Below you'll find a list of all items that have been categorized as “Australian Colonies / States”
1888 Centenary of NSW. A simplified set of 11. Selected mint lightly hinged.
1885-95 Stamp Duty 5/- green and violet OS overprint (7mm spacing). Special printing for presentation/collectors sets. Cancelled-to-order.
DIADEM colour trial -“golden yellow”. Perkins Bacon colour trial with void corners, printed on vertically laid paper. Manuscript SPECIMEN overprint in black. Most attractive and rare.
DIADEM colour trial -“chocolate brown”. Perkins Bacon colour trial with void corners, printed on vertically laid paper. Manuscript SPECIMEN overprint in black. Most attractive and rare.
Later printed DIADEM DIE PROOF. Type E in black on wove paper. Very fine.
2d orange OS overprint. Wmk crown SA (close), perf 10. Mint unhinged.
2d orange OS overprint. Wmk crown SA (close), perf 10. Mint lightly hinged.
A group of 6 horizontal pairs of the 1896 5d issue. Imperforate and on gummed, unwatermarked paper. Very fine mint unhinged.
1895 1½d stamp issue. A group of 5 imperforate horizontal pairs printed on gummed, unwatermarked paper. Very fine mint unhinged.
4d violet block of 4 printed on gummed, unwatermarked paper. Mint unhinged.
POLICE. P in black, 2d perf 10 ,crown/SA wmk. Fine used.
POLICE. P in black, 2d rouletted, crown/SA wmk. Fine used.
2d imperforate yellow orange horizontal pair, printed on gummed, unwatermarked paper. Mint unhinged.
1d deep red brown, imperforate on unwatermarked paper. A vertical pair with a couple of ironed out vertical creases.
2d brown (uncatalogued by SG) Revenue overprint, with “missing value”. Mint.
1929 Platypus STAMP DUTY 1d blue, no wmk, perf 11 horizontal pair, IMPERFORATE between stamps and upper margin. Mint unhinged, extra fine. Ceremuga Certificate.
A simplified set of 5 representing the TYPO printings.Fine mint hinged.
A part set of SPECIMEN overprints. Mint hinged. (5 stamps).
A group of 11 imperforate plate proofs in various colours, prepared on crown over cc watermarked paper. Very fine.
1/- surcharge on £1 Tablet, mint unhinged.
10/- orange reprint with no Wmk, overprinted REVENUE
and additional 5d surcharge, lightly hinged mint.
1901 ” POSTAGE” ISSUES. A short set of 5/- (16 stamps). All very fine mint hinged.
Australia’s first COIL STAMPS. 1d QV block of 9 (perf 12½), 1d QV block of 12 (perf 11).
INTERNAL REVENUE SWAN 10/- purple, CA/crown wmk. Mint hinged with light crease in lower corner. CEREMUGA Certificate. SCARCE.
INTERNAL REVENUE SWAN £1 purple, CA/crown wmk. Mint hinged with part original gum. CEREMUGA Certificate. SCARCE.
INTERNAL REVENUE ‘ONE PENNY’ overprint on 3d lilac swan. CEREMUGA certificate. Full original gum, very fine lightly hinged. Rare stamp.
2/6 dull purple, Wmk CA over crown, fine postally used example, scarce.
5/- dull purple, Wmk CA over crown, fine mint lightly hinged,
10/- dull purple, Wmk CA over crown, fine mint lightly hinged, rare high denomination.
3/- dull purple Wmk “W crown A”, mint lightly hinged.
3/- dull purple, Wmk “W crown A”, mint unhinged.
5/- Coolgardie CAMEL Mail, fine used (no gum).
5/- Internal Revenue, crown over CA Wmk. Fine used.
2/6 Internal Revenue, W crown A Wmk, fine used.
Boyd’s Coolgardie Cycle mail, set of 2, fine with usual part-gum.
Boyd’s Coolgardie Cycle Express set of 2. Fine and unused. (No gum).
Boyd’s Coolgardie Cycle Express set of 2. Fine mint and part original gum.
1896 Coolgardie “CAMEL” mail set of 3. Unused (no gum).
1896 Coolgardie “CAMEL” mail set of 3. Fine mint with large part original gum.
1896 Coolgardie “CAMEL” mail set of 3. Mint, small part original gum.
QV 1d dark green. A horizontal pair in magnificent condition with both stamps having 4 margins. Very neatly cancelled.
vertical pair in pristine condition. Showing 4 generous margins, barred numeral ’64’ of Hobart. DAVID BRANDON Certificate #37566.
1854 1d black swan. Fine used.
1d black Imperforate with four margins, unused(no gum) with Ceremuga Certificate, very fine.
1d black, imperforate “four margins” with scarce “red” cancellation.
1854 1d black swan. Variety: RE-ENTRY – DOUBLE TAILED SWAN. Very fine used.
1854 1d black swan. Variety: RE-ENTRY TO “WESTERN”. Very fine used.
