Discount Sale

Early April 2021

21st CENTURY AUCTIONS

AUSTRALIAN STATES
 
New South Wales
 
NSW159) NSW 1882-97 (SG.233e) Wmk Crown/NSW 5d Large Diadem IMPERFORATE PAIR, full gum lightly hinged; also 5d P11 sheet edge example with marginal sheet watermark and spectacular "Pre-printing paper fold" used, plus 5d 12 x 11 mint pair with evidence of "Kiss print/over-inking" with slight doubling of frameline at top at the centre and right side unit with "Line through 'S' of 'SOUTH' extending to frameline at top; imperf pair alone Cat £475. (3 items) Price $750
 
NSW160) 1885-86 (SG.240as) £1 lilac & claret perf.12, 'POSTAGE' overprint in black, with "Doubled Type 7 'SPECIMEN' overprint", usual rough perfs, part o.g. An impressive variety. RPSV Cert (2020) Price $9,950
 
NSW115) New South Wales 1890 Centenary perf 10, 5/- Mauve SG 263d (s) , ovpt. Specimen. Mint original gum. Lovely deep shade. Price $179
 
Queensland
 
Q62) Queensland 1868-78 4d Yellow perf 12 SG 102, fresh MNG, usual uneven perfs, Cat £1700 as Mint, very scarce and is POR on most dealers’ price lists. Cheap at a third cat. $1100
 
Q54) Queensland 1882-91 no figures of value 1d Vermillion-red, 2d Blue & 1/- Pale mauve, some very minor toning Mint, Price $39
 
Q64) Queensland 1882-91 no figures of value 1d and 2/- both with plate variety ‘LA of Queensland joined’ also 3d with ‘Broken lower right corner’, unlisted in SG, some perf faults, Used, unusual group, Price $49
 
Q60) Queensland 1882-95 thick paper 10/- Brown SG 160, fresh Mint with some hinge remains, Cat £130, Price $149
 
Q30) Queensland 1882-95 thin paper 5/- Rose SG 163, pulled perf at right, fresh Mint, Cat £95, Price $69
 
Q72) Queensland 1895-1902 1d (SG 229) & 5d (2 ea), 2d & 2½d Rose, Fine used, Price $69
 
Q65) Queensland 1897-1911 figures in all corners simplified selection ½d, 2d, 3d, 4d Grey-black (7, with a nice range of shades) & 6d (2), mostly Fine used, Price $129
 
Q68) Queensland 1897-1911 figures in all corners simplified selection all punctured ‘OS’: 3d, 4d Yellow & 6d (3 ea), 4d Grey-black & 1/- (2 ea) nice range of shades etc, mostly Fine used, Price $109
 
South Australia
 
SA189) S.A. 1870-71 (SG.91-93a) Large Star Perf.10 3d on 4d (in red) dull ultramarine (crease, even tone), 3d on 4d (in black) pale ultramarine, ultramarine (corner crease, ADELAIDE 'AU14/71 FDI datestamp), plus the very scarce Prussian blue shade; all listed gibbons shades (4). Attractive group, Cat £1,200+. Price $1125
 
Tasmania
 
T226) Tasmania 1860-67 6d Dull slate-grey imperf Chalon with indistinct first allocation bold barred numeral (possibly 10??) cancel, three close margins, touching at left, Price $109
 
T232) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘6’ of Bothwell, bold, watery but almost complete strike on 1857-67 2d Green imperf Chalon, close margins on three side, touching at left, Price $129
 
T171) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘52’ of Launceston, bold full strike on 3d Purple-brown sideface horizontal pair, deep, striking shade, Price $29
 
T174) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘87’ of Table Cape/Wynyard, faint 80% strike on 1857-67 2d Green imperf Chalon, three close margins, touching at lower left, Price $129
 
T175) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘89’ of Three Hut Point rated ‘RR’, bold 60% strike including both numerals on 2d Green Sideface, Price $29
 
T178) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘240’ of Berridale rated ‘RR’, light, full strike on 1d Red Sideface pair on small piece, Price $29
 
T179) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘240’ of Berridale rated ‘RR’, bold 80% on ½d Orange Sideface, Price $29
 
T227) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘240’ of Berridale rated ‘RR’, light, almost full strike on 1d Red Sideface, Price $29
 
T180) Tasmania second allocation barred numerals, 12 different numerals between ‘6’ and ‘37’ on various sideface issues, selected for clarity of the strike, attractive group, Price $69
 
T185) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘16’ of Campbell Town light, crisp almost complete strike on 1860-67 6d Dull slate-grey imperf Chalon, good margins at the sides, touching at base, cut into at top, Price $69
 
