New South Wales - Stamp Auctions

Lot 20005 - brit. colonies New South Wales -  Corinphila Auction AG CORINPHILA AUCTIONS 297 - 308 Day 3

Lot 20005 - brit. colonies New South Wales - Corinphila Auction AG CORINPHILA AUCTIONS 297 - 308 Day 3

1840 (March 16): Soldier's prepaid entire letter from Towrang near Goulburn endorsed at top "Wm. Crook, private 1054, 80th Regt., No. 8 Company", correctly counter-signed by the Lieutenant commanding at left; mailed from Marulan to Bolton, England and struck with superb framed "PAID / AT / MARULAN" handstamp in red and oval "PAID SHIP LETTER / ♚ / AU 8 / 1840 / SYDNEY" in transit, with manuscript '6d.' prepaid. Struck on arrival with circular unframed "INDIA SOLDIERS / 3 / LETTER" due marking in black (Robertson In. Sol. 6). Reverse with "♚ / GENERAL POST OFFICE / SYDNEY" in black, erased framed "SHIP LETTER" in red applied in error and Bolton arrival cds (Sept 9). A splendid and rare entire.rnProvenance: Cavendish, Derby, 8 June 2006.rnNote: Contents are extraordinary, "it was to inform you about the men that is killed in this Colony it might amaze you for there is more murdered and killed in this part than any other part of the world for since I sent to you last there has been 2 hundred killed and murdered so I can say this is the worst part of the world..."

Corinphila Auction AG CORINPHILA AUCTIONS 297 - 308 Day 3

brit. colonies New South Wales
Price: CHF 1,000.00
Lot 20021 - brit. colonies New South Wales -  Corinphila Auction AG CORINPHILA AUCTIONS 297 - 308 Day 3

Lot 20021 - brit. colonies New South Wales - Corinphila Auction AG CORINPHILA AUCTIONS 297 - 308 Day 3

1850 (Jan 1): 1 d. reddish-rose, Plate I, No clouds, on soft yellowish paper, a magnificent used horizontal pair, positions 21-22, corner marginal from the lower left corner of the sheet with large even margins all round, neatly cancelled by "11" obliterators of Canonwindra in black. Exceptional, a delightful and rare pair for the connoisseur. Cert. RPS of Victoria (2002) Gi = £ 1'100+.rnProvenance: Collection Alfred H. Caspary, Harmers, London, 6-9 Oct 1958, lot 9; Premier, Melbourne, 19 July 2003, lot 655.

Corinphila Auction AG CORINPHILA AUCTIONS 297 - 308 Day 3

brit. colonies New South Wales
Price: CHF 2,000.00
Lot 20037 - brit. colonies New South Wales -  Corinphila Auction AG CORINPHILA AUCTIONS 297 - 308 Day 3

Lot 20037 - brit. colonies New South Wales - Corinphila Auction AG CORINPHILA AUCTIONS 297 - 308 Day 3

1854 (Jan-March): 2 d. chalky blue on yellowish paper, Plate III, wmk. '2', an unused example in a deep shade, position 3 showing variety "WALES partially covered by wavy Lines", fresh and fine, large part og. Rare Gi = £ 1'400.

Corinphila Auction AG CORINPHILA AUCTIONS 297 - 308 Day 3

brit. colonies New South Wales
Price: CHF 500.00
Lot 20053 - brit. colonies New South Wales -  Corinphila Auction AG CORINPHILA AUCTIONS 297 - 308 Day 3

Lot 20053 - brit. colonies New South Wales - Corinphila Auction AG CORINPHILA AUCTIONS 297 - 308 Day 3

1872 (July): Small Diadem 3 d. yellow-green, perf. 13, watermarked "6" in error, a used blockl of four of fine fresh colour, cancelled by Sydney datestamps (July 24, 1873) in black. A scarce multiple.rnProvenance: Collection G.J. Hutson, Spink, London, 19 Feb 2013, ex lot 388.

Corinphila Auction AG CORINPHILA AUCTIONS 297 - 308 Day 3

brit. colonies New South Wales
Price: CHF 100.00
Lot 20016 - brit. colonies New South Wales -  Corinphila Auction AG CORINPHILA AUCTIONS 297 - 308 Day 3

Lot 20016 - brit. colonies New South Wales - Corinphila Auction AG CORINPHILA AUCTIONS 297 - 308 Day 3

1849: Essay for the proposed 'Laureated Crown' 6 d. value and 'Lion & Crown' 1 s. value by John Carmichael in an Imperforate se-tenant pair on thick wove paper (69 x 47 mm.) printed in a delicate pale orange shade. Minor wrinkle of no importance and not affecting the appearance of a scarce Essay.rnProvenance: Collection Harrie Evans, Premier, Melbourne, 4 May 2002, lot 6.

