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Lot 50839 - Australia western australia -  David Feldman S.A. British Empire - Day 6

Lot 50839 - Australia western australia - David Feldman S.A. British Empire - Day 6

1855 4d slate blue, very close to large margins, watermark sideways, with a 3mm punch hole as used on official correspondence by the Commissariat and Convict Department, cancelled by "20" numeral of Champion Bay, fine.

David Feldman S.A. British Empire - Day 6

Australia western australia
Price: GBP 150.00
Lot 40448 - brit. colonies western australia -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction  321 - 332 Australian States & Commonwealth of Australia, St. Helena, Basutoland, Bechuanaland, Swaziland, Brazil 1843 –1870 - Day 1

Lot 40448 - brit. colonies western australia - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Australian States & Commonwealth of Australia, St. Helena, Basutoland, Bechuanaland, Swaziland, Brazil 1843 –1870 - Day 1

1876/81: 2 d. yellow, perf. 14, used on 1877 cover from Minninup to Henry Charles Princep in Perth tied by "7" numeral obliterator with fine strike of oval "MINNINUP / WESTERN AUSTRALIA" with date of despatch "25.7.77" inserted in manuscript. Backstamped at Bunbury in transit. Top flap missing but a fine and rare cover.rnrnNote: Henry Charles Princep (1844-1922) arrived in West Australia from Singapore on 25 May 1866. He was a draughtsman, artist (his 1875/76 drawings of incidents in the explorations of John Forrest and Ernest Giles were included in the published accounts of their expeditions) and later became Under-Secretary for Mines and Protector of Aborigines.rnrnProvenance: Collection George Owen.rn                     Collection Cecil Walkely, Prestige, Melbourne, 27 Nov 2010, lot 141.

Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Australian States & Commonwealth of Australia, St. Helena, Basutoland, Bechuanaland, Swaziland, Brazil 1843 –1870 - Day 1

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Lot 40464 - brit. colonies western australia -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction  321 - 332 Australian States & Commonwealth of Australia, St. Helena, Basutoland, Bechuanaland, Swaziland, Brazil 1843 –1870 - Day 1

Lot 40464 - brit. colonies western australia - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Australian States & Commonwealth of Australia, St. Helena, Basutoland, Bechuanaland, Swaziland, Brazil 1843 –1870 - Day 1

1905/12: ½ d. green, wmk. Crown over double lined A, perf. 12½, an unused example marginal from base of sheet, variety "Imperforate between Stamp and Margin", fresh and very fine, large part og. A great rarity of Western Australian philately.rnrnProvenance: Prestige, Melbourne, 13 Aug 2006.

Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Australian States & Commonwealth of Australia, St. Helena, Basutoland, Bechuanaland, Swaziland, Brazil 1843 –1870 - Day 1

brit. colonies western australia
Lot 40480 - brit. colonies western australia -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction  321 - 332 Australian States & Commonwealth of Australia, St. Helena, Basutoland, Bechuanaland, Swaziland, Brazil 1843 –1870 - Day 1

Lot 40480 - brit. colonies western australia - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Australian States & Commonwealth of Australia, St. Helena, Basutoland, Bechuanaland, Swaziland, Brazil 1843 –1870 - Day 1

Stamp Duty 1904: Waterlow Stamp Duty Swan 1 d. indigo & yellow-brown, an imperforate Proof on thin wove paper, without gum. Scarce.rnrnProvenance: Collection 'Fremantle', Prestige, Melbourne, 11 July 2008, lot 667.

Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Australian States & Commonwealth of Australia, St. Helena, Basutoland, Bechuanaland, Swaziland, Brazil 1843 –1870 - Day 1

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Lot 40443 - brit. colonies western australia -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction  321 - 332 Australian States & Commonwealth of Australia, St. Helena, Basutoland, Bechuanaland, Swaziland, Brazil 1843 –1870 - Day 1

Lot 40443 - brit. colonies western australia - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Australian States & Commonwealth of Australia, St. Helena, Basutoland, Bechuanaland, Swaziland, Brazil 1843 –1870 - Day 1

1863/64: Swan 1 d. carmine-rose, no wmk., perf. 13, an unused block of nine of fine rich colour, large part og. with seven stamps unmounted og. A scarce and most attractive large multiple Gi = £ 720+.rnrnProvenance: Collection Ron Butler RDP, Spink, London, 22 Sept 2004, lot 1773.rn                     Collection 'Fremantle', Prestige, Melbourne, 11 July 2008, lot 610.

Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Australian States & Commonwealth of Australia, St. Helena, Basutoland, Bechuanaland, Swaziland, Brazil 1843 –1870 - Day 1

brit. colonies western australia
Lot 40459 - brit. colonies western australia -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction  321 - 332 Australian States & Commonwealth of Australia, St. Helena, Basutoland, Bechuanaland, Swaziland, Brazil 1843 –1870 - Day 1

Lot 40459 - brit. colonies western australia - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Australian States & Commonwealth of Australia, St. Helena, Basutoland, Bechuanaland, Swaziland, Brazil 1843 –1870 - Day 1

1898/1907: De La Rue 6 d. bright violet, wmk. W Crown A, an Imperforate block of four from the Imprimatur sheet, corner marginal from lower left of sheet showing Plate Number "1" in margin; fresh and very fine, large part or unmounted og. Illustrated in "The De La Rue Collection" on page 6549 (as a sheet of 120). A rare and most appealing multiple.rnrnProvenance: RL, Melbourne, 5 Aug 1976, lot 183 (as a sheet of 120).rn                     Premier, Melbourne, 26 Jan 2002, lot 1048.

Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Australian States & Commonwealth of Australia, St. Helena, Basutoland, Bechuanaland, Swaziland, Brazil 1843 –1870 - Day 1

brit. colonies western australia
Lot 40475 - brit. colonies western australia -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction  321 - 332 Australian States & Commonwealth of Australia, St. Helena, Basutoland, Bechuanaland, Swaziland, Brazil 1843 –1870 - Day 1

Lot 40475 - brit. colonies western australia - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Australian States & Commonwealth of Australia, St. Helena, Basutoland, Bechuanaland, Swaziland, Brazil 1843 –1870 - Day 1

Internal Revenue 1881/93: 5 s. dull purple, wmk. CA over Crown, perf. 14, an unused example, sheet marginal showing Plate Number "1" at right, fresh and very fine, large part og. Rare.rnrnProvenance: Rod Perry, Melbourne, 28 April 1983, lot 392.rn                     Gary Watson, Melbourne, 14 Sept 1987, lot 409.rn                     Premier, Melbourne, 25 Jan 2003, lot 394.

Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Australian States & Commonwealth of Australia, St. Helena, Basutoland, Bechuanaland, Swaziland, Brazil 1843 –1870 - Day 1

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Lot 40454 - brit. colonies western australia -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction  321 - 332 Australian States & Commonwealth of Australia, St. Helena, Basutoland, Bechuanaland, Swaziland, Brazil 1843 –1870 - Day 1

Lot 40454 - brit. colonies western australia - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Australian States & Commonwealth of Australia, St. Helena, Basutoland, Bechuanaland, Swaziland, Brazil 1843 –1870 - Day 1

1885/91: De La Rue Plate Proof for 4 d. chestnut, wmk. Crown CA sideways, an imperforate block of four showing marginal rule at top, fresh and very fine, unmounted og. Illustrated as a pane of 60 subjects in "The De La Rue Collection" edited by Frank Walton on page 6543. Scarce.rnrnProvenance: RL, Melbourne, 5 Aug 1976, lot 174 (as a pane of 60).rn                     Prestige, Melbourne, 19 March 2005, lot 726 (as a block of four).rnrn 

Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Australian States & Commonwealth of Australia, St. Helena, Basutoland, Bechuanaland, Swaziland, Brazil 1843 –1870 - Day 1

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Lot 40470 - brit. colonies western australia -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction  321 - 332 Australian States & Commonwealth of Australia, St. Helena, Basutoland, Bechuanaland, Swaziland, Brazil 1843 –1870 - Day 1

Lot 40470 - brit. colonies western australia - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Australian States & Commonwealth of Australia, St. Helena, Basutoland, Bechuanaland, Swaziland, Brazil 1843 –1870 - Day 1

1881: On Her Majesty's Service printed envelope, with contents, registered from Perth to Newcastle with intact green registration ribbon. Handstamped "♛ / PAID" and "♛ / REGISTERED" in black alongside "PERTH" despatch cds (Sept 19). Unclaimed on arrival and struck with superb "ADVERTISED / AND / UNCLAIMED" in red. Returned to sender with "PERTH" cds (March 7 - with inverted '2' for '1' in datestamp) and reverse with Perth datestamp (March 16, 1882). Small part of flap missing but a charming and rare cover.rnrnProvenance: Collection Lord Vestey, Spink, London, 19 May 2015, lot 668.

Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Australian States & Commonwealth of Australia, St. Helena, Basutoland, Bechuanaland, Swaziland, Brazil 1843 –1870 - Day 1

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Lot 40486 - brit. colonies western australia -  Corinphila Auction AG Auction  321 - 332 Australian States & Commonwealth of Australia, St. Helena, Basutoland, Bechuanaland, Swaziland, Brazil 1843 –1870 - Day 1

Lot 40486 - brit. colonies western australia - Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Australian States & Commonwealth of Australia, St. Helena, Basutoland, Bechuanaland, Swaziland, Brazil 1843 –1870 - Day 1

1870: De La Rue Die Proof for 1 s. Telegram imprint, engraved in black on glazed white card with embossed vignette, in sunken thick card surround (51 x 53 mm.). Fine and of great scarcity, ex the De La Rue archives.rnrnProvenance: Prestige, Melbourne, 2 Sept 2006, lot 503.

Corinphila Auction AG Auction 321 - 332 Australian States & Commonwealth of Australia, St. Helena, Basutoland, Bechuanaland, Swaziland, Brazil 1843 –1870 - Day 1

brit. colonies western australia