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SOUTH AUSTRALIA continued...

Specimen Stamps continued...
LotNo. Symbol Lot Description Estimate in AU$'s
681 V image

CANCELLED-TO-ORDER (CTO): 1911 ½d to 5d plus Thick 'POSTAGE' (mixed watermarks) 3d to £1, 'GPO ADELAIDE/ 12 / MR23/11/S.A' cds, Cat £520. Ex Keith Harrison: sold at the Prestige auction of 2.8.2013 for $670. This was the last such set issued in South Australia [Absent from Bill McCredie's collection, although he did have five values to 1/- in blocks of 4] (16)

Grade A B1 (Image1)

Get Market Data for [Australia (South Australia) Collection]

Estimate AU$500

CLOSED
Closing..Feb-29, 06:00 PM
682 R image

REPRINTS: 1891 reprints of obsolete stamps for distribution to UPU members largely complete including the Unissued Imperf 1/- violet, '3-PENCE' in Red on 4d etc, some extra shades, plus nine values to 2/- with 12½x2mm 'SPECIMEN' Overprint, many with part- to large-part streaky o.g. Very colourful. (50)

Grade A/A- (Image1)

Estimate AU$300

CLOSED
Closing..Feb-29, 06:00 PM
683 R/F image

REPRINTS: 1891 reprints of obsolete stamps selection to 2/- x2 (one with 12½x2mm 'SPECIMEN' Overprint) including the Unissued Imperf 1/- violet, '3-PENCE' in Red on 4d & a few extra shades, many with part- to large-part streaky o.g., CTO with 'GPO ADELAIDE/S.A' cds with the slugs removed. The only such stamps we have seen. (23)

Grade A/A- (Image1)

Estimate AU$400

CLOSED
Closing..Feb-29, 06:00 PM
684 R image

REPRINTS: 1891 reprints of obsolete stamps blocks of 4 comprising Imperf 1d dark green & 6d blue/blued, Rouletted 1/- yellow (the watermark striking through the face), and Perf 11½-12½ '3-PENCE' in Red on 4d, 4d, 6d, 1/- brown & 2/- (with Pre-Printing Paper Fold), mostly without gum. Rare multiples. [Bill McCredie had only several pairs plus strips of 3 of the Imperf 1d & 2d] (8 blocks)

Grade A/A- (Image1)

Estimate AU$750

CLOSED
Closing..Feb-29, 06:00 PM
685 R image

REPRINTS: 1891 reprints of obsolete stamps Imperf 6d grey-blue marginal strip of 6 from the right of the sheet, margins good to huge, apparently ungummed (?). Another rare multiple.

Grade A (Image1)

Estimate AU$200

CLOSED
Closing..Feb-29, 06:00 PM
686 nh image

REPRINTS: 1891 reprints of obsolete stamps De La Rue multiples overprinted 'SPECIMEN' comprising ½d brown strip of 4, strips of 5 of 1d 2d 3d x2 (one vertical), 4d & 6d x2 (different shades), and gutter pairs of the 1d & 2d, characteristic rough perfs otherwise superb with full unmounted streaky o.g. Another very scarce group. [Bill McCredie's only multiples were blocks of 8, with toning & no gum, that sold for $582] (9 items)

Grade A/A+ (Image1)

Get Market Data for [Australia (South Australia) Collection]

Estimate AU$450

CLOSED
Closing..Feb-29, 06:00 PM
687 nh/og image

REPRINTS: 1891 reprints of obsolete stamps 'POSTAGE & REVENUE' Perf 11½-12½ 15/- brownish yellow (**) & £5 grey with 12½x2mm 'SPECIMEN' Overprint each with the Value Misplaced into the Design, large-part streaky o.g. Very scarce varieties.

Grade A (Image1)

Estimate AU$200

CLOSED
Closing..Feb-29, 06:00 PM
688 P image

REPRINTS: c.1950s posthumous die proof of the Perkins Bacon 2/- struck from the worn die on wove paper (70x92mm).

