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Sale 658

The Grahway Collection
of Australia and States and New Zealand and Dependencies


Queensland




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Lot 100
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1860, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 1d carmine rose, imperf (SG 1), Large Star watermark, clear to large margins; faint pressed crease, Fine to Very Fine appearance.
Scott 1; $1,050.
SG £800 ($1,340).
Estimate $400 - 600.
Realized $400.
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Lot 101
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1860, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 1d carmine rose, imperf (SG 1), Large Star watermark, canceled neat "QL" in concentric ovals, three large margins to barely touching frame line at left, exceptionally fresh, nearly Very Fine.
Scott 1; $1,050.
SG £800 ($1,340).
Estimate $400 - 600.
Realized $300.
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Lot 102
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1860, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 1d carmine rose, imperf (SG 1), Large Star watermark, three large margins, just in at upper right, fresh and Fine.
Scott 1; $1,050.
SG £800 ($1,340).
Estimate $300 - 400.
Realized $375.
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Lot 103

1860, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 2d blue, imperf (SG 2), 3 singles, Large Star watermark, tied together on piece by Drayton "85" cancels, all with four margins except the left stamp barely touching at left; small sealed tear at left edge of left stamp (not mentioned on the accompanying certificate), otherwise Very Fine, 2009 Ceremuga certificate.
Scott 2; $6,750+.
SG £5,100+ ($8,570).
Estimate $4,000 - 6,000

An extremely rare multiple franking piece.

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Lot 104
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1860, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 6d green, imperf (SG 3), Large Star watermark, canceled Drayton "85" in rays, four margins, Very Fine.
Scott 3; $1,050.
SG £800 ($1,340).
Estimate $500 - 750.
Realized $550.
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Lot 105
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1860, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 6d green, imperf (SG 3), Large Star watermark, canceled Rockhampton "201" in rays, three nice margins, barely touching at right, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott 3; $1,050.
SG £800 ($1,340).
Estimate $300 - 400.
Realized $250.
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Lot 106
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1860, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 6d green, imperf (SG 3), Large Star watermark, clear to large margins; slight thinning, Fine to Very Fine appearance.
Scott 3; $1,050.
SG £800 ($1,340).
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $150.
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Lot 107
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1860, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 1d & 2d Somerset House, clean-cut perf 14 (SG 12, 13), Small Star watermark, mounted selection of 1d (3) and 2d (9, including pair and strip of 3), generally Fine.
Scott 6H, 6I; $1,133.
SG £765 ($1,280).
Estimate $250 - 350.
Realized $180.
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Lot 108

1861, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 1d carmine rose, rough perf 14 to 16 (SG 14), Small Star watermark, o.g., lightly hinged, fresh and well centered, Very Fine, quite scarce this nice.
Scott 7; $230+.
SG £200+ ($340).
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $110.
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Lot 109

1861, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 1d carmine rose, rough perf 14 to 16 (SG 14), Small Star watermark, o.g., lightly hinged, Fine.
Scott 7; $230+.
SG £200+ ($340).
Estimate $100 - 150.
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Lot 110

1861, Registered (6d) orange yellow, rough perf 14 to 16 (SG 20), Small Star watermark, o.g.; slightly separated, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott F2; $220.
SG £200 ($340).
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $80.
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Lot 111

1866, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 1st Transfer, 4d gray lilac (SG 54), unwatermarked, o.g., fresh, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott 23a var.; $325.
SG £350 ($590).
Estimate $350 - 500.
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Lot 112
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1866, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 1st Transfer, 4d gray lilac (SG 54), unwatermarked, unused without gum, fresh and well centered, Very Fine.
Scott 23a var.; $325.
SG £350 ($590).
Estimate $300 - 400.
Realized $200.
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Lot 113
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1868, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 2d deep dull blue, plate II, 1895 reprint (SG 64 var.), block of 4, Truncated Star watermark, o.g., bottom stamps never hinged, Very Fine.
Scott 26d var.
Estimate $75 - 100.
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Lot 114
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Lot 115

1868, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 1d-1s, perf 13, 1895 reprints on thick paper (SG 83//93 var.), horizontal pairs, Crown & Q watermark, o.g., fresh and Very Fine.
Scott 38-43 var.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Realized $225.
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Lot 116

