6d value. Importantly, of the 83 confirmed Departmental covers, this is the only Registered cover. Presgrave no will be L-4-004.1874 Land Titles Registration Office OHMS registered cover stamped with 6d Prussian Blue Queen Victorian perf 11-12 Departmental O/P L.T. in Black, tied by GPO Adelaide full ring CDS postmark, together with curved Registered postal marking, addressed to Port Adelaide, with Port Adelaide broken ring backstamp. Cover is a little tatty and folded at left with staining. Presgrave notes 3 covers, this is a new discovery and the only one franked with a 6d value. Importantly, of the 83 confirmed Departmental covers, this is the only Registered cover. Presgrave no will be L-4-004.
1500
2100
sold
36
2d Orange-Red Queen Victoria, tied to April 1874 cover with smudged No 137 Diamond Numeral cancellation and proving Hog Bay Broken Ring CDS postmark addressed to Port Adelaide. Rated R. Cape Jervis, Talisker 20.5mm, Normanville, GPO Adelaide and Port Adelaide backstamps indicating an interesting routing.2d Orange-Red Queen Victoria, tied to April 1874 cover with smudged No 137 Diamond Numeral cancellation and proving Hog Bay Broken Ring CDS postmark addressed to Port Adelaide. Rated R. Cape Jervis, Talisker 20.5mm, Normanville, GPO Adelaide and Port Adelaide backstamps indicating an interesting routing.
60
85
sold
37
2d Orange-Red Queen Victoria, tied to April 1870 cover with clear No 293 Diamond Numeral cancellation and 2 proving Cygnet River Broken Ring CDS postmarks addressed to Port Adelaide. Rated R. Talisker 20.5mm, Normanville, GPO South Australia and Port Adelaide broken ring backstamps. Attractive.2d Orange-Red Queen Victoria, tied to April 1870 cover with clear No 293 Diamond Numeral cancellation and 2 proving Cygnet River Broken Ring CDS postmarks addressed to Port Adelaide. Rated R. Talisker 20.5mm, Normanville, GPO South Australia and Port Adelaide broken ring backstamps. Attractive.
120
150
sold
38
2d Orange-Red Queen Victoria, tied to April 1874 cover with No 307 Diamond Numeral cancellation and proving Kingscote Broken Ring CDS postmark addressed to Port Adelaide. A common cancellation when reallocated to Adelaide, but quite scarce used at Kingscote. Cygnet River, Hog Bay, Cape Jervis, Second Valley, GPO Adelaide and Port Adelaide backstamps.2d Orange-Red Queen Victoria, tied to April 1874 cover with No 307 Diamond Numeral cancellation and proving Kingscote Broken Ring CDS postmark addressed to Port Adelaide. A common cancellation when reallocated to Adelaide, but quite scarce used at Kingscote. Cygnet River, Hog Bay, Cape Jervis, Second Valley, GPO Adelaide and Port Adelaide backstamps.
80
130
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2d Orange-Red Queen Victoria, tied to April 1874 cover with double struck No 307 Diamond Numeral cancellation and proving Kingscote Broken Ring CDS postmark addressed to Port Adelaide. A common cancellation when reallocated to Adelaide, but quite scarce used at Kingscote. Cygnet Bay, Hog Bay, Cape Jervis, Second Valley, GPO Adelaide and Port Adelaide backstamps. Back flap missing.2d Orange-Red Queen Victoria, tied to April 1874 cover with double struck No 307 Diamond Numeral cancellation and proving Kingscote Broken Ring CDS postmark addressed to Port Adelaide. A common cancellation when reallocated to Adelaide, but quite scarce used at Kingscote. Cygnet Bay, Hog Bay, Cape Jervis, Second Valley, GPO Adelaide and Port Adelaide backstamps. Back flap missing.
70
130
sold
40
1872 cover franked with 2d Orange-Red Queen Victoria tied by Talisker broken ring CDS, as well as an additional strike, addressed to Port Adelaide. Normanville, GPO Adelaide and Port Adelaide backstamps. Scarce cover originating from the Talisker Silver and Lead mine.1872 cover franked with 2d Orange-Red Queen Victoria tied by Talisker broken ring CDS, as well as an additional strike, addressed to Port Adelaide. Normanville, GPO Adelaide and Port Adelaide backstamps. Scarce cover originating from the Talisker Silver and Lead mine.
75
300
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1875 cover franked with 2d Orange-Red Queen Victoria tied by Greens Plains East full ring CDS, as well as an additional strike, addressed to Port Adelaide. GPO Adelaide and Port Adelaide full ring backstamps. The first Greens Plains East postmark that we have handled and the earliest known date for this Post Office.1875 cover franked with 2d Orange-Red Queen Victoria tied by Greens Plains East full ring CDS, as well as an additional strike, addressed to Port Adelaide. GPO Adelaide and Port Adelaide full ring backstamps. The first Greens Plains East postmark that we have handled and the earliest known date for this Post Office.
100
190
sold
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Ketchowla full ring cancellation on 2d Orange Queen Victoria. A largely complete strike.Ketchowla full ring cancellation on 2d Orange Queen Victoria. A largely complete strike.
40
150
sold
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1875 cover franked with 2d orange Queen Victoria, sent to Port Adelaide, and then reposted to Moonta, with double rate 4 tax postal marking. Pt. Adelaide, GPO Adelaide and Moonta full ring backstamps.1875 cover franked with 2d orange Queen Victoria, sent to Port Adelaide, and then reposted to Moonta, with double rate 4 tax postal marking. Pt. Adelaide, GPO Adelaide and Moonta full ring backstamps.
