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Auction 32 - Saturday, 22 September 2018

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2708 * 1873 ½d Newspaper Stamp p10 no wmk, muh, brown gum. CP B1a(Y) cat $650. $325.00
2709 M* 1873 ½d Newspaper Stamp p10, an irregular block of 11: central four stamps NZ wmk, one stamp part letter wmk, 6 others no wmk, 3 stamps light vertical crease. CP B1a, B1a(Z) & B1a(Y). 3 stamps mint & 8 uhm. Cat $5950 (2013) Ex Blease. $2,500.00
2710 / 1873 ½d Newspaper Stamp p10 NZ wmk x 5 m/mng, x 2 gu; also, p12½ gu. Mixed condition. $500.00
2711 / 1873 ½d Newspaper Stamp p10 x 25m/mng, x 18 u; p10 x 12½ x 2u; 1875 p12½ x 4m, on 10 pages. CP cat $8,500+ (49v). $2,000.00
2712 M 1873 ½d Newspaper Stamp p10 x 12½ NZ watermark, a fine unused horizontal block of 6 (3 x 2) three with and without NZ wmk. Lower three (watermarked) stamps light horizontal crease. According to CP (2013) the total numbers extant of B1c(W) mint and used estimated at under 50. This is probably the largest known extant block. $1,250.00
2713 M 1873 ½d Newspaper Stamp p10 x 12½ NZ watermark, 9 examples on page including vertical strip of 3 with "AMP D" letters watermark [not listed this by CP]. CP B1c(W), B1c(V). Mint/mng. According to CP (2013) the total numbers extant of B1c(W) mint and used estimated at under 50. Some variable condition. Cat $2,000 approx. $900.00
2714 M* 1873 ½d Newspaper Stamp p12½ x 10 in block of 4 [upper left stamp letter wmk, upper right stamp no wmk, lower left stamp NZ & letter wmk, lower right stamp NZ wmk] 3 stamps mint, other uhm. Lower right stamp closed tear. Scarce, possibly only 1 trial sheet perforated thus. CP B1c, B1c(Z), B1c(X), cat $1,800+ Ex McNaught. $750.00
2715 / 1873 ½d Newspaper Stamp p12½ x 10 mng x 3 & 4 GU/FU (2 with letters wmk) + single ex newspaper wrapper with forged perfs! CP B1c, B1c (X) cat $2,000+. $750.00
2716 / 1873-1892 ½d Newspaper Stamps & 1878-1892 ½d postal stationery Newspaper Wrappers accumulation from 3 collections comprising approximately 100 newspaper stamps m/muh; 175 u; 13 newspaper wrappers; 12 covers; 4 notices; & 2 Austin Walsh postal stationery postcards. Range of perfs, papers, wmks, postmarks & varieties annotated on pages though some mixed condition throughout. STC (Samuel & CP) $7,500+. $1,250.00
2717 / 1873-1892 ½d Newspaper Stamp accumulation (including various perfs, wmks, flaws etc.) of approx. 1400 (loose) & 250 used on piece; 3 used with forged perfs; 31 fiscally used, 35 newspaper wrapper ½d postal stationery cut outs and 6 covers (4 to England & 2 to Germany). Some perfs/wmks/varieties annotated. Useful research material but mixed condition. Cat (as cheapest) approximately $5,400. $1,000.00
2718 M* 1875 ½d Newspaper Stamp p11¾ small star watermark horizontal block of 10 (2 m/8 uhm), each of upper 5 stamps with (upper sheet) line watermark. A few creases, otherwise visually fresh appearance. CP B2b, cat $1,300+. $500.00
2719 U 1875 ½d Newspaper Stamp p11¾ small star watermark, error double print, fu 20 March 188? Auckland "F" class cancel. CP B2b(Y), RPSNZ (1960) Cert. One of only two examples known. RARE. Ex Gwynn. $2,500.00
2720 C 1875 ½d Newspaper Stamp p11¾ star wmk usage on newspapers etc.: 1) single [imperf at top] on The New Zealand Methodist (Vol 1 No. 24) 11 December 1884 Christchurch "A" Class cds; 2) single on readdressed The Gumdiggers’ Weekly newspaper wrapper 14 September 1893 "A" Class cds, Opua 18 September 1893 "A" class b/s and 20 September 1893 Waihaha "A" Class arrival cancel; 3) strip of 3 (tones) on The Graphic (British) 2 April 1881 Christchurch "A" Class cds to Chatham Islands. $2,500.00
2721 C 1875 ½d Newspaper Stamp p11¾ small star watermark illegal use on cover. Horizontal strip of four, cancelled 8 June 1881 Nelson duplex, on cover to Blenheim bearing 10 June 1881 Blenheim arrival b/s. This cover is one of a few known when use of newspaper stamps on letters was prohibited. Ex Gwynn. $950.00
2722 / 1875 ½d Newspaper Stamp p11¾ small star wmk x 9 mint & 62 used on 8 pages. CP cat $1,400+. $350.00
2723 M* 1875 ½d Newspaper Stamp p12½ small star watermark, error: vertical pair imperf horizontally, mint/uhm, lower stamp has gum bend. CP B2a(X), RPSNZ (1972) Cert. Cat $1,750 (2013). $750.00
2724 M* 1875 ½d Newspaper Stamp, p12½, small star watermark, plate 2, a near complete, fragile sheet of 200, (first 2 columns absent) however evidence along left vertical perfs of column 3 show the reason for the detachment - double perfs!! CP lists this variety as B2a(V) but is unknown mint. "Bulls-eye" above R1/11 in selvedge. M/muh, some ageing & folds. Cat $25,000 as normals. $5,000.00
2725 U 1875 ½d Newspaper Stamp p12½ small star watermark, error: double perfs, at top, fu, 29 August 1885 Dunedin "A" class cds. CP B2a(V) listed but unpriced. $2,000.00
2726 U 1875 ½d Newspaper Stamp p12½, small star wmk, double print, superb used part 21 December 1892 AP(?) "A" Class cancel. CP B2a(Y), with comment that One of B2a(Y) is known. Ex McNaught. Exceedingly rare. $2,500.00
2727 U 1875 ½d Newspaper Stamp p12½, small star wmk, O.P.S.O. hand stamped in purple, light part Wellington "F" Class cancel, some aesthetically trimmed perfs enhance this rare stamp. RPSNZ (2006) Cert. CP BP2a, cat $3,500. $1,500.00