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    Online General Sale No. 66

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    AUSTRALIAN COMMONWEALTH, KING GEORGE VI ISSUES

    Lot 421
    ** ]
    Estimate: $150Starting Price: $115

    1937-49 Wmkd and 1948-56 No Wmk d Kangaroo large quantity of multiples in exercise book, mostly imprint pieces and including many listed varieties, also No Wmk three blocks of 20 from left side of sheet showing single or multiple (2) strikes of perforating comb in selvedge (1000++)

      

    Lot 422
    PPC ]
    Estimate: $75Starting Price: $85

    1937-49 Perf 13 x 14 1d Red-brown KGVI (2) tied by Sydney slogan cancel to 1939 (1 Jul) airmail postcard ('Koala' real photo - little soiled) to U.K., very scarce 3d EAMS airmail postcard rate

     

    Lot 423
    C ]
    Estimate: $75Starting Price: $60

    1937-49 Perf 13 x 14 3d Blue KGVI Die II Thick and Thin papers tied to different editions of 'A.R.' card, also Perf 15 x 14 3d Brown KGVI similarly used, the last returned to sender (3)

     

    Lot 424
    ** ]
    Estimate: $500Starting Price: $380

    1937-49 Robes 5/- Ash imprint blocks of 4 (4, each with gum creases and one with minor tone spots), 10/- Thick Paper Ash and By Authority imprint blocks of 4 and Thin Paper By Authority imprint block of 4 (all fine), and 1 Ash imprint blocks of 4 (both toned gum), MUH (36)

     

    Lot 425
    ** ]
    Estimate: $750Starting Price: $575

    1937-49 Robes 5/-, 10/- and 1 Ash imprint blocks of 4, 5/- and 10/- with faint gum bends, 1 very fine and all MUH (12)

     

    Lot 426
    S/* ]
    Estimate: $550Starting Price: $420

    1937-49 Robes 10/- and 1 overprinted SPECIMEN, fine (2)

     

    Lot 427
    C ]
    Estimate: $200Starting Price: $150

    1937-49 selection of coil perforation singles (characteristic sharp horizontal perf teeth) on commercial covers, comprising Wmkd Kangaroo ('gripper' malfunction) + KGVI 2d Purple, KGVI 2d Scarlet Die II (scarce), QE 1d Maroon, d Kangaroo + KGVI 2d Mauve (join at base), d Kangaroo varied perf pair + KGVI 2d Purple, and No Wmk d Kangaroo varied perf pair + 1/6d Hermes on registered cover, elusive group, fine (6)

      

    Lot 428
    ** ]
    Estimate: $200Starting Price: $150

    1937-49 Perf 15 x 14 1d Green Queen Elizabeth Die II coil strip of 3 with uniformly large holes, very fine MUH

     

    Lot 429
    C ]
    Estimate: $200Starting Price: $150

    1937-49 Perf 15 x 14 1d Green Queen Elizabeth Die II uniformly large holes coil pair (note also characteristic sharp horizontal perforation teeth) tied to cover (small flap fault) by Brisbane 1939 (11 Dec) 'Santa Claus' slogan cancel. Rare on cover

     

    Lot 430
    C ]
    Estimate: $100Starting Price: $75

    1937-49 Perf 15 x 14 2d Scarlet Die II coil perforation single (characteristic sharp perforation teeth top and bottom) well tied by Brisbane 'BUY/WAR SAVINGS/CERTIFICATES' slogan cancel. Very scarce

     

    Lot 431
    **/* ]
    Estimate: $700Starting Price: $525

    1937-49 Perf 15 x 14 2d Scarlet KGVI Die II Coil strip of 4 with large and small holes, coil join between second and third units, three units MUH. BW AU$1500+

     

    Lot 432
    C ]
    Estimate: $200Starting Price: $150

    1937-49 Wmkd 1/6d Hermes commercial airmail covers, mostly solo frankings, comprising Thick (10) and Thin (8) papers, destinations including Aden, Czechoslovakia, (uncancelled), France, Germany (2, one American Zone), Holland (2, one registered 'A.R.'), Sweden Switzerland, censored (3) including 12/- triple 'clipper' rate, official use, odd fault, generally fine (18)

      

    Lot 433
    **/* ]
    Estimate: $80Starting Price: $60

    1940 A.I.F. 1d, 2d, 3d and 6d McCracken imprint blocks of 4, very fine with upper units only hinged (16)

     

