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    REST OF THE WORLD, NEW ZEALAND, POSTAGE DUES ON COVER

    Lot 1150
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    Estimate: $1,000 Purchase Price : $874

    1899 (21 Apr) handmade postcard with G.B. d Vermilion used locally but undeliverable, and readdressed to Dunedin, N.Z. Various instructional markings applied, and two tax markings crossed through, but apparently eventually delivered with 4d postage due tied by Dunedin squared circle ds, 2 DE 99. A remarkable item posted eight months before the issue of New Zealand's postage dues, and showing use of the 4d stamp on the second day of issue. An important cover

     

    Lot 1151
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    Estimate: $250 Purchase Price : $222

    1900 (16 Apr) cover from Rangoon, Burma franked India a pair tied by cds, addressed to Auckland and underpaid 1a, struck with 'T' in circle and with circular 'TO PAY/3d/DOUBLE DEFICIENCY POSTAGE' applied on arrival. d Type I Large 'D' pair and 2d Type II Large 'D' affixed and cancelled with indistinct cds. Some cover wrinkles and few stains on reverse, but attractive and from an unusual origin

     

    Lot 1153
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    Estimate: $300 Purchase Price : $268

    1900 (18 Dec) cover from Maseru (Basutoland) with Cape of Good Hope 1d tied by cds, addressed to Dunedin. Underpaid 1d to U.P.U. foreign rate, and struck with 'T.15c' in octagon, and with circular 'TO PAY/3d/DOUBLE DEFICIENT POSTAGE' applied on arrival, 3d due affixed and tied by Dunedin cds. A few small peripheral tears and some creasing at base, however a most unusual origin/destination cover

     

    Lot 1154
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    Estimate: $350 Purchase Price : $315

    1901 (10 May) cover from the South African Campaign endorsed 'Soldier's letter' and '4266/N.Z.M.R.' plus 'On active service no stamps available', addressed to Auckland and with Durban double circle despatch cds. Circular 'TO PAY/1d' applied on arrival and 1899 1d due Type II Large 'D' affixed and tied by Auckland cds. Some tone spots and peripheral damage, but a scarce Boer War cover

     

    Lot 1157
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    Estimate: $150 Purchase Price : $134

    1938 (15 Sep) cover from Cambridge U.K. to Hamilton with d KGVI strip of 3 (one damaged), overweight and thus underpaid, and 'T' in hexagon and '30' handstamp applied. Circular 'TO PAY/3d/DOUBLE DEFICIENT POSTAGE in rose-pink struck on arrival and 3d postage due tied by 'POSTMEN'S BRANCH/HAMILTON' cds. Subsequently unable to be delivered, and various instructional markings added front and back, including boxed 'PLEASE ADVISE SENDER THAT/LETTERS SHOULD BE PREPAID/1D FOR EACH HALF OUNCE', eventually arriving at Wellington Dead Letter Office 13 NO 38. Some creasing but an interesting item

      

    Lot 1158
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    Estimate: $180 Purchase Price : $158

    1939 series group of three covers, with d block of 4, 1d, 2d and 3d on First Day Cover (scarce, CP cat NZ$600); 1939 cover from Otaki to Auckland franked d KGVI, with 1d and 3d block of 3 affixed, plus 1/- Pictorial used for postage due (the 1/10d due being the total for an unspecified quantity of covers), and 1956 U.S. naval cover franked 8c, with 2d pair added (3 covers)

     

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