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    AUSTRALIAN COMMONWEALTH, KGVI AND QEII COIL STAMPS

    Lot 325
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    Estimate: $500 Realised Price : $500

    Coil test strips of 16 (with coil join) and 4 in Green, and strips of 8, 4 and 3 (with coil join) in Scarlet. Also 1966 photogravure test coil in Black strip of 10. All superb MUH. BW cat AU$1530 (45)

      

    Lot 326
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    Estimate: $150 Realised Price : $115

    Coil test strip of 6 in green affixed to plain buff coil leader. Fine and very scarce, the test coils are rarely found with coil leader. BW cat AU$60++

     

    Lot 327
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    Estimate: $250 Realised Price : $380

    1941-1952 small collection of coil starter strips, with 1938 d (720 and 960), 1941 1d Maroon QE (960), 2d KGV Bright Purple (960), 1942-44 2d Purple KGVI wmkd (720 and 960) and no wmk (720 and 960), 1948 1d Princess (960), 1950-52 2d QE (960 in black and red), 3d Red KGVI (96) and 3d Green KGVI (960). Some blemishes but a useful group (17 strips),

        

    Lot 328
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    Estimate: $400 Realised Price : $725

    1937-49 Perf 15 x 14 and 1948 No Watermark d Kangaroo coil stamps, an extensive collection mounted on leaves and on hagners, with duplicated examples of all the various coil starter strips, coil strips with varieties including 'Foggy Hills' retouch, No Wmk coil perf blocks with and without imprint, 'gripper' perf errors. etc. Generally very fine and mostly MUH (283 plus 3 covers)

             

    Lot 329
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    Estimate: $400 Realised Price : $300

    1937-49 Perf 15 x 14 1d Green Queen Elizabeth coil perf with uniformly large holes strip of 6 fine MUH, scarce in a multiple of this size. BW 182bh, cat AU$750

     

    Lot 330
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    Estimate: $350 Purchase Price : $315

    1937-49 Perf 15 x 14 1d Green Queen Elizabeth coil perf (uniformly large holes) strips of 4 (2, one with coil join, other unit partly severed) and 3, also normal perfs coil join pair, and strip of 4 of the test coil in green. Mostly fine with some units MUH. BW 182bh, cat AU$750++ (17)

     

    Lot 331
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    Estimate: $100 Realised Price : $75

    Perf 15 x 14 1937-49 1d Green Queen Elizabeth coil pair with uniformly large holes fine with large part OG, lower unit MUH. BW 182bh, cat AU$150

     

    Lot 332
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    Estimate: $1,500 Purchase Price : $1,340

    1937-49 Perf 15 x 14 1d Green Queen Elizabeth with uniformly large holes, pair attached to 960 (4) coil starter strip, fine and rare, this being the example illustrated in the BW catalogue. BW 182bi, cat AU$2500

     

    Lot 333
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    Estimate: $1,400 Purchase Price : $1,224

    1937-49 Perf 15 x 14 1d Green Queen Elizabeth coil starter strip (960 4 in green) with pair with uniformly large holes attached (some perf separation and end unit hinged). Very rare, BW 182bi, cat AU$2500

     

    Lot 334
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    Estimate: $600 Purchase Price : $536

    1937-49 Perf 15 x 14 1d Green Queen Elizabeth Die II coil strip of 30 with normal perforations showing coil join after the first 20 stamps, several stamps with tone spots on perf tips, otherwise very fine. A rare proving piece exhibiting make-up from the 20-deep coil plate. BW 182bg, cat AU$2500 as pair attached to starter strip

     

    Lot 335
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    Estimate: $1,750 Purchase Price : $1,573

    1937-49 Perf 15 x 14 1d Queen Elizabeth coil with uniformly large holes, block of 4 with john Ash imprint, from surplus sheets placed on counter sale. Very fine with lower pair MUH. BW 182zr, cat AU$3000

     

    Lot 336
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    Estimate: $1,600 Purchase Price : $1,398

    1937-49 Perf 15 x 14 1d Green Queen Elizabeth coil block of 4 with uniformly large holes with John Ash imprint, small mark on gum of one unit, lower pair MUH and a rare imprint. BW 0182zr, cat AU$3000

     

    Lot 337
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    Estimate: $120 Realised Price : $90

    1937-49 1d Maroon Queen Elizabeth coil stamps with strips of 4 (4, two with coil joins), strip of 3 and pairs (3, one used), strip of 7 affixed to 960 4 (green) starter strip, and strip of 4 late usage on 1958 cover from Melbourne. Generally fine and all but a couple of units MUH (32 plus 1 cover)

      

    Lot 338
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    Estimate: $900 Realised Price : $675

    1937-49 Perf 15 x 14 2d Scarlet KGVI pair with normal perforation attached to '960 TWO PENNY STAMPS/VALUE, 8' coil starter printed in red on white paper (some faults at far end). A scarce 'false' coil that was in use for only a short period prior to the introduction of the 'large holes' coil perf. BW 188bg, cat AU$2250

     

    Lot 339
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    Estimate: $700 Purchase Price : $612

    1937-49 Perf 15 x 14 2d Scarlet KGVI coil with uniformly large holes strip of 4 with coil join between second and third stamps, very fine MUH and rare with coil join. BW 188bh, cat AU$1000+

     

    Lot 340
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    Estimate: $250 Realised Price : $190

    1937-49 Perf 15 x 14 2d Scarlet KGVI vertical pair with uniformly large holes and showing coil join, fine with lower unit MUH, especially scarce showing the coil join. BW 0184BH, cat AU$400+

     

    Lot 341
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    Estimate: $300 Purchase Price : $268

    1937-49 Perf 15 x 14 2d Scarlet KGVI coil pair with uniformly large holes very fine MUH. BW 188bh, cat AU$500

     

    Lot 342
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    Estimate: $500 Purchase Price : $443

    1937-49 Perf 15 x 14 2d Scarlet KGVI vertical coil pair with uniformly large holes used with 3d KGVI and 6d Kookaburra on 1941 (3 Dec) airmail cover from Melbourne to India, with censor tape and diamond censor handstamp, plus triangular Indian censorship. Small cover defect at top left, but a very scarce usage of this coil on cover

     

    Lot 343
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    Estimate: $350 Realised Price : $270

    1937-49 Perf 15 x 14 2d Scarlet KGVI coil perf pair with uniformly large holes used with 1d QE on 1939 (19 Sep) registered cover addressed locally in St. Kilda. Undeliverable and with 'UNCLAIMED AT' and 'NOT KNOWN BY POSTMAN' handstamps, and 'Pointing Finger'. Very fine and a scarce coil usage

     

    Lot 344
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    Estimate: $2,000 Purchase Price : $1,748

    1937-49 Perf 15 x 14 2d Scarlet KGVI coil pair with uniformly large holes attached to '960 TWO PENNY STAMPS/VALUE, 8' coil starter strip printed in red on lemon-yellow paper. Thinning at end of starter strip and some toning of perf tips, otherwise fine. Unlisted in BW catalogue which mentions the existence of a coil starter strip on lemon-yellow paper without any printing. A coil rarity

     

    Lot 345
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    Estimate: $1,200 Purchase Price : $1,049

    1937-49 Perf 15 x 14 2d Scarlet KGVI coil perf with uniformly large holes block of 4 from top left corner of sheet very fine MUH, from the surplus coil sheets placed on counter sale, very scarce and with 2001 RPSV Certificate. BW 188bk, cat AU$2000

     

    Lot 346
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    Estimate: $1,400 Purchase Price : $1,224

    1937-49 Perf 15 x 14 2d Scarlet KGVI coil with large and small holes, strip of 8 with coil join between fourth and fifth units, very fine with only top unit hinged. BW 188bl, cat AU$2700

     

    Lot 347
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    Estimate: $400 Purchase Price : $350

    1937-49 Perf 15 x 14 2d Scarlet KGVI coil pair with large and small holes used on 1941 (26 Sep) cover from Darwin to Chatswood (NSW), paying the 1d military concession rate + 3d airmail fee. Few tone spots on cover, but a rare usage predating the BW suggested date of introduction of October 1941

     

    Lot 348
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    Estimate: $280 Purchase Price : $245

    1937-49 Perf 15 x 14 2d Scarlet KGVI coil with large and small holes strip of 3 (one pair detached) attached to '960 TWO PENNY STAMPS/VALUE 8' coil starter strip printed in red on white paper. Fine and scarce, BW 188bj, cat AU$450

     

    Lot 349
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    Estimate: $4,000 Realised Price : $3,000

    1937-49 Perf 15 x 14 2d Scarlet KGVI block of 4 from lower right corner of sheet with normal sheet perforation (flush perf at base), showing large part Plate No. '1' in corner. From the surplus sheets printed from the special coil plates and perforated for counter sale. This plate number is unlisted in BW and believed unique, very fine with lower pair MUH

     

    Lot 350
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    Estimate: $4,000 Purchase Price : $3,495

    1937-49 Perf 15 x 14 2d Scarlet KGVI coil plate block of 4 from top left corner of sheet showing large part Plate No. '4', normal perforations with flush perfs at both top and left, superb MUH, and from the surplus sheets printed from the special coil plates and placed on counter sale. A great rarity, with only two examples recorded. BW 188zp, cat AU$7500

     

    Lot 351
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    Estimate: $1,200 Purchase Price : $1,049

    1937-49 Perf 15 x 14 2d Scarlet KGVI coil with uniformly large holes left corner block of 4 with John Ash imprint, from surplus sheets placed on counter sale, very fine and rare with lower pair MUH. BW 0188zqa, cat AU$2250

     

    Lot 352
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    Estimate: $1,000 Purchase Price : $874

    1937-49 Perf 15 x 14 2d Scarlet KGVI coil perf with uniformly large holes, John Ash imprint block of 4 from left corner of sheet, from the surplus sheets placed on counter sale. MUH with light gum toning. BW 188zqa, cat AU$2750

     

    Lot 353
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    Estimate: $650 Purchase Price : $583

    1937-49 2d Scarlet George VI two blocks of 16 from left and right bottom sides of the coil plate with ordinary perforation, showing flush perforation at base and no imprint, and showing perforation guide under left-hand pair of stamp and right-hand pair of stamps respectively. From the surplus sheets printed from the coil plate placed on counter sale. The first block has several small tone spots on reverse, otherwise fine and all but a couple of units MUH. BW 188zs, cat AU$1100+ (32)

     

    Lot 354
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    Estimate: $1,500 Purchase Price : $1,340

    1937-49 Perf 15 x 14 2d Scarlet KGVI coil with uniformly large holes, trimmed gutter block of 4 with John Ash imprint, very fine MUH and rare, from the surplus sheets placed on counter sale. BW 188zsa, cat AU$2750

     

    Lot 355
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    Estimate: $150 Realised Price : $270

    1937-49 Perf 15 x 14 2d Scarlet KGVI 'false coil' (normal perforations) MUH part imprint strip of 4 with coil join between second and third stamps, plus 'gripper perf' error mint, and used on 1941 (12 Feb) cover. Also large and small holes perforation with 'gripper perf' error on 1941 (6 Feb) cover (5 M plus 2 covers)

     

    Lot 356
    SOLD
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    Estimate: $800 Realised Price : $600

    1937-45 Perf 15 x 14 2d Bright Purple George VI coil perf collection including several strips, some with coil joins, 'Watermark Inverted' strip of 4 and singles (3), 720 6 black and 960 8 red (2) coil starter strips, 'false' coil (normal perfs) strip of 5 with coil join and showing 'Medallion' flaw, and 'gripper perf' errors in mint strip of 3, and used on pieces (4). An excellent group in generally fine condition, mostly MUH, and with high cat value (77)

        

    Lot 357
    SOLD
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    Estimate: $400 Realised Price : $300

    1942-50 2d 'Gum Trees' definitive coil stamp study, with C of A Wmk 720 6 (black) and 960 8 (red) coil starter strips, coil join strip of 4, and coil perf pair used with 1/6d Airmail on 1949 cover to England; and No Wmk 720 6 (black) and 960 8 (red) coil starter strips, coil perf strips with coil joins (one strip showing partial offset). Also additional 960 8 (red) coil starter strips (mostly No Wmk) in varying condition (11). The majority MUH and generally fine (88 plus 1 cover)

        

    Lot 358
    SOLD
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    Estimate: $3,000 Realised Price : $2,300

    1942-50 2d Bright Purple KGVI coil perf (large and small holes) block of 4, very fine with lower pair MUH, each stamp signed 'AR' (A.A. Rosenblum) in pencil. This stamp was not officially released in sheet form with coil perfs, and very few blocks are recorded, a major coil rarity. BW 228bh, cat AU$6000

     

    Lot 359
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    Estimate: $220 Realised Price : $170

    1947-50 1d Princess Elizabeth No Watermark coil stamps, with strips of 6 with coil join (4), strips of 4 (2, one tete-beche) and pair with coil joins, strip of 4 with 960 4 (green) coil starter strip, coil perf imprint blocks of 12 (2), strip of 4 used on 959 cover from Melbourne, and divided strip of 3 showing coil machine 'gripper perf' error used on 1955 cover from Sydney. A fine and useful group (68 plus 2 covers)

       

    Lot 360
    SOLD
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    Estimate: $200 Realised Price : $150

    1950-52 3d Scarlet George VI coil stamp strips of 4 with coil joins (3), and strip of 3 with 960 12 (red) starter strip, plus 3d Green George VI with coil perf strips of 9 and 4 (3, shades) and pairs (3), 960 12 (green) starter strips (2), and strip of 4 showing coil machine 'gripper perf' error. Largely MUH and generally fine (60)

      

    Lot 361
    SOLD
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    Estimate: $250 Realised Price : $190

    1950-52 2d Queen Mother coil stamp with strips of 12 and 4 with coil joins, 960 8 (red) and 960 8 (green (x 2) coil starter strips, pair with coil perf on cover, coil perf blocks including imprint blocks of 4 (2) and 8, and no imprint block of 8, and coil machine 'gripper perf' error used on piece with two normals. Most are MUH and fine (76 plus 1 cover)

        

    Lot 362
    SOLD
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    Estimate: $150 Realised Price : $160

    1953 3d Green QEII coil range including coil join strip of 4, coil perf block of 6, 960 12 coil starter strips (7 incl three different shades of text), and 'gripper perf' error used with 1d QEII on 1955 cover. Mostly fine and largely MUH (43 plus one cover)

       

    Lot 363
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    Estimate: $600 Realised Price : $675

    1959-64 QEII Definitives coil issues, range mostly mounted on pages, with 2d Red-brown coil join strips and coil perf blocks, 960 8 coil starter strips in green (2) and brown (3, two for helecon printing); 3d Blue-green coil join strips, 960 12 coil starter strips (4, including two for helecon printing), scarce helecon coil perf strip of 4 used on piece, coil perf Plate No. 3 block of 6 and Plate No. 5 block of 32, and 2d and 3d coil perf pairs used on 1966 cover to PNG; 5d Blue coil join strips and coil perf blocks, 960 20 coil starter strips (2), and coil perf blocks of 8 and 6 showing part Plate No. 2 (one only fragmentary). Mostly very fine and largely MUH, a fine representation of these issues (230 + one cover)

            

    Lot 364
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    Estimate: $400 Purchase Price : $350

    1959-66 3d Blue-green QEII coil perf block of 6 from left of sheet with Plate No. '3' no dashes, blocks of 8 from left and right of sheet with Plate No. '5' lines after, also another block of 8 from left of sheet with virtually unprinted Plate No. '5'. All very fine MUH, BW 350zb, zg, zh, cat AU$900 (30)

     

    Lot 365
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    Estimate: $80 Realised Price : $85

    1965 5d Red QEII Definitive coil stamp, an accumulation including two coil starter strips, and coil perf strips of varying sizes (113)

       

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