T188) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘20’ of Circular Head/Stanley, strong 60% strike on 1863-71 perf 12 4d Blue Chalon, Price $79
 
T189) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘25’ of Deloraine, light almost complete strike on 1860-67 6d Reddish-mauve imperf Chalon, three good margins, touching at right, Price $129
 
T191) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘25’ of Deloraine, good 70% strike on 1860-67 6d Slate violet imperf Chalon, margins close to touching, Price $79
 
T192) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘25’ of Deloraine, light 60% strike on 1863-71 perf 12 6d Slate-violet Chalon, Price $79
 
T195) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘39’ of Green Ponds/Kempton, light 80% strike on 1863-71 perf 12 4d Blue Chalon, few slightly trimmed perfs at base, Price $69
 
T197) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘51’ of Latrobe, light 80% strike on 1860-67 6d Grey-blue imperf Chalon, four margins, close at right, Price $149
 
T198) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘53’ of Leven/Ulverstone, light 70% strike on 1863-71 perf 12 6d Reddish-mauve Chalon, Price $49
 
T200) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘63’ of New Norfolk, clear 80% strike on 1857-67 1d Dull vermilion imperf Chalon, two good margins, touching at base , a little cut into at left, Price $39
 
T201) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘68’ of Perth, light 80% strike on 1860-67 6d Slate violet imperf Chalon, three large to close margins, cut into at base, Price $79
 
T202) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘81’ of Sorell, light 70% strike on 1860-67 6d Dull slate grey imperf Chalon, three good to large margins, close at base, Price $129
 
T203) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘95’ of Westbury, faint 70% strike on 1860-67 6d Dull slate grey imperf Chalon, three good to large margins, touching at right, Price $99
 
T205) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘52’ of Launceston, nice strike on 1857-67 1d Brick-red imperf Chalon, large margins at top and base, close to touching at sides, Price $39
 
T206) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘52’ of Launceston, light strikes on 1857-67 1d Vermilion and 1d Carmine imperf Chalons, both with three close margins, Price $59
 
T209) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘52’ of Launceston, good strikes on two different shades of the 1857-67 4d Blue imperf Chalon, each with two-three margins, Price $49
 
T210) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘52’ of Launceston, crisp strikes on 1857-67 1d Vermilion, 4d Blue, 6d Dull slate grey & 6d Slate violet imperf Chalons, mixed margins, Price $229
 
T212) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘52’ of Launceston bold partial strike on 1860-67 6d Dull slate-grey imperf Chalon, three close margins, just cut into at right, Price $139
 
T213) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘52’ of Launceston bold partial strike on 1860-67 6d Dull slate-grey (paler shade) imperf Chalon, two good margins, touching at base & left, Price $109
 
T214) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘52’ of Launceston bold partial strike on 1860-67 6d Grey imperf Chalon, large margin at left, others touching, Price $89
 
T215) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘52’ of Launceston light partial strike on 1860-67 6d Dull slate-grey imperf Chalon, margins close to touching Price $109
 
T216) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘52’ of Launceston light partial strike on 1860-67 6d Dull slate-grey imperf Chalon, margins good to touching, area of discolouration at base, Price $79
 
T217) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘52’ of Launceston light partial strike on 1858 1/- Vermilion imperf Chalon, two good margins, touching at top & left, Price $129
 
T219) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘52’ of Launceston, light strikes on 1863-71 perf 12 1d Carmine Chalon x two shades, somewhat uneven perfs as usual, Price $49
 
T220) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘52’ of Launceston, good strike on 1863-71 perf 10 4d Blue Chalon, unusually good perfs, Price $99
 
T221) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘52’ of Launceston, light strike on 1863-71 perf 10 4d Blue Chalon, one short perf at left, Price $69
 
T223) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘52’ of Launceston, bold almost complete strike on 1863-71 perf 12 4d Blue Chalon, somewhat uneven perfs as usual, Price $89
 
T224) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘52’ of Launceston, good strikes on 1863-71 perf 10 6d Grey-violet & 6d Reddish-mauve Chalons, usual uneven perfs, Price $89
 
T225) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘52’ of Launceston, bold strike on 1873 perf 11½ 1/- Orange-red Chalon, usual uneven perfs, Price $59
 
T228) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘298’ of Formby rated ‘RR’, light but clear, almost full strike on 1d Red Sideface, Price $29
 
T231) Tasmania second allocation barred numerals ‘8’ of Bream Creek, ‘21’ of Clarence Plains/Rokeby, ‘49’ of Kelly’s Point, ‘121’ of Tunnack & ‘165’ of Upper Macquarie St/Cascade Rd/Hobart South, all rated ‘R’, mostly good,  clear strikes on Sidefaces, the ‘49’ on 1d Red perf Chalon, Price $69
 