    Lot 434
    ** ]
    Estimate: $120Starting Price: $90

    1940 A.I.F. 1d McCracken imprint strip of 4 (hinged in margin), and 2d, 3d and 6d McCracken imprint blocks of 4 (MUH, 2d creases in selvedge) (16)

     

    Lot 435
    C ]
    Estimate: $100Starting Price: $75

    1940 A.I.F. 1d, 2d and 6d in unusual composition for 1/6d airmail rate on commercial cover (small tear clear of stamps) to U.K., tied by Newcastle cds 1940 (7 Aug), and with Newcastle 'PASSED BY CENSOR/7' in violet

     

    Lot 436
    C ]
    Estimate: $75Starting Price: $60

    1940 A.I.F. 6d solo franking tied by Kingscote (SA) cds to 1941 (23 Apr) registered censored cover, overpaying by 1d registered British Empire rate to U.K., backstamped Melbourne

     

    Lot 437
    **/C ]
    Estimate: $100Starting Price: $75

    1942-44 KGVI 2d Scarlet (2) plus d Kangaroo tied by Rockhampton slogan cancel to 1947 (4 Aug) airmail cover to South Australia, 2d's showing good although not extreme examples of 'White Face' (BW 230c, cat AU$225 used), also imprint block punctured 'G/NSW' with two units showing 'Line Prolonged under AGE of POSTAGE' (BW 230f)

     

    Lot 438
    ** ]
    Estimate: $120Starting Price: $90

    1948-56 Coat-of-Arms 5/- By Authority imprint blocks of 4 (6), one with two stamps affected by light creases, others very fine MUH (24)

     

    Lot 439
    C ]
    Estimate: $100Starting Price: $75

    1948-56 5/- Coat-of-Arms standard-sized articles comprising 1956 and 1959 registered airmail covers to less usual destinations of Germany (French Zone) and Finland, rates of 7/3d (2/- airmail x 3 + 1/3d registration) and 6/6d (2/3d airmail x 2 + 2/- registration) (2 covers)

     

    Lot 440
    C ]
    Estimate: $125Starting Price: $95

    1948-56 10/- Coat-of-Arms with 2/- Aboriginal Art No Wmk (3) tied by Melbourne cds to 1959 (11 Jun) airmail cover to U.S.A. (16/- for 2/- airmail rate x 8)

     

    Lot 441
    S/** ]
    Estimate: $110Starting Price: $85

    1948-50 Coat-of-Arms 10/-, 1 and 2 overprinted SPECIMEN, fine MUH (3)

     

    Lot 442
    C ]
    Estimate: $300Starting Price: $230

    1948-56 1 Coat-of-Arms plus 2/- Aboriginal Art pair and 3d KGVI tied by Registered Perth cds to 1952 (22 Apr) registered parcel tag to Harvey, for carriage of precious metals by letter rate, in accordance with P.O. regulations (24/3d for 3d for first oz. + 2d each additional oz. x 112 + 9d registration fee)

     

    Lot 443
    **/* ]
    Estimate: $80Starting Price: $60

    1948-56 No Watermark d Orange Kangaroo By Authority imprint block of 20 from left side of sheet, the top seven rows showing varying degrees of ink stripping; also a block of 6 with one unit showing a printing ink flaw in front of the kangaroo. Fine, with most units MUH (26)

     

    Lot 444
    ** ]
    Estimate: $150Starting Price: $115

    1948-56 No Watermark d Kangaroo coil perf in the distinctive Pale Orange-yellow (so-called 'Mellow-yellow'), BW 180C, MUH. Brusden-White Certificate (1997), only one sheet reported

     

    Lot 445
    ** ]
    Estimate: $150Starting Price: $115

    1950-52 3d Scarlet KGVI Booklet Sheet of 144, fine apart from a few small tone spots, mostly in upper selvedge. BW 251c, cat AU$360

     

    Lot 446
    **/O ]
    Estimate: $75Starting Price: $60

    1952-65 2/6d Aborigine No Watermark ordinary paper MUH (2), white paper MUH (2) and U (10), and Emergency Printing MUH pair and U. Also variety 'Weak entry Around POSTAGE' (R10/4) in used pair (ordinary paper) and the retouch in used pair (white paper) (21)

     

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