The Gary Diffen Collection of Australian Colonies Errors Part 2 - Tasmania, Victoria, Western Australia

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The Gary Diffen Collection of Australian Colonies Errors Part 2 - Tasmania, Victoria, Western Australia

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(x) Tasmania1855 (Nov.) second state of plate, 4d. orange with double impression, good margins on three sides, outer frameline just into at top right, lightly cancelled "59", fine. The only example recorded in this shade. S.G. 8. PhotoNote: Collectors became aware of the double impressions of the Couriers in the early part of the century, but very few have come to light. To date, seven examples have been recorded across all printings. This error was originally listed by Stanley Gibbons in 1971 and inextricably removed in 2010. The doubling is especially evident in the inscriptions.Subject to...

(x) Tasmania1855 (Nov.) second state of plate, 4d. pale orange [9] with double impression, small to good margins, fine. B.P.A. Certificate (1975) states "double print". The only example recorded in this shade. S.G. 9. PhotoNote: Collectors became aware of the double impressions of the Couriers in the mid 1960s, but very few have come to light. To date, seven examples have been recorded across all printings. This error was originally listed by Stanley Gibbons in 1971 and inextricably removed in 2010. The doubling is especially evident in the inscriptions.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in ad...

(x) Tasmania1857-67 Watermark Double-lined Numeral1d. pale red-brown strip of five with watermark inverted, just clear to good margins on three sides, cut-into at left, a little heavily cancelled in places, good condition for a multiple of this size. S.G. 26. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Tasmania1857-67 Watermark Double-lined Numeral1d. (4), 2d. (2) and 4d. (4) with double impressions, various shades, all used, good to fine. A rare groupSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Tasmania1857-67 Watermark Double-lined Numeral1d. brick-red block of four with watermark inverted and reversed, close to good margins, lightly cancelled; lower left stamp with small tear at upper left and small scissor-cut between at right. S.G. 27. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Tasmania1857-67 Watermark Double-lined Numeral1d. carmine with double impression, small to good margins on three sides, touched at lower left, fine unused without gum. Rare in unused condition. RPSV Certificate (2009). S.G. 29. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Tasmania1857-67 Watermark Double-lined Numeral4d. pale blue printed both sides, the second impression inverted, touched or just-into on three sides, cancelled by Barred Numeral "18" (Campbell Town); repaired tear at lower right and some slight discolouration on reverse. One of the great rarities of Tasmania with two examples recorded. RPSV Certificate (2016). S.G. 36. PhotoNote: Currently, Stanley Gibbons only catalogue the 4d. printed both sides in the bright blue shade of S.G. 38a. The distinction between the pale blue and bright blue shades of this error was not made until recently. An...

(x) Tasmania1857-67 Watermark Double-lined Numeral4d. blue block of four with watermark inverted, close to good margins, indistinctly cancelled, fine. A rare used block. S.G. 37. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Tasmania1857-67 Watermark Double-lined Numeral4d. bright blue printed both sides, the second impression upright, clear margins, cancelled by dumb obliterator, fine. One of the great rarities of Tasmania. R.P.S. Certificate (1963). S.G. 38a, unpriced. PhotoNote: This error was first reported in the "London Philatelist" in August 1909 and listed by Stanley Gibbons in 1923. This is the only example recorded in private hands with another example residing in the Royal Collection.provenance:Sebastian Earl, April 1980Maxwell Hayes, February 1989Koichi Sato, June 2014Subject to 5% tax on Hammer P...

(x) Tasmania1860-67 watermark double-lined numeral, 6d. grey-violet printed double and clearly showing in the top margin, being 1.5mm. to the left and 3mm. at top. two large margins, touched at left and at foot, centrally cancelled "52", fine. One of the great imperforate rarities of Tasmania, being the only genuine imperforate 6d. stamp printed double recorded. S.G. 46. PhotoNote: The Stanley Gibbons catalogue up to 2010 used to list Chalon stamps printed double, when in fact they were only double impressions.provenance:John R. Boker, April 1981Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition t...

(x) Tasmania1864-69 watermark double-lined numeral, perf 10 1d. carmine and 4d. blue (some slightly clipped perfs) with double impression, and 1d. brick-red, 4d. blue and 4d. pale blue with double perforations, all used and generally fine. A scarce lotSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Tasmania1864-69 watermark double-lined numeral, perf 10 4d. pale blue imperforate between stamp and margin at right and 6d. tied by dumb obliterator on 1866 envelope from Hobart to England, showing red despatch d.s. alongside with arrival c.d.s. on reverse, fine. The only example of a Tasmanian Chalon with this error. S.G. 62. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Tasmania1865-71 Watermark Double-lined Numeral, Perf 121d. dull vermilion with double impression, fine unused. Rare with only a couple of examples recorded. S.G. 69. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Tasmania1865-71 Watermark Double-lined Numeral, Perf 121d. dull vermilion strip of three and pair (perfs cut off at left) piece and 1d. carmine pair, all with double impression, fine used. RPSV Certificate (2008) for piece. S.G. 69-70. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Tasmania1865-71 Watermark Double-lined Numeral, Perf 121d. carmine printed double, fine unused without gum. A great rarity with only one other example recorded. Ceremuga (2007) and RPSV (2008) Certificates. S.G. 70. PhotoNote: The double print measures 4mm. to right.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Tasmania1865-71 Watermark Double-lined Numeral, Perf 121d. carmine watermarked "2", a fine fiscally used example. S.G. 70a, £300. PhotoNote: This error was first reported in the "London Philatelist" in July 1892 and was listed in the Stanley Gibbons catalogue in 1894. Although seven postally used examples are recorded, most exhibit doubtful Hobart bars cancellations obliterating the stamps to hide potential fiscal cancels. It has been estimated that about 25 examples of this error exist, the majority being fiscally used.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s P...

(x) Tasmania1865-71 Watermark Double-lined Numeral, Perf 121d. carmine watermarked "2", a fiscally used example, perfs slightly clipped at lower left otherwise fine.. S.G. 70a, £300. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Tasmania1865-71 Watermark Double-lined Numeral, Perf 124d. blue printed double, lightly cancelled, fine. A great rarity of the Tasmania Chalon printing errors. Also a used perf 12½ 4d. blue showing double impression, slight thinning at top left. RPSV Certificate (2008) for both. S.G. 73, 85. PhotoNote: The second impression is shifted 4mm. to right and 2mm. to the top. The doubling can be clearly seen in the top right corner with the letters "land"Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Tasmania1865-71 Watermark Double-lined Numeral, Perf 124d. blue horizontal pair imperforate between, fiscally cancelled, fine. A great rarity with two examples recorded, both with fiscal cancels. S.G. 73a, unpriced. PhotoNote: There are no contemporary reports of this error, although this pair was known in the 1920s. The certification of this pair led to the Stanley Gibbons listing in 2019.provenance:Colonel Harrie Evans, May 2002Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Tasmania1865-71 Watermark Double-lined Numeral, Perf 126d. slate-violet vertical pair imperforate between, straight-edge at left and with pen cancel removed, otherwise sound. A great rarity with two examples recorded, both fiscally used. S.G. 75a, unpriced. PhotoNote: The other example was in the Sebastian Earl collection of Tasmania, sold by Robson Lowe in Geneva in 1980. The error was listed by Stanley Gibbons in 1987.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Tasmania1865-71 Watermark Double-lined Numeral, Perf 121/- vermilion vertical pair imperforate between, lightly cancelled by Hobart duplex, fine. The only postally used example recorded. R.P.S. Certificate (1989). S.G. 77b, £3500. PhotoNote: Although collectors knew of this error in the 1930s with the auction of the Ernest Collins collection, it was not listed by Stanley Gibbons until 1987. There are six fiscally used pairs known to exist.provenance:Ernest Collins, November 1928F.C. Krichauff, November 1947David Cohen, July 2007Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on B...

(x) Tasmania1864-68 watermark double-lined numeral, perf 12½ 1/- vermilion horizontal pair imperforate between, pen-cancelled, fine. The only example recorded and much under-catalogued. RPSV Certificate (2001). S.G. 90a, £300. PhotoNote: This error first came to the attention of collectors at the Evans sale in 2002 which led to its listing in the 2014 Stanley Gibbons catalogue.provenance:Colonel Harrie Evans, May 2002Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Tasmania1867-69 watermark double-lined numeral, oblique roulette 14-15 1d. carmine vertical strip of four imperforate between first and second, second and third and fourth and fifth stamps, each neatly cancelled "22" (Cleveland), straight-edge at left, fine. The largest recorded multiple of the Tasmanian experimental separations, and the only example of this error recorded which is not recorded by Stanley Gibbons. A major exhibition piece. RPSV Certificate (2009). S.G. 99. Photoprovenance:J. Beresford, May 1954Sebastian Earl, April 1980HayesSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to...

(x) Tasmania1867 watermark double-lined numeral, pin-perf 13½-14½ 6d. slate-violet horizontal pair imperforate vertically, on small piece, both centrally cancelled "87" (Table Cape). The only example recorded which is not recorded by Stanley Gibbons. RPSV Certificate (2013). S.G. 116. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Tasmania1871-91 Watermark Double-lined Numeral6d. lilac used and 6d. dull reddish lilac mint pair, both with double perforations on one side; 6d. dull slate-lilac, 6d. bright violet and 1/- orange-red, all used and showing double impression; generally fine. RPSV Certificate (2008) for 1/-Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Tasmania1871-91 Watermark Double-lined Numeral6d. dull lilac, perf 11½, imperforate between stamp and margin at top, fine and lightly cancelled. The only example recorded. S.G. 135. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Tasmania1871-91 Watermark Double-lined Numeral6d. lilac, perf 11½, a vertical pair imperforate between, pen-cancelled, fine. Five examples are known in private hands, all cancelled in manuscript. RPSV Certificate (2006). S.G. 136a, £1700. PhotoNote: This error was listed as "imperforate between" by Stanley Gibbons in 1923, however, there were two different types of this error which was corrected in the 2010 catalogue. Six imperforate horizontally between pairs are known, including one in the White collection in the New South Wales State Library.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in additio...

