Australasian Philatelic Traders' Association   The Philatelic Traders Society
Internet Philatelic Dealers Association   Western Australia Owned
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Lot No. 419

Auction No. 23
Category Australia
    Collections, Accumulations and Selections
Est. $100
Status SOLD $360



Specimens 1966-1982 decimals with various ''CANCELLED'', "SPECIMEN ONLY" or "CANCELLED SPECIMEN ONLY" handstamps as used by P.O. Training Schools. Incls 4c & 5c QEII half sheets of 50 both with "SPECIMEN ONLY", the first in purple & the latter in pinkish-red & a complete sheet of 100 with "CANCELLED" in purple. "SPECIMEN ONLY" on 8c fish, 9c crabs (both blocks of 20) & 10c Anemone Fish (block of 18), 15c Galah (block of 20), 6c, 13c, 15c & 30c flowers & 25c wool all in blocks of 10. Also "CANCELLED SPECIMEN ONLY" in mauve on $4 Navigator pair, 4c Stinger (block of 16), 6c, 7c, 8c & 9c Rhodolite (range from blocks of 10 to 15), 12c & 24c rehabilitation (blocks of 10), 70c Barrier Reef & 85c Ayers Rock (blocks of 8) & 27c Tree Frog in 2 sheets of 100. Lastly 2 half sheets of 33c Sea-dragon with "CANCELLED" in pinkish red. Presented in Mint Sheet folder. A great lot for the Specimen specialist! (740+)