1d carmine plate I, no clouds, fine used pair, nice clear margins, rare.
1850 1d carmine, plate 1 (NO CLOUDS). A fine vertical pair (posn. 2 and 7), a light surface scuff at right on upper stamp.
1860 QV 2d blue with 4 clear margins. A stunning used example. Originally on a multiple franking cut-out (see Ceremuga Certificate). Choice.
1860 QV 2d blue. A very fine used example with crisp numeral 85 cancel. Originally on a multiple franking cut-out (see Ceremuga Certificate.) Extra fine.
2d rose carmine, a choice used horizontal pair, superb.
1885 2d rose carmine. Mounted mint with original gum, 4 margins. Ceremuga Certificate. Without faults.
1855 (London printing). 2d rose-carmine. 4 generous margins, very fine used.
2d rose-carmine. A very fine 4 margin example. Mint, original gum. CEREMUGA CERTIFICATE.
1874 QV 1d green overprinted OS (type 1). CEREMUGA CERTIFICATE. Fine used.
1874 QV 1d deep yellow-green OS overprint. Large star wmk, perf 11½ x 10. CEREMUGA CERTIFICATE. Fresh, fine used.
1854 1d black swan ROULETTED about 12 on 3 sides. Showing portion of adjourning stamp on 3 sides, SUPERB USED. CEREMUGA certificate.
(London printing) 6d deep blue. Very fine used with 4 clear margins.
(London printing). 6d DEEP BLUE. Superb used, close to generous margins. A very deep shade. ADELAIDE GPO cancel.
1854-55 4d pale blue swan imperforate block of 4 with printing variety showing in left column. BPA CERTIFCATE. Choice, unused (no gum).
SG 3(var): 1854-55 4d blue with variety: DIAGONAL LINE FROM SWAN’S NECK THROUGH ‘F’ (R4/9). Unused (without gum). CEREMUGA CERTIFICATE.
1855 4d SLATE-BLUE. An extra fine unused 4 margin example of this RARE shade. RPSV Certificate.
SG 3d: 1854-55 4d blue with variety : FOOT OF T OF POSTAGE SHAVED DOWN TO A POINT. Unused (without gum), four generous margins. CEREMUGA CERTIFICATE.
3d blue variety: “T” shaved to a point at foot. Cat £2,250, fine used. Four margin close at top.
4d pale blue with TILTED LOWER BORDER variety. Fine and unused.
1d blue printed on thin hard paper. Fine to very fine used.
1d blue printed on thin hard paper. Fine used.
1/- deep red-brown unused (no gum), fine, 3 margins, Ceremuga Certificate.
1/- deep grey-brown. Scarcer uncatalogued shade. Fine unused with 4 margins. Ceremuga certificate.
1855 1s grey-brown (deep chocolate shade), imperforate. RPS (Vic.) Certificate. Extra fine unused (no gum).
1855 1/- pale brown, imperforate with 4 generous margins. Very fine, unused.
1858 1d DEEP YELLOW-GREEN. A very fine used 4 margin example with neat 1858 cancel. RPS (Victoria) Certificate.
1d yellow green fine used Cat £650.
1874 1d deep yellow-green OS overprint. Large star wmk, perf 11½ x 12½. CEREMUGA Certificate, good used.
Postal Fiscal 10/- salmon. Double lined ‘1’ wmk. IMPERFORATE. Fresh, unused (without gum).
3d brown, small star wmk, clean cut perf 14-16. A refreshing fine mint hinged example of this scarce stamp.
1882 INTERNAL REVENUE 5/- purple, wmk crown over CA. Very fine, mint lightly hinged. CEREMUGA certificate.
SG D10b: 20/- green P12 x 10 fine mint, under valued high denomination !
1861 1/- violet-grey, rough perf 14-16, fine mint, with some original gum, Cat £1,100. Rare stamp.
1857 6d slate-blue 4 margins. Very fine used.
6d slate-blue very fine used, 4 margins.
1d dull purple, Wmk CA over crown, fresh fine mint block of 4,
three stamps unhinged.
1893 Internal Revenue 1d dull purple, CA over crown wmk. Very fresh, mint unhinged.
1858 1/- deep orange. Ceremuga Certificate. An attractive fine used example.
1/- ORANGE. Fine used.
1/- ORANGE. A very fine used example with full datestamp impression. Ex BURRUS.
QV 1/- red brown with large star Wmk. OS overprint with variety: NO STOP AFTER “S”. Fresh mint with large part original gum.
1893 Internal Revenue 2d dull purple, Crown over CA Wmk, fine used.
1893 Internal Revenue 2d dull purple, Crown over CA Wmk, mint lightly hinged.
2d dull purple, wmk CA over crown, fine mint lightly hinged.
3d dull purple, Wmk CA over crown, fine mint lightly hinged.
QV 1d carmine-rose, rough perf 14-16. Fine used, small portion original gum.