Corinphila Auction AG CORINPHILA AUCTIONS 297 - 308 Day 3

brit. colonies New South Wales
Price: CHF 250.00
Lot 20032 - brit. colonies New South Wales -  Corinphila Auction AG CORINPHILA AUCTIONS 297 - 308 Day 3

Lot 20032 - brit. colonies New South Wales - Corinphila Auction AG CORINPHILA AUCTIONS 297 - 308 Day 3

1851/52: Laureated 2 d. ultramarine, Plate I, used on 1851 cover to Horse Guards, London overlapped by August 1850 1 d. carmine, Plate II on bluish paper, position 25, with large margins all round, each tied by Sydney barred obliterator in black. Fair only "PAID SHIP LETTER / ♚ / SYDNEY" in red (Dec 17) at right (3d. outgoing Ship rate). Reverse with London arrival in red (April 5) and charged '8d.' due in manuscript upon arrival. Cover #290 in the Ben Palmer census, illustrated on page 198. A rare mixed issue usage and most attractive. Cert. Holcombe (1988).rnProvenance: Bournemouth Stamp Auctions, 30 Nov-1 Dec 1977, lot 712; Christie's, London, 7 Sept 1988, lot 577; Christie's, London, 24 April 1990, lot 848; Collection "Manwood", Siegel, 8 Nov 1995, lot 4359; Spink, London, 16 July 1988, lot 572; Prestige, Melbourne, 27 Aug 2005, lot 353.

Corinphila Auction AG CORINPHILA AUCTIONS 297 - 308 Day 3

brit. colonies New South Wales
Price: CHF 1,500.00
Lot 20048 - brit. colonies New South Wales -  Corinphila Auction AG CORINPHILA AUCTIONS 297 - 308 Day 3

Lot 20048 - brit. colonies New South Wales - Corinphila Auction AG CORINPHILA AUCTIONS 297 - 308 Day 3

1856/60: Perkins Bacon Proof for the Diadem 1 d. value engraved in deep red on thick card paper (55 x 69 mm.), prepared specifically for the Company's display at the 1872 South Kensington Exhibition, exquisite and very rare.rnProvenance: Prestige, Melbourne, 2 May 2014.

Corinphila Auction AG CORINPHILA AUCTIONS 297 - 308 Day 3

brit. colonies New South Wales
Price: CHF 1,000.00
Lot 20011 - brit. colonies New South Wales -  Corinphila Auction AG CORINPHILA AUCTIONS 297 - 308 Day 3

Lot 20011 - brit. colonies New South Wales - Corinphila Auction AG CORINPHILA AUCTIONS 297 - 308 Day 3

1849 (Nov 19): Prepaid cover from Canowindra to Malta, endorsed 'via England' struck with octagonal framed "CANOWINDRA / PAID" in red with fine oval "CANOWINDRA / ♚ / NO 19 / 1849 / NEW S. WALES" in black, with fair only "PAID SHIP LETTER / ♚ / SYDNEY" in red below (Nov 22). Reverse with London transit cds (May 30) in red and re-rated at '2/3d.' to pay upon arrival in Malta; however the cover bears no backstamp of arrival. An extraordinary destination, a rare and most attractive cover.rnProvenance: Premier, Melbourne, 20 July 2002, lot 954.

Corinphila Auction AG CORINPHILA AUCTIONS 297 - 308 Day 3

brit. colonies New South Wales
Price: CHF 1,000.00
Lot 20027 - brit. colonies New South Wales -  Corinphila Auction AG CORINPHILA AUCTIONS 297 - 308 Day 3

Lot 20027 - brit. colonies New South Wales - Corinphila Auction AG CORINPHILA AUCTIONS 297 - 308 Day 3

1850: 2 d. ultramarine, Plate III, a used example showing 'No Whip', position 19, with ample to large margins all round, lightly cancelled in black Gi = £ 275.

Corinphila Auction AG CORINPHILA AUCTIONS 297 - 308 Day 3

brit. colonies New South Wales
Price: CHF 120.00
Lot 20043 - brit. colonies New South Wales -  Corinphila Auction AG CORINPHILA AUCTIONS 297 - 308 Day 3

Lot 20043 - brit. colonies New South Wales - Corinphila Auction AG CORINPHILA AUCTIONS 297 - 308 Day 3

1854: Perkins Bacon Colour Trial for the Diadem 8 d. value in steel blue, an imperforate example on medium wove ungummed paper, without watermark. Fresh and very fine.

Corinphila Auction AG CORINPHILA AUCTIONS 297 - 308 Day 3

brit. colonies New South Wales
Price: CHF 200.00