(x) Tasmania1871-91 Watermark Double-lined Numeral6d. lilac, perf 11½, a horizontal strip of four, the centre pair imperforate between, pen-cancelled, fine. Two examples recorded, both cancelled in manuscript on the same day. RPSV Certificate (2006). S.G. 136b, unpriced. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Tasmania1871-91 Watermark Double-lined Numeral6d. bright violet, perf 11½, a horizontal pair imperforate between, unused with a trace of gum, fine. The finest of the three examples recorded, one of which is torn and the other badly creased. The only unused imperforate between error of the Tasmania Chalons. S.G. 138b, £4500. PhotoNote: The "Stanley Gibbons Monthly Journal" of April 1897 reported this error after inspecting the Tapling Collection, and it was catalogued by Stanley Gibbons in 1994.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more informatio...

(x) Tasmania1871-91 Watermark Double-lined Numeral1/- vermilion, perf 11½, a horizontal pair imperforate between, both crisply cancelled "43" (Franklin), fine. One of the great rarities of Tasmania, being the only example recorded postally used. S.G. 140a, unpriced. PhotoNote: This error was first reported in the "Stanley Gibbons Monthly Journal" in June 1891 and listed in the catalogue in 1929.provenance:E.R. Slade Slade, May 1979Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Tasmania1871-91 Watermark Double-lined Numeral1/- vermilion, perf 11½, a horizontal pair imperforate between, both pen-cancelled fine. One of the great rarities of Tasmania, three examples recorded with pen-cancel. S.G. 140a, unpriced. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Tasmania1871-91 Watermark Double-lined Numeral1/- orange-red, perf 11½, imperforate between stamp and margin at foot, pressed vertical crease otherwise fine. The only example recorded. S.G. 141. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Tasmania1871-91 Watermark Double-lined Numeral1/- orange-red, perf 11½, a vertical pair imperforate between, fiscal cancel removed which has affected the colour, having been re-used and cancelled with a genuine Barred Numeral "109" (Lisdillon). The only example recorded. S.G. 141aa, unpriced. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Tasmania1871-91 Watermark Double-lined Numeral6d. dull claret, perf 12, imperforate between stamp and margin at foot, unused with small part original gum. With a normal for comparison. Rare, besides the block in the next lot, only one other single is recorded. S.G. 143. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Tasmania1871-91 Watermark Double-lined Numeral6d. dull claret, perf 12, a block of ten (5x2) imperforate between stamps and margin at foot, unused with part or large part original gum, fresh and fine. A rare block, only two other single stamps are recorded. S.G. 143. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1870-71 Watermark Single-lined Numeral1d. rose-red (watermark "4"), perf 12, an imperforate horizontal pair, both cancelled "48" (Kangaroo Point); some faults including tear and small piece missing at foot. The only example in private hands. RPSV Certificate (2014). S.G. 128a, unpriced. PhotoNote: There are no contemporary reports of the discovery of this error although it appeared in an early Plumridge auction before the turn of the century and listed by Stanley Gibbons in 1899. There is another example in the Tapling Collection at the British Library.provenance:Jo...

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1870-71 Watermark Single-lined Numeral10d. black, an imperforate horizontal strip of six from the top of the upper left pane showing Current number "44", very fine unused. One of the most famous imperforate errors from Tasmania and the largest multiple recorded. S.G. 131a, £2100+. Photoprovenance:H.P. Manus, November 1933Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1870-71 Watermark Single-lined Numeral2d. blue-green, perf 12, double print, fine unused with large part original gum. The only example recorded. RPSV Certificate (2008). S.G. 129ba, unpriced. PhotoNote: This error was discovered in 2007 and led to its listing in the 2010 Stanley Gibbons catalogue. The doubling is 1mm. to the right and to the top of the stamp.provenance:David Cohen, July 2007Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1870-71 Watermark Single-lined Numeral2d. blue-green, perf 11½, error double print, cancelled "16" (Campbell Town), creased at left otherwise fine. Rare, seven postally used examples recorded of which this is one of the finest. S.G. 133ab, £1800. PhotoNote: This error was first recorded in "Philately from Australia" in December 1954 and was listed in the Stanley Gibbons catalogue in 1968.provenance:Peter Jaffé, March 2006Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1870-71 Watermark Single-lined Numeral2d. blue-green, perf 11½, error double print, cleaned manuscript cancel giving the appearance of unused. Two examples with cleaned cancels recorded. RPSV Certificate (2004). S.G. 133ab. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1870-71 Watermark Single-lined Numeral10d. black horizontal pair, perf 11½, error imperforate vertically, pen-cancelled, both a little cut-into on separation, fine. The only example recorded. RPSV Certificate (2009). S.G. 134aa, unpriced. Photoprovenance:Colonel Harrie Evans, May 2002Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1871-78 Watermark "TAS"1d. rose, perf 11½, a vertical pair imperforate horizontally, lightly cancelled; horizontal crease between and pulled perf at right, otherwise fine. Three examples recorded of which this is believed to be the finest. Unlisted in Stanley Gibbons. RPSV Certificate (2016). S.G. 144. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1871-78 Watermark "TAS"1d. rose, perf 11½, an imperforate horizontal pair, centrally cancelled "12" (Broadmarsh), touched at left, fine. The finest of the five pairs recorded, two of which are faulty. RPSV Certificate (2007). S.G. 144a, £1300. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1871-78 Watermark "TAS"1d. rose, perf 11½, error double print, cancelled by dumb obliterator, a touch toned otherwise fine. Rare, two used examples recorded. R.P.S. Certificate (2018). S.G. 144g, unpriced. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1871-78 Watermark "TAS"3d. pale red-brown, perf 11½, an imperforate horizontal strip of three, unused with large part original gum, fine. The largest recorded multiple. S.G. 146a, £600+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1871-78 Watermark "TAS"3d. pale red-brown, perf 11½, a vertical pair with margin at right, imperforate horizontally, unused with small part original gum; black paper adhesions on reverse not affecting fine appearance. Three pairs can be accurately traced, one of which is badly cut-into. S.G. 146b, £3750. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1871-78 Watermark "TAS"9d. blue, perf 11½, an imperforate horizontal pair with margin at foot showing Current number, unused with part original gum, fine. A pair is the largest multiple recorded. Brandon Certificate (2000). S.G. 148a, £550. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1871-78 Watermark "TAS"9d. blue, perf 11½, error printed double, fine used with the doubling 1mm. to the top and right. Five examples are recorded of which this is one of the two in fine condition. One of the great Tasmanian Sideface errors. RPSV Certificate (2007). S.G. 148b, £3250. PhotoNote: This error was first recorded in "The Stamp Lover" in April 1914.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1871-78 Watermark "TAS"9d. blue, perf 12 horizontal pair imperforate between, unused with large part original gum; trivial gum loss at centre, otherwise fine. The only example recorded. R.P.S. Certificate (1934). S.G. 154a, £4000. Photoprovenance:Tommy AllenWilliam Frazer, September 2003Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1878 (Oct.) 1d. carmine, an imperforate block of twelve (4x3) with margin at left, fresh and fine unmounted mint. S.G. 156. PhotoNote: Although this imperforate error is not listed in Stanley Gibbons, its existence has been noted by collectors for many decades. One school of thought is that this could be a plate proof, however, none were discovered when the De La Rue archives were sold by Robson Lowe in the mid 1970s. This is the second largest multiple of this error recorded.provenance:Sir Gawaine Baillie, July 2005Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 2...

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1880-81 Watermark "TAS"3d. red-brown, perf 11½, an imperforate horizontal pair with margin at foot showing Current number, large part original gum, two light horizontal creases in the margin not affecting fine appearance. Rare, one of two pairs with Current number recorded. Brandon Certificate (2000). S.G. 161a, £450. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1880-81 Watermark "TAS"1d. pink, perf 12, an imperforate block of eight (4x2) with margin at right, large part original gum; light vertical crease at left and in margin at right, and a couple of minor blemishes on reverse, none of which affects appearance. The largest multiple recorded. S.G. 164a, £1600. Photoprovenance:John Bell, May 2013Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1880-81 Watermark "TAS"1d. pink, perf 12, an imperforate marginal horizontal strip of three cancelled by Hobart duplex on 24th January 1883; the right-hand stamp with repaired tear at top, otherwise fine. Only this strip and the cover in the next lot are recorded used in period. S.G. 164a, £450+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1880-81 Watermark "TAS"1d. pink, perf 12, an imperforate marginal horizontal pair tied by Hobart duplex on 1893 (4 May) envelope to New Zealand, fine. S.G. 164a. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1880-81 Watermark "TAS"1d. dull rosine, perf 12, an imperforate lower left corner block of four from the right pane, fine mint. The largest known multiples are blocks of four and two are recorded. RPSV Certificate (2008). S.G. 164ca, £750+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1880-81 Watermark "TAS"3d. red-brown, perf 12, a horizontal pair imperforate between, very fine mint. Rare, seven examples recorded, three with gum faults. B.P.A. Certificate (1988). S.G. 165a, £2250. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1880-81 Watermark "TAS"4d. chrome-yellow, perf 12, a horizontal pair printed both sides, the second impression sideways, light gum wrinkle, fine mint. Pairs are the largest recorded multiple of this error. S.G. 166ab, £3000. PhotoNote: This error was first reported by Bassett Hull in 1890 and listed by Stanley Gibbons in 1899. With nearly all examples it is difficult to distinguish the printing on the reverse with the naked eye, however, under magnification the printing is quite clear. All examples show the second impression printed sideways.Subject to 5% tax on Ham...

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1880-81 Watermark "TAS"4d. chrome-yellow with margin at top, perf 12, error printed both sides, the second impression sideways, fine mint. S.G. 166ab, £1500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1880-81 Watermark "TAS"4d. chrome-yellow, perf 12, error printed both sides, the second impression sideways, fine mint. S.G. 166ab, £1500. PhotoNote: On this stamp the impression on reverse shows a corner example in a much lighter shade, and easy to distinguish the details of the sideways second impression. This is the only example known with this impression.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1889 (Jan.) "Halfpenny" on 1d. scarlet, a complete right pane of sixty (folded and no bottom margin), R.1/2 showing "al" of "Halfpenny" reading downwards, fine mint, mounted in the selvedge only. A great rarity being the only complete pane recorded. S.G. 167/a, £2300+Note: Two printings of 500 sheets were made of this surcharge before the issue of the ½d. orange in 1891. In the second printing, the second position in the right pane had the "al" of "Halfpenny" reading downwards and was quickly corrected after a "few sheets" had been printed. This error was first repo...

