AUSTRALIA - Postal Stationery - Envelopes
|276 ||PS|| ||1978-86 PSE Accumulation with commem or First Day cancels (many with BAIRNSDALE FDI cancels) throughout incl 1979 Norman Lindsay with purple cancel (APM7210), 1980 Opening Hobart Mail Centre (both), 1980 Bowls (4, with shades of green), Sydpex cancels, also some covers with additional cachets, etc. Unaddressed. (200+) || 25.00
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QUEENSLAND - Postal History
|835 ||✉|| ||1896 Queensland International Exhibition (Sep 8) use of On Public Service envelope with 'Queensland International Exhibition/1896' imprint at lower-left & signed by Jules Joubert (the Exhibition Manager) at upper-left, to Backriding Iron Works/Oldham/England with 2½d pink tied by Brisbane duplex of SE8/96, 'OLDHAM' arrival backstamp. First of 2 examples recorded. Ex Trevor Davis || 200.00
|| 160.00 R
SOUTH AUSTRALIA - Postal History
|841 ||✉|| ||1887 (May 16) use of 'Adelaide Jubilee International Exhibition, 1887' cover with 2d orange 'OS' and fair Adelaide duplex, Melbourne transit & 'CARLTON' arrival backstamp, minor blemishes & the flap removed. Stated to be the only recorded example. || 130.00
|| 100.00 sold
TASMANIA - Postal Stationery - Franks
|847 ||PS|| ||Corporation of Launceston: 1891-92 Envelopes (blue frank) with various forms of the 'TASMANIAN EXHIBITION LAUNCESTON 1891-2' imprint at lower-left and blue Exhibition seal on flap, each with Launceston duplex cancels with time codes A, H, K x2 S or U, all used irregularly to external destinations Victoria, New Zealand, Austria (front only) & England x2 (one registered & rare thus). (5) || 320.00
|| 240.00 sold
VICTORIA - DOCUMENTS & EPHEMERA
|859 || || ||1866-67 Intercolonial Exhibition Commission: Carte de visite by Henry H Bailey, photographer of Hobart Town, producer of album portraits with photograph on reverse. His card states that he won a medal at the Melbourne InterColonial Exhibition (in Class 5, Group 1 Section 16a; verified in the Official Record). Accompanied by an original albumen print of the Melbourne Public Library (attributed to Nicholas Caire) and a real photo postcard of the same building, which was originally erected for the 1866-67 Intercolonial Exhibition. Also a photocopy of the floor plan of the exhibition. (3 items) || 50.00
|| 40.00 R
|1101 || || ||Melbourne 1880-81 Exhibition: The fabulous Melbourne International Exhibition 1880 published by Hart with photographs by Ludovico. Title sheet plus 61 mounted albumen paper prints each approximately 230 x 290mm mounted on card with printed captions and numbers rebound Morocco binding Melbourne Government Printing Office 1880. The album was presented to J Cosmo Newbery CMG who was the Superintendent of Juries and Awards.
Only 3 copies known, with this being the only example in private hands. Originally purchased, prior to conservation, at auction for $22,100. It has now been conserved by leading conservators and award winning bookbinders Irwin & McLaren of Cremorne.
Available for Private Treaty Sale or for acquisition under the CGP (Cultural Gifts Program) process.
A rare opportunity to acquire this rare and historic publication. || 40,000.00