new guinea - gri opts - Stamp Auctions

Lot 6382 - World new guinea - gri opts -  Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 369

Lot 6382 - World new guinea - gri opts - Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 369

1915 Registered cover franked 'GRI 1d' 5mm opt DNG Yacht 3pf & 'GRI 3d' opt Rabaul (Deutsch Neuguinea) Registration label w/o hyphen both tied by oval 'Rabaul MR 1 1915' pale violet pmks. SG 16 & 33 cat £435+ as loose stamps alone & 'from x3' on cover. Rare & attractive correctly franked cover. (P)
Estimate A$1300

Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 369

World new guinea - gri opts
Lot 6377 - World new guinea - gri opts -  Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 369

Lot 6377 - World new guinea - gri opts - Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 369

1914 Local cover franked 'GRI' 6mm opt 2d/10pf carmine variety '1 for I' tied by '*Rabaul Oct 17 1914*' 2-line violet FDI pmk. Mi 3I(var). SG 3a cat £500+ as loose stamp & 'from x3' on cover, plus large premium for FDI. Holcombe photo cert. (P)
Estimate A$1500

Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 369

World new guinea - gri opts
Lot 6372 - World new guinea - gri opts -  Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 369

Lot 6372 - World new guinea - gri opts - Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 369

1914-15 'GRI 2s' 5½mm opt Marshalls Yacht 2Mk blue, variety 'no stop after I' (opt setting 7), which is listed by SG on the 1s/1Mk & 3s/3Mk, but NOT listed on the Marshalls 2s/2Mk! Superb M with original gum, excellent centering & perfect condition. SG 64(a) cat £14,000+ as normal & rarity even as such as less than 10 examples recorded of the 5½mm spacing, while with variety should be estimated at +50% to +100% so £21,000 to £28,000. Unique example of this important variety which will surely get SG listing in future. New AIEP certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
Estimate A$30000

Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 369

World new guinea - gri opts
Lot 6383 - World new guinea - gri opts -  Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 369

Lot 6383 - World new guinea - gri opts - Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 369

1915 Registered cover piece franked GRI 1d 6mm opt on DNG Yacht 5pf & 2½d on 10pf & 20pf, plus opt 3d Registration Label of Rabaul. All tied by 'Rabaul New Britain MAR 23 1915' oval pmks. VFU. SG 2, 5, 6 & 33d cat £960+ & would be 'from x3' on cover. (P)
Estimate A$1000

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World new guinea - gri opts
Lot 6378 - World new guinea - gri opts -  Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 369

Lot 6378 - World new guinea - gri opts - Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 369

1914-15 Censored cover (creases) franked no opt Kangaroo ½d & 2d both perf OS, tied by 2 strikes of s/l 'Herbertshohe' violet h/s. To Sydney endorsed 'Censored' & 'from Rev J Margetts New Britain'. (The perf OS Kangaroos originate from Australian Army stocks supplied from Sydney to Rabaul as an emergency measure to overcome shortages of stamps). Excellent pmk strikes & fantastic provisional usage cover, certificate can be obtained on request. (P)
Estimate A$3000

Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 369

World new guinea - gri opts
Lot 6373 - World new guinea - gri opts -  Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 369

Lot 6373 - World new guinea - gri opts - Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 369

1915 GRI 1d opt DNG 5pf green Postcard with wmk, opt type A. VF UN. Mi P1, ACSC NG2A cat $200. (P)
Estimate A$150

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Lot 6368 - World new guinea - gri opts -  Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 369

Lot 6368 - World new guinea - gri opts - Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 369

1914-15 'GRI 3d' 5mm opt Marshalls Yacht 25pf, error opt DOUBLE one INVERTED, both equally strong (opt setting 10 & 11). VF fresh MNH with never hinged original gum,, tiny spot in UL cnr of no significance. SG 54h cat £4750 for M, should be at least double £9500 for MNH. Spectacular & extremely rare. 1991 BPA photo-cert. (P)
Estimate A$6000

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World new guinea - gri opts
Lot 6384 - World new guinea - gri opts -  Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 369

Lot 6384 - World new guinea - gri opts - Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 369

1915 Registered cover franked 'GRI 3d' opt Rabaul (Deutsch-Neuguinea) with hyphen Reg Label & NWPI 1st opt type b Kangaroo 2½d 1st wmk, tied by oval 'Rabaul New Britain MAY 1 1915' pmks. To Sydney with arrival b/s. SG 33d & 74 cat £566 as loose stamps & 'from x3' on cover. RPSV photo cert. (P)
Estimate A$1800

Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 369

World new guinea - gri opts
Lot 6379 - World new guinea - gri opts -  Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 369

Lot 6379 - World new guinea - gri opts - Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 369

1915 'GRI 1d' opt DNG Yacht 5pf green reply half Postcard, opt type B. UN, creases & trimmed at top. Mi P3. ACSC NG48 cat $200 & under-catalogued.
Estimate A$100

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Lot 6374 - World new guinea - gri opts -  Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 369

Lot 6374 - World new guinea - gri opts - Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 369

1915 GRI 1d opt DNG 5pf green Reply half Postcard, opt type B. F-VF UN. Mi P3(var). ACSC NG4B cat $200. (P)
Estimate A$150

Status International Stamps & Covers Public Auction 369

World new guinea - gri opts