Grade A (Image1)

Estimate AU$300

CLOSED
Closing..Feb-29, 06:00 PM
Postmarks
LotNo. Symbol Lot Description Estimate in AU$'s
689 image

Untidy collection on pages with 'MARINE PO' unframed to P&R 5/- & framed to 'POSTAGE' 2/6d with 'ES/&Co/LTD' perfin, 'ENG MAIL TPO/S AUSTRALIA', Italian 'Piroscafi posta/Inglesi' on DLR 2d pair, scarce boxed 'LOOSE/LETTER' & 'LOOSE SHIP LETTER' h/s, colourful group to 1/- all with 'TOO LATE' h/s, Late Fee group, 'REGISTE[RED]' on Imperf 2d, '[TR] HEAD CAMP' squared-circle, superb '251' (rated RRRR) on 6d, etc. Ex John Forrest. (90 items)

(Image1)

Get Market Data for [Australia (South Australia) Collection]

Estimate AU$400

CLOSED
Closing..Feb-29, 06:00 PM
690 c image

Scrappy group including some lesser Diamond Numerals, poor 'BAKERS GULLY' b/s (rated RRRRR), 'PORT BROUGHTON' sq-circle on registered cover with Filled Tablet 4d Postage Due & mss "Refused", etc. (30 items)

(Image1)

Get Market Data for [Australia (South Australia) Collection]

Estimate AU$100

CLOSED
Closing..Feb-29, 06:00 PM
691 c image

245 Mile Siding East-West Railway: boxed 'POSTED AT 245 MILE' handstamp superb strike in violet, the stamp cancelled on arrival with Adelaide cds of 5DE30. [See 'Hand-Held Postmarks' at page 1]

Grade (A-) A1+ (Image1)

Estimate AU$250

CLOSED
Closing..Feb-29, 06:00 PM
692 O image

BARRED NUMERALS: Numerals in Circle '1' & '5' (both R), then Diamond Numerals '5' on Perkins Bacon 2d imperf strip of 3, '19', '20' (RR), '23' (R), '25', '32' (R) on 'TEN PENCE' on 9d surcharge, '35' (RR), '41', '43', '69', '70', '71', '96' (RRR), '105' (RR) on KGV ½d green, '112' (R), '141' (R), '176', '203', etc, minor duplication, condition mixed but mostly fine strikes. (40+)

(Image1)

Estimate AU$200

CLOSED
Closing..Feb-29, 06:00 PM
693 S image

- Barred Numerals: '91' of unrecorded office fine strike on PBacon Rouletted 2d. Rated RRR.

Grade A A2+ (Image1)

Estimate AU$100

CLOSED
Closing..Feb-29, 06:00 PM
694 S image

BARRED NUMERALS: '254' of unrecorded office largely fine strike on DLR 2d. Rated RRRR. The illustration is above Lot 691.

Grade A A1 (Image1)

Estimate AU$150

CLOSED
Closing..Feb-29, 06:00 PM
695 S image

Uworra (1): 'UWORRA/16MY32/S.A' superb strike on Bridge 2d. Rated RRRRR. From Charra as a TO only 1.1.1930; closed 30.4.1953.

Grade A A2+ (Image1)

Estimate AU$150

CLOSED
Closing..Feb-29, 06:00 PM
Travelling Post Offices
LotNo. Symbol Lot Description Estimate in AU$'s
696 Δ image

Central Australia Railway: 'C[EN. AU]S. RLY. CONSTN TPO/13OC27' cds (no base inscription) large-part very fine strike on KGV 1½d red. Rated RRR. PO 29.9.1927; closed 31.7.1929. Used during construction phase of the Adelaide-Alice Springs Line; replaced by the Quorn-Alice Springs TPO service. [Far superior to the B2 strike that sold at our auction of 22.6.2019 for $527]

Grade A A2 (Image1)

Estimate AU$300

CLOSED
Closing..Feb-29, 06:00 PM
697 S image

East-West Railway: 'E-W RLY CONSTRN CAR/8JL--/[S.A]' largely superb strike on KGV 4d orange. Ex John Forrest: sold at the Prestige auction of 10.3.2007 for $611.

Grade A A3 (Image1)

Estimate AU$250

CLOSED
Closing..Feb-29, 06:00 PM
698 c image

East-West Railway: 'E-W RLY CONSTRN CAR/13OC15/S.A' largely complete but untidy strike on KGV 1d red on Shierlaw front.

Grade A B2- (Image1)

Estimate AU$150

CLOSED
Closing..Feb-29, 06:00 PM
699 c image

English Mail TPO: 'ENG MAIL TPO/29DE--06/S AUSTRALIA' (ERD) on 2d & Long Type 6d on PPC to GB. [The rate was 1d + 6d late fee; the 2d letter rate was paid in error]

Grade A B1 (Image1)

Estimate AU$250

CLOSED
Closing..Feb-29, 06:00 PM
700 c image

English Mail TPO: 'ENGLISH MAIL TPO/[crown]/ 1 ' mailbag seal large-part very fine strike on GB 1d lilac on Egyptian PPC to NSW.

Grade B A2 (Image1)

Estimate AU$200

CLOSED
Closing..Feb-29, 06:00 PM

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