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1889 (Jan.) "Halfpenny" on 1d. scarlet showing "al" of "Halfpenny" reading downwards (R.1/2), fine used. Rare, ten used examples recorded. RPSV Certificate (2006). S.G. 167a, £2000. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1891 2½d. on 9d. pale blue block of four with margin at top, surcharge double, one inverted, fine mint. Rare, the only block and largest multiple recorded. S.G. 168a, £2800+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1891 (Apr. - Aug.) perf 12 ½d. orange imperforate block of four, fresh and fine mint. This is the second largest multiple known with five recorded. S.G. 172a, £600+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1891 (Apr. - Aug.) perf 12 ½d. orange imperforate marginal horizontal pair, cancelled by Launceston duplex, fine. The only used pair in private hands recorded. There is another in the Royal Collection. S.G. 172a, unpriced. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1891 (Apr. - Aug.) perf 12 ½d. orange printed on unwatermarked paper, a lower right corner block of four, fresh and fine mint. The only examples recorded. RPSV Certificate (2010). Unlisted in Stanley Gibbons. PhotoNote: There are no contemporary reports regarding the printing of this stamp on no watermark paper and this block is the only recorded example. Plate proofs are known on unwatermarked paper, however, they are crisply printed with a high level of detail surrounding the design, unlike this block, which exhibits the same characteristics as the issued stamp. I...

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1896 perf 12 4d. bistre imperforate between stamp and margin at top, pulled perf at top otherwise fine used. Very rare, only two examples recorded. S.G. 226. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1903 (Apr.-Dec.) Watermark V over Crown9d. blue, perf 12½, error watermark sideways, fine unused with large part original gum. Rare, only seven examples recorded. S.G. 242c, under-catalogued at £350. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1903 (Apr.-Dec.) Watermark V over Crown9d. blue, perf 12½, error watermark sideways,, a fine used pair (largest recorded multiple) and a single. S.G. 242c, £480Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1906-09 Watermark Crown over A9d. blue block of four, error mixed perforations 11 and 12½, fine mint. Rare with four blocks recorded. Unlisted by Brusden White. Ceremuga Certificate (2012). S.G. 256. PhotoNote: The stamps in this block are perforated 11 all round with an additional horizontal line of perforations gauging 12½ between producing the mixed perforation error. A mixed perforation error was reported in the "Australian Philatelist" in March 1909, but not in this combination of 11 and 12½.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Pr...

(x) TasmaniaSideface Issues1906-09 Watermark Crown over A9d. blue vertical pair with margin at left, error mixed perforations 11 and 12½, fine mint. Rare. Unlisted by Brusden White. S.G. 256. PhotoNote: The stamps in this pair are perforated 11 all round with an additional horizontal line of perforations gauging 12½ between producing the mixed perforation error. A mixed perforation error was reported in the "Australian Philatelist" in March 1909, but not in this combination of 11 and 12½.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please v...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations and it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brus...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) TasmaniaPictorial IssuesIn the past, the Stanley Gibbons catalogue used to list compound and mixed perforations for the Tasmanian Pictorial series. The mixed perforations were deleted from the catalogue, probably for two reasons. Firstly, the listing was similar to compound perforations at it was decided to combine the listing. Secondly, dual listings for similar varieties/errors were confusing to the general collector. The mixed perforation errors in this auction will refer to the S.G. compound perforations, but will have more relevance and rarity when compared to the listing in the Brusd...

(x) Tasmania1904 (Dec.) 1½d. SurchargeThe S.G. note after this stamp states "Stamps with inverted surcharge or without surcharge se-tenant with stamps with normal surcharge were obtained irregularly and were not issued for postal use".The "Philatelic Journal of Great Britain" in November 1923 makes mention of a conversation that was overheard by a philatelist stating that he heard that a collector had obtained these stamps irregularly in 1920. This reference is also repeated in Brusden White at page 1/199. There is no empirical evidence to support this and this comment has just been taken as a...

(x) Tasmania1904 (Dec.) 1½d. SurchargeThe S.G. note after this stamp states "Stamps with inverted surcharge or without surcharge se-tenant with stamps with normal surcharge were obtained irregularly and were not issued for postal use".The "Philatelic Journal of Great Britain" in November 1923 makes mention of a conversation that was overheard by a philatelist stating that he heard that a collector had obtained these stamps irregularly in 1920. This reference is also repeated in Brusden White at page 1/199. There is no empirical evidence to support this and this comment has just been taken as a...

(x) Tasmania1906-09 watermark Crown over A, 1/- rose and green lower left corner block of four, error mixed perforation 11 and 12½, fine mint. The only examples recorded. RPSV Certificate (2008). Unlisted by Brusden White. S.G. 257. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaPostal Fiscals1863-64 watermark double-lined "1", imperf 10/- orange horizontal pair with margin at right, error watermark inverted and reversed, close to large margins, very fine unused without gum. S.G. F6, £3600+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaPostal Fiscals1863-64 watermark double-lined "1", perf 12 10/- orange, error imperforate between stamp and margin at left, fine unused with part original gum. The only recorded example. S.G. F16. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaPostal Fiscals1863-64 watermark double-lined "1", perf 12½ 2/6d. carmine, error showing convolvulus printing and imperforate between stamp and margin at left, fine used. Two examples recorded with another in the Tapling Collection in the British Library. S.G. F19. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaPostal Fiscals1888 watermark "TAS", 2/6d. lake strip of three with margin at left, error imperforate vertically between and between stamp and margin, some minor gum disturbance, otherwise fine unused with part to large part original gum. Two examples recorded in private hands, with another in the Royal Collection. A major rarity of the Large Dragons of Tasmania. S.G. F30a, under-catalogued at £2500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaPostal Fiscals1900 (Nov.) Overprinted "revenue"Large Dragon 2/6d. carmine showing error "revfnue", fine unused with large part original gum. Twelve examples recorded. S.G. F32a, £850. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaPostal Fiscals1900 (Nov.) Overprinted "revenue"Large Dragon 2/6d. carmine with overprint inverted, fine unused with large part original gum. Two mint examples recorded, with another two in the Royal Collection. S.G. F32b, under-catalogued at £1700. Photoprovenance:John Lancaster, September 1997Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaPostal Fiscals1900 (Nov.) Overprinted "revenue"Large Dragon 2/6d. carmine top left corner pair, error imperforate, fine unused without gum as are all known examples. Rare. S.G. F32c, £1400. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaPostal Fiscals1900 (Nov.) Overprinted "revenue"Large Dragon 2/6d. carmine, an imperforate horizontal pair, centrally cancelled by Cleveland c.d.s. dated 26 November 1900, fine. Rare, only two used pairs recorded. S.G. F32b, unpriced. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaPostal Fiscals1900 (Nov.) Overprinted "revenue"Platypus 3d. chestnut block of four with margin at right, error overprint double, one vertical, fine mint. Blocks of four are the second largest multiple known and two are recorded. S.G. F34a, £900+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaPostal Fiscals1900 (Nov.) Overprinted "revenue"Platypus, typo overprint, 1d. blue, error imperforate between stamp and margin at foot, rare with only one other piece recorded; also a vertical pair with double perforations at left, fine mint. S.G. F36. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaPostal Fiscals1900 (Nov.) Overprinted "revenue"Platypus, typo overprint, 1d. blue horizontal pair imperforate between, unused with part original gum, a few small thins, otherwise fine and of good appearance. S.G. F36a, under-catalogued at £550. PhotoNote: Although this is the catalogued error in the Stanley Gibbons catalogue, only two pairs are recorded. All other known examples are in strips of three (see following lot), with the distinction between "imperforate vertically between pair" and "imperforate vertically between" not recognised by S.G.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price...

(x) TasmaniaPostal Fiscals1900 (Nov.) Overprinted "revenue"Platypus, typo overprint, 1d. blue horizontal strip of three with margin at right, error imperforate vertically, imperforate between stamp and margin and double perforations at left, fine mint. Very rare, three strips of three are recorded in private hands, with another in the Royal Collection. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaPostal Fiscals1900 (Nov.) Overprinted "revenue"Platypus, typo overprint, 1d. blue horizontal pair with margin at left showing Control "8", error overprint inverted, the right stamp with light gum crease, fine mint. Only two blocks larger than this pair known. S.G. F36c, under-catalogued at £400. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaPostal Fiscals1900 (Nov.) Overprinted "revenue"Platypus, typo overprint, 1d. blue lower right corner block of six (2x3) with plate number, error overprint double, fine mint. A rare multiple with blocks of six being the second largest recorded. Brandon Certificate (2004). S.G. F36d, £1950+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaPostal Fiscals1900 (Nov.) Overprinted "revenue"Platypus, typo overprint, 1/- pink with overprint inverted, neatly cancelled by part Stamp Act c.d.s., two shortish perfs at top left otherwise fine. Rare, three used examples recorded, one being torn. See footnote after S.G. F39. RPSV Certificate (2014). S.G. F38. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaPostal Fiscals1900 (Nov.) Overprinted "revenue"Keyplate £1 green and yellow block of four, error overprint double, one inverted, fresh and very fine mint, the lower pair unmounted. Blocks of four are the largest multiple recorded. Brandon Certificate (2004). S.G. F39a, £1900+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) TasmaniaPostal Fiscals1900 (Nov.) Overprinted "revenue"Keyplate £1 green and yellow, error overprint double, one inverted, fine used. The only example recorded. S.G. F39a, under-catalogued at £450. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1854-61 "Woodblocks"2/- dull bluish green on pale yellow, error imperforate between stamp and margin at right, cancelled by Melbourne duplex; slight thin at left not affecting very fine appearance. The only example recorded. Ceremuga Certificate (2014). S.G. 82. PhotoNote: Although there are no published records regarding this error, it first appeared in the Purves sales in 1981and is illustrated in the "Stamps of Victoria" by Geoff Kellow, page 90.provenance:J.R.W. PurvesRod PerryRoland Geitenbeek, October 2014Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Pr...

(x) Victoria1854-61 "Woodblocks"1861 (June) Saunders paper, perf 12 Woodblock 6d. black with watermark inverted, centred to lower left, fine used. Rare, only two examples recorded. S.G. 102. Photoprovenance:J.R.W. PurvesRoland Geitenbeek, October 2014Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1857-63 Emblems1857 watermark Large Star, imperf 1d. (horizontal crease), 4d. (2) and rouletted 4d. (5 including a horizontal pair), all showing offset on reverse due to lack of sizing of the paper, all used, fine and very scarce. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1857-63 Emblems1857 Calvert, Imperforate, Watermark Large Star1d. yellow-green, error printed both sides, large margin at top and showing large portion of adjoining stamp at left, cut-into on other two sides, centrally cancelled "4" (Sandhurst), fine. The only recorded example in private hands. RPSV Certificate (1997). S.G. 41b, under-catalogued at £2750. PhotoNote: First reported in the London Philatelist in March 1896, it was listed in the Stanley Gibbons catalogue in 1923. Two used examples are recorded, with the other stamp residing in the Royal Collection. Both are cancelled...

