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    Lot 1024
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    Estimate: $30 Purchase Price : $26

    Chalon 2d Hausburg reprinted plate proof in Black on card, block of 4 from right side of sheet, fine

     

    Lot 1026
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    Estimate: $750 Purchase Price : $670

    1855 Blued Paper No Watermark Imperforate 1d Red, close to good margins, just touched at lower right and with light obliteration, an attractive example. With 2000 RPSNZ Certificate. SG 4, cat 2000

     

    Lot 1029
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    Estimate: $1,000 Purchase Price : $874

    1855-57 Blued Paper No Watermark Imperf 1/- Green, small to good margins three sides, just clear to touching in places along top, lightly cancelled, an attractive stamp. SG 6, cat 3750

     

    Lot 1032
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    Estimate: $300 Purchase Price : $268

    1857-63 No Watermark White Paper Imperf 6d Pale Brown, neat '11' obliterator clear of profile, a very attractive stamp. SG 14, cat 300

     

    Lot 1033
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    Estimate: $1,400 Purchase Price : $1,224

    1857-63 No Watermark White Paper Imperf 1/- Blue-green, close to small margins with neat obliteration, a superior example of this difficult stamp. SG 14, cat 1800

     

    Lot 1041
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    Estimate: $350 Purchase Price : $315

    1862-64 Watermark Large Star Perf 13 3d Brown-lilac, very fine and cancelled by Otago duplex, with 1995 RPSNZ Certificate. SG 74, cat 500

     

    Lot 1042
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    Estimate: $90 Purchase Price : $82

    1862-64 Watermark Large Star Perf 12 6d Red-brown lightly cancelled and fine. SG 77, cat 120

     

    Lot 1044
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    Estimate: $500 Purchase Price : $443

    1862 Pelure Paper Imperforate 1d Orange-vermilion, close to good margins three sides, touched at right, cancelled 'L2' cds, JU 1 63. SG 81, cat 2500

     

    Lot 1045
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    Estimate: $380 Purchase Price : $338

    1862 Pelure Paper Imperforate 2d Pale Ultramarine, close to good margins all round, cancelled '6' obliterator. SG 83, cat 800

     

    Lot 1047
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    Estimate: $850 Purchase Price : $758

    1862 Pelure Paper Imperforate 1/- Deep Green, close to large margins all round, light obliteration, fine. SG 86, cat 1100

     

    Lot 1048
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    Estimate: $450 Purchase Price : $397

    1863 No Watermark Perf 13 2d Dull Deep Blue, very fine and lightly cancelled. SG 96a, cat 475

     

    Lot 1049
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    Estimate: $300 Purchase Price : $268

    1864 Watermark 'NZ' Imperf 1d Carmine-vermilion, small to large margins all round, very fine. SG 97, cat 350

     

    Lot 1051
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    Estimate: $500 Purchase Price : $443

    1864 Watermark 'NZ' Imperf 6d Red-brown, small to large margins all round, light '1' obliterator. SG 99, cat 700

     

    Lot 1052
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    Estimate: $850 Purchase Price : $758

    1864 Watermark 'NZ' Imperf 1/- Green, small to large margins all round, very light obliteration leaving profile clear, an attractive stamp. SG 100, cat 1100

     

    Lot 1053
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    Estimate: $350 Purchase Price : $315

    1864-67 Watermark Large Star Perf 12 1d Pale Orange Vermilion, 2d Blue, 3d Deep Mauve, 4d Deep Rose, 4d Yellow, 6d Red-brown and 1/- Yellow-green, mostly very fine. SG cat 657 (7)

     

    Lot 1054
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    Estimate: $350 Purchase Price : $315

    1871-73 Watermark Large Star 1d Brown Perf 10, 1d Brown, 2d Orange, 2d Vermilion and 6d Blue Perf 12, and 1d Red-brown, 2d Vermilion, and 6d Blue Perf 10 x 12 used, 6d Perf 12 with missing corner perf, others fine. SG cat 790+ (8)

     

    Lot 1055
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    Estimate: $375 Purchase Price : $338

    1873 No Watermark 4d Orange-yellow, small perf defect at upper right otherwise fine, also 1d Brown, perf missing at right. SG 139, cat 1075b (2)

     

    Lot 1056
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    Estimate: $300 Purchase Price : $268

    1873 Watermark 'NZ' Perf 12 2d Vermilion, a very fine example cancelled '070' obliterator. SG 141, cat 350

     

