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Sale 658

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


New Zealand




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Lot 461
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1855, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 1s pale yellow green on blued paper (SG 3), London printing, Large Star watermark, canceled barred oval "9", four clear margins and vibrant color with nice "ivory head", Very Fine, 2012 Ceremuga certificate noting "Superb example".
Scott 3; $6,000.
SG £5,500 ($9,240).
Estimate $3,500 - 5,000.
Realized $1,900.
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Lot 462

1856, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 2d blue on blue paper (SG 5), Auckland printing, unwatermarked, Large Star watermark, some o.g., virtually four margins; small light crease at left, almost Very Fine, 2009 RPS certificate.
Scott 5; $3,250.
SG £3,000 ($5,040).
Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
Realized $2,000.
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Lot 463
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1858, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 1d dull orange, imperf (SG 8), unwatermarked, unused without gum, bright color and four clear margins; slight thinning, Very Fine appearance.
Scott 7; $3,250.
SG £3,250 ($5,460).
Estimate $1,000 - 1,500.
Realized $1,000.
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Lot 464
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1857, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 2d pale blue, imperf (SG 9), unwatermarked, clear to large margins, Very Fine.
Scott 8e; $195.
SG £180 ($300).
Estimate $100 - 150.
Realized $60.
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Lot 465
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1862, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 2d deep blue, imperf (SG 36), Large Star watermark, regummed, bright and fresh with large balanced margins, Extremely Fine.
Scott 12; $1,000.
SG £800 ($1,340).
Estimate $750 - 1,001.
Realized $500.
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Lot 466
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1862, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 2d deep blue, imperf (SG 36), Large Star watermark, unused without gum, three full margins, fresh and Fine.
Scott 12; $1,000.
SG £800 ($1,340).
Estimate $300 - 400.
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Lot 467
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1862, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 2d pale blue, worn plate, imperf, handstamped "SPECIMEN" (SG 38), Large Star watermark, without gum, Very Fine.
Scott 12g var.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
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Lot 468
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1862, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 2d pale blue, worn plate, imperf (SG 38), Large Star watermark, unused without gum, clear to mostly large margins including partial sheet margin at left, Very Fine.
Scott 12g var.
SG £700 ($1,180).
Estimate $400 - 600.
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Lot 469
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1862, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 6d red brown, imperf (SG 43), Large Star watermark, unused without gum, four margins; faults.
Scott 14; $1,625.
SG £1,600 ($2,690).
Estimate $250 - 350.
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Lot 470
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1862, Queen Victoria, 6d black brown, rouletted 7 (SG 53), Large Star watermark, two slightly different shades, lightly canceled, one Fine, other Fine appearing with faults.
Scott 14i; $1,050.
SG £950 ($1,600).
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $150.
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Lot 471
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1862, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 1d orange vermilion, perf 13 (SG 68), Large Star watermark, unused without gum, bright color; top perfs slightly blunted, Fine.
Scott 16a; $3,500.
SG £2,750 ($4,620).
Estimate $1,500 - 2,000.
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Lot 472
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1862, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 1d carmine vermilion, perf 13 (SG 69), Large Star watermark, unused without gum; perfs trimmed at right, otherwise Fine.
Scott 16; $4,500.
SG £2,750 ($4,620).
Estimate $250 - 350.
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Lot 473
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1862, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 1s yellow green, perf 13 (SG 80), Large Star watermark, unused without gum, remarkably bright and fresh, Fine, 2012 Odenweller certificate.
Scott 20b; $3,250.
SG £2,750 ($4,620).
Estimate $2,000 - 3,000.
Realized $2,000.
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Lot 474
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1862 Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 2d pale ultramarine on pelure paper, imperf (SG 83), unwatermarked, unused without gum, ample margins except just shaved at lower left, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott 22; $5,500.
SG £5,000 ($8,400).
Estimate $3,500 - 5,000

A nice example of this difficult stamp.

Realized $2,500.
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Lot 475
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1864, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 1d carmine vermilion, imperf (SG 97), N Z watermark, unused without gum, vibrant color, large margins except close or barely touching at two corners, nearly Very Fine.
Scott 27; $1,250.
SG £950 ($1,600).
Estimate $600 - 800.
Realized $600.
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Lot 476
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1864, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 2d pale blue (worn plate), imperf (SG 98), N Z watermark, unused without gum, margins full to barely touching, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott 28; $1,750.
SG £1,500 ($2,520).
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Realized $500.
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Lot 477
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1864, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 6d red brown, perf 12½ (SG 108), N Z watermark, unused without gum, double row of vertical perfs at right (2nd row blind), rich color, fresh and Fine.
Scott 29B; $475+.
SG £600+ ($1,010).
Estimate $400 - 600.
Realized $250.
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Lot 478
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1864, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 1d carmine vermilion, perf 12½ (SG 110), Large Star watermark, regummed, brilliant color, fresh and Fine.
Scott 31; $300.
SG £225 ($380).
Estimate $100 - 150.
Realized $50.
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Lot 479