(x) Victoria1857-63 Emblems1857 Calvert, Imperforate, Watermark Large Star4d. vermilion, error printed both sides, good margins on two sides, touched on the others, lightly cancelled, fine. The only example recorded in private hands. R.P.S. Certificate (1948). S.G. 42b, under-catalogued at £2750. PhotoNote: First reported in the London Philatelist in October 1897, it was listed in the Stanley Gibbons catalogue in 1958. Two used examples are recorded, with the other stamp residing in the Royal Collection. Illustrated in the "Stamps of Victoria" by Geoff Kellow, page 113.provenance:J.R.W. Purve...

(x) Victoria1857-63 Emblems1858 (Jan.-Apr.) Calvert, No Watermark, Rouletted 7-9 on all four sides1d. yellow-green horizontal pair imperforate between on the famous "Pack" entire addressed to Ballarat, cancelled by unclear Barred Numeral and showing Ballarat oval datestamp (year unclear) on reverse; the left stamp crossed by light vertical filing crease. Unique. RPSV Certificate (2018). S.G. 62b, unpriced. PhotoNote: Although listed by Stanley Gibbons in 1917, the entry was deleted until reinstated in 2019 with the certification of this cover. This cover is well documented by Victorian enthus...

(x) Victoria1857-63 Emblems1858 (Jan.-Apr.) Calvert, No Watermark, Rouletted 7-9 on all four sides4d. rose-pink vertical strip of three, imperforate between second and third stamps, cancelled by Barred Numeral; the top and bottom stamps with horizontal crease, neither of which affects fine appearance. Very rare with only two other examples recorded. RPSV Certificate (2012). S.G. 63c, under-catalogued at £650. PhotoNote: This error was first reported in Ewan's Weekly Stamp News in December 1902 and listed by Stanley Gibbons in 1917.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on B...

(x) Victoria1857-63 Emblems1859 (Jan.-May) Perf. 12 by Robinson1d. emerald-green vertical pair imperforate horizontally, cancelled by Barred Numeral "1", design just cut-into at foot, fine. A great Emblems rarity, with two examples recorded in private hands. Perry Certificate (2006). S.G. 76a, and much under-catalogued at £450. PhotoNote: This error was first reported in the London Philatelist in May 1918. Three used pairs are known, including one on cover which is in the Royal Collection. Illustrated in colour on Plate 8 in the "Stamps of Victoria" by Geoff Kellow.provenance:B.D. ForsterRod...

(x) Victoria1857-63 Emblems1860-63 Saunders Paper, Watermark in appropriate words1d. pale yellow-green with watermark reversed, slight thin at left otherwise fine unused with large part original brown gum. Very scarce in unused condition. S.G. 98. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1857-63 Emblems1860-63 Saunders Paper, Watermark in appropriate words1d. yellow-green with watermark error "four pence", fine used. The only example recorded in private hands. R.P.S. Certificate (1957). S.G. 98b, £10,000. PhotoNote: This error was first reported in the "Philatelic Journal of Great Britain" in January 1916 and catalogued by Stanley Gibbons the following year. This, the first stamp recorded, was bought by Ferrari and sold in 1925 to King George V and now forms part of the Royal Collection. The stamp offered here is the only example available to collectors and is on...

(x) Victoria1857-63 Emblems1860-63 De La Rue Paper, Watermark single-lined "2"2d. dull reddish lilac, error no watermark, clearly cancelled, fine. Rare, the only example recorded. Perry (2009) and RPSV (2011) Certificates. S.G. 101. Photoprovenance:Rod PerrySubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1857-63 Emblems1860-63 De La Rue Paper, Watermark single-lined "2"2d. grey-lilac, error watermark "6", cancelled by Melbourne c.d.s. of 26 October 1863, fine. Two examples recorded in private hands. RPSV Certificate (1997). S.G. 101ab, much under-catalogued at £6500. PhotoNote: This error was first published in the "Australian Philatelist" in September 1897 and listed by Stanley Gibbons in 1899. This, the first stamp recorded, was bought by Ferrari and sold in 1923 to King George V and now forms part of the Royal Collection. Two examples are recorded in private hands, this being t...

(x) Victoria1861-64 Netted CornersDe La Rue Paper1d. apple-green with error no watermark, the odd short perf, fine used. The only example recorded. S.G. 104b. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1862-64 Adapted DesignDe La Rue Paper6d. jet-black, perf 12, with strong offset on reverse, fine unused and very scarce. The normal stamp is unpriced by Stanley Gibbons. S.G. 107a. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1862-64 Adapted DesignDe La Rue Paper6d. grey-black, perf 12, imperforate between stamp and margin at top, fine unused with large part original gum. Very scarce and believed to be the only example recorded in mint condition. S.G. 104b. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1863-73 De La Rue Paper1d. yellow-green, perf 13, error no watermark, centred to foot, fine unused without gum. Scarce. S.G. 108bSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1863-73 De La Rue Paper1d. yellow-green, perf 13, showing double strike on "one", unused with part original gum, two short perfs at left, fine. Very scarce. S.G. 108b. PhotoNote: The double strike varieties are the result of the make-up of the printing plate by Robinson and is mentioned and illustrated by Kellow in the "Stamps of Victoria" on page 148. The double strike on "one" is the most prominent on the 1d. value.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1863-73 De La Rue Paper1d. bluish green, perf 13, error printed double, cancelled by large part Sandhurst c.d.s. dated 17 February 1865, fine. Rare, only two examples recorded. RPSV Certificate (2008). S.G. 108ca, under-catalogued at £1500. PhotoNote: This error was first reported in the mid 1950s before being listed by Stanley Gibbons in 1958. This famous stamp is one of the great errors of the Laureated issues and one of the two printed double errors from Victoria.provenance:J.R.W. Purves, September 1981Rod PerryNick Holness, April 2005Subject to 5% tax o...

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1863-73 De La Rue Paper2d. violet, perf 12, error double strike on "two", fine unused without gum. Rare, only two recorded examples. S.G. 109. PhotoNote: The double strike varieties are the result of the make-up of the printing plate by Robinson and is mentioned and illustrated by Kellow in the "Stamps of Victoria" on page 153. The double strike on "two" is the most prominent on the 2d. value.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1863-73 De La Rue Paper2d. violet, perf 12, error double strike on "two", used with 4d. on 1865 (6 July) entire letter to Sydney, both clearly tied by Melbourne duplex, fine. Rare, the only example on cover known to the vendor. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1863-73 De La Rue Paper4d. dull rose, perf 13, with watermark reversed, unused with large part original gum, fine. S.G. 110dNote: Although these errors are not listed by Stanley Gibbons, constant searching of mint examples by the vendor over almost twenty years has found that mint examples are generally quite rare.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1863-73 De La Rue Paper4d. deep rose, perf 12, error no watermark, centred to foot, fine unused without gum. The only example recorded by the vendor. RPSV Certificate (2004). S.G. 110. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1863-73 De La Rue Paper4d. rose, perf 12, error printed double, clearly cancelled, misperforated resulting in perfs being cut-off at right and at foot, fine. Rare, the only example recorded. RPSV Certificate (1997). S.G. 110a under-catalogued at £1500. PhotoNote: This error was first in the "Philatelic Journal of Great Britain" in October 1929 and listed by Stanley Gibbons in 1958. The second of the printed double errors from Victoria. Illustrated in the "Stamps of Victoria" by Geoff Kellow, page 162.provenance:J.R.W. PurvesRod PerryNick Holness, April 2006...

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1863-73 De La Rue Paper4d. pink, perf 12, error watermark "8", fine used. Rare, two examples recorded. One of the great watermark errors of Victoria. RPSV Certificate (2009). S.G. 110ca, £8000. PhotoNote: This error was first reported in "Vindins Philatelic Monthly" in July 1894 (this example is now believed to be lost) and it was listed by Stanley Gibbons in 1899. Two examples recorded, this being the most recent find in 2008.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions f...

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1863-73 De La Rue Paper4d. deep rose, perf 12, error "victoria" omitted, centrally cancelled "5", fine. Three examples recorded. R.P.S. Certificate (1963). Unlisted by Stanley Gibbons. S.G. 110. PhotoNote: These top and lower label errors are among the most dramatic errors of Victoria. They were caused by the break up of the make-ready during the printing on the powerful Scandinavian press. They are discussed in greater detail on page 162 in the "Stamps of Victoria" by Geoff Kellowprovenance:J.R.W. Purves, September 1981Rod PerrySubject to 5% tax on Hammer...

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1863-73 De La Rue Paper1/- blue on blue, perf 12x13, showing watermark inverted, unused with part original gum, hinge remnant, short perf at left and tiny thin not affecting fine appearance. Very scarce. S.G. 113Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1863-73 De La Rue Paper1/- blue on blue, perf 12x13, error no watermark and strong offset on reverse, fine unused without gum. A stunning error and the only example recorded by the vendor. S.G. 113. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1863-73 Emergency Printing on Perkins Bacon Paper4d. deep rose, perf 12, watermark marginal lines only (no numeral "4" watermark), sheet margin at right with part inscription, unused with large part original gum. Rare, the only mint example recorded by the vendor. S.G. 114. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1863-73 Emergency Printing on Perkins Bacon Paper4d. deep rose, perf 12, imperforate between stamp and margin at top, fine used. Rare, the only example recorded. S.G. 114. PhotoNote: This stamp is illustrated in the "Stamps of Victoria" by Geoff Kellow, page 163Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1863-73 Emergency Printing on Perkins Bacon Paper4d. deep rose, perf 12, error value omitted, centred to right, fine used. Very rare, Kellow states that perhaps six examples are known to collectors, however, the vendor has recorded less than this number. Unlisted by Stanley Gibbons. PhotoNote: These top and bottom label errors are among the most dramatic of Victoria. They were caused by the break up of the make-ready during the printing on the powerful Scandinavian press. They are discussed in greater detail on page 162 in the "Stamps of Victoria" by Geoff...