    Lot 1058
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    Estimate: $300 Purchase Price : $268

    1874-78 First Sidefaces 1d to 1/- simplified set comprising 1d, 2d, 4d, 6d and 1/- Perf 12 x 11, and 3d Perf 12, part OG, 4d with inking flaws on face, few small perf faults, also 1892 d Newspaper stamp M. High cat value (7)

     

    Lot 1060
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    Estimate: $200 Purchase Price : $175

    1878 2/- Deep Rose marginal from right pane, large part OG and lightly hinged, one perf short at right. SG 185, cat 375

     

    Lot 1064
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    Estimate: $500 Purchase Price : $443

    1898-1907 Pictorials d to 5/- simplified set, mixed Wmks and Perfs, and including 1900 d, 1d, 1d and 2d additional designs; 1901 1d Universal; 1907-08 3d, 6d and 1/- Reduced Size; and 1908 1d Universal. All part to large part OG (a few MUH), few small faults but generally very fine and high catalogue value (25)

      

    Lot 1065
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    Estimate: $75 Purchase Price : $70

    1898 Pictorials London Prints Imperforate Plate Proofs comprising horizontal pairs of the d, 1d and 2d, and single of 4d in issued colours. Also 1900 1d Pictorial Imperforate Plate Proof horizontal pair in issued colour. Fine and attractive (9)

     

    Lot 1069
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    Estimate: $1,000 Purchase Price : $874

    1905-06 Stamps for Penny-in-the-slot Machines, 1d Rose-carmine Universal from Dot Plate horizontal strip of 6 Imperforate all round with two large holes each side, superb MUH. SG 366, cat 960+

     

    Lot 1070
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    Estimate: $150 Purchase Price : $134

    1906 Christchurch Exhibition d to 6d part OG, usual gum bends and generally fine. SG 370-373, cat 275 (4)

     

    Lot 1072
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    Estimate: $300 Purchase Price : $268

    1909-16 King Edward VII range of Imperforate Plate Proofs, comprising d Typo pair in black on glazed card; Engraved Issue 3d, 5d and 8d pairs in Black on card; 4d Green, 6d Carmine, 8d Deep Blue, 1/- Purple-brown, 1/- Claret and 1/- Deep Carmine on card; 2d Black on Grey and 1/- Black on Green on Wmkd Paper; plus d Typo Perforated Plate Proof in Black, Wmkd. All fine and an attractive group (17)

     

    Lot 1073
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    Estimate: $1,500 Purchase Price : $1,340

    1909-16 King Edward VII d Typo, and 2d, 3d, 4d Orange-red and 1/- Engraved affixed to three small pieces, each with 'ULTRAMAR' receiving authority handstamp in violet, as applied to U.P.U. specimens distributed to Portuguese Colonies. Also 1909 1d Dominion on small piece similarly handstamped, and 4d Yellow (defective corner) on small piece handstamped diagonal 'COLONIAS' in violet. Ex Goa Archive, mostly fine (10)

      

    Lot 1075
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    Estimate: $75 Purchase Price : $70

    1909 d King Edward VII and 1d Dominion, and 2d to 1/- Recess King Edward VII Perf 14 x 14, large part OG and generally lightly hinged. SG 387-394, 405, cat 160 (10)

     

    Lot 1076
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    Estimate: $300 Purchase Price : $268

    1909-16 King Edward VII Engraved Perf 14 x 14 duplicated range with shades, comprising 2d Mauve (3), 3d Chestnut, 4d Orange-red (3), 4d Yellow (2), 5d Brown (2), 6d Carmine (3), 8d Indigo-blue (2), 1/- Vermilion (3). Large part OG and generally very fine, SG 388-394, cat 520+ (21)

     

    Lot 1080
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    Estimate: $150 Purchase Price : $134

    1909 1d Dominion selection of Plate Proofs, with Imperforate Proofs on card in Black on Yellowish, Black on White, and Black on Red; on Wmkd Paper in Grey-black on unglazed paper (2), and in Black on glazed paper (4 incl pair), and block of 4 in Black printed both sides; also perforated proofs in Black on Wmkd Paper (3 incl pair). A fine and attractive group (16)

     

    Lot 1082
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    Estimate: $200 Purchase Price : $175