T230) Tasmania second allocation barred numeral ‘287’ of Mt Zeehan/Zeehan, two faint strikes on 1880 Stamp Duty 3d Platypus vertical pair, Price $29
 
T234) Tasmania second allocation barred numerals, 12 different numerals between ‘39’ and ‘76’ on mostly 2d Green sideface issues, selected for clarity of the strike, attractive group, Price $69
 
T235) Tasmania second allocation barred numerals, 12 different numerals between ‘77’ and ‘212’ on 1d & 2d sideface issues, selected for clarity of the strike, attractive group, Price $69
 
T237) Tasmania second allocation barred numerals, 6 different higher numerals between ‘221’ and ‘332’ on sideface or tablet issues, selected for clarity of the strike, attractive group, Price $39
 
T239) Tasmania second allocation barred numerals, 11 different mostly good complete strikes between ‘6’ and ‘152’, all on sideface 1d red/pink pairs, some on piece, attractive group, Price $69
 
T238) Tasmania 1880-1900 Stamp Duty Platypus 3d Chestnut (wing margin example) & 6d Mauve, postally used with second allocation barred numerals ‘287’ of Mt Zeehan/Zeehan & ‘91’? of Torquay/East Devonport respectively, Price $39
 
T98) Tasmania 1857-67 1d Dull vermillion wmk double lined numerals SG 28, good margin at right, others close to touching, full hinged original gum, Cat £400, Price $249
 
D13) Tasmania 1858 1/- Vermilion Imperf. SG41 mng, with 4 clear margins. Cat 800 pounds. Price $649
 
D17) Tasmania 1871 1d Rose used IMPERF single with 4 WIDE MARGINS. Cat as SG 144a for an Imperf Pair at 1300 pounds. Priced at only 15% of the pair price at $325
 
MM25) TASMANIA 1900 Set of 6 MINT LETTERCARDS, 2d Pictorial on pale blue stock with a different view on the reverse of each.  Believed less than 300 sets produced, this is a nice clean set in fine condition, just a little toning around edges in places, all that I have ever seen have this. These are on eBay as single cards at $125 each, sets normally get a lot more. My price, as I bought them quite well just $595 the set!
 
Victoria
 
V283) Victoria 1884/96 £7 Violet on Blue Stamp Duty perf 13, SG 250. Pen cancelled, unusually has no pinholes. Cat. £200. Unknown postally used. Attractive example, centred left with full perfs. Price $395
 
V278) Victoria 1884/96 £7 Violet on Blue Stamp Duty perf 13, SG 250 price $325 each stamp. Pen cancelled, as usual with pinholes. Cat. £200. Unknown postally used. Attractive examples, centring varies, good perfs. Price $325 each (7 available)
 
V277) Victoria 1884/96 £8 Red on Yellow Stamp Duty perf 13, SG 251 price $325 each stamp. Pen cancelled, as usual with pinholes. Cat. £200. Unknown postally used. Attractive examples, centring varies, good perfs. Price $325 each (6 available)
 
V282) Victoria 1884/96 £8 Red on Yellow Stamp Duty perf 13, SG 251. Pen cancelled, unusually no visible pinholes. Cat. £200. Unknown postally used. Attractive example, centred right, good perfs. Thinned at top left corner. Price $149
 
V106) Victoria 1906 small advertising cover for Austral Publishing Company Melbourne to Milton, New Zealand. Bears horiz. Pr. ½d green bantams cancelled by Melbourne double ring cds of 17.5.06. Reverse bears Milton arrival cds of 26 MY 06. Neat cover, minor aging. Price $67.50
 
V237 -263) Victoria range of picture postcards all with Up-Train Victoria cds’s 1906-1907. Picture sides range from views to music hall stars to humour. 11 cards. Price $165
 
V196) Victoria 1854-57 QV Half-length Campbell & Fergusson printing on poorer quality paper 1d Brown SG 26, ample margins but just touching at upper left & lower right, indistinct barred oval cancel, Cat £140, Price $119
 
V273) Victoria 1854-57 QV Half-length Campbell & Fergusson printing on poorer quality paper 3d Bright blue & Greenish-blue SG 29/29a, both with variety ‘Wear in the NE corner and N & C of PENCE joined’ Accompanying annotation states this variety is found at ‘Position 19 in the transfer block of 24’ margins range from none to good, SG 29a has a corner nick, interesting pair from different printings showing matching varieties, Price $109
 