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1863-73 Emergency Printing on Perkins Bacon Paper4d. deep rose, perf 12, error value omitted, (small fault at top), used with defective Emblem 2d. on 1864 (26 Jan.) envelope from Melbourne to Ireland, both tied by light duplex and showing red ink "Not called for" and, on reverse, Belfast and arrival datestamps. The only example of this error on cover recorded. Photoprovenance:J.R.W. PurvesSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1863-73 Saunders Paper4d. rose-red, perf 13, with watermark sideways facing left, centred to foot, cancelled by Barred Numeral "173" (Daylesford), fine. Very rare, the only example recorded. RPSV Certificate (2008). S.G. 121aa, unpriced. PhotoNote: This error was first reported in "Philately from Australia" in March 1952. The certification of this stamp led to its listing in the 2010 Stanley Gibbons catalogueSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1863-73 Emergency Printing on Saunders Paper2d. grey watermarked "4", perf 13, error double strike on "two", unused without gum, pulled perf at right otherwise fine. The only unused example recorded from this emergency printing. S.G. 127. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1867-80 Watermark V over Crown, Perf. 131d. bluish green with watermark sideways facing left, untidy barred oval cancel, fine. Rare, only three examples recorded facing left. RPSV Certificate (2008). S.G. 131fa, unpriced. PhotoNote: This error was first reported in "Philately from Australia" in March 1952, although no distinction was made between the shades and direction of the watermark. The certification of this stamp led to its listing in the 2010 Stanley Gibbons catalogue. It is interesting to note that this error is not mentioned in "Stamps of Victori...

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1867-80 Watermark V over Crown, Perf. 131d. bluish green with watermark sideways facing right, centred to upper right and lightly cancelled, fine. The only example recorded facing right. RPSV Certificate (2008). S.G. 131fa, unpriced. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1867-80 Watermark V over Crown, Perf. 132d. lilac showing watermark sideways facing left, cancelled by light Barred Numeral "200" (South Yarra), centred to lower left, fine. RPSV Certificate (2008). S.G. 132ba, unpriced. PhotoNote: This error was first reported in "Philately from Australia" in March 1952. The certification of this stamp led to its listing in the 2010 Stanley Gibbons catalogue. It is interesting to record that this error is not mentioned in "Stamps of Victoria" by Geoff Kellow.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer...

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1867-80 Watermark V over Crown, Perf. 133d. yellow-orange with watermark sideways facing right, clearly cancelled, some faults but rare, being the only example recorded. RPSV Certificate (2008). S.G. 134aa, unpriced. PhotoNote: The certification of this stamp led to its listing in the 2010 Stanley Gibbons catalogue. It is interesting to record that this error is not mentioned in "Stamps of Victoria" by Geoff Kellow.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1867-80 Watermark V over Crown, Perf. 133d. dull orange with watermark sideways facing right, clearly cancelled, light corner crease at top left otherwise fine. Two other examples are recorded. RPSV Certificate (2008). S.G. 134ab, unpriced. PhotoNote: This error was first reported in the "V/Crown Watermark" monograph by J.R.W. Purves in 1958 and was listed in the 2010 Stanley Gibbons catalogue after the certification of this stamp. It is interesting to record that this error is not mentioned in "Stamps of Victoria" by Geoff Kellow.Subject to 5% tax on Hamm...

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1867-80 Watermark V over Crown, Perf. 134d. dull rose with watermark sideways facing left, fine used. Very scarce with approximately a dozen examples estimated to exist. S.G. 135a, woefully under-catalogued at £70. PhotoNote: This error was first reported in "Philately from Australia" in March 1952. It was mentioned as a note in the 1958 Stanley Gibbons catalogue before being listed in 2005. It is interesting to record that this error is not mentioned in "Stamps of Victoria" by Geoff Kellow.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s...

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1867-80 Watermark V over Crown, Perf. 136d. blue with watermark inverted, centred to upper left, fine unused with large part original gum. Very scarce. S.G. 136Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1867-80 Watermark V over Crown, Perf. 136d. blue with watermark sideways facing right, centred to left, fine used. Two examples are recorded, the other being defective. RPSV Certificate (2008). S.G. 136ab, unpriced. PhotoNote: This error was first reported in "Philately from Australia" in March 1952. The certification of this stamp led to its listing in the 2010 Stanley Gibbons catalogue. It is interesting to record that this error is not mentioned in "Stamps of Victoria" by Geoff Kellow.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Pr...

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1867-80 Watermark V over Crown, Perf. 138d. red-brown on pink with watermark sideways facing left and showing double perforations at left, fine used. Scarce, about a dozen examples are estimated to exist. A remarkable combination of errors. S.G. 137d, £400. PhotoNote: This error was first reported in the "Australian Philatelic Record" in March 1929. It was mentioned as a note in the 1958 Stanley Gibbons catalogue before being listed in 2007.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms an...

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1867-80 Watermark V over Crown, Perf. 138d. red-brown on pink with watermark sideways facing right, fine used. Very scarce. S.G. 137d, £400. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1867-80 Watermark V over Crown, Perf. 131/- light blue on blue with watermark inverted and reversed, fine unused with part original gum. Rare with only a couple of examples recorded. S.G. 138Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1867-80 Watermark V over Crown, Perf. 135/- blue on yellow with watermark reversed, fine used. Very scarce. S.G. 139a, £500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1867-70 Emergency Printing on Perkins Bacon Paper6d. dull blue on watermark double-lined "2", centred to lower left, lightly cancelled; small thins at top and pulled perf at left, otherwise fine. Arguably the most famous watermark error of Victoria. RPSV (1997) and B.P.A. (2008) Certificates. S.G. 161, £4750. PhotoNote: This error was first recorded in 1874 and was reported in the "Australian Philatelist" in September 1895, and listed in the 1899 Stanley Gibbons catalogue. Five examples are known, nearly all with minor faults, with another in the Royal coll...

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1867-70 Emergency Printing on Saunders Paper6d. dull blue on watermark single-lined "4", centred to lower right, clearly cancelled, fine. One of the finest examples known of this iconic error. R.P.S. Certificate (1938). S.G. 168, £3500. PhotoNote: This error was listed in the Stanley Gibbons catalogue in 1899. Nine examples are known, six with faults, and there is a pair in the Royal collection. Three examples have not been seen since the 1950s. This error is extensively detailed in the "Stamps of Victoria" by Geoff Kellow, page 169.provenance:J.R.W. Purves...

(x) Victoria1863-80 Laureated Issues1867-70 Emergency Printing on Saunders Paper, Watermark in words1d. pale yellow-green, error watermark "six/pence" sideways, lightly cancelled, some faults but rare. RPSV Certificate (2008). S.G. 162a, unpriced. PhotoNote: This stamp was first recorded when an example from the T.W. Hall collection was auctioned by Robson Lowe in London in 1939. It was first reported in "Philately from Australia" in March 1952 and listed by Stanley Gibbons in 2009 after the certification of this stamp.provenance:J.R.W. Purves in a 1982 collection lotSubject to 5% tax on Hamm...

(x) Victoria1860-80 used collection of Beaded Oval 4d., Netted Corners 1d. Modified 6d. and Laureated issues showing watermarks errors including inverted, reversed, inverted and reversed, double perforations and double strikes, many are scarce to rare. An ideal opportunity to expand on this collection or enhance an existing collection. No other representation of these errors has come to the market since the Purves sales. (49)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1870 De La Rue 2d. dull lilac-mauve, perf. 12, error mixed perforations 12 and 13, cancelled "16", fine. The only example recorded. RPSV Certificate (2015). Unlisted by Stanley Gibbons. S.G. 170. PhotoNote: This stamp is perforated 12 all round with an additional vertical line of perforations gauging 13 at right thereby creating this error.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1873 (June) ½d. on 1d. green, error mixed perforations 13 and 12, untidy cancellation, fine. The only example recorded. Ceremuga Certificate (2004). S.G. 174c, unpriced. PhotoNote: This stamp is perforation 13 all round with an additional vertical line of perforation gauging 12 at right thereby creating the error. It first came to the notice of collectors when the stamp was auctioned by Spink in April 2006 and was listed by Stanley Gibbons in 2014.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for...

(x) Victoria1873-87 Bell 1d. yellow-green, error mixed perforations 12 and 13, lightly cancelled by part Melbourne duplex, fine. Rare, one other example is recorded. S.G. 177c, £400. PhotoNote: This stamp is perforated 12x13 with an additional vertical perforation 12 at left thereby creating the error.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1873-87 Bell 1/- indigo-blue on blue, perf 13, with watermark sideways, cancelled by Barred Numeral "156", fine. Rare, about a dozen examples recorded. S.G. 180a, 750. PhotoNote: This error was first reported in the "Australian Philatelic Record" in July 1929 and was listed by Stanley Gibbons in 2005. Contemporary publications state that about a dozen examples exist, although only seven have been recorded to date including two in the Royal collection.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions f...

