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Australia Pre-Decimal

APD8437) Australia 1913 6d Claret Engraved Kookaburra, mint unhinged. Centred lower left. Nice looking example, cat. $275, price $165

APD8543) Australia 1930 1½d Sturt cto with gum, MISPLACED OS PERFIN, with the O into the margin  at left and virtually into the left hand perfs. Misplaced overprints are for more common, the 2d on 1½d KGV Head is cat. at $325 used, unknown mint. Price $395

APD755) Australia 1930 Sturt 2d Red, complete set of plate blocks Nos. 1 – 8. Mix of mint unhinged and mint lightly hinged. Odd minor fault, min. cat. $165, price $120

APD757) Australia 1935 2d Red KGV Jubilee Plate No. 3. All four corner plate blocks. mint lightly hinged, odd minor fault. Cat. $80, price $455
APD782) Australia 1948 1½d Green no wmk. QE. Gutter plate 19 block of 8 mint unhinged. ACSC 227za, cat. $4000, as usual only a small part of the plate No. Is visible. price $2695.
APD605) 1948--56 (SG.224) Wmk Multiple Crown/CofA 2/- Crocodile THIN PAPER "No Imprint left corner block of 4", fresh MUH, BW: 263a,ze, extrapolated Cat. $1500+. Rare! Centred to lower right. Price $895

APD8721) Australia 1949 No watermark ½d Orange kangaroo right margin block of 12, unit six variety ‘Foggy hills retouch’ BW 180ga MUH, Cat $147, Price $119

APD872) Australia 1950 Stamp Centenary block of 4, previously unknown major misperf. So that appears imperf between pair. Fresh MUH. Not catalogued in ACSC. The 4d Green Koala cat. $175 for very similar (not sure if for a single or pair) Price $350

D3) Australia 1954 Red Cross 3.5d, commercially used with light slogan cancel, showing clear double print of the cross. Not recorded in ACSC. Supplied with normal for comparison. Double prints such as this frequently catalogue around $5000. Price $1950
FE88) Australia 1960 Girl Guides 5d, with offset, ACSC 377c, from a possibly unique block of 48 mint unhinged. Cat. $75 per stamp. I have seen a block of 4 on eBay recently offered by a well-known Sydney firm for $175. Blocks of 4 at $149 or singles at $39
Australia & Territories Full Sheets
AFS58) AAT 1973 1c Shrimp (Plankton) Compete sheet of 100 MUH, gutters unfolded. Price $25 (2 available)
AFS60) Norfolk Is. 1973 1c Building (Clergyman’s quarters) Complete sheet of 50 MUH. Price $9.95

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