south australia - Stamp Auctions

Lot 1098 - south australia 1858-59 first rouletted issue -  Prestige Philately Pty Ltd Public Auction #188 - South Australia

Lot 1098 - south australia 1858-59 first rouletted issue - Prestige Philately Pty Ltd Public Auction #188 - South Australia

SG 13 15 17 & 18, Cat £195.

Prestige Philately Pty Ltd Public Auction #188 - South Australia

south australia 1858-59 first rouletted issue
Lot 1133 - south australia 1860-69 second rouletted issue -  Prestige Philately Pty Ltd Public Auction #188 - South Australia

Lot 1133 - south australia 1860-69 second rouletted issue - Prestige Philately Pty Ltd Public Auction #188 - South Australia

2d pale red SG 24a with "squiggle" manuscript cancel on cover to North Adelaide, lmanuscript "PO/Pt Macdonnell/21 March 1861" at upper-left, poor Mount Gambier & fair GPO transit b/s. Superb! Opened late-1860. [Apparently the post office "furniture" had still not arrived. A similar cover sold for $391 at our auction of 23/9/2011]

Prestige Philately Pty Ltd Public Auction #188 - South Australia

south australia 1860-69 second rouletted issue
Lot 1182 - south australia 1860-69 second rouletted issue -  Prestige Philately Pty Ltd Public Auction #188 - South Australia

Lot 1182 - south australia 1860-69 second rouletted issue - Prestige Philately Pty Ltd Public Auction #188 - South Australia

1/- olive-yellow (creased at lower-left) & a distinctly brighter shade, Adelaide cds of OC24/1862 or OC27/62. These shades are believed to have been the result of immersion aboard the "Colombo" which foundered off Minicoy Island in the Laccadives on 19/11/1862. [Illustrated by Brian Peace at page 101]

Prestige Philately Pty Ltd Public Auction #188 - South Australia

south australia 1860-69 second rouletted issue
Lot 1209 - south australia 1867-71 perforation experiments -  Prestige Philately Pty Ltd Public Auction #188 - South Australia

Lot 1209 - south australia 1867-71 perforation experiments - Prestige Philately Pty Ltd Public Auction #188 - South Australia

6d bright pale blue SG 56, tiny closed scissor-cut at lower-left, part o.g., Cat £700. Ex John Griffiths.

Prestige Philately Pty Ltd Public Auction #188 - South Australia

south australia 1867-71 perforation experiments
Lot 1022 - south australia 1855 perkins bacon london printing -  Prestige Philately Pty Ltd Public Auction #188 - South Australia

Lot 1022 - south australia 1855 perkins bacon london printing - Prestige Philately Pty Ltd Public Auction #188 - South Australia

1d dark green SG 1, margins close to large with a fragment of the adjoining unit at right, a little soiled but apparently unused, Cat £7500.

Prestige Philately Pty Ltd Public Auction #188 - South Australia

south australia 1855 perkins bacon london printing
Lot 1251 - south australia 1868-79 large star watermark -  Prestige Philately Pty Ltd Public Auction #188 - South Australia

Lot 1251 - south australia 1868-79 large star watermark - Prestige Philately Pty Ltd Public Auction #188 - South Australia

1d grey-green SG 88, large-part o.g., Cat £250.

Prestige Philately Pty Ltd Public Auction #188 - South Australia

south australia 1868-79 large star watermark
Lot 1051 - south australia 1855 perkins bacon london printing -  Prestige Philately Pty Ltd Public Auction #188 - South Australia

Lot 1051 - south australia 1855 perkins bacon london printing - Prestige Philately Pty Ltd Public Auction #188 - South Australia

6d dark blue SG 3 block of 6 (3x2), margins close to very large with a fragment of the adjoining unit at lower-left & chunks of both adjoining units at left, circle-in-bars cancels of Adelaide, Cat £900+. A rare, and remarkably fine, block.

Prestige Philately Pty Ltd Public Auction #188 - South Australia

south australia 1855 perkins bacon london printing
Lot 1303 - south australia 1876-1900 broad star watermark -  Prestige Philately Pty Ltd Public Auction #188 - South Australia

Lot 1303 - south australia 1876-1900 broad star watermark - Prestige Philately Pty Ltd Public Auction #188 - South Australia

1/- chocolate with Large Holes horizontal strip of 4 from the right of the sheet Imperforate Vertically except at left SG 130a, large-part o.g., Cat £650+ (for two pairs). A very affordable little imperf-between error.

Prestige Philately Pty Ltd Public Auction #188 - South Australia

south australia 1876-1900 broad star watermark
Lot 1085 - south australia 1856-58 perkins bacon adelaide printing -  Prestige Philately Pty Ltd Public Auction #188 - South Australia

Lot 1085 - south australia 1856-58 perkins bacon adelaide printing - Prestige Philately Pty Ltd Public Auction #188 - South Australia

6d slate-blue SG 10, margins close to large, soiled & minor thins, unused, Cat £3500. Another very rare stamp. Ex Ernest Collins (Plumridge, 1928) & Maus. RPSofV Certificate (2004).

Prestige Philately Pty Ltd Public Auction #188 - South Australia

south australia 1856-58 perkins bacon adelaide printing
Lot 1123 - south australia 1860-69 second rouletted issue -  Prestige Philately Pty Ltd Public Auction #188 - South Australia

Lot 1123 - south australia 1860-69 second rouletted issue - Prestige Philately Pty Ltd Public Auction #188 - South Australia

1d sage-green SG 21 horizontal pair, large-part o.g., Cat £240+.

Prestige Philately Pty Ltd Public Auction #188 - South Australia

south australia 1860-69 second rouletted issue