(x) Victoria1873-87 Bell 1/- pale blue on blue, perf 13, with watermark sideways, lightly cancelled, fine. The only example recorded. S.G. 180ca, £750. PhotoNote: The existence of this error in a different shade and printing from the indigo-blue was unknown to collectors until the Molnar sale of Victoria in 2012. This stamp led to its listing by Stanley Gibbons in 2016.provenance:Les Molnar, June 2012Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1876 (July) 8d. on 9d. lilac-brown on pink, error "fightpence", fine used. Rare, thirteen examples recorded with one in the Royal Collection. S.G. 191a, £600. Photoprovenance:John GartnerSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1878 Emergency printing, 2d. dull violet-mauve on green, error mixed perforations 13 and 12, fine used. The only example recorded. RPSV Certificate (2014). S.G. 199a, unpriced. PhotoNote: This stamp is perforated 13 all round with an additional vertical line of perforations gauging 12 at right thereby creating the error. This stamp was discovered in 2013 which led to its listing by Stanley Gibbons in 2016.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1880-84 Naish 4d. rose-carmine with watermark sideways, lightly cancelled, centred to upper right, fine. The only example recorded. RPSV Certificate (2008). S.G. 206aa, unpriced. PhotoNote: This error was first reported in "Philately from Australia" in March 1952. The certification of this stamp led its listing by Stanley Gibbons in 2010.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1885-95 Naish 4d. lilac error of colour, centred to lower left, unused with part original gum. The finest example recorded of this iconic error of Victoria. S.G. 300b, £12,000. PhotoNote: This error was first reported in the "London Philatelist" in August 1900 and listed by Stanley Gibbons in 1909. Seven mint examples are recorded, four of which are defective. Two pairs are known. provenance:Henry Harvey, May 1976Rod PerrySubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1885-95 Naish 4d. lilac error of colour, centred to lower left, fine used. S.G. 306b, £1700. Photoprovenance:J.R.W. PurvesRod PerrySubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1896-99 Watermark "V" over Crown, Perf. 12½½d. deep carmine-red (coarse impression) with watermark upright, a superb unmounted mint block of twenty-eight (4x7) with margin at foot, two stamps at top left with clipped perfs. Rare, the only multiple recorded. S.G. 330c, £3080. PhotoNote: Prior to the discovery of this block, mint examples of this error were considered to be very rare.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1896-99 Watermark "V" over Crown, Perf. 12½1d. brownish orange pair with watermark sideways facing right, fine used. The only multiple recorded. S.G. 332b, unpriced. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1896-99 Watermark "V" over Crown, Perf. 12½2d. violet pair with watermark sideways facing left, centred to lower left, a few split and re-enforced perfs at top, fine. The only multiple recorded. S.G. 334a, £180. PhotoNote: The watermark sideways error of the 1896 issue is much rarer than the 1899 issue of S.G. 359a and very under-catalogued.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1896-99 Watermark "V" over Crown, Perf. 12½3d. buff with watermark sideways facing left, fine used. Rare, three recorded examples. S.G. 336b, unpriced. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1896-99 Watermark "V" over Crown, Perf. 12½1/- brownish red with watermark upright, unused with part original gum, thin spot otherwise fine. Rare, the only recorded unused example. S.G. 341a, unpriced. Photoprovenance:J.R.W. PurvesSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1896-99 Watermark "V" over Crown, Perf. 12½1/- brownish red with watermark upright, fine used. Three used examples recorded. S.G. 341a, unpriced. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1899-1901 Watermark "V" over Crown, Perf. 12½½d. emerald with watermark upright, fine unused with almost full original gum. Three examples recorded. S.G. 356b, unpriced. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1899-1901 Watermark "V" over Crown, Perf. 12½1d. rosine with watermark sideways facing right, unused with large part original gum, fine. Two mint examples recorded. S.G. 357b, unpriced. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1899-1901 Watermark "V" over Crown, Perf. 12½1d. rosine pair with watermark sideways facing left and a single with watermark sideways facing right, the pair with a few minor tone spots on reverse otherwise fine used. S.G. 357b, unpricedSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1899-1901 Watermark "V" over Crown, Perf. 12½2d. violet block of four with watermark sideways facing left, fine mint. The most important mint sideways watermark piece of the later period errors. S.G. 359a, unpriced. PhotoNote: This error was first reported in "Philately from Australia" in March 1952 and listed by Stanley Gibbons in 2000. Mint examples are rare with three singles and this block the only examples recorded.provenance:J.R.W. PurvesSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buye...

(x) Victoria1899-1901 Watermark "V" over Crown, Perf. 12½2d. violet used block of twelve (6x2) with watermark sideways facing left, some re-enforced perfs, fine. The most important used sideways watermark piece of the later period errors. S.G. 359a, unpriced. PhotoNote: Two used pairs are known, with this used block being the largest multiple recorded.provenance:J.R.W. PurvesSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1899-1901 Watermark "V" over Crown, Perf. 12½3d. bistre-yellow rejoined with watermark sideways facing right, fine. Rare with about a dozen examples known, this being the only pair. S.G. 361a, unpriced. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1901-10 Watermark "V" over Crown1d. dull red (Die II), error mixed perforations 12½ and 11, lightly cancelled, a little soiled otherwise fine. Rare with only one other recorded example. Brusden White V40 states "This stamp is very rare, with probably only several examples recorded". RPSV Certificate (2010). S.G. 410a. PhotoNote: Although the compound perforation error was listed by Stanley Gibbons in 1959, it wasn't recognised as a separate mixed perforation error until its listing by Brusden White in 2004. Mixed perforations are much more difficult to acquire than their compound...

(x) Victoria1901-10 Watermark "V" over Crown1½d. brown-red on yellow, perf 12x12½, a top left corner block of six (2x3), the top pair with double perforations at left and right, unused with large part original gum, fine. S.G. 386b. PhotoNote: It appears this block was originally imperforate horizontally with single line perforations correcting the error. There are horizontal and vertical Post Office repairs to maintain the integrity of the block.provenance:Les Molnar, June 2012Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms a...

(x) Victoria1901-10 Watermark "V" over Crown1½d. maroon on yellow top left corner block of eight (4x2), the top four stamps with error mixed perforations 12½ and 11, fine mint. A great rarity of the Federal period of Victoria. RPSV Certificate (2009). S.G. 411, £5600+. PhotoNote: This block is perforated 12½ all round with an additional row of perforation 11 at top, thereby creating the error. Only two other mint singles of this error are recorded.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1901-10 Watermark "V" over Crown2/- blue on rose, perf 12x12½, with watermark sideways facing right, fresh and fine mint. The only mint example recorded. RPSV Certificate (2010). Brusden White V120aa; S.G. 395a, under-catalogued at £1200. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1901-10 Watermark "V" over Crown5/- rosine and blue, perf 12½, error imperforate between stamp and margin at foot, cancelled by "p.p./melbourne" c.d.s., small thin at lower left corner otherwise fine. Rare, two examples recorded. S.G. 398b. PhotoNote: This error was first reported in the "Australian Philatelic Record" in August 1930. At least two sheets were printed with this error, one with watermark upright, and this example with watermark inverted.provenance:J.R.W. PurvesSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please vie...

(x) Victoria1905-10 Watermark Crown over "A"½d. blue-green, perf 12x12½, a lower left corner strip of four, error imperforate between stamps and margin at foot, fine mint. The second largest multiple of this error recorded. Brusden White V22b, $4000+; S.G. 416. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1905-10 Watermark Crown over "A"½d. blue-green block of six (2x3) with margin at right, error mixed perforations 12½ and 11 and showing Post Office repair strips at left and cuts at foot of each right-hand unit, fine mint. A remarkable block showing the difficulties the postal officials had in repairing mis-perforated sheets. Brusden White V26, $300+. S.G. 446. PhotoNote: This block is perforated 11 all round with an additional vertical line perforated 12½ at right creating the mixed perforation error. Although the compound perforation error was listed by Stanley Gibbons in 1959 i...

(x) Victoria1905-10 Watermark Crown over "A"1d. rose-red, perf 11, a lower left corner strip of six with "CA" monogram, stamps two to six with double perforations, fine mint. Rare, the only "CA" monogram piece with this error. Brusden White V45b; S.G. 434. Photoprovenance:C.L. PackJohn GartnerRod PerrySubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1905-10 Watermark Crown over "A"1d. rose-red, perf 11, a lower right corner block of ten (2x5) with "JBC" monogram, error double perforations at foot, fine mint. The only "JBC" monogram piece showing this error.. RPSV Certificate (2012). Brusden White V45b. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1905-10 Watermark Crown over "A"1d. rose-red with mixed perforations 12½ and 11, fine mint. Brusden White V47; S.G. 447. PhotoNote: Whilst only catalogued at $200, only four pieces can be traced of this error; this single, a pair and a strip of three (both ex Perry and not seen since the 1990s), and the Purves sheet.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1905-10 Watermark Crown over "A"1d. rose-red, two horizontal pairs, one perf "OS", both with mixed perforations 12½ and 11, very scarce. Brusden White V47. S.G. 447Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1905-10 Watermark Crown over "A"2d. reddish violet with mixed perforations 12½ and 11, fine used. Rare, only three recorded examples. RPSV Certificate (2013). Unlisted in Brusden White; S.G. 448. PhotoNote: This stamp is perforated 12½ all round with an additional horizontal line of perforation 11 at top creating the mixed perforations error. It was listed in the 1959 Stanley Gibbons catalogue as a compound perforation variety.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1905-10 Watermark Crown over "A"3d. ochre, a lower left corner vertical strip of five showing mixed perforations 12½ and 11 affecting all the stamps, fine mint. The most important mixed perforation piece from the 1905 issue. Brusden White V85, $5,000+; S.G. 449a, £3250+. PhotoNote: This strip is perforated 12½ all round with an additional vertical line perforated 11 at left creating the mixed perforations error. The original block contained seven stamps showing the mixed perforations. It has been broken down in to three pieces of which this is the largest multiple known. Although...

(x) Victoria1912 watermark "V" over Crown, 1d. rose-carmine lower left corner block of four with "CA" monogram showing watermark sideways, fresh and fine mint. Rare, two "CA" monogram pieces recorded. Brusden White V52aa, $2000 as a strip of three; S.G. 458a. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Victoria1873-1912 mint and used collection with double perforations and watermark errors including reversed, sideways and upright, and in the Federal period a number in mint multiples and some not listed by Brusden White. A wonderful opportunity for the specialist to expand with viewing recommended. (78)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western AustraliaNote: The following imperforate watermark errors, lots 215 to 228, are not listed in the Stanley Gibbons catalogue. Collectors are referred to The Philatelic Collection of the Western Australian Museum by Brian Pope at page 68 for an illustrative listing of the watermark orientations of the stamps of Western Australia. See note in Stanley Gibbons after S.G. 32.1854-55 Issue4d. pale blue, error watermark sideways facing left and reversed, good to large margins, very fine unused. S.G. 3, £375. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium....

(x) Western AustraliaNote: The following imperforate watermark errors are not listed in the Stanley Gibbons catalogue. Collectors are referred to The Philatelic Collection of the Western Australian Museum by Brian Pope at page 68 for an illustrative listing of the watermark orientations of the stamps of Western Australia1854-55 Issue1/- pale brown, error watermark sideways facing left and reversed, close to good margins, fine unused. S.G. 4c, £500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers...

(x) Western AustraliaNote: The following imperforate watermark errors are not listed in the Stanley Gibbons catalogue. Collectors are referred to The Philatelic Collection of the Western Australian Museum by Brian Pope at page 68 for an illustrative listing of the watermark orientations of the stamps of Western Australia1854-55 Issue1/- pale brown, error watermark sideways facing right and reversed, small to good margins, fine unused. S.G. 4c, £500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyer...

(x) Western AustraliaNote: The following imperforate watermark errors are not listed in the Stanley Gibbons catalogue. Collectors are referred to The Philatelic Collection of the Western Australian Museum by Brian Pope at page 68 for an illustrative listing of the watermark orientations of the stamps of Western Australia1857-59 Issue2d. brown-black on red, error printed both sides, the second printing upright, margins close or touching, unused. RPSV Certificate (2011). S.G. 15a, under-catalogued at £11,000. PhotoNote: This stamp is a great rarity in unused condition with only one other badly...