    1915-30 KGV Engraved 1d, 2d, 2d, 3d, 4d, 4d, 5d, 6d, 7d, 8d, 9d and 1/- Imperforate Plate Proofs in Black on Wmkd Paper, and Typo d and 1d Imperforate Plate Proofs in Black on thin glazed card, d Green and 3d Chocolate Imperforate Plate Proofs on thin card, and 2d and 3d Imperforate Plate Proofs in Black on Wmkd Paper, fine (18)

     

    Lot 1084
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    Estimate: $600 Purchase Price : $536

    1915-1936 King George V issues mounted on leaves, complete on a simplified basis (no Arms), with 1915 Recess d to 1/-, 1915 d to 3d Typo, 1920 Victory, 1926 2/-, 3/- Admirals, 1929-36 Health complete incl 1931 Smiling Boys (hinged), etc., 1936-42 Pictorials Multiple Wmk, also Officials 1915 d to 1/-, and 1927 2/- Admiral and 1936-42 Pictorials, and 6d Express Delivery (4). Generally very fine and many MUH. SG cat 1200+ (110)

        

    Lot 1085
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    Estimate: $1,500 Purchase Price : $1,340

    1915-30 KGV Engraved 3d Die Proof Colour Trial in Carmine on thin paper (64mm x 79mm), very fine. A beautiful and rare proof

     

    Lot 1086
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    Estimate: $700 Purchase Price : $612

    1915-30 KGV Engraved 3d Chocolate Perf 14 x 13 block of 4 from top left corner of sheet showing complete Plate No. '18', very fine with stamps MUH. Campbell Paterson K4a(4), cat NZ$1600

     

    Lot 1087
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    Estimate: $1,500 Purchase Price : $1,340

    1915-30 KGV Engraved 3d Chocolate Wmk Sideways block of 6 from top left corner of sheet with complete plate No. '19', one unit with two small tone spots otherwise fine with stamps MUH, a rare block. Campbell Paterson No. K4d(4), cat NZ$3600

     

    Lot 1088
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    Estimate: $600 Purchase Price : $536

    1915-30 KGV Engraved 6d Carmine Perf 14 x 13 block of 4 from top left corner of sheet showing complete Plate No. '37' with red pencil mark partly superimposed, very light gum bend on lower pair, otherwise very fine and fresh with stamps MUH. Campbell Paterson K8a(4), cat NZ$1600

     

    Lot 1090
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    Estimate: $350 Purchase Price : $315

    1920 Victory d to 1/- Imperforate Plate Proofs on Wmkd Paper in issued colours, very fine with full OG (6)

     

    Lot 1091
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    Estimate: $400 Purchase Price : $350

    1920 Victory 1d Die Proof in Black on glazed card (54mm x 37mm) with partial uncleared surround, very fine and rare

     

    Lot 1092
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    Estimate: $1,000 Purchase Price : $874

    1920 Victory 6d Die Proof in Black on glazed card (60mm x 75mm), endorsed in pencil at upper right 'Aug 25th 1919', very fine and rare

     

    Lot 1093
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    Estimate: $300 Purchase Price : $268

    1920 Victory 6d Imperforate Plate Proof on Wmkd Paper block of 4 in Violet (issued colour) from base of sheet, superb with full OG

     

    Lot 1096
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    Estimate: $80 Purchase Price : $70

    1926 1d KGV 'Admiral' Perforated colour Trials in five shades of Red on Wmkd Paper, very fine (5)

     

    Lot 1097
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    Estimate: $100 Purchase Price : $88

    1931 Health 'Smiling Boys' 1d + 1d and 2d + 1d fine used (2)

     

    Lot 1100
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    Estimate: $1,200 Purchase Price : $1,049

    1936-42 Pictorials Wmk Multiple NZ and Star 2d Orange Perf 14 x 13 block of 4 from top of sheet showing very strong 'Offset' on reverse, superb. Campbell Paterson L4fW, cat NZ$3000

     

    Lot 1102
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    Estimate: $550 Purchase Price : $490

    1936 Chamber of Commerce to 1952 Health complete, 1940 Arms represented by 1/3d, 2/6d, 6/- and 1 only. Also Officials 1936 to 1951 complete, 1944 and 1947 Life Insurance sets, and 1939-49 Postage Dues. Few MUH, but largely lightly hinged and fine. SG 1200+ (151)

      

    Lot 1103
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    Estimate: $350 Purchase Price : $315

