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Sale 1143 — Worldwide Stamps and Postal History, Featuring The Irwin Weinberg Inventory

Sale Date — Wednesday-Friday, 16-18 November, 2016

Category — Australia

Lot
Symbol
Photo/Description
Cat./Est. Value
Realized
3082
E
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3082, AustraliaAUSTRALIA, 1903, 2p Edward VII, Vaughan Essay (BW E3B), AUSTRALIA, 1903, 2p Edward VII, Vaughan Essay (BW E3B)AUSTRALIA, 1903, 2p Edward VII, Vaughan Essay (BW E3B). Printed in Brown Olive on thin card, central portrait with value in words and blank value tablet at bottom, fresh and Very Fine, a rare early Australian essay, ex Morgan

A$ 4,000
900
3083
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Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3083, AustraliaAUSTRALIA, 1913, 4p Orange (6; SG 6; BW 15(2)zc), AUSTRALIA, 1913, 4p Orange (6; SG 6; BW 15(2)zc)AUSTRALIA, 1913, 4p Orange (6; SG 6; BW 15(2)zc). Horizontal pair with partial CA monogram in bottom selvage, plate 2, lightly hinged, fresh color and well-centered, Very Fine, ex Morgan, BW value

A$ 4,000
500
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3084
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Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3084, AustraliaAUSTRALIA, 1913, 9p Purple (9; SG 10; BW 24(2)zc), AUSTRALIA, 1913, 9p Purple (9; SG 10; BW 24(2)zc)AUSTRALIA, 1913, 9p Purple (9; SG 10; BW 24(2)zc). With JBC monogram in bottom selvage, plate 2, lightly hinged, lovely color, Fine, ex Morgan, BW value

A$ 7,500
1,900
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3085
ogbl
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3085, AustraliaAUSTRALIA, 1914-24, 1p Red, Die Ia (21b; SG 21c, 21d; BW 71fa), AUSTRALIA, 1914-24, 1p Red, Die Ia (21b; SG 21c, 21d; BW 71fa)AUSTRALIA, 1914-24, 1p Red, Die Ia (21b; SG 21c, 21d; BW 71fa). Block of eight, positions 13-16/19-22, lightly hinged, center four stamps the scarce Die Ia distinguishable by the small flare in the bottom left "1" tablet, other stamps perf 14-1/4 x 14, rich color, Fine, with 2007 B.P.A. certificate, catalogued as singles, SG £1,744, BW A$3,000.00

2,236
375
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3086
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Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3086, AustraliaAUSTRALIA, 1915, 5sh Yellow & Gray, Inverted Watermark (44a; SG 30w), AUSTRALIA, 1915, 5sh Yellow & Gray, Inverted Watermark (44a; SG 30w)AUSTRALIA, 1915, 5sh Yellow & Gray, Inverted Watermark (44a; SG 30w). Very lightly hinged (if at all), wide margins with choice centering, vibrant color on fresh white paper, Extremely Fine, a choice example, SG £1,300

1,250
700
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3087
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Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3087, AustraliaAUSTRALIA, 1917, 10sh Bright Pink & Gray (55; SG 43;), AUSTRALIA, 1917, 10sh Bright Pink & Gray (55; SG 43;)AUSTRALIA, 1917, 10sh Bright Pink & Gray (55; SG 43;). H.r., bright fresh color, Very Fine, SG £550

1,050
350
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3088
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Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3088, AustraliaAUSTRALIA, 1916, £1 Ultramarine & Brown (56a; SG 44), AUSTRALIA, 1916, £1 Ultramarine & Brown (56a; SG 44)AUSTRALIA, 1916, £1 Ultramarine & Brown (56a; SG 44). Bottom right corner interpanneau single (position 60, left pane), stamp is very lightly hinged, marvelously bright and fresh

VERY FINE. A SELECT QUALITY EXAMPLE OF THE 1916 ONE-POUND KANGAROO.

SG £3,000

3,450
2,100
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3089
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Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3089, AustraliaAUSTRALIA, 1924, £1 Gray (57; SG 75), AUSTRALIA, 1924, £1 Gray (57; SG 75)AUSTRALIA, 1924, £1 Gray (57; SG 75). Lightly hinged, excellent centering, fresh and Very Fine, SG £650

900
350
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3090
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Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3090, AustraliaAUSTRALIA, 1930, £2 Dull Red & Black (102; SG 114), AUSTRALIA, 1930, £2 Dull Red & Black (102; SG 114)AUSTRALIA, 1930, £2 Dull Red & Black (102; SG 114). Lightly hinged, fresh colors, a Fine example of this Kangaroo high value, SG £4,500

5,250
1,600
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3091
 
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3091, AustraliaAUSTRALIA, 1930, £2 Kangaroo (102; SG 114), AUSTRALIA, 1930, £2 Kangaroo (102; SG 114)AUSTRALIA, 1930, £2 Kangaroo (102; SG 114). Lighter than usual portion of circular datestamp, well-centered, rich colors, Very Fine and choice, SG £750

925
600
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3092
 
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3092, AustraliaAUSTRALIA, 1930, £2 Dull Red & Black (102; SG 114), AUSTRALIA, 1930, £2 Dull Red & Black (102; SG 114)AUSTRALIA, 1930, £2 Dull Red & Black (102; SG 114). Portion of registry cancel, fresh colors, Very Fine, SG £750

925
350
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3093
 
Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3093, AustraliaAUSTRALIA, 1919 Ross-Smith First Aerial Post, AUSTRALIA, 1919 Ross-Smith First Aerial PostAUSTRALIA, 1919 Ross-Smith First Aerial Post. Well-centered, tied by "First Aerial Mail, Great Britain to Australia, 26 Feb. 1929" oval flight datestamp on large piece, also with lightly struck violet "Per Vickers Vimy Aeroplane to Australia" handstamp, Very Fine, on November 12, 1919, Ross Macpherson Smith, Keith Smith, J. M. Bennett and W. H. Shiers left London in a Vickers Vimy aircraft and arrived in Darwin on December 10, Smith telegraphed the Australian prime minister requesting a commemorative stamp be issued, and this commemorative label was designed by A.I.F. war artist Lieutenant Benson, a total of 576 labels were made 346 of which were attached to incoming mail carried on the trip

E. 750-1,000
1,400
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3094
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Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3094, AustraliaAUSTRALIA, 1907, 2p Emerald, Postage Due (J31; SG D55), AUSTRALIA, 1907, 2p Emerald, Postage Due (J31; SG D55)AUSTRALIA, 1907, 2p Emerald, Postage Due (J31; SG D55). Mint N.H. (scarce thus), fresh color, Fine, catalogue values are as hinged, SG £275

375
150
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3095
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Sale Number 1143, Lot Number 3095, AustraliaAUSTRALIA, 1913, £1 Ultramarine & Brown, Large Perforated "OS" (OA14; SG O14; BW 51b), AUSTRALIA, 1913, £1 Ultramarine & Brown, Large Perforated "OS" (OA14; SG O14; BW 51b)AUSTRALIA, 1913, £1 Ultramarine & Brown, Large Perforated "OS" (OA14; SG O14; BW 51b). Mint N.H., rich colors on fresh paper

VERY FINE. A VERY RARE MINT NEVER-HINGED EXAMPLE OF THE 1913 ONE-POUND KANGAROO WITH "OS" PERFORATION.

Signed A. Diena and with his 1968 certificate. SG as hinged £9,000. BW as hinged $12,500.00

5,500
12,000
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