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Lot No. 1089

Auction No. 30
Category Stamps & Postal History
    Western Australia
      States and Territories
Est. $5000
Status SOLD $3600



1905/12 5d olive-bistre swan, Crown/A wmk with compound perfs 12.4 x 11 x 12.4 x 12.4 being the right hand stamp of a Single line 12.4 pair. A pair is noted in 1915 & 1947 literature. The only known single was acquired at a Sydney auction in 2015 for $6900 being the same stamp auctioned in Melbourne in 2018 with an estimate of $6000. This pair is cancelled with Registered ovals & in VFU condition. Note 4 of ACSC W42 records a pair auctioned in 1947. This is possibly that pair ex Tom Glee. (see front cover)


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