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Lot No. 106

Auction No. 33
Category Frank Stamps
    Western Australia
      States and Territories
Est. $1200
Status SOLD $1200



Frank Stamps mounted on Hagner sheets in the "Frank & Free Hans Karman" 4 ring reference book so the actual examples correspond with the printed text in the WA section of the catalogue. Contains a total of 64 mostly different frank stamps on piece plus 14 covers. Frank stamps rated "R" (rare) by Karman & included are Aborigines Department W100.1, Agricultural Bank W110.1, Department of Agriculture W115.1, Official Receiver of Bankruptcy W135.2, Royal Celebrations W145.1, Charitable Institution Department W150.1, Perth Local Court W160.1, Registrar of Supreme Court W165.1, HM Customs Western Australia W170.1, Education Department W175.2 in both red ink & blue inks (2), AWD W175.3 printed frank stamps in black ink Education department W175.4 & W175.5 plus Electoral Western Australia W180.1 in violet, black & blue (3) & Engineer-in-Chief's Office W185.1. Also Government Geologist W215.1 in blue & violet inks (2), Governor of Western Australia W220.1, W220.2 & W220.3 (3), Central Board of Health W230.1, Land Titles Department W260.3, Lands & Survey Department W265.6, The Museum W385.1, Perth Observatory W390.1, Police Department W395.1 ADI W 395.2 Finally, Premiers Department W420.1, Railway Department W435.1 (red), W 435.4 & W435.6, Colonial Secretaries Office W460.1, Private Secretaries Office W461.6, Sheriff's Office W475.1, Inspecting Surveyor W485.1, Treasury W500.1, Woods & Forests Department W530.1 & Public Works Department W540.5. Majority good to very fine & far better than average. An excellent opportunity to obtain such a group & ideal as a basis for a new collecting field! (78 plus catalogue/album)