60
45
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Military Camp Mitcham Sth Aust and Military Camp Exhibition S.A. CDS postmarks on 1d Red KGV on piece. Complete full strikes.Military Camp Mitcham Sth Aust and Military Camp Exhibition S.A. CDS postmarks on 1d Red KGV on piece. Complete full strikes.
50
35
sold
45
Selection of 68 covers or cover fronts from 1859 to 1919 including several registered covers and postcards, range of diamond numeral postmarks with proving postmarks and handy selection of squared circle cancellations including Alice Springs Type I, Copperhouse, Coward Springs Type II, Littlehampton, Pyap, Redruth, Seven Hills, Tarcoola, Waukaringa Type II and Yardea. Odd postal marking. Usual variable condition.Selection of 68 covers or cover fronts from 1859 to 1919 including several registered covers and postcards, range of diamond numeral postmarks with proving postmarks and handy selection of squared circle cancellations including Alice Springs Type I, Copperhouse, Coward Springs Type II, Littlehampton, Pyap, Redruth, Seven Hills, Tarcoola, Waukaringa Type II and Yardea. Odd postal marking. Usual variable condition.
400
475
sold
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Selection of 51 covers from 1866 to 1876, mostly being a correspondence addressed to Port Adelaide with interesting items. Noted 1866 part cover franked with 2d Vermillion roulette tied by Talisker 25mm broken ring cancellation, together with Rapid Bay, Normanville, GPO South Australia and Port Adelaide forwarding marks, 1876 cover from Port Pirie and 1874 part cover from Kooringa with P.O. Railway CDS backstamps, cover with 307 Diamond Numeral postmark and proving Kingscote broken ring CDS with Hog Bay, Talisker 20.5mm (faint), Normanville, GPO Adelaide and Port Adelaide, cover with no 28 Diamond Numeral postmark and proving Woodville broken ring CDS with some staining and more. Also 9 other covers from other States, New Zealand or Great Britain addressed to South Australia. Some faults, as to be expected but includes numerous covers in fine condition.
275
475
sold
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Accumulation of a few thousand mostly squared circle cancellations from a wide range of towns on Pre-Commonwealth issues in small box. Many rated X, XX, plus several XXX.
250
475
sold
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Collection of 600 postmarks ranging from earlier full circle and squared circle types to modern in 3 albums. Over 350 different offices represented.
200
190
sold
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Collection of hundreds of Commonwealth Type C.D.S. postmarks, mostly on KGV and early Commonwealth issues on and off paper, including many complete strikes and small range of squared circle cancellations.
250
300
sold
50
Accumulation of many thousands of Circular Date Stamp postmarks including some Northern Territory, mostly on Decimal issues on piece, but includes a proportion of Pre-Decimal with some Slogan and Meter content. Good range of full legible cancellations. Main strength 1970's to 2000's period. Weight 6.5kg.
200
150
sold
Tasmania.
Tasmania.
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Accumulation of thousands of Circular Date Stamp postmarks, mostly on Decimal issues on piece, but includes a proportion of Pre-Decimal with some Slogan and Meter content. Good range of full legible cancellations. Main strength 1970's to 2000's period.
100
120
sold
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1900 On Public Service Only cover for House of Assembly with signature at top and cancelled 'Hobart/MY16/1900/Tasmania with 'Tasmania/Official/Paid' handstamp in red. Scarce example of signature Frank. VG condition.1900 On Public Service Only cover for House of Assembly with signature at top and cancelled 'Hobart/MY16/1900/Tasmania with 'Tasmania/Official/Paid' handstamp in red. Scarce example of signature Frank. VG condition.
100
80
R
Victoria.
Victoria.
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Accumulation of thousands of Circular Date Stamp postmarks, mostly on Decimal issues on piece, but includes a proportion of Pre-Decimal with some Slogan and Meter content. Good range of full legible cancellations. Main strength 1970's to 2000's period. Weight 3.5kg.
150
170
sold
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Accumulation of over 2,000 Blue Registration labels on and off paper from a wide range of towns in shoebox. Some duplication, but good variety and small range of other States represented.
250
200
R
Western Australia.
Western Australia.
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No. 2 State Mill, Dwellingup 18JE13 W.A. on 1d Kangaroo and No 4 State Mill 10MY32 W.A. on 2d Sydney Bridge. Near complete clear strikes.No. 2 State Mill, Dwellingup 18JE13 W.A. on 1d Kangaroo and No 4 State Mill 10MY32 W.A. on 2d Sydney Bridge. Near complete clear strikes.
40
32
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Collection of hundreds of Commonwealth Type C.D.S. postmarks mostly on State, KGV and early Commonwealth issues on and off paper including small range of Victoria, New South Wales, Australian Capital Territory and Northern Territory. Many complete strikes from a wide range of towns.
200
375
sold
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Accumulation of thousands of Circular Date Stamp postmarks, mostly on Decimal issues on piece, but includes a proportion of Pre-Decimal with some Slogan and Meter content. Good range of full legible cancellations. Main strength 1970's to 2000's period.
100
130
sold
Australian States.
Australian States.
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New South Wales, Queensland, Tasmania and Victoria selection of 54 covers or cover fronts from 1857 to 1919 including several postcards and registered covers with interesting range of postal and instructional markings. Usual variable condition.
200
160
sold