    1936 Chamber of Commerce d, 1d, 2d, 4d and 6d affixed to two small pieces, each with 'SPECIMEN' receiving authority handstamp in green (somewhat faint on some values), as applied to U.P.U. specimens distributed to Portuguese Colonies. Some toning, especially on d, but rare (5)

     

    Lot 1105
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    Estimate: $350 Purchase Price : $315

    1937-52 King George VI issues mounted on leaves, complete on a simplified basis (no Arms), including Official overprints, very fine and largely MUH. SG cat 600+ (116)

       

    Lot 1107
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    Estimate: $250 Purchase Price : $222

    1939 Health 1d on d + d Green and 2d on 1d + 1d Scarlet affixed to small piece, each with 'AMOSTRA' receiving authority handstamp in green, as applied to U.P.U. specimens distributed to Portuguese Colonies, ex Goa Archive. Rare (2)

     

    Lot 1108
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    Estimate: $500 Purchase Price : $443

    1955-59 QEII Large Figures 3d Vermilion Imperforate Plate Proofs from Bradbury Wilkinson proof sheets, comprising horizontal and vertical pairs from ordinary sheet, and horizontal tete-beche pair and tete-beche gutter pair from booklet sheet, superb (8)

     

    Lot 1109
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    Estimate: $90 Purchase Price : $82

    1958 2d on 1d Brown-lake Surcharge error on 'Stars' issue, superb MUH. SG 763b, cat 130

     

    Lot 1110
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    Estimate: $150 Purchase Price : $134

    1960 2d Kowhai-Ngutu-Kaka vertical strip of 3, showing progressive loss of Black printing, and 2d vertical pair with error 'Yellow-brown Printing Misplaced 7mm Downwards', both with normals for comparison, MUH (7)

     

    Lot 1111
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    Estimate: $250 Purchase Price : $222

    1960-66 3d Kowhai error 'Green Omitted', and vertical pair, upper unit error 'Yellow-brown Largely Omitted', both superb MUH, with normal for comparison. SG 785b,c, cat 550 (4)

     

    Lot 1112
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    Estimate: $350 Purchase Price : $315

    1960-66 5d Matua-Tikumu error 'Yellow' omitted, superb MUH, with normal for comparison. SG 787a, cat 425 (2)

     

    Lot 1113
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    Estimate: $350 Purchase Price : $315

    1960-66 6d Pikiarero error 'Lilac Omitted' superb MUH, with normal for comparison. SG 788b, cat 425 (2)

     

    Lot 1114
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    Estimate: $100 Purchase Price : $88

    1960-66 1/3d Trout error 'Sepia and Carmine Misplaced 3mm to the Right', superb MUH, with normal for comparison (2)

     

    Lot 1117
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    Estimate: $100 Purchase Price : $88

    1967 2c Kowhai error 'Imperforate' MUH horizontal pair, plus normal stamp. SG 848b, cat 150 (3)

     

    Lot 1118
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    Estimate: $100 Purchase Price : $88

    1867 7c Rata error 'Imperforate' MUH horizontal pair, plus normal stamp (3)

     

    Lot 1119
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    Estimate: $75 Purchase Price : $70

    1970-76 50c Abel Tasman National Park, two examples showing errors 'Apple-green Omitted' and 'Buff Omitted', also normal for comparison, superb MUH. SG 932a, b (3)

     

    Lot 1120
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    Estimate: $250 Purchase Price : $222

    1973-76 No Watermark 4c Puriri Moth three examples showing errors 'Purple-brown Omitted', 'Orange-yellow Omitted' and Bright Green (Wing Veins) Omitted' plus normal for comparison, superb MUH. SG 1011b, c and e, cat 450+

     

    Lot 1121
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    Estimate: $250 Purchase Price : $222

    1973-76 No Watermark 10c Coat-of-Arms, three examples showing errors 'Silver Omitted' 'Deep Blue Omitted' and 'Red Omitted', plus normal for comparison, superb MUH. SG 1017a,c,d, cat 400+ (4)

     

    Lot 1123
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    Estimate: $400 Purchase Price : $350

    1891-1906 'O.P.S.O.' Overprints: d QV Second Sideface Perf 10 x 11 with diagonal overprint in rose, fine with part OG, and with 1969 RPSL Certificate. SG O4, cat 800 for used

     

    Lot 1124
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    Estimate: $400 Purchase Price : $350

