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Lot No. 1034

Auction No. 27
Category Collections
    Western Australia
      States and Territories
Est. $3500
Status SOLD $3500



Revenues 1917-1965 Burns, Philp & Company 382 page Salary & wages record ledger with entries covering 16 employees complete with duty stamps & hospital tax stamps. There are over 1500 duty stamps with vals to 1/- & over 450 hospital stamps with vals to 5/-. There is also an excellent array of 1d, 2d & 3d duty stamps from a range of printings, excellent for research into shades, perforations & varieties. Hospital issues incl 1½d (69), 3d (65), 6d (34), 1/- (78), 2/- (152) & 6/- (58). All useful for shades & varieties. An extremely clean & worthwhile lot in good cond. Elsmore's total cat. val for hospital stamps is $6500+ Because of the complexity of cataloguing the low value duty stamps we have not attempted to calculate the catalogue value but needless to say, we estimate it to be $3500 to $5000+. A lovely lot with many fine pages suitable for exhibit. Should this lot not sell, it will be divided into these 5 smaller lots as below.


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