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Lot 1745
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1850, Queen Victoria ("Half Length"), Ham printing, 1st Die State, 2d lilac mauve (SG 2), canceled neat blue Geelong "15" butterfly, exceptionally fresh with three large margins, but just in at lower right; small thin spot, lovely, almost Very Fine appearance.
Scott 5; $550.
SG £1,000 ($1,330).
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $300.
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Lot 1746
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1852, Queen Victoria ("Half Length"), Ham printing, 3rd Die State, 3d blue (SG 11), strip of 3, positions 1-3 with sheet margin at left, canceled three poor strikes Kilmore "10" barred oval; small to just in, light vertical crease left stamp, otherwise Fine.
Scott 3 var.
SG £570+ ($760).
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $200.
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Lot 1747

1851, Queen Victoria ("Half Length"), Ham printing, 4th Die State (altered), 2d cinnamon (SG 17), part o.g., three good margins, just in at left; bit of faint toning at bottom edge, about Fine.
Scott 8; $3,000.
SG £3,500 ($4,660).
Estimate $500 - 750.
Realized $600.
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Lot 1748
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1857, Queen Victoria Woodblock, 2s bluish green on pale yellow (SG 56), roulette visible in three sides with large margins all around; partial, face-free barred numeral cancel, Very Fine.
Scott 22; $675.
SG £550 ($730).
Estimate $300 - 400.
Realized $275.
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Lot 1749

1863, Queen Victoria Beaded Oval, 4d rose, rouletted (SG 95c), tied on piece by neat 1863 Melbourne duplex, incredibly well centered with roulette virtually intact all around, Extremely Fine, with Stanley Gibbons guarantee handstamp.
Scott 64; $350.
SG £250 ($330).
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $250.
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Lot 1750
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1863, Queen Victoria Beaded Oval, 4d rose, rouletted (SG 95c), left sheet margin single, canceled neat Castlemaine "3" duplex, roulette intact at top and right, Very Fine.
Scott 64; $350.
SG £250 ($330).
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $250.
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Lot 1751

1865, Queen Victoria Laureate, 8d orange, perf 13 (SG 112), watermarked Single-lined "8", part o.g., well centered; but a bit soiled, otherwise Very Fine.
Scott 78; $700.
SG £750 ($1,000).
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $400.
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Lot 1752

1867, Queen Victoria Laureate, 3d lilac, perf 13 (SG 133), V over Crown watermark, toned o.g., Fine.
Scott 113; $400.
SG £450 ($600).
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $200.
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Lot 1753
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1867, Queen Victoria Laureate, 5s blue, perf 13 (SG 139), V over Crown watermark, canceled two partial Melbourne c.d.s.s, fresh and well centered, Very Fine.
Scott 120; $500.
SG £425 ($560).
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $120.
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Lot 1754

1867, Queen Victoria Laureate, 5s blue & carmine, type I, perf 13 (SG 140a), V over Crown watermark, toned o.g., which browns the paper a bit, otherwise Fine to Very Fine.
Scott 121; $400.
SG £600 ($800).
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $90.
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Lot 1755

1867, Queen Victoria Laureate, 5s blue & carmine, type II, perf 13 (SG 141), V over Crown watermark, o.g., hinge remnant, fresh and bright; small thin, Very Fine appearance.
Scott 121a; $375.
SG £550 ($730).
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $200.
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Lot 1756

1871, Queen Victoria Laureate, 9d on 10d purple-brown, perf 13 (SG 171), watermarked Single-lined "10" plus "AU" of sheet margin watermark, o.g., unusually fresh; single nibbed perf at lower left, Fine.
Scott 125; $650.
SG £750 ($1,000).
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $300.
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Lot 1757
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1876, Queen Victoria, "F.IGHT PENCE" on 9d lilac-brown on pink (SG 191a), V over Crown watermark, canceled neat "VICTORIA" barred ellipse; light corner crease and minor perf tones, otherwise Fine, only known used.
Scott 129 var.
SG £500 ($660).
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $225.
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Lot 1758

1878, Queen Victoria, emergency printing, 1d yellow green on drab (SG 197), V over Crown watermark, o.g., exceptionally fresh, Fine.
Scott 133; $250.
SG £275 ($370).
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $150.
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Lot 1759

1878, Queen Victoria, emergency printing, 2d dull violet-mauve on green and on brown (SG 199-200), V over Crown watermark, o.g., Fine, first with a 1981 R.P.S.L. certificate as former S.G. number 218.
Scott 136-137; $625.
SG £675 ($900).
Estimate $250 - 350.
Realized $140.
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Lot 1760
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1881, Queen Victoria, 2d sepia-brown, perf 12 (SG 204a), V over Crown watermark, a lovey used horizontal pair, canceled by a central strike of a Pentland Hills "212" barred numeral in blue, fresh, Very Fine, only priced used, with 1997 R.P.S.V. certificate.
Scott 142 var.
SG £300+ ($400).
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $200.
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Lot 1761
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1881, Queen Victoria, 2d dull gray brown, perf 12 (SG 210ab), V over Crown watermark, canceled partial barred numeral, fresh, Fine to Very Fine, only priced used, with 1997 R.P.S.V. certificate.
Scott 142 var.
SG £425 ($560).
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $160.
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Lot 1762
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1885-95, Queen Victoria, 4d lilac, error of color (SG 300b), canceled neat Woodford "85" barred numeral; minor corner crease (not mentioned on the accompanying certificate), Very Fine appearance, with 1997 R.P.S.V. certificate.
Scott 150a; $1,250.
SG £1,400 ($1,860).
Estimate $500 - 750.
Realized $700.
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Lot 1763