1864, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 2d blue, perf 12½ (SG 115), Large Star watermark, socked-on-the-nose large fancy "S" of Invercargill (Southlands), fresh and well centered, Very Fine and scarce.
Scott 32.
Estimate $200 - 300.
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Lot 480
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1867, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 3d lilac, perf 12½ (SG 117), Large Star watermark, unused without gum, exceptionally fresh, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott 33; $225.
SG £160 ($270).
Estimate $100 - 150.
Realized $100.
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Lot 481

1867, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 3d lilac, imperf single (SG 117a), Large Star watermark, canceled bars and partial red transit marking, clear to large margins and brilliant color, Very Fine, offered "as is".
Scott 33b; $1,900 for pair.
SG £1,900 for pair ($3,190).
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $130.
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Lot 482

1865, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 4d yellow, perf 12½ (SG 120), Large Star watermark, o.g., breathtaking color, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott 35; $400.
SG £250 ($420).
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $150.
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Lot 483
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1864, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 6d red brown, perf 12½ (SG 122), block of 6, Large Star watermark, duplex cancels, rich color, fresh and Fine, a rare multiple, 2009 Ceremuga certificate.
Scott 36; $195 ++.
SG £168 ++ ($280).
Estimate $350 - 500.
Realized $600.
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Lot 484
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1864, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 6d red-brown (2) & 6d brown, perf 12½ (SG 122, 122a), Large Star watermark, brown & one red-brown o.g., other without gum; minor flaws, Fine to Very Fine appearance.
Scott 36, 36a; $1,180.
SG £1,000 ($1,680).
Estimate $250 - 350.
Realized $250.
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Lot 485
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1864, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 1s pale yellow-green, perf 12½, handstamped "SPECIMEN" in violet (SG 125S), Large Star watermark, without gum, fresh and bright, Fine and rare.
Scott 37S; $400.
SG £325 ($550).
Estimate $300 - 400.
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Lot 486

1864, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 1s pale yellow-green, perf 12½ (SG 125), Large Star watermark, o.g., bright fresh color; small natural paper inclusion at upper right, Very Fine.
Scott 37; $400.
SG £325 ($550).
Estimate $150 - 200.
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Lot 487

1871, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 1d brown (worn plate), perf 12½ (SG 132a), Large Star watermark, trace of o.g., Fine to Very Fine.
Scott 39; $250.
SG £225 ($380).
Estimate $100 - 150.
Realized $50.
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Lot 488
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1872, Queen Victoria "Chalon Head", 2d vermilion, perf 12½ (SG 138), unwatermarked, two distinct shades, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott 48; $120.
SG £110 ($180).
Estimate $100 - 150.
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Lot 489

1906, Christchurch Exhibition complete (SG 370/3), o.g. (6d lightly hinged), Fine to Very Fine.
Scott 122-125; $333.
SG £275 ($460).
Estimate $250 - 350.
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Lot 490

1913, Auckland Exhibition complete (SG 412/15), o.g., lightly hinged, fresh and Very Fine.
Scott 130e-137e; $610.
SG £300 ($500).
Estimate $300 - 400.
Realized $375.
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Lot 491

1915, King George V (engraved), 2d bright violet (SG 417), upper left plate no. 15 block of 4 (left selvage missing), o.g., never hinged, Very Fine.
Scott 146. Campbell-Patterson $775 ($610).
Estimate $300 - 400.
Realized $190.
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Lot 492

1915, King George V (engraved), 2½d blue (SG 419), upper left plate no. 17 block of 4 (left selvage missing), o.g., lightly hinged in selvage only; light crease in selvage, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott 148. Campbell-Patterson $900 ($710).
Estimate $350 - 500.
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Lot 493

1915, King George V (engraved), 3d chocolate (SG 420), upper left plate no. 18 block of 4 (left selvage missing), o.g., lightly hinged in selvage only; diagonal crease in selvage and into upper left stamp, otherwise Fine to Very Fine.
Scott 149. Campbell-Patterson $1,500 ($1,180).
Estimate $350 - 500.
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Lot 494

1915, King George V (engraved), 4d yellow (SG 421), upper left plate no. 20 block of 4 with full selvage, o.g., never hinged, Very Fine.
Scott 150. Campbell-Patterson $650 ($510).
Estimate $350 - 500.
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Lot 495

1916, King George V (engraved), 4d bright violet (SG 422), upper left plate no. 44 block of 4 (left selvage missing), o.g., lightly hinged in selvage only, Very Fine, a rare plate number.
Scott 151.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
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Lot 496