1883, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", £1 deep green (SG 161), Large Crown & Q watermark, o.g., Fine.
Scott 83; $425.
SG £275 ($460).
Estimate $200 - 300.
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Lot 117
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1882, Queen Victoria "Side Face", 1d pale vermilion red, imperf plate proof on stamp paper (SG 166 var.), horizontal pair, o.g., Fine to Very Fine.
Scott 66 var.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Realized $150.
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Lot 118

1890, Queen Victoria "Side Face", 1d vermilion red, imperf (SG 187a), pair, tied on piece along with ½d green, Brisbane circular datestamp, 25 Apr 1897 with partial London receiver, Very Fine and rare.
Scott 90a; $275+.
SG £325+ ($550).
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $250.
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Lot 119

1906, "Commonwealth", 9d pale brown & blue, perf 12 x 12½, types A/B se-tenant (SG 283a/284), block of 4 with two of each, o.g.; small thin lower right stamp, very minor toning, virtually invisible on the front, otherwise Very Fine, quite a rare multiple.
Scott 128, 128a var.; $195 as singles.
SG £168 as singles ($280).
Estimate $150 - 200.
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Lot 120

1911, Queen Victoria "Figures in All Corners", 4d gray black, perf 13 x 11 to 12½, Die II (SG 305a), vertical strip of 3 with top sheet margin, Crown and Single-Lined A watermark, o.g., stamps never hinged, fresh and Fine, a very rare multiple.
Scott 136 var.
SG £420 ++ ($710).
Estimate $500 - 750.
Realized $325.
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Lot 121
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Postal-Fiscal, 1871-72, 1d, 2s, 2s6d & 10s Handstamped "SPECIMEN" (SG F16, F19, F20, F22), blocks of 4, Large Crown and Q watermark, unused without gum, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott AR26, AR28, AR29, AR31.
Estimate $800 - 1,200

A difficult assemblage.

Realized $650.
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Lot 122
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Postal-Fiscal, 1871-72, 1d-20s Watermarked complete (SG F16/23), all perf 12, 1d used, unused without gum; few hidden flaws, Fine to Very Fine appearance.
Scott AR26-AR32, AR20 var.
Estimate $500 - 750

According to Scott, the watermarked 1s does not come perf 12, yet here it is.

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Lot 123

Postal-Fiscal, 1871-72, 2s6d brick red (SG F20), Large Crown and Q watermark, unwatermarked, full o.g., Fine.
Scott AR29; $200.
SG £275 ($460).
Estimate $250 - 350.
Realized $130.
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Lot 124
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Postal-Fiscal, 1871-72, 5s orange brown, imperf plate proof on wove (SG F21 var.), block of 6, ungummed; slight creases not discernable on front, tear bottom center stamp, Very Fine appearance.
Scott AR23 var.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $300.
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Lot 125
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Postal-Fiscal, 1871-72, 5s orange brown, perf 12 (SG F21), Large Crown and Q watermark, unused without gum, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott AR30; $275.
SG £375 ($630).
Estimate $300 - 400.
Realized $225.
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Lot 126
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Postal-Fiscal, 1871-72, 10s brown (SG F22), Large Crown and Q watermark, unused without gum, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott AR24; $600.
SG £750 ($1,260).
Estimate $400 - 600.
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Lot 127

Postal-Fiscal, 1871-72, 2s blue, perf 13 (SG F28), unwatermarked, o.g., lightly hinged, fresh and Fine.
Scott AR37; $140.
SG £190 ($320).
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $120.
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Lot 128
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Stamp Duty, 1892, Queen Victoria, 6d yellow-green (SG Design F5), Crown and Q watermark sideways, postal cancel "GPO" in rays, bright and fresh, Very Fine and scarce.
Estimate $200 - 300

According to Stanley Gibbons, Duty stamps of this type may not have been issued until after the use of duty stamps for postage had ended. However, several examples did pass through the mails, and, though not officially authorized, they apparently were accepted.

Realized $130.
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Lot 129
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Stamp Duty, 1892, Queen Victoria, 3s slate-gray, plate proof on thin card (SG Design F5), corner margin strip of 3, creased between 2nd & 3rd stamps, otherwise Very Fine.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Realized $400.
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Lot 130
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Stamp Duty, 1892, Queen Victoria, 5s, plate proof in black on thin card (SG Design F5), creased between 2nd & 3rd stamps, otherwise Very Fine.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Realized $225.
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