1886-96, Queen Victoria, 2d violet, imperforate (SG 314e), tied on small piece by partial Foster "73(7)" duplex, two large margins, just touching on the other two sides, Fine. Offered on its own merits and not returnable, with 1997 R.P.S.V. certificate noting "margins insufficient to certify as imperforate".
Scott 162b; $1,100.
SG £1,000 ($1,330).
Estimate $200 - 300

Gibbons states that "a single example…is known postmarked 737 (Foster)" and another "249" (Mortlake); also an imperforate sheet is known to have been sold at Mortlake.

Realized $225.
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Lot 1764
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1901-10, King Edward VII, £1 carmine-rose & £2 deep blue (SG 399, 400), each canceled to order by a Melbourne c.d.s., Very Fine.
Scott 206, 208; $600.
SG £430 ($570).
Estimate $250 - 350.
Realized $250.
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Lot 1765
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1901-10, King Edward VII, £1 carmine-rose (SG 399), canceled by a lovely central strike of an "OMEO" c.d.s., Jul 9, 1902, Very Fine.
Scott 206; $150.
SG £130 ($170).
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $120.
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Lot 1766

1901-10, King Edward VII, £1 carmine-rose, perf 11 (SG 407), tied on piece, alongside 9d, 1s & 2s (202-204, SG 393-395), by three strikes Registered "R" in circle, Fine to Very Fine, most unusual.
Scott 206a; $225+.
SG £170+ ($230).
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $100.
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Lot 1767

1901-10, Queen Victoria, 1d dull red, die state II, compound perf (SG 410a), perf 12½ all around but double-perforated at right, the outer row perf 11, tied on small piece by Camperdown "26" duplex; part of outer row missing, otherwise Very Fine, a pretty specialist item.
Scott 194 var.
SG £225 ($300).
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $130.
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Lot 1768
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1901-10, Queen Victoria, 1½d maroon on yellow, compound perf (SG 411), perf 11 at top, 12½ on other three sides, canceled Melbourne, Apr 15, 1907; slight perf flaws and small corner crease atul, otherwise Fine, with 1997 R.P.S.V. certificate as variety of 1994 S.G. number 394.
Scott 195 var.
SG £800 ($1,060).
Estimate $200 - 300

Judging from the small size of the stamp, the top was probably double-perforated, the missing outer row of perforations guaging 12½
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Realized $200.
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Lot 1769
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1901-10, King Edward VII, £1 salmon & two £1 dull rose (SG 431, 431a, 431ab), Crown over A watermark sideways, the second £1 rose with the watermark upright, various cancels, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott 230, 230a, 230 var.; $720.
SG £420 ($560).
Estimate $250 - 350.
Realized $250.
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Lot 1770
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1905-10, King Edward VII, £2 dull blue (SG 432), Crown over A watermark sideways, canceled Melbourne c.d.s., Nov 11, 1910.
Scott 231; $725.
SG £425 ($560).
Estimate $250 - 350.
Realized $250.
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Lot 1771
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1905-10, King Edward VII, £2 dull blue (SG 432), Crown over A watermark sideways, canceled Melbourne c.d.s., Oct 15, 1910, Fine.
Scott 231; $725.
SG £425 ($560).
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $200.
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Lot 1772

1884, Queen Victoria Stamp Statute, 5s blue on yellow, perf 12 (SG 227a), o.g., lightly hinged, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott AR8a; $650.
SG £650 ($860).
Estimate $300 - 400.
Realized $300.
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Lot 1773

1884-96, Stamp Duty, lithographed, 1d blue green, perf 12½ (SG 235b), o.g., hinge remnant, bright and fresh, Fine to Very Fine. Unpriced by both Scott and Gibbons.
Scott AR13b.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $80.
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Lot 1774

1884-96, Stamp Duty, lithographed, 1d blue green, perf 12½ (SG 235b), horizontal pair tied by 1900 Yarraville rimless c.d.s.on cover to Syney, backstamped Dec 25, 1900; left stamp torn, otherwise Very Fine, bright and fresh, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott AR13b.
Estimate $400 - 600.
Unsold
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Lot 1775
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1884-96, Stamp Duty, lithographed, £1.10s deep olive green, perf 13 (SG 244a), watermark upright, canceled two strikes Camperdown "26" barred numeral duplex, Nov 15, 1886, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott AR22 var.
SG £375 ($500).
Estimate $250 - 350.
Realized $225.
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Lot 1776
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Unsold
Lot 1777
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1884-96, Stamp Duty, lithographed,45s dull brown lilac, perf 12 (SG 247), canceled Sandhurst "4" barred numeral duplex, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott AR25; $425.
SG £500 ($660).
Estimate $250 - 350.
Realized $190.
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Lot 1778

