Australia - Victoria: The Barred Numeral Cancellations 1856-1912 by Purves. 213pgs illustrated throughout. Excellent condition, long out of Print, signed by author 1964.
Stamps & Covers Public Auction 367
By: Status International
Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 367
Status International – Sale 367 - Thursday 24th June 2021.
Auction 367 has a total of 7905 lots, with more than 17,000 photos. This auction includes many cheaper lots we are unable to run in our normal auctions and with reserve prices starting at just $5 to more than $25,000, there is something for everyone. Singles, covers, postal history, deceased estates, accumulations and specialist material are all well represented.
222 Australian & Colonies collections and accumulations (lots 240 – 462)
337 World collections, accumulations and estates (lots 463 - 800) followed by 67 lots of collectibles.
The main section of the catalogue has more than 2200 lots of Australia & Colonies - singles, sets and covers.
311 lots of Kangaroos (lots 868 –1178) with all values to £2 in all watermarks, imprints, varieties, Specimens and more.
400 lots of KGV heads (lots 1178 – 1578) including die proofs, imprints, monograms, positional blk and varieties etc.
1600+ lots of other pre-decimals and decimals include die proofs, imprints imperfs and other major varieties, 400+ lots of booklets from earliest types plus a huge range of overprint types, postage dues, BCOF overprints, cinderellas, and covers including more than 170 lots of Flight covers
564 lots of Australian Colonies (lot 2569 – 3133) with all Colonies represented, plenty of both straight and specialist material as well as covers, postal stationery and revenues etc.
4700+ World lots (3134 – 7905). Something for every taste and pocket. Suffice to say the highlights are many and varied and any listing of the rarities could not hope to do justice to the wide variety of material on offer