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    AUSTRALIAN COLONIES, NEW SOUTH WALES, 1850-51 SYDNEY VIEWS

    Lot 10
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    Estimate: $200 Realised Price: $290

    1849 Engraved 1d reprinted essay in design resembling the Penny Black by John Carmichael, in Vermilion on wove paper 42 x 50mm. Very fine and scarce

     

    Lot 11
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    Estimate: $200 Realised Price: $290

    1849 Engraved 1d reprinted essay in design resembling the Penny black by John Carmichael, in Black on wove paper 39 x 48mm. Very fine and scarce

     

    Lot 12
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    Estimate: $400 Realised Price: $575

    1850-51 Sydney Views: Small range with 1d Plate I, 2d Plate I, 2d Plate II, 2d Plate V, and 3d (5), most with four margins, one or two with other small faults, very high cat value (9)

     

    Lot 13
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    Estimate: $2,000 Realised Price: $3200

    1850-51 Sydney Views 1d Reddish-rose Plate I pos [11] tied by barred obliterator to 1850 (17 Jul) Sydney OHMS town letter (signed by James Raymond, Postmaster-General), and with framed '2/O'CLOCK' handstamp. Vertical filing fold, otherwise very fine. Palmer Census No. 168

     

    Lot 14
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    Estimate: $250 Realised Price: $190

    1850-51 Sydney Views 1d Pale Red Plate I on Bluish Wove, pos [3], small to good margins all round, tiny crease in upper right corner, cancelled '19' numeral of Ryalston (rated R). SG 5, cat 475

     

    Lot 15
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    Estimate: $1,500

    1850-51 Sydney Views 1d Vermilion on Yellowish Plate II pos [11] on small envelope (93 x 50mm) used locally in Sydney, cancelled barred obliterator, with framed '6/O'CLOCK' and fair strike of framed 'QUEEN'S WHARF', Sydney backstamp, portion of address excised otherwise fine and rare. Palmer Census No. 166

     

    Lot 16
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    Estimate: $280

    1850-51 Sydney Views 1d Dull Carmine Plate II on Yellowish Wove pos [16], good to large margins all round showing portion of adjoining unit at base, cancelled somewhat messy '65' numeral of Wollombi. SG 8, cat 400

     

    Lot 17
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    Estimate: $300 Realised Price: $240

    1850-51 Sydney Views 1d Crimson-lake Plate II on Bluish Wove pos [12], good even margins all round and with light '48' numeral of Tarcutta. SG 9, cat 400

     

    Lot 18
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    Estimate: $1,100 Realised Price: $2200

    1850-51 Sydney Views 1d Crimson-lake Plate II on Greyish pos [9], small to large margins) tied by barred obliterator on 1852 (3 Feb) Sydney town letter, very fine framed '6/O'CLOCK' and equally fine Sydney backstamp. Clean and very fine, an exceptional 1d town letter. With 1971 BPA Certificate. Palmer Census No. 21

     

    Lot 19
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    Estimate: $600T Realised Price: $460

    1850-51 Sydney Views 1d Dull Carmine Plate II pair (touched bottom left and right) on 1851 (1 Nov) outer from Albury to Melbourne tied by '50' numerals, Albury despatch and Melbourne arrival backstamps. Vertical filing crease, otherwise fine, ex Ed Druce

     

    Lot 20
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    Estimate: $500

    1850-51 Sydney Views 1d Carmine Plate II on Laid pos [9], showing variety 'Double Impression', even margins all round, cancelled Sydney barred obliterator. SG 13, cat 750+

     

    Lot 21
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    Estimate: $900 Realised Price: $675

    1850-51 Sydney Views: 1d Carmine Plate II on Laid (SG 13, pos [8], good to large margins) tied by barred obliterator on 1851 (3 May) Sydney town letter, with framed '6/O'CLOCK' and Sydney backstamp. Horizontal filing fold and some light soiling, with 2003 Briefmarkenprufstelle Basel Certificate. Palmer Census No. 141

     

    Lot 22
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    Estimate: $100

    1850-51 Sydney Views 2d Greyish Blue Plate I pos [21], large even margins all round but with small central thin, cancelled '18' numeral of Mudgee (rated RR). SG 17, cat 200

     

    Lot 23
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    Estimate: $170 Realised Price: $140

    1850-51 Sydney Views 2d Greyish Blue Plate I Late Impression pos [10], good colour, fine with good to large margins and neatly cancelled by Sydney Barred Obliterator. SG 17, cat 200

     

    Lot 24
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    Estimate: $180 Realised Price: $135