1884-96, Stamp Duty, electrotyped, 6d dull blue, perf 12½ (SG 255b), o.g., lightly hinged, Fine to Very Fine. Unpriced by both Scott and Gibbons.
Scott AR33b.
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $150.
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Lot 1779

1884-96, Stamp Duty, electrotyped, 6d deep blue on blue & blue on yellow, perf 12½ (SG 256c, 257), o.g., Very Fine.
Scott AR34a, AR35; $340.
SG £450 ($600).
Estimate $250 - 350.
Realized $200.
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Lot 1780
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1884-96, Stamp Duty, electrotyped, £10 mauve, perf 12½, manuscript "Specimen" overprint (SG 279), o.g., lightly hinged, fresh and well centered, Very Fine.
Scott AR54 var.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $550.
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Lot 1781
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1884-96, Stamp Duty, electrotyped, £10 lilac, perf 12½ (SG 279a), canceled two Melbourne duplexes, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott AR54; $210.
SG £250 ($330).
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $90.
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Lot 1782

1884-96, Stamp Duty, electrotyped, £10 lilac, perf 12½ (SG 279a), tied on piece by one of two strikes Registered "R" in oval, Fine to Very Fine.
Scott AR54; $210.
SG £250 ($330).
Estimate $150 - 200.
Realized $120.
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Lot 1783
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1884-1900, Long Stamp Duty, engraved, £25 deep green, "Specimen" overprint in black and manuscript in red (SG 280bs), watermark V over Crown type II sideways, o.g.; thinned at top shortening one perf slightly, otherwise Very Fine.
Scott AR55 var.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $900.
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Lot 1784
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1884-1900, Long Stamp Duty, engraved, £25 yellow green (SG 280ca), watermark V over Crown type I upright, canceled to order Melbourne, Jan 1, 1898, fresh and well centered, Very Fine. Unpriced by Gibbons.
Scott AR55; $900.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Realized $500.
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Lot 1785
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1884-1900, Long Stamp Duty, engraved, £50 black-violet, "Specimen" handstamp in black (twice) and manuscript in red (SG 284as), watermark V over Crown type II sideways, o.g.; couple small thin spots, otherwise Very Fine.
Scott AR56 var.
Estimate $500 - 750.
Realized $1,100.
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Lot 1786
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1884-1900, Long Stamp Duty, engraved, £100 aniline crimson, perf 12½, two "Specimen" handstamps in black (SG 285cs), watermark V over Crown type II upright, disturbed o.g.; several small gum stains showing through, otherwise Fine to Very Fine.
Scott AR57 var.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $900.
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Lot 1787
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1884-1900, Long Stamp Duty, engraved, £100 aniline crimson, perf 12½ (SG 285c var.), watermark V over Crown type II sideways, selvage all around, canceled to order Melbourne, Jan 1, 1898; light all-over toning, otherwise Very Fine.
Scott AR57; $1,000.
SG £1,600 for upright watermark ($2,130).
Estimate $500 - 750.
Realized $1,300.
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Lot 1788
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1884-1900, Long Stamp Duty, lithographed, £50 dull purple (SG 287a), watermark V over Crown type II upright, canceled to order Melbourne, Jan 1, 1898, Very Fine. Unpriced by both Scott and Gibbons.
Scott AR59a.
Estimate $300 - 400.
Realized $325.
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Lot 1789
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1884-1900, Long Stamp Duty, typographed, £50 bright mauve (SG 290), watermark V over Crown type II upright, canceled to order Melbourne, Jun 11, 1901, Very Fine.
Scott AR59; $500.
SG £600 ($800).
Estimate $300 - 400.
Realized $300.
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Lot 1790
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1884-1900, Long Stamp Duty, typographed, £100 pink-red (SG 291), canceled to order Melbourne, Jun 11, 1901, Extremely Fine.
Scott AR60; $650.
SG £950 ($1,260).
Estimate $500 - 750.
Realized $600.
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Lot 1791
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1886-96, Long Stamp Duty, £5-£9 bi-colors (SG 324-328), all bright and fresh, £5 canceled Melbourne Telegraph Branch duplex, Mar 12, 1894, others canceled to order various Melbourne c.d.s.s; £5 with a light horizontal crease, otherwise Fine to Very Fine.
Scott AR61-65; $1,125.
SG £1,160 ($1,540).
Estimate $500 - 750.
Realized $500.
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Lot 1792
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1884-1900, Long Stamp Duty, electrotyped, £25 dull bluish green (SG 351), watermark V over Crown type III upright, canceled neat Melbourne c.d.s., Jun 11, 1901, Extremely Fine.
Scott AR58; $325.
SG £350 ($470).
Estimate $200 - 300.
Realized $275.
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Lot 1793

1897-1900, Semi-Postals complete (SG 353/4, 374/5), o.g., Very Fine.
Scott B1-B4; $518.
SG £575 ($760).
Estimate $250 - 350.
Realized $160.
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