(New South Wales – Picture Stationery) 1897 1½d. card entitled ‘Gruss aus Australien’ with poem and illustrations (Parrot, Kangaroo and Aborigine) entitled ‘Sonntag im Busch’ used to New York with uprating stamp removed.
(New South Wales) 1880 (May 3) 2d. cover to Sydney franked 2d with pen cross, “Wyndham/ May/3/ 1880/ NSW” manuscript alongside. Also a 1882 cover showing the earliest recorded use of the new Wyndham date stamp. Some slight faults but an interesting pair.
(New South Wales) 1881 (JY 2) registered cover to Brighton, Sussex franked with 1871-1902 8d yellow (imperf between stamp and margin) plus two 2d. D.L.R. to pay the registration fee, cancelled by roller with double-oval Registered Sydney date stamp, London transit above this and arrival on reverse; small part of backflap missing.
(New South Wales) 1896 (JA 13) long multi franked cover to Auckland, New Zealand, the franking including surcharges with 9d. on 10d. vertical strip of three and 1891 7½d. on 6d. and 12½d. on 1s. pairs and a single, 1893 10d., 188-89 8d Lyrebird horizontal strip of three. Vertical filing crease, arrival backstamp. A striking cover.
(New South Wales) 1897 (SP 2) internal Broken Hill envelope franked 1d.(1s) Diamond Jubilee and Hospital Charity tied by fine ‘133’ numeral obliterator with cds in association; some mounting paper disturbance on reverse and very slight perf toning, good appearance.
(New South Wales) 1898 1½d. picture stationery card in brown lilac ‘With New Year Greetings ’ entitled ‘General Post Office, Sydney N.S.W.’ with three-ring oval N.S.W. that was applied to examples sent to U.P.U.; slight corner bumps
(New South Wales) 1898 1½d. picture stationery card in reddish brown ‘With New Year Greetings ’ entitled ‘Technological Museum & College, Sydney N.S.W.’ with three-ring oval N.S.W. that was applied to examples sent to U.P.U.; top left corner crease otherwise good condition.
(New South Wales) Accumulation of Specimens on two album pages with 1888-89 Wmk (Crown)/NSW with 1d. inverted watermark, 2d., 4d., 6d. and 1/-, 1890 5s and 20s with numeral watermarks with specimen in large case and small case respectively, 1891 Surcharges set of 3, later issue 6d and 2/6d, Officials including 5s and 20s with numeral watermark, Postage Dues with 1/2d., 1d. and 3d. inverted watermark, 2d. sideways watermark, 4d. to 20s; mostly good to fine condition.
(Queensland) 1864-65 Watermark Small Star, Perf 12 2d. blue pair with two ‘140’ numeral cancel, one of the strikes being very clear. This cancel was used at Cania and Kroombit, opened on 18/6/70 on a part time basis, closed 7/10/72 and moved to Kariboe closing 21/8/74; a rare cancel.