    1850-51 Sydney Views 2d Dull Blue Plate I Late Impression pos [5], strong colour, good to large margins all round, cancelled Sydney barred obliterator. SG 18, cat 190

     

    Lot 25
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    Estimate: $450 Realised Price: $460

    1850-51 Sydney Views 2d Indigo Plate II Early Impression, pos [1 - variety Fan with Shading at Either Side], good even margins all round and very fine, cancelled Sydney dumb obliterator. SG 21a, cat 600

     

    Lot 26
    (Withdrawn)
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    1850-51 Sydney Views 2d Bright Blue Plate II vertical pair fine used with four large margins, two strikes of Barred Numeral '83' of Wellingrove (RRRR). SG 24, cat 650++

     

    Lot 27
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    Estimate: $1,800 Realised Price: $1500

    1850-51 Sydney Views: 2d Dull Blue Plate II pos [3] (large margins all round showing frame lines on all sides) tied by grid obliterator on 1850 (31 Jul) OHMS entire from The Colonial Treasury to The Clerk of the Bench in Brisbane, with Sydney despatch and Brisbane arrival datestamps. A superb cover, ex Ron Butler, with 1970 RPSL Certificate, Palmer Census No. 181

     

    Lot 28
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    Estimate: $1,200 Realised Price: $1400

    1850-51 Sydney Views: 2d Dull Blue Plate II Worn Impression (large margins) and 3d Yellow-green on Yellowish (just touched at top left) tied by '7' numerals on 1850 (4 May) entire from Penrith to Hobart, Penrith backstamp and fine 'PAID SHIP LETTER/SYDNEY' oval ds in red, rated '4'(d) as an incoming ship letter, with boxed 'SHIP LETTER' ds on reverse (8 JU 1850). Some peripheral wear and splitting along folds, however a scarce intercolonial 5d rate. Palmer Census No. 103

     

    Lot 29
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    Estimate: $300 Realised Price: $230

    1850-51 Sydney Views 2d Prussian Blue Plate II Worn Impression, pos [3 variety 'Inner Circle Intersects Fan'], close to good margins all round, and with light '48' numeral of Tarcutta. SG 26c, cat 450

     

    Lot 30
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    Estimate: $250 Realised Price: $190

    1850-51 Sydney Views 2d Ultramarine Plate III pos [1], large margins all round showing almost complete dividing lines on all sides, a very fine stamp cancelled by Sydney barred obliterator and signed 'AD(iena) on reverse. SG 29, cat 250

     

    Lot 31
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    Estimate: $260

    1850-51 Sydney Views 2d Ultramarine Plate III pos [1], four large margins and very fine, cancelled numeral '4' of Richmond (Type 1A, rated RR). SG 29, cat 250

     

    Lot 32
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    Estimate: $1,000 Realised Price: $3800

    1850-51 Sydney Views: 2d Ultramarine Plate III pos [12] (large margins all round and showing portions of frame lines on all sides) just tied by '48' numeral of Tarcutta on 1851 (13 Jan) entire from the Evans correspondence to Albury (manuscript post office endorsement on face). Faint vertical filing fold, otherwise very fine. Ex Sir Miles Rivett-Carnac, Palmer Census No. 47

     

    Lot 33
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    Estimate: $300 Realised Price: $240

    1850-51 Sydney Views 2d Deep Blue Plate III, pos [10 - variety 'Double-lined Bale'], very fine with large margins all round and cancelled by Sydney barred obliterator. SG 30c, cat 375

     

    Lot 34
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    Estimate: $160 Realised Price: $120

    1850-51 Sydney Views 2d Prussian blue Plate IV on Bluish Wove pos [1], margins all round, large at top and bottom, fine and cancelled '2' numeral of Parramatta. SG 32, cat 180

     

    Lot 35
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    Estimate: $1,200 Realised Price: $3000

    1850-51 Sydney Views: 2d Prussian Blue Plate IV pos [11] (large margins all round and showing parts of frame lines on all sides) tied by '48' numeral of Tarcutta on 1851 (5 May) entire from the Evans correspondence to Albury, faint vertical filing fold otherwise very fresh and a superb entire. Ex Sir Miles Rivett-Carnac, Palmer Census No. 143

     

    Lot 36
    C ]
    Estimate: $750 Realised Price: $675

    1850-51 Sydney Views: 2d Prussian Blue Plate IV (SG 32, good to large margins all round) tied by '55' barred numeral to 1851 (24 Feb) entire from Newcastle to Merriwa, oval despatch ds on face and oval Maitland crowned ds on reverse, very fine. Palmer Census No. 73