1916, King George V (engraved), 4d bright violet (SG 422), upper left plate no. 20 block of 4 (left selvage missing), o.g., lightly hinged in selvage only, Very Fine.
Scott 151. Campbell-Patterson $850 ($670).
Estimate $400 - 600.
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Lot 497

1922, King George V (engraved), 5d light blue (SG 424), upper left plate no. 43 block of 4 (left selvage missing), o.g. (one stamp hinged); minor reinforced separation, top selvage slightly reduced, otherwise Very Fine and rare.
Scott 153. Campbell-Patterson $1,500 ($1,180).
Estimate $600 - 800.
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Lot 498

1921, King George V (engraved), 8d indigo blue (SG 427), upper left plate no. 39 block of 4 with full selvage, o.g., lightly hinged in selvage only; folded horizontally along perfs, Very Fine and rare.
Scott 156. Campbell-Patterson $1,250 ($980).
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
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Lot 499

1922, King George V (engraved), 8d red brown (SG 428), upper left plate no. 39 horizontal pair, o.g., lightly hinged in selvage only, Very Fine.
Scott 157.
Estimate $400 - 600.
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Lot 500

1915, King George V (engraved), 9d sage green (SG 429), upper left plate no. 25 block of 4 (left selvage missing), o.g., never hinged; selvage reduced slightly, Very Fine and rare.
Scott 158.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
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Lot 501

1915, King George V (engraved), 1s vermilion (SG 430), upper left plate no. 42 block of 4 (left selvage missing), o.g., lightly hinged in selvage only; selvage reduced slightly, Very Fine and rare.
Scott 159.
Estimate $400 - 600.
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Lot 502

1916, King George V (engraved), 1½d gray slate (SG 431, 431a), upper left plate no. 14 block of 4 (left selvage missing), right stamps without watermark, thin paper with widely spaced watermark, o.g., Fine to Very Fine.
Scott 145 var.
Estimate $500 - 750.
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Lot 503

1916, King George V (engraved), 3d chocolate (SG 433), upper left plate no. 19 block of 4 with full selvage, thin paper with widely spaced watermark sideways, o.g., never hinged; couple very faint tone spots, most noticeable in selvage, otherwise Very Fine and rare.
Scott 149 var. Campbell-Patterson $3,500 ($2,750).
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Realized $375.
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Lot 504
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1919, King George V (surface printed), 3d large die proof in bright violet on thick glazed paper (SG 440 var.), 125x87mm, endorsed in pencil "Before aR", breathtaking color, Very Fine.
Scott 164 var.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
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Lot 505
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1915-19, King George V, six different values used at Fanning Island (SG 422/440), each with double-lined double circle ds, Feb 14, 1927, Very Fine and scarce.
Scott 151//164.
Estimate $100 - 150.
Realized $110.
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Lot 506
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1930, 1d+1d Health, photographic essay of approved design in black (SG 545E), 32x36mm, affixed to glazed wove paper, endorsed on reverse "to be returned" and other notations, Very Fine, rare, ex Marcel Stanley.
Scott B2E.
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Realized $475.
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Lot 507
 
1935, Silver Jubilee complete (SG 573/5), marginal blocks of 4, o.g., never hinged, Extremely Fine.
Scott 199-201; $116.
SG £80 for hinged ($130).
Estimate $75 - 100.
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Lot 508

1935, 6d Silver Jubilee (SG 575), bottom margin imprint & plate no. 5 block of 4, o.g., never hinged, Extremely Fine.
Scott 201; $112+.
SG £80 ++ ($130).
Estimate $100 - 150.
Realized $90.
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Lot 509

1941, Pictorial, 2s olive green, perf 12½, "CAPTAIN COQK" (SG 589da), Multiple NZ & Star watermark, o.g., never hinged, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott 215b var.
SG £80 for hinged ($130).
Estimate $100 - 150.
Realized $50.
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Lot 510

1938, King George VI, ½d green (SG 603), imprint block of 8, o.g., never hinged, Extremely Fine.
Scott 226.
SG £64+ ($110).
Estimate $50 - 75.
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Lot 511

1940, 1s Centenary of Sovereignty (SG 625), bottom margin imprint & plate no. A1 strip of 4, o.g. with just the barest trace of hinging on 2 stamps.
Scott 241.
Estimate $75 - 100.
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Lot 512

1947, King George VI, 8d violet (SG 684), lower left imprint & plate no. 110 block of 6, o.g., never hinged, Extremely Fine.
Scott 263. Campbell-Patterson M11b (6).
Estimate $75 - 100.
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Lot 513

1959, 3d+1d Paoka, pink omitted (SG 777a), o.g., never hinged, Very Fine.
Scott B58b; $160.
SG £160 ($270).
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $90.
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Lot 514
 
