Lot 233Australia, 1931 Melbourne to Trang, S.W. Siam, cover endorsed "via Tung Tong", franked with 1d KGV pair tied by "Melbourne, Victoria, 21 Oct, 1931" slogan machine cancel, cover forwarded to Ipoh and eventually returned, with numerous transit backstamps including Singapore, Penang, Tung Song, Trang and Ipoh; native return slip on front, Very Fine and unusual.
Estimate $200 - 300.
Lot