     

    Lot 37
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    Estimate: $280 Realised Price: $170

    1850-51 Sydney Views 2d Bright Blue Plate IV on Bluish Wove Paper pos [9 variety No Waves], large margins all round and with mild tone spots at upper and lower left, cancelled numeral '85' of Drayton (Moreton Bay District). SG 33e, cat 300

     

    Lot 38
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    Estimate: $200

    1850-51 Sydney Views 2d Prussian Blue Plate IV on Yellowish Vertical Laid Paper pos [22], large margins all sides, cancelled Sydney barred obliterator. SG 35, cat 300

     

    Lot 39
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    Estimate: $220 Realised Price: $170

    1850-51 Sydney Views 2d Ultramarine Plate V on Greyish Wove pos [21], large margins all round and very fine, cancelled reversed '9' numeral of Bathurst (Type 1Av, rated RRR). With 1981 BPA Certificate (incorrectly stating shade to be Dull Blue). SG 36, cat 200

     

    Lot 40
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    Estimate: $500 Realised Price: $380

    1850-51 Sydney Views: 2d Ultramarine Plate V pos [11] (large margins two sides, close at left and just touched along top) tied by '39' numeral to 1851 (14 Jul) entire from Cooma to Sydney, horizontal and vertical filing folds, otherwise fine and with Cooma despatch and Sydney arrival backstamps, ex Ron Butler. Palmer Census No. 201

     

    Lot 41
    C ]
    Estimate: $180 Realised Price: $135

    1850-51 Sydney Views 2d Dull Blue Plate V on Greyish Wove pos [12], four large margins and fine, cancelled by indistinct numeral. SG 37, cat 200

     

    Lot 42
    O ]
    Estimate: $180

    1850-51 Sydney Views 2d Dull Blue Plate V on Greyish Wove pos [9], good to large margins all round and fine, cancelled numeral '18' of Mudgee (rated RR). SG 37, cat 200

     

    Lot 43
    C ]
    Estimate: $900 Realised Price: $1400

    1850-51 Sydney Views: 2d Dull Ultramarine Plate V on Vertical Laid Yellowish Paper pos [12] (large margins all round and showing portions of frame lines on three sides) cancelled '48' numeral on 1851 (6 Jun) entire from the Evans correspondence from Tarcutta to Albury (manuscript post office endorsement on face). Few minor ink marks on face, otherwise very fine. Ex Sir Miles Rivett-Carnac, Palmer Census No. 170

     

    Lot 44
    C ]
    Estimate: $1,000 Realised Price: $6000

    1850-51 Sydney Views: 3d Yellow-green on Yellowish, close to large margins all round, tied by barred obliterator to 1850 (1 Mar) envelope from Sydney to Auckland, New Zealand, rated '4' in manuscript (deleted), then '5'. Sydney despatch and Wellington and Auckland arrival datestamps on face. Very fine, Palmer Census No. 47, it being the second earliest recorded use of the 3d Sydney View on cover. Ex Sir Miles Rivett-Carnac

     

    Lot 45
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    Estimate: $450 Realised Price: $1350

    1850-51 Sydney Views: 3d Yellow-green on Yellowish pos [15], very fine with good to large margins, tied by barred obliterator on 1851 (8 Jan) outer (front and back flap only) from Sydney to London, endorsed 'p "Kate" ', fine 'PAID SHIP LETTER/SYDNEY' ds in red, and part London arrival ds on reverse. Unlisted in Palmer census

     

    Lot 46
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    Estimate: $750 Realised Price: $800

    1850-51 Sydney Views: 3d Yellow-green on Bluish (SG 42, four large margins) tied by barred obliterator on 1852 (5 Jul) entire from Sydney to London, endorsed 'Glenbervie' and with manuscript '8(d)' as an incoming ship letter, with Sydney despatch and London arrival backstamps. Horizontal filing fold, otherwise very fine. Palmer Census No. 223

     

    Lot 47
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    Estimate: $250 Realised Price: $210

    1850-51 Sydney Views 3d Emerald-green on Bluish Wove pos [16], good to large margins all round, cancelled Sydney barred obliterator, very fine. SG 43, cat 300

     

    Lot 48
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    Estimate: $900 Realised Price: $675

    1850-51 Sydney Views 3d Emerald-green on Bluish Wove horizontal strip of 4 pos [1-4] cancelled barred obliterators. Somewhat heavily postmarked, but a very scarce multiple. SG 43, 1100+

     

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