Early May 2020


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Australian First Day Covers

AFD1269) Australia 1936 3d Cable on commercial FDC to the US, Sydney pictorial machine cancel with clear ‘1 APR/1936’ date, some faint discolouration around the stamp and at left, the ACSC has a catalogue value of $175 for the set on philatelic FDC, commercial first day use is much scarcer, Price $199

FE46) Australia 1937, 3d Blue KGVI Die I, 6d Kookaburra & 1/- Lyrebird on small plain registered FDC, Enmore NSW to Christchurch NZ. No toning as usually seen on these covers! Retail in this condition $200 plus. My price just $125

AFD1631) Australia 1942 1½d Green Queen Elizabeth small plain accidental fdc. Cancelled by Melbourne machine cancel of 1 DEC 1942. Neat and clean hand addressed cover. Cat. $600. Price $449

AFD1140) Australia 1946 Mitchell set on ‘Set Makers’ FDC with ‘Officially altered to 14th Oct 1946’ typed above cachet, neat typed address, Price $39

AFD1141) Australia 1946 Mitchell set on ‘Smyth’ FDC (issue date corrected by over typing), neat typed address, Price $29

AFD1268) Australia 1948 2½d Von Mueller on ‘Smyth’ FDC’s in blue and green (the two recorded colours), both with neat typed address, Price $34.50

AFD1270) Australia 1951 KGVI definitives 3d red, 3½d (pairs) & 7½d on three matching ‘Royal’ generic FDC’s, all addressed, Price $49

AFD1271) Australia 1951 KGVI definitives 3d Green pair & 3½d Brown on two matching ‘Haslem’ ‘Pastoral scene’ FDC’s, addressed, Price $34.50

AFD1142) Australia 1952 4½d & 6½d Brown horizontal pairs on registered ‘Stewarts’ FDC, typed address (post code altered in manuscript), Price $25

AFD1145) Australia 1956 Olympics set on PO ‘Hermes’ FDC, with five different pictorial Games postmarks, all dated 2nd November, 3 days after the day of issue, unaddressed, unusual, Price $29

BUY OR BID SALE Early May 2020

Buy now at the listed price or bid a lower figure. Bids will be considered at Midday Friday May 15th 2020
Orders and Bids accepted by phone, mail or email.

Provided the item has not sold at the full price, bids at 75% to 95% will have a good chance of success; 65% - 74% will have a reasonable chance of success. Bids 50% to 64% will have minimal chance of success, but still worth a try! Bids below 50% respectfully declined.

Bid for as many alternatives as you wish, but please put a dollar cap on your total spending, and we will allocate lots according to what is available.

Orders at full price above $500 are post free within Australia. Layby welcome for orders above $500. Scans or colour photocopies of individual stamps, covers or sets are available on request.

Many smaller items, including a lot that are not on this list may be found in our eBay listings. Our store name is 21st-century-auctions

Postage and insurance extra, Free Within Australia above $500. We accept all cards and PayPal at no fee. Hours generally 10am – 6pm Mon – Fri, but we will often answer the phone after hours.

All of our items carry our 14 day satisfaction guarantee, EXCEPTING Collections, packets and mixtures, these may not be returned for any reason unless grossly mis-described.

please contact Kevin Morgan on:
Phone:  0425 795 693

Post:  PO BOX 1290, Upwey, Victoria, Australia, 3158 

Plenty more stamps and coins can be found on our eBay store: