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AUSTRALIA Kangaroos - First Watermark

2500530 ✉UA-½d x5 comprising strip of 3 and a pair affixed upside down on 1914 envelope to Germany all tied machine cancel 'SYDNEY/5/JY22--1-30P/N.S.W/1914' with alongside violet 'RETURN TO SENDER', blue boxed 'UNDELIVERABLE/MAY19.1915/II.M.D.' and mss 'L' in blue; on the back partial red cds of Sydney DLO on June 3, 1915. Central fold & some trivial blemishes
Lot 66:½d x5 comprising strip of 3 and a pair affixed upside down on 1914 envelope to Germany all tied machine cancel 'SYDNEY/5/JY22--1-30P/N.S.W/1914' with alongside violet 'RETURN TO SENDER', blue boxed 'UNDELIVERABLE/MAY19.1915/II.M.D.' and mss 'L' in blue; on the back partial red cds of Sydney DLO on June 3, 1915. Central fold & some trivial blemishes
105.00

AUSTRALIA KGV - Small Multiple Watermark Perf 13½x12½

2502030 ΔB1d Green with mss "1/dues" cancelled at Werribee, on address label piece with GB 1d red cancelled at Rugby Station. use of endorsed postage stamps in lieu of postage due stamps is very unusual.
Lot 244:1d Green with mss "1/dues" cancelled at Werribee, on address label piece with GB 1d red cancelled at Rugby Station. use of endorsed postage stamps in lieu of postage due stamps is very unusual.
24.00

AUSTRALIA - Postal History

2614295  1933 (May 12) inwards registered cover from Argentina to Rochester, Vic, blue/white 1928 Assessment Label for 14/10d on face. also mss "T3d" on face twice, a little tatty. Rare.
Lot 619 [1 of 2]:1933 (May 12) inwards registered cover from Argentina to Rochester, Vic, blue/white 1928 Assessment Label for 14/10d on face. also mss "T3d" on face twice, a little tatty. Rare. Lot 619 [2 of 2]:1933 (May 12) inwards registered cover from Argentina to Rochester, Vic, blue/white 1928 Assessment Label for 14/10d on face. also mss "T3d" on face twice, a little tatty. Rare.
290.00

AUSTRALIA - First Flight Covers

2909961  1943 (24 Dec) QANTAS Parachute Mail Sydney-Mornington Island, signed by pilot "K.G.Caldwell" and green label (1943) affixed, on reverse 'MORNINGTON ISLAND' handstamp & mss "J.B. McCarthy/Missionary in Charge/25.12.43'. Blemishes.
Lot 672 [1 of 2]:1943 (24 Dec) QANTAS Parachute Mail Sydney-Mornington Island, signed by pilot "K.G.Caldwell" and green label (1943) affixed, on reverse 'MORNINGTON ISLAND' handstamp & mss "J.B. McCarthy/Missionary in Charge/25.12.43'. Blemishes. Lot 672 [2 of 2]:1943 (24 Dec) QANTAS Parachute Mail Sydney-Mornington Island, signed by pilot "K.G.Caldwell" and green label (1943) affixed, on reverse 'MORNINGTON ISLAND' handstamp & mss "J.B. McCarthy/Missionary in Charge/25.12.43'. Blemishes.
70.00
2615289
 1943-47 Parachute Mail to Mornington Island [1] 1943 (24 Dec) QANTAS Parachute Mail Sydney-Mornington Island, signed by pilot "K.G.Caldwell" and green label (1943) affixed, on reverse 'MORNINGTON ISLAND' handstamp & mss "J.B. McCarthy/Missionary in Charge/25.12.43'; [2] 1946 (19 Dec) Parachute Mail Sydney-Mornington Island, and orange/brown label (Frommer 62b) affixed, and on reverse 'MORNINGTON ISLAND' handstamp & mss "J.B. McCarthy/Missionary in Charge/25.12.43" [3] 1947 (19 Dec) Parachute Mail Sydney-Mornington Island, and green/black label affixed, signed by pilot "RA Bruce" and on reverse 'MORNINGTON ISLAND' handstamp & mss "J.B. McCarthy/Missionary in Charge/25.12.47". (3)
Lot 673 [1 of 6]:1943-47 Parachute Mail to Mornington Island [1] 1943 (24 Dec) QANTAS Parachute Mail Sydney-Mornington Island, signed by pilot "K.G.Caldwell" and green label (1943) affixed, on reverse 'MORNINGTON ISLAND' handstamp & mss "J.B. McCarthy/Missionary in Charge/25.12.43'; [2] 1946 (19 Dec) Parachute Mail Sydney-Mornington Island, and orange/brown label (Frommer 62b) affixed, and on reverse 'MORNINGTON ISLAND' handstamp & mss "J.B. McCarthy/Missionary in Charge/25.12.43" [3] 1947 (19 Dec) Parachute Mail Sydney-Mornington Island, and green/black label affixed, signed by pilot "RA Bruce" and on reverse 'MORNINGTON ISLAND' handstamp & mss "J.B. McCarthy/Missionary in Charge/25.12.47". (3)Lot 673 [2 of 6]:1943-47 Parachute Mail to Mornington Island [1] 1943 (24 Dec) QANTAS Parachute Mail Sydney-Mornington Island, signed by pilot "K.G.Caldwell" and green label (1943) affixed, on reverse 'MORNINGTON ISLAND' handstamp & mss "J.B. McCarthy/Missionary in Charge/25.12.43'; [2] 1946 (19 Dec) Parachute Mail Sydney-Mornington Island, and orange/brown label (Frommer 62b) affixed, and on reverse 'MORNINGTON ISLAND' handstamp & mss "J.B. McCarthy/Missionary in Charge/25.12.43" [3] 1947 (19 Dec) Parachute Mail Sydney-Mornington Island, and green/black label affixed, signed by pilot "RA Bruce" and on reverse 'MORNINGTON ISLAND' handstamp & mss "J.B. McCarthy/Missionary in Charge/25.12.47". (3)Lot 673 [3 of 6]:1943-47 Parachute Mail to Mornington Island [1] 1943 (24 Dec) QANTAS Parachute Mail Sydney-Mornington Island, signed by pilot "K.G.Caldwell" and green label (1943) affixed, on reverse 'MORNINGTON ISLAND' handstamp & mss "J.B. McCarthy/Missionary in Charge/25.12.43'; [2] 1946 (19 Dec) Parachute Mail Sydney-Mornington Island, and orange/brown label (Frommer 62b) affixed, and on reverse 'MORNINGTON ISLAND' handstamp & mss "J.B. McCarthy/Missionary in Charge/25.12.43" [3] 1947 (19 Dec) Parachute Mail Sydney-Mornington Island, and green/black label affixed, signed by pilot "RA Bruce" and on reverse 'MORNINGTON ISLAND' handstamp & mss "J.B. McCarthy/Missionary in Charge/25.12.47". (3)
240.00
2909967  1946 (24 Dec) Parachute Mail Sydney-Mornington Island, and orange/brown label (Frommer 62b) affixed, and on reverse 'MORNINGTON ISLAND' handstamp & mss "J.B. McCarthy/Missionary in Charge/25.12.43". Blemishes. (Ex Crome Collection)
Lot 674 [1 of 2]:1946 (24 Dec) Parachute Mail Sydney-Mornington Island, and orange/brown label (Frommer 62b) affixed, and on reverse 'MORNINGTON ISLAND' handstamp & mss "J.B. McCarthy/Missionary in Charge/25.12.43". Blemishes. (Ex Crome Collection) Lot 674 [2 of 2]:1946 (24 Dec) Parachute Mail Sydney-Mornington Island, and orange/brown label (Frommer 62b) affixed, and on reverse 'MORNINGTON ISLAND' handstamp & mss "J.B. McCarthy/Missionary in Charge/25.12.43". Blemishes. (Ex Crome Collection)
95.00

AUSTRALIAN COLONIES - General - Postal History

3123670
 1859-1910 Selection with NSW 1853 Bathurst to England with 2d Laureates pair (another stamp removed) cancelled indistinctly, Bathurst departure, Sydney transit & Gosport (Hants, UK) arrival datestamps, with copious (typed) annotations; also 1901 Smithfield registered Tatts cover with mss "6d to pay", 1910 Kogarah use of Registration Envelope uprated for transit to England; Queensland 1876 cover from Warwick to Freestone Creek (no receiving cancel) with 2d Chalon, 1908 Tiaro unstamped PPC to England with tax handstamp; plus two other items. (7)
Lot 721 [1 of 5]:1859-1910 Selection with NSW 1853 Bathurst to England with 2d Laureates pair (another stamp removed) cancelled indistinctly, Bathurst departure, Sydney transit & Gosport (Hants, UK) arrival datestamps, with copious (typed) annotations; also 1901 Smithfield registered Tatts cover with mss "6d to pay", 1910 Kogarah use of Registration Envelope uprated for transit to England; Queensland 1876 cover from Warwick to Freestone Creek (no receiving cancel) with 2d Chalon, 1908 Tiaro unstamped PPC to England with tax handstamp; plus two other items. (7)Lot 721 [2 of 5]:1859-1910 Selection with NSW 1853 Bathurst to England with 2d Laureates pair (another stamp removed) cancelled indistinctly, Bathurst departure, Sydney transit & Gosport (Hants, UK) arrival datestamps, with copious (typed) annotations; also 1901 Smithfield registered Tatts cover with mss "6d to pay", 1910 Kogarah use of Registration Envelope uprated for transit to England; Queensland 1876 cover from Warwick to Freestone Creek (no receiving cancel) with 2d Chalon, 1908 Tiaro unstamped PPC to England with tax handstamp; plus two other items. (7)Lot 721 [3 of 5]:1859-1910 Selection with NSW 1853 Bathurst to England with 2d Laureates pair (another stamp removed) cancelled indistinctly, Bathurst departure, Sydney transit & Gosport (Hants, UK) arrival datestamps, with copious (typed) annotations; also 1901 Smithfield registered Tatts cover with mss "6d to pay", 1910 Kogarah use of Registration Envelope uprated for transit to England; Queensland 1876 cover from Warwick to Freestone Creek (no receiving cancel) with 2d Chalon, 1908 Tiaro unstamped PPC to England with tax handstamp; plus two other items. (7)
220.00

VICTORIA - Postal History

2615408  1860 (Sep 5) underpaid cover from Dunnolly to Bironico, Switzerland, with 1/- Octagonal P12 pair tied by BN '239', mss "3/-" in red ink, 'REGISTERED/A/SE5/60/MELBOURNE', '[crown]/REGISTERED' handstamp, framed 'PD', London Registered cancel, Calais cds and 'CHARGE', all in red, with Dunolly, Basel and arrival datestamps on reverse. A most unusual franking. RPSV Certificate (2008). [For a possible explanation of the franking we refer you to "The Pre-U.P.U. Destination Mail of Victoria" by Ben Palmer, page 167, item 126 in the listing.]
Lot 991 [1 of 2]:1860 (Sep 5) underpaid cover from Dunnolly to Bironico, Switzerland, with 1/- Octagonal P12 pair tied by BN '239', mss "3/-" in red ink, 'REGISTERED/A/SE5/60/MELBOURNE', '[crown]/REGISTERED' handstamp, framed 'PD', London Registered cancel, Calais cds and 'CHARGE', all in red, with Dunolly, Basel and arrival datestamps on reverse. A most unusual franking. RPSV Certificate (2008). [For a possible explanation of the franking we refer you to "The Pre-U.P.U. Destination Mail of Victoria" by Ben Palmer, page 167, item 126 in the listing.] Lot 991 [2 of 2]:1860 (Sep 5) underpaid cover from Dunnolly to Bironico, Switzerland, with 1/- Octagonal P12 pair tied by BN '239', mss "3/-" in red ink, 'REGISTERED/A/SE5/60/MELBOURNE', '[crown]/REGISTERED' handstamp, framed 'PD', London Registered cancel, Calais cds and 'CHARGE', all in red, with Dunolly, Basel and arrival datestamps on reverse. A most unusual franking. RPSV Certificate (2008). [For a possible explanation of the franking we refer you to "The Pre-U.P.U. Destination Mail of Victoria" by Ben Palmer, page 167, item 126 in the listing.]
950.00
2911253  1871 (5 Oct) Stampless Cover to BAIRNSDALE from 'BRUNECK' (Southern Tyrol) with Austrian type 'thimble' cds endorsed "Via Brindisi" with transit backstamps of ''TRIESTE/7/10/71', then sent west overland to France with 'LYON/11/OCT/71', 'LYON A MARSEILLE/11/10/71' backstamp, superb strike of the unusual septagonal Anglo-French Postal Convention 'FR./2f96c postage payable handstamp, oval mss "2/6"/MORE TO PAY' handstamp, Melbourne transit & Bairnsdale arrival cds. Minor defects. [There is only one other inwards item recorded bearing any of the Anglo-French handstamps. Bruneck is a medieval town in the Southern Tyrol. Today it is the Italian town of Brunico, 80% of the population still speak German. The routing via France suggests that the cover was mis-directed from Trieste, adding as much as a week to the transit time.]
Lot 997 [1 of 2]:1871 (5 Oct) Stampless Cover to BAIRNSDALE from 'BRUNECK' (Southern Tyrol) with Austrian type 'thimble' cds endorsed "Via Brindisi" with transit backstamps of ''TRIESTE/7/10/71', then sent west overland to France with 'LYON/11/OCT/71', 'LYON A MARSEILLE/11/10/71' backstamp, superb strike of the unusual septagonal Anglo-French Postal Convention 'FR./2f96c postage payable handstamp, oval mss "2/6"/MORE TO PAY' handstamp, Melbourne transit & Bairnsdale arrival cds. Minor defects.

[There is only one other inwards item recorded bearing any of the Anglo-French handstamps. Bruneck is a medieval town in the Southern Tyrol. Today it is the Italian town of Brunico, 80% of the population still speak German. The routing via France suggests that the cover was mis-directed from Trieste, adding as much as a week to the transit time.] Lot 997 [2 of 2]:1871 (5 Oct) Stampless Cover to BAIRNSDALE from 'BRUNECK' (Southern Tyrol) with Austrian type 'thimble' cds endorsed "Via Brindisi" with transit backstamps of ''TRIESTE/7/10/71', then sent west overland to France with 'LYON/11/OCT/71', 'LYON A MARSEILLE/11/10/71' backstamp, superb strike of the unusual septagonal Anglo-French Postal Convention 'FR./2f96c postage payable handstamp, oval mss "2/6"/MORE TO PAY' handstamp, Melbourne transit & Bairnsdale arrival cds. Minor defects.

[There is only one other inwards item recorded bearing any of the Anglo-French handstamps. Bruneck is a medieval town in the Southern Tyrol. Today it is the Italian town of Brunico, 80% of the population still speak German. The routing via France suggests that the cover was mis-directed from Trieste, adding as much as a week to the transit time.]
1,450.00

VICTORIA Travelling Post Offices

2613831  TPO 2: large octagon 'DOWN/TRAVELLING/POST OFFICE/FE2369/VICTORIA/M.G.2.' (B1) backstamp on cover from Horsham (FE21/69) to Steiglitz (mss "P.O Steiglitz/24/3/69" & AP1/69) and then unclaimed DLB (U/AP6/69). [Rated 4R only 4 covers recorded.]
Lot 1049 [1 of 2]:TPO 2: large octagon 'DOWN/TRAVELLING/POST OFFICE/FE2369/VICTORIA/M.G.2.' (B1) backstamp on cover from Horsham (FE21/69) to Steiglitz (mss "P.O Steiglitz/24/3/69" & AP1/69) and then unclaimed DLB (U/AP6/69). [Rated 4R only 4 covers recorded.] Lot 1049 [2 of 2]:TPO 2: large octagon 'DOWN/TRAVELLING/POST OFFICE/FE2369/VICTORIA/M.G.2.' (B1) backstamp on cover from Horsham (FE21/69) to Steiglitz (mss "P.O Steiglitz/24/3/69" & AP1/69) and then unclaimed DLB (U/AP6/69). [Rated 4R only 4 covers recorded.]
1,800.00
   
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