(x) Western AustraliaNote: The following imperforate watermark errors are not listed in the Stanley Gibbons catalogue. Collectors are referred to The Philatelic Collection of the Western Australian Museum by Brian Pope at page 68 for an illustrative listing of the watermark orientations of the stamps of Western Australia1857-59 Issue2d. brown-black on red, error printed both sides, the second printing upright, margins close to touching, fine used. S.G. 15a, £850. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Condit...

(x) Western AustraliaNote: The following imperforate watermark errors are not listed in the Stanley Gibbons catalogue. Collectors are referred to The Philatelic Collection of the Western Australian Museum by Brian Pope at page 68 for an illustrative listing of the watermark orientations of the stamps of Western Australia1857-59 Issue2d. brown-black on Indian red, error watermark sideways facing right and reversed, clear to good margins, cancelled by void obliterator, fine. S.G. 16, £850. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information ple...

(x) Western AustraliaNote: The following imperforate watermark errors are not listed in the Stanley Gibbons catalogue. Collectors are referred to The Philatelic Collection of the Western Australian Museum by Brian Pope at page 68 for an illustrative listing of the watermark orientations of the stamps of Western Australia1857-59 Issue2d. brown-black on Indian red, error printed both sides, the second printing upright, margins close to touching, fine used. S.G. 16a, £900. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and...

(x) Western AustraliaNote: The following imperforate watermark errors are not listed in the Stanley Gibbons catalogue. Collectors are referred to The Philatelic Collection of the Western Australian Museum by Brian Pope at page 68 for an illustrative listing of the watermark orientations of the stamps of Western Australia1857-59 Issue2d. brown-black on Indian red, error printed both sides, the second printing inverted, margins close to touching, fine used. Scarce. S.G. 16a, £900. PhotoNote: Early colonial collectors were aware of the printed both sides error and it was first recorded in the "P...

(x) Western AustraliaNote: The following imperforate watermark errors are not listed in the Stanley Gibbons catalogue. Collectors are referred to The Philatelic Collection of the Western Australian Museum by Brian Pope at page 68 for an illustrative listing of the watermark orientations of the stamps of Western Australia1857-59 Issue6d. grey-black, error watermark sideways facing left and reversed, margins close to touching, fine used. S.G. 23, £550. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buye...

(x) Western AustraliaNote: The following imperforate watermark errors are not listed in the Stanley Gibbons catalogue. Collectors are referred to The Philatelic Collection of the Western Australian Museum by Brian Pope at page 68 for an illustrative listing of the watermark orientations of the stamps of Western Australia1857-59 Issue6d. grey-black, error watermark sideways facing right and reversed, close to large margins, fine used. S.G. 23, £550. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers...

(x) Western Australia1860-64 IssueImperforate2d. orange-vermilion, error watermark upright and inverted, small to good margins, fine unused. The only unused example recorded. RPSV Certificate (2004). S.G. 25a, unpriced. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1860-64 IssueImperforate2d. orange-vermilion, error watermark upright and inverted, close to good margins, fine used. Rare, only two used examples recorded. S.G. 25a, unpriced. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1860-64 IssueImperforate4d. blue horizontal pair showing fine offset on reverse, close to large margins, fine unused. A very scarce error with pairs the largest known multiple, of which three are recorded. R.P.S. Certificate (2004). S.G. 26, £700+. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1860-64 IssueImperforate4d. blue, error watermark sideways, small to good margins, fine unused. S.G. 26a, £800. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1861 IssueA used selection of watermark errors comprising intermediate perf 14 to 16 2d. and 6d. with watermark sideways facing right and reversed and 6d. with watermark sideways facing left and reversed; perf 14 at Somerset House 2d. and 4d. with watermark sideways facing left and reversed and 2d. with watermark sideways facing right and reversed; perf 14-16 clean-cut 2d. and 6d. with watermark sideways facing left and reversed, 2d. and 1/- with watermark sideways facing right and reversed; and perf 14 to 16 1d. with watermark sideways facing left and reversed. A generall...

(x) Western Australia1861 IssueIntermediate Perf. 14-161d. rose with watermark sideways facing right and reversed, fine unused with part original gum. Rare. S.G. 33, £750 for normal. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1861 IssueIntermediate Perf. 14-164d. vermilion with watermark sideways facing right and reversed, fine unused. S.G. 35, £1900 for normal. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1861 IssueIntermediate Perf. 14-161/- yellow-green with watermark upright, lightly cancelled, straight-edge at foot otherwise fine. A great rarity. S.G. 37. PhotoNote: Although recorded by the Western Australia Study Group, this error is not listed in the Stanley Gibbons catalogue.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1861 IssuePerf. 14 at Somerset House1d. rose with watermark sideways facing left, unused without gum, and 1d. rose and 4d. vermilion with watermark sideways facing right, both with small part original gum, some minor blemishes otherwise fine. S.G. 38, 40, £1225+ as normals. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1861 IssueClean-cut Perf. 14 to 166d. purple-brown with watermark sideways facing left and reversed, fine unused without gum. Unlisted by Stanley Gibbons. S.G. 42, £550 for normal. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1861 IssueClean-cut Perf. 14 to 166d. purple-brown with watermark sideways facing right and reversed, fine unused. Unlisted by Stanley Gibbons. S.G. 42, £550 for normal. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1861 IssueClean-cut Perf. 14-161/- yellow-green with watermark upright and reversed, fine unused with part original gum. Unlisted by Stanley Gibbons in this variant. S.G. 43a, £1400 for normal watermark upright. PhotoNote: This stamp and the example in the following lot are the only two examples recorded by the vendor.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1861 IssueClean-cut Perf. 14-161/- yellow-green with watermark upright and reversed, unused without gum, fine. S.G. 43a, £1400 for normal upright watermark. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1861 IssueClean-cut Perf. 14-161/- yellow-green, two examples, one with watermark upright, the other (small thin at top) with watermark upright and reversed, both clearly cancelled, the latter not listed by Stanley Gibbons and the only used example recorded. S.G. 43a. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1861 IssuePerf. 14-16 very rough1d. rose-carmine with watermark sideways facing left, very fine unused without gum. Unlisted by Stanley Gibbons. S.G. 44, £350 for normal. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1864-81 range of CC watermark errors, generally used but with some mint, comprising 1864-76 1d. bistre pair, 1d. yellow-ochre (2), 3d. yellow (4), 4d. (2), 6d. violet (2), 6d. lilac, 1/- bright green (2) and 1/- sage-green, 1874 1d. on 2d. and 1876-81 1d. yellow-ochre (4, one mint), 2d. (5, one mint), 4d., 6d. lilac (3, one mint) and 6d. reddish lilac (3), condition generally fine. There are errors in this range which are either unpriced or unlisted by Stanley Gibbons. An ideal opportunity for the student. (33)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Bu...

(x) Western Australia1864-79 Watermark Crown CCA mint selection with watermark reversed comprising 1d. sideways facing left and right (2, one reversed), 2d. (no gum), 4d., 6d. violet and 1/- bright green (perfs trimmed off at foot), generally fine. A rare assembly and the opportunity to acquire the full set. S.G. 52x, 55x, 56x, 57x and unlisted 1/-; £1045+Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1864-79 Watermark Crown CC2d. yellow, 4d. carmine and 6d. violet with watermark inverted, all with part original gum, fine. S.G. 55w, 56w, 57w; £775 plus unpriced 6d. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1864-79 Watermark Crown CC2d. yellow, 4d. carmine and 6d. lilac with watermark inverted and reversed, all with part original gum, fine. S.G. 55y, 56y, 59y; £725 plus unpriced 4d. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1864-79 Watermark Crown CC2d. yellow error of colour, printed in mauve, fine mint. A very good example of this iconic error of the Australian Colonies. S.G. 55b, £22,000. PhotoNote: In early 1879, the Postmaster at Albany considered it necessary to apologise to Stanley Gibbons for having to charge 6d. a stamp for a block of 60 of the 2d. value printed in mauve. Instead of being printed in yellow, the colour of the 2d. stamp, this block was printed in mauve, the colour of the 6d.Thus, one of the most significant errors of the Australian Colonies came on to the market where...

(x) Western Australia1864-79 Watermark Crown CC4d. carmine, error printed double, fine unused with part original gum. Nine examples recorded in private hands of which two are defective. This is considered the finest available. An iconic error of Western Australia philately. B.P.A. Certificate (2007). S.G. 56a, £30,000. PhotoNote: Given its status as one of the great errors of Western Australia, it is surprising how little has been written on the 4d. double print. There was no announcement of its discovery, although the H.L. White collection has an example which was bequeathed to the NSW State...

(x) Western Australia1864-79 Watermark Crown CC6d. violet with watermark sideways facing right, fine mint. RPSV Certificate (2010). S.G. 57b, £850. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1864-79 Watermark Crown CC6d. violet with watermark sideways facing right, fine unused with part original gum. S.G. 57b, £850. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1864-79 Watermark Crown CC6d. violet, two examples with watermark sideways facing right, and left, fine used. S.G. 57b, £650. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1874 (Dec.) "one penny" on 2d. yellow, error surcharge triple, some clipped perfs at top right otherwise fine used. RPSV Certificate (2005). S.G. 67b, £7500. PhotoNote: Eleven examples are recorded in private hands with examples in the Royal and White collections. Three other stamps are known with the official puncture.provenance:Cecil Walkley, April 2005Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1876-81 Watermark Crown CC1d. yellow-ochre horizontal pair, error imperforate between stamp and margin at left, fine used. The only recorded example. S.G. 70. PhotoNote: The Perkins Bacon issues of Western Australia have produced only three imperforate errors. There is a 2d. imperforate between pair (S.G. 41a) which has not been since the Pack sales of 1944., this pair and a 1d. carmine-pink (S.G.103) imperforate between stamp and margin at foot. This pair represents an opportunity to acquire one of the great rarities of Western Australia.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price...