    1891-1906 'O.P.S.O.' Overprints: 1d Rose QV Second Sideface Perf 11 with diagonal overprint in rose, fine with large part OG, and with 1969 RPSL Certificate. SG O7, cat 800 for used

     

    Lot 1125
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    Estimate: $350 Purchase Price : $315

    1891-1906 'O.P.S.O.' Overprints: 2d Blue QV Second Sideface Perf 11 with diagonal overprint in rose, part OG and fine, with 2006 Sismondo Certificate. SG O11, cat 850 for used

     

    Lot 1129
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    Estimate: $700 Purchase Price : $612

    1891-1906 O.P.S.O. Overprints: d Green on Pirie unwkd paper, Perf 14 with diagonal Violet opt, very fine with large part OG. With 1969 RPSL Certificate. SG O16, cat 800 used

     

    Lot 1130
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    Estimate: $500 Purchase Price : $443

    1891-1906 'O.P.S.O.' Overprints: 2d Blue Pictorial No Wmk Perf 12-16 with diagonal overprint in violet, fine with part OG, and with 1969 RPSL Certificate. SG O17, cat 1200 for used

     

    Lot 1131
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    Estimate: $450 Purchase Price : $397

    1891-1906 'O.P.S.O.' Overprints: 2d Blue Pictorial No Wmk Perf 11 with diagonal overprint in violet, fine with large part OG, and with 1969 RPSL Certificate. SG O18, cat 950 for used

     

    Lot 1132
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    Estimate: $500 Purchase Price : $443

    1891-1906 'O.P.S.O.' Overprints: 4d Indigo and Brown Pictorial No Wmk with diagonal overprint in violet, and cancelled with two parallel lines at lower right, part OG and with faint horizontal bend, with 2006 Sismondo Certificate stating the stamp to bear an overprint from the original handstamp made subsequent to the original issue for U.P.U. or presentation purposes. SG O19, cat 1100

     

    Lot 1133
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    Estimate: $500 Purchase Price : $443

    1899-1906 'O.P.S.O.' Overprints: 5d Purple-brown Pictorial No Wmk with diagonal overprint in violet, part OG with some paper adhering to upper portion of reverse. With Sismondo Certificate (2006). SG O20, cat 1100 used

     

    Lot 1135
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    Estimate: $600 Purchase Price : $536

    1891-1906 'O.P.S.O.' Overprints 1d Universal Pirie Wmkd paper Perf 14 with diagonal violet opt, faint vertical bend otherwise fine with large part OG. With 1969 RPSL Certificate. SG O24, cat 850 used

     

    Lot 1136
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    Estimate: $800 Purchase Price : $699

    1891-1906 'O.P.S.O.' Overprints 2d Blue Wmk NZ and Star Perf 11 with diagonal violet opt, very fine with large part OG. With 1969 RPSL Certificate. SG O30, cat 900 used

     

    Lot 1137
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    Estimate: $900 Purchase Price : $787

    1907-11 Pictorials overprinted vertical 'OFFICIAL' d, 1d, 2d, 3d, 6d, 1/-, 2/- and 5/- affixed to four small pieces, each with 'ULTRAMAR' receiving authority handstamp as applied to U.P.U. stamps distributed to Portuguese Colonies. Ex Goa Archive. Toned perfs on several stamps but very scarce (8)

     

    Lot 1138
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    Estimate: $250 Purchase Price : $222

    Officials: 1908-09 1d Dominion and 6d Pictorial Perf 14 x 13, and 1910-16 KEVII d, 3d, 6d, 8d and 1/- and 1d Dominion, all large part OG and generally fine. SG O70,71,O73-78, cat 370+ (8)

     

    Lot 1139
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    Estimate: $250 Purchase Price : $222

    Officials: 1933 5/- Green Arms with vertical overprint, large part OG and lightly hinged, also 5/- Yellow-green Arms italic overprint MUH. SG O113,O133b, cat 389 (2)

     

    Lot 1140
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    Estimate: $175 Purchase Price : $158

    1954-63 QEII Officials 4d Blue error 'Printed on Gummed side', very fine. SG O164a, cat 200

     

    Lot 1141
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    Estimate: $800 Purchase Price : $699

    1899-1949 Postage Dues complete mint as per SG on hagners, part og and generally lightly mounted up to 1908, thereafter mostly MUH, and all very fine. Also a few duplicates, including 1899 8d used. SG D1-47, cat 1200+ (51)