V209) Victoria 1854-57 QV Half-length Campbell & Fergusson printing on poorer quality paper 3d Milky blue, SG 30a, close to just cut into margins on three sides, large margin at right, indistinct cancel, Cat £160, Price $99
 
V210) Victoria 1854-57 QV Half-length Campbell & Fergusson printing on poorer quality paper 3d Steel blue SG 31, good, even margins all round, indistinct barred oval cancel, Cat £70, Price $79
 
MY34) Victoria 1854 6d Orange- Yellow Woodblock, Rouletted all four sides, SG 57, lovely example with No. 1 Barred Numeral. Cat. 95 pounds. Price $139
 
MN15) Victoria 6d Dull Orange Woodblock, 2 margin example SG32a on small entire to London, with clear 1V oval cancel, and Melbourne oval SE 2 1855 on reverse with Red London received marking NO28 1855. Neat little item, and very cheap at $119
 
MF21) Victoria 1857 small cover to London, bearing 2d & 6d Woodblocks, with 3rd adhesive sadly removed. “Per Colombian” V1 cancel of Melbourne, and oval JY 22 on reverse, vermillion arrival paid cds on face 25 SEP 1857. Attractive and rare early cover. Price $169
 
AP38) Victoria 1858 6d Orange Woodblock on cover to Ireland. Nice clean 2 margin example franked by barred numeral 1 of Melbourne to Mallow, Co. Cork, via Dublin with arrival cds of  AU 16 1858. Scarce and attractive, price $195
 
FE75) Victoria 6d Woodblock, 4 margins on 1858 small neat cover Melbourne to Dublin, tied by Barred Numeral 1. Melbourne oval departure cds Jan 6 1858 and Dublin arrival cds MR 16 1858 on reverse. Sent “Per Colombian” Stamp has been affixed inverted, which would probably be to alert the addressee of bad news. We had a similar cover recently which we could have sold 3 times over, this one is nicer, as is to a way scarcer destination. $395
 
J24) Victoria 1880’s Stamp Duties, postally used, comprising 6d Blue, 3/- Grey, 5/- Purple, 5/- Red, Two Pounds Blue. Lovely group. Retail $325, my price $289
 
MM44) Victoria 1884 – 1901 1/- Stamp Duty, pale blue on pale yellow, fine mint lightly hinged. Retail $200, my price $149
 
Western Australia
 
WA148) Western Australia 1854 4d Pale Blue Swan, imperf SG 3 VARIETY. THICK RIGHT LIMB TO A OF POSTAGE, not catalogued by Gibbons. Good just 4 margin example. Thin right limb cat. as SG 4w at £1500. Price $2950 
 
WA149) Western Australia 1855 1/- Pale Brown Swan, SG 6a VARIETY. fine 4 margin example. Has unlisted variety "Broke A of Postage"  Cancelled by neat numeral. Hard to find in this condition. Price $2895
 
WA150) Western Australia 1859 6d Grey Black Swan SG 19  "Hillman" imperf, superb 4 margin example cancelled by clear Barred Numeral 8 of Fremantle. Price $1495
 
SE39) Western Australia 1860 -64, 6d Sage Green Imperf, SG28, Local Printing, 3 margins, postally used. Cat. $800, rare stamp, but with repaired tear at top where hinge has been carelessly removed. Nice looker. My price $159
 
J22) Western Australia 1860 6d sage green, Rouletted. Very fine used with small part blue duplex cancel, clear roulettes on 3 sides, imperf at top. SG32, cat $1350, one of the nicest examples I have seen. Very minor faults do not detract. Price $1125
 
MY20) Western Australia 1860-64 6d sage green, rouletted. Lovely used example with light barred cancel in blue. SG32 cat 650 pounds. SG is way too cheap on these rouletted stamps. This is in a lighter shade and a bigger stamp than our item J22 which is priced at $1125.This one is better….price $1249
 
MN27) WESTERN AUSTRALIA 1861 4d VERMILION SWAN, SG40, PERF 14 very fine used, MISPERFED so that the word Postage appears beneath Fourpence! Usually misperfs of this order are never seen on Western Australia Stamps. A few years ago I sold a similar misperf on a South Australia long type 8d blue at a Prestige Auction for $1000 plus the buyers’ premium.  Cat. as normal is 180 pounds. Price for this rarity $795
 
WA160) W.A. 1864-79 (SG.61) 1/- bright green mint, few nibbed perfs, strong colour, part o.g., Cat £275. Price $249
 
WA161)W.A. 1882-85 (SG.78 & 78w) 4d carmine (2, shades) one example "Wmk crown to the right of CA", darker shade without gum, Cat £380. (2) Price $249

Early April 2021
 

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