(x) Western Australia1876-81 Watermark Crown CC4d. carmine with watermark sideways facing left and reversed, fine mint. Unlisted in Stanley Gibbons. S.G. 74, £650 as normal. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1876-81 Watermark Crown CC4d. carmine with watermark upright, very lightly cancelled, fine. The only example recorded. RPSV Certificate (2016). S.G. 74a, unpriced. PhotoNote: Discovered in 2016, the certification of this stamp led to its listing in the 2018 Stanley Gibbons catalogue.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1876-81 Watermark Crown CC6d. lilac with watermark upright and inverted, fine unused with part original gum. Unlisted in Stanley Gibbons in this orientation. S.G. 75b, £750 for normal. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1882-85 CA used selection of watermark errors comprising perf 14 1d. (2), 2d. (2), 4d. (2) and 6d. lilac, perf 12 2d., 4d. and 6d., condition generally fine with some not listed by Stanley Gibbons; also perf 14 4d. mint with double perforations at foot. (11)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1885-93 CA ½d., 1d., 2d., 2½d. and 6d., all with watermark sideways facing left, fine used. A very difficult assembly. S.G. 94w-100w, £570Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1893 (Feb.) "one penny" on 3d. cinnamon, error surcharge double, unused with part original gum showing the green surcharge ink smeared all over the reverse. The only recorded example. B.P.A. Certificate (2007). S.G. 108a, under-catalogued at £2000. PhotoNote: Although listed by Stanley Gibbons in 1917, there are no contemporary reports on the discovery of this error until an article in "Philately from Australia" in March 1949. The most famous error of the De La Rue series.provenance:Mike BrachiLord Vestey, May 2015Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT o...

(x) Western Australia1893 (Feb.) "one penny" on 3d. cinnamon, error surcharge omitted in a vertical pair, unused with large part original gum, perfs trimmed at top and at foot. Although difficult to conclusively confirm as an error, all the other recorded examples exhibit the same characteristics. Unlisted by Stanley Gibbons. S.G. 108. PhotoNote: This error was first recorded in the "Australian Philatelist" in June 1913. Two examples are recorded of this error in mint condition, whilst the Royal collection has a pair used on piece.provenance:Cecil Walkley, April 2005Subject to 5% tax on Hamme...

(x) Western Australia1895 (Nov.) "Half-penny" on cinnamon vertical pair with surcharge double, fine unused with part original gum. B.P.A. Certificate (1935). S.G. 110ab, £4000. PhotoNote: This error was first recorded in the "London Philatelist" in February 1896 and listed by Stanley Gibbons in 1919. Although a pane of 60 was discovered, most examples still exist in large blocks, hence the reason for so few examples appearing in the market place.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1898-1907 watermark W Crown A, 1d. pair, 2d., 6d. and 1/-, all with watermark inverted, fine used. The 1d. pair is the only multiple recorded. S.G. 112w, 113w, 115w, 116w; £930Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1898-1907 watermark W Crown A, 2d. yellow with watermark inverted, slight bend, unused with part original gum. Rare, only two unused examples recorded. S.G. 113w, unpriced. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1902-11 Watermark V over CrownPerf. 12½1d. carmine-rose lower left corner pair with all perforations double except at top, margins on both sides trimmed right down, fine mint. A remarkably visual error. Unlisted in Brusden White. S.G. 117. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1902-11 Watermark V over CrownPerf. 12½4d. chestnut with watermark upright and inverted, centred to lower left, fine unused with part original gum. Rare, four examples recorded with another in the Royal collection. RPSV Certificate (2013). S.G. 119a, under-catalogued at £600. PhotoNote: This error was known to collectors in the early 1920s and was noted in the Stanley Gibbons catalogue in 1928 before being listed in 1984.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1902-11 Watermark V over CrownPerf. 12½4d. chestnut with watermark upright and inverted, fine used. Two used examples recorded. Unlisted by Brusden White. RPSV Certificate (2010). S.G. 119a, under-catalogued at £600. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1902-11 Watermark V over CrownPerf. 12½2/- brownish red on yellow, single line perf 12.2 x 12.4, error watermark sideways, centred to lower left, fine unused with large part original gum. Two mint examples recorded. Brusden White W59aa, $500. S.G. 124a var. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1902-11 Watermark V over CrownPerf. 12½2/- brownish red on yellow, single line perf 12.4, error watermark sideways, centred to upper right, fine unused with part original gum. Two mint examples recorded. Brusden White W59aa, unpriced mint and $500 used. S.G. 124a var. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1902-11 Watermark V over CrownPerf. 12½2/- orange on yellow, perf 12.2 x 12.4, error watermark sideways, fine unused with large part original gum. Rare, two mint examples recorded. Unlisted by Stanley Gibbons and Brusden White in this shade. B.P.A. Certificate (1995) for the common shade. S.G. 124c. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1902-11 Watermark V over CrownPerf. 112d. yellow with watermark upright and inverted, fine used. Not listed by Brusden White, with around eight examples recorded of the upright error. S.G. 130a, £500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1902-11 Watermark V over CrownMixed PerfsThe Stanley Gibbons catalogue up until the mid 1980s used to separate the listings of compound perforations and mixed perforation errors. Probably to not confuse collectors, these two variants were combined into one listing. However, the mixed perforation errors are much rarer, and these variants are listed separately in Brusden White.1d. carmine-rose, error mixed perforations comb perf 12.4 x 12.2 and single line perf 11, fine used. The only example recorded in private hands. RPSV Certificate (2017). Brusden White W10, unpriced; S...

(x) Western Australia1902-11 Watermark V over CrownMixed PerfsThe Stanley Gibbons catalogue up until the mid 1980s used to separate the listings of compound perforations and mixed perforation errors. Probably to not confuse collectors, these two variants were combined into one listing. However, the mixed perforation errors are much rarer, and these variants are listed separately in Brusden White.1d. carmine-rose horizontal pair, error mixed perforations comb perf 12.4 x 11, fine used. The only recorded example. Unlisted by Brusden White in this variant. S.G. 135. PhotoNote: This pair is perfor...

(x) Western Australia1902-11 Watermark V over CrownMixed PerfsThe Stanley Gibbons catalogue up until the mid 1980s used to separate the listings of compound perforations and mixed perforation errors. Probably to not confuse collectors, these two variants were combined into one listing. However, the mixed perforation errors are much rarer, and these variants are listed separately in Brusden White.2d. yellow, error mixed perforations comb perf 12.4 x 11, fine used. The only recorded example. Unlisted by Brusden White in this variant. RPSV Certificate (2014). S.G. 136. PhotoNote: This stamp is p...

(x) Western Australia1905-12 Watermark Crown over double-lined APerf. 12½½d. green, error imperforate between stamp and margin at foot, fine unused with large part original gum. Rare, three mint examples are recorded of which one is defective. Brusden White W4b; S.G. 138. PhotoNote: Although there are no contemporary reports of this error, early collectors were aware of its existence with three used examples in the Bromfield collection, which was bequeathed to the Western Australia Museum in 1963. The only imperforate between stamp and margin error of the Federal period of Western Australia....

(x) Western Australia1905-12 Watermark Crown over double-lined APerf. 12½2d. yellow with watermark upright, fine used. Brusden White W22aa; S.G. 140a, £350. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1905-12 Watermark Crown over double-lined APerf. 12½2d. yellow with watermark upright and inverted, fine used. Rare, only four examples recorded. Unlisted by Brusden White. S.G. 140a var. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1905-12 Watermark Crown over double-lined APerf. 12½8d. apple-green with watermark upright, fine used. Rare, two examples recorded. Unlisted by Brusden White. RPSV Certificate (2016). S.G. 144a, unpriced. PhotoNote: The Western Australia Study Group reported this error in 2010. This stamp was discovered in 2015 and led to its listing in the 2018 Stanley Gibbons catalogue.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1905-12 Watermark Crown over double-lined APerf. 12½9d. orange-yellow with watermark reversed, fine cancelled to order at Perth. Rare, only two examples recorded. Brusden White W50aa, $500. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1905-12 Watermark Crown over double-lined APerf. 111d. rose-pink marginal block of eight (4x2) with watermark upright, fresh and fine unmounted mint. S.G. 151b, £720Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1905-12 Watermark Crown over double-lined APerf. 119d. yellow-orange with watermark upright, some minor ink adhesions on reverse otherwise fresh and fine unmounted mint. Very rare, only two examples recorded in mint condition. Ceremuga Certificate (2009). Brusden White W52d and S.G. 157b, both unpriced. PhotoNote: This error was known to collectors in the mid 1910s where examples were acquired by H.L. White and Bromfield. It was listed by Stanley Gibbons in 1990. Only two mint examples are known from a pair discovered and divided in 2009.Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price...

(x) Western Australia1905-12 Watermark Crown over double-lined APerf. 119d. yellow-orange with watermark upright and inverted, fine used. Unlisted by Brusden White. S.G. 157b, £900 for upright only. PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1905-12 Watermark Crown over double-lined AMixed Perfs1d. rose-pink block of four with margin at top, error mixed perforations comb perf 12.4 x 12.2 and single line 11 and watermark sideways, some perf re-inforcement, fine mint. Unlisted by Brusden White and the only mint examples recorded of the mixed perforations error of any value from Western Australia. A major rarity. RPSV Certificate (2017). S.G. 161, £6000+. PhotoNote: This block is comb perf 12.4 x 12.2 on all four sides with additional vertical perforations at the right of each stamp gauging 11, thereby creating...

(x) Western Australia1905-12 Watermark Crown over double-lined AMixed Perfs1d. rose-pink, watermark upright, with mixed perforations comb perf 12.4 x 12.2 and single line 11, fine used at Kalgoorlie. Rare, only three examples recorded, one perforated "OS". Unlisted by Brusden White. RPSV Certificate (2008). S.G. 161, under-catalogued at £500 PhotoSubject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view Terms and Conditions for Buyers.

(x) Western Australia1912 "one penny" on 2d. yellow horizontal pair with margin at right, error surcharge double, one inverted, fine mint. Unlisted in Brusden White and Stanley Gibbons. RPSV Certificate (2013). PhotoNote: The existence of this error was unknown to collectors until this pair was auctioned in 2013.The second inverted surcharge is at the top of the stamps and is very lightly inked. The inverted surcharge extends into the margin at right. A further strip of three which adjoins this pair is also known, with these two pieces being the only recorded examples.Subject to 5% tax on Ham...

(x) Western AustraliaThe balance of the Federal period errors comprising 1902-11 perf 12½ 1d. and 2d. mint with watermark upright, 2d. mint with watermark upright and inverted, and 2/- used with watermark sideways; 1905-12 perf 12½ ½d. used and 9d. mint with double perforations, 1d. used pair with watermark reversed and 1d. used with large part offset on reverse; and 1912 1d. on 2d. mint block of six (2x3) with double perforations at foot between stamps and margin. A scarce lot. (15)Subject to 5% tax on Hammer Price in addition to 20% VAT on Buyer’s Premium. For more information please view T...