      

    Lot 1142
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    Estimate: $1,500 Purchase Price : $1,340

    1899 Postage Dues d, 8d Type I Large 'D', 5d, 6d, 10d Type I Small 'D', 1d, 2d, 3d Type II Large 'D', 4d Type II Small 'D' (few toned perfs), 1/- and 2/- affixed to piece, each with 'ULTRAMAR' receiving authority handstamp as applied to U.P.U. specimens distributed to Portuguese Colonies. Ex Goa Archive. Generally fine and very scarce (11)

     

    Lot 1143
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    Estimate: $2,000 Purchase Price : $1,748

    1899 Postage Dues, d, 8d Type I Large 'D', 5d, 6d, 10d Type I Small 'D', 1d, 2d, 3d Type II Large 'D', 4d Type II Small 'D', 1/- and 2/- each with 'ULTRAMAR' receiving authority handstamp in blue, as applied to U.P.U. stamps distributed to Portuguese Colonies. Full gum and unmounted, exceptional quality for such specimens (11)

      

    Lot 1144
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    Estimate: $2,500 Purchase Price : $2,214

    1899 Postage Dues, d, 8d Type I Large 'D', 5d, 6d, 10d Type I Small 'D', 1d, 2d, 3d, Type II Large 'D', 4d Type II small 'D', 1/- and 2/- affixed to two pieces and with Natal 'SPECIMEN' receiving handstamp in violet as applied to U.P.U. specimens; also 1904 d, 1d and 2d Second Issue similarly handstamped. A few toned perfs on some stamps (especially 1899 d), but of fine appearance and a desirable and unique group, with 1981 BPA Certificate (14)

     

    Lot 1145
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    Estimate: $120 Purchase Price : $105

    1899 Postage Dues d Carmine and Green Type I Large 'D' variety 'No Stop after D', centre unit in horizontal strip of 3, gum crease affecting two stamps, large part OG. SG D1a, cat 200+

     

    Lot 1146
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    Estimate: $150 Purchase Price : $134

    1899 Postage Dues d Carmine and Green Type I Large 'D' variety 'No Stop After D', left unit of horizontal pair fine with large part OG and showing offsets of value on reverse. SG D1a, cat 200+

     

    Lot 1147
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    Estimate: $300 Purchase Price : $268

    1899 Postage Dues d Carmine and Green Type II Large 'D' block of 18 from right of sheet, and 1d Carmine and Green Type II Large 'D' block of 14 from left of sheet, very fine MUH multiples with full OG. SG D9, 10, cat 384+

     

    Lot 1148
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    Estimate: $500 Purchase Price : $443

    1904-08 Postage Dues on Cowan Paper Wmk NZ and Star, d and 1d Perf 11 and 2d Perf 14 (few toned perfs), each on small piece and with 'ULTRAMAR' receiving authority handstamp in violet, as applied to U.P.U. specimens distributed to Portuguese Colonies; plus 1935 3d on Cowan Chalky Paper Perf 14 on small piece with 'Especimen' diagonal handstamp. Ex Goa Archive and rare (4)

     

    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)

     

    Lot 1160
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    Estimate: $500 Purchase Price : $443

    Arms Design set to 1 comprising 1/3d Lemon, 1/3d Orange-yellow, 1/3d Yellow and Black, 1/3d Yellow and Blue, 2/6d Deep Brown, 4/- Red-brown, 5/- Green, 6/- Carmine-rose, 7/- Pale Blue, 7/6d Olive-grey, 8/- Slate-violet, 9/- Brown-orange, 10/- Carmine-lake, 12/6d Deep Plum, 15/- Sage-green, 1 Pink, mixed Single and Multiple Wmks, all large part OG and lightly hinged. Minimum cat 690 (16)

     

    Lot 1161
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    Estimate: $1,100 Purchase Price : $991

    Arms types with surcharged values, comprising 1939 Single Wmk 35/- on 35/- Orange-yellow, and 1942-53 Multiple Wmk 3/6 on 3/6 Grey-green (both types), 5/6 on 5/6 Lilac, 11/- on 11/- Yellow, and 22/- on 22/- Scarlet, all very fine with large part OG and lightly hinged. SG F186,F212-216, cat 1500 (6)

     

    Lot 1162
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    Estimate: $1,000 Purchase Price : $874

    1940-58 Arms Watermark Multiple NZ and Star 25/- Greenish-blue Wmk Inverted very fine MUH. SG F204w, cat 1000+

     

    Lot 1163
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    Estimate: $300 Purchase Price : $268

    1940-58 Arms Watermark Multiple Nz and Star 30/- Brown with Watermark Inverted, fine and lightly mounted. SG F205a, cat 400

     

    Lot 1164
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    Estimate: $150 Purchase Price : $134

    1940-58 Arms Watermark Multiple NZ and Star 2 Bright Purple Wmk Upright, marginal with very minor bend, otherwise fine MUH. SG F206, cat 225

     

    Lot 1165
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    Estimate: $320 Purchase Price : $280

    1940-58 Arms Watermark Multiple NZ and Star 2/10/- Red Wmk Inverted fine with large part OG and lightly hinged. SG F207, cat 475

     

    Lot 1166
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    Estimate: $180 Purchase Price : $158

    1940-58 Arms Watermark Multiple NZ and Star 3 Green with Watermark Inverted, very fine and lightly hinged. SG F208a, cat 250

     

    Lot 1167
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    Estimate: $2,500 Purchase Price : $2,214

    1940-58 Arms Watermark Multiple NZ and Star 3/10/- Rose Wmk Inverted large part OG and lightly hinged, very fine. SG F209a, cat 3500

     

    Lot 1168
    ** ]
    Estimate: $350 Purchase Price : $315

    1940-58 Arms Watermark Multiple NZ and Star 4 Light Blue Wmk Inverted, 'fluffy' perfs, very fine MUH. SG F210, cat 350+

     

    Lot 1169
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    Estimate: $400 Purchase Price : $350

    1940-58 Arms Watermark Multiple NZ and Star 5 Indigo-blue Wmk Inverted very fine MUH. SG F211a, cat 400

     

    Lot 1170
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    Estimate: $100 Purchase Price : $88

    1967-84 Decimal Currency 'Arms' $4, $6, $8 and $10 (various contemporary issues) tied by Te Awamutu cds to individual 1980s parcel receipts (4)

      

    Lot 1171
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    Estimate: $1,000 Purchase Price : $874

    Useful range of postmarks on perf Chalons (63) and First and Second Sidefaces (89), including numeral and alpha-numerical obliterators, coin datestamps, few manuscript types (not all postal), few fancy types including 'S' in circle on 3d Chalon and 4d First Sideface, condition variable but many fine strikes, high catalogue value for stamps alone (151)

         

    Lot 1173
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    Estimate: $200 Purchase Price : $175

    1935 cover from Yorkshire to Christchurch carried aboard the ill-fated 'City of Khartoum', which was lost on the Mediterranean Sea 31 December 1935, together with GPO Sydney explanatory memo dated 17 January 1936, and 'ambulance' envelope (20 January 1936), AAMC 575

     

    Lot 1174
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    Estimate: $30 Purchase Price : $26

    Franks: 1950-51 envelopes (6) to the same addressee in Wellington, each bearing franks of various government departments, with High Commissioner for N.Z., Minister of Health (2, in green, one with tone spots), Minister of Finance, and General Assembly (2). Some minor faults caused by opening of envelopes, otherwise good (6 covers)

      

    Lot 1175
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    Estimate: $150 Purchase Price : $134

    1968 (7 Apr) airmail cover from London to Auckland , charred at edges, bearing fine strike of 'SALVAGED FROM AIRCRAFT/ACCIDENT LONDON 8-4-68' in green, AAMC 1622a

     

    Lot 1176
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    Estimate: $40 Purchase Price : $35

    World War I: Small piece of cardboard (72 x 47mm, possibly off a packet or packet label) with 1d Dominion pair cancelled by a superb strike of the double oval 'N.Z. MILITARY POST OFFICE/TROOPSHIP No. 12/EXPEDITIONARY FORCE' ds in violet dated OCT 2 1914 (allocated to HMNZT 'Waimana')

     

    Lot 1178
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    Estimate: $700 Purchase Price : $612

    Victoria Land: d Green and 1d Carmine lightly mounted and part OG. SG A2-3, cat 805 (2)

     

    Lot 1181
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    Estimate: $320 Purchase Price : $280

    Victoria Land: 1d Carmine variety 'No Stop after LAND', fine and lightly hinged. SG A3a, cat 425

     

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