1960-66 Pictorial definitives complete (SG 781/802), o.g., never hinged, Very Fine.
Scott 333-352, 360-361; $66.
Estimate $100 - 150.
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Lot 515

1960, 3d Kowhai, yellow omitted (SG 785a), the top stamp in vertical pair with normal, o.g., never hinged, Very Fine.
Scott 337b; $200.
SG £200 ($340).
Estimate $200 - 300.
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Lot 516
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1970, 3c Lichen Moth, booklet pane of six, watermarked sideways (SG 918bw), o.g., never hinged; slight damage in booklet tap, otherwise Very Fine.
Scott 442 var.
Estimate $150 - 200.
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Lot 517

1970, 10c Coat of Arms & Queen, red (hair ribbon) omitted (SG 925 var.), o.g., never hinged, Very Fine.
Scott 449 var.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $80.
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Lot 518

1974, 4c Puriri Moth, bright green (wing veins) omitted (SG 1011e), marginal block of 20, o.g., never hinged, Very Fine.
Scott 537 var.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $80.
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Lot 519

1974, 5c Paraplegic Games, on thin unsurfaced paper, imprint & plate no. block of 10, o.g., never hinged; light crease across bottom row, otherwise Very Fine.
Scott 548 var. Campbell-Patterson $2,000 as singles ($1,570).
Estimate $400 - 600

A unique plate block from the only sheet discovered to date.

Realized $400.
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Lot 520

1975, 3c Queen Elizabeth Rose, imperforate (SG 1088 var.), horizontal strip of 4, o.g., never hinged, Very Fine.
Scott 586 var. Campbell-Patterson $1,500 ($1,180).
Estimate $400 - 600.
Realized $200.
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Lot 521

1979, 10c Queen Elizabeth II, imperforate, horizontal pair, o.g., never hinged, Very Fine.
Scott 649 var. Campbell-Patterson $750 ($590).
Estimate $250 - 350.
Realized $130.
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Lot 522

2001, 40c Bungee jumper self-adhesive, die cutting omitted (imperforate) (SG 2414), horizontal pair, Very Fine.
Scott 728 var.
Estimate $250 - 350.
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Lot 523
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2002, 90c Curio Bay self-adhesive booklet pane of 10, die cutting omitted (imperforate), Very Fine and rare.
Scott 1806a var. Campbell-Patterson W88aY; $2,500 ($1,970).
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
Realized $375.
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Lot 524
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2002, 1.50 Arrowtown, self-adhesive booklet pane of 5, die cutting omitted (imperforate), Very Fine and rare.
Scott 1866a var. Campbell-Patterson W92aY; $2,000 ($1,570).
Estimate $750 - 1,000.
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Lot 525
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Postage Due, 1899-1908, two different (SG D12, D22a), used blocks of four, 1899 3d vermilion & green and 1908 2d rose pink & green, Cowan paper, perf 14; first used at Ormandville, second at Fielding; minor flaws, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott J4, J18 var.
Estimate $75 - 100.
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Lot 526

Official, 1907, 2d purple (SG O61), corner margin block of 9, o.g., never hinged, position 8 with "filled in 'O'", Fine to Very Fine.
Scott O25; $180 as hinged singles.
SG £135 as hinged singles ($230).
Estimate $200 - 300.
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Lot 527
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Official, 1913, 5s green, handstamped "Especime" (Specimen) in violet (SG O86 var.), affixed to piece from a Portuguese colony's postal archives, Fine.
Scott O39 var.
Estimate $300 - 400.
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Lot 528

Official, 1916, King George V, 1s vermilion (SG O105), upper left plate no. 26 & 27 horizontal pairs, o.g., lightly hinged in selvage only, fresh and Very Fine.
Scott O50.
Estimate $600 - 800.
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Lot 529

Official, 1916, King George V, 1s pale orange-red (SG O105ba), upper left plate no.42 horizontal pair, left selvage missing, o.g., lightly hinged in selvage only, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott O50a.
Estimate $350 - 500.
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Lot 530
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Booklet, 1938, King George VI, 2s6d (SG SB19), complete booklet containing three panes of six of 1½d purple brown, exploded, o.g., never hinged; slight rust stains at staple holes, Very Fine.
Scott 228; $342 as singles.
SG £400 ($670).
Estimate $300 - 400.
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Lot 531
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Booklet, 1938, King George VI, 2s6d, inverted watermark (SG SB19 var.), complete booklet containing three panes of six of 1½d purple brown, exploded, o.g., never hinged; slight rust stains at staple holes, Very Fine.
Scott 228 var.; $342 as singles.
SG £720 as singles ($1,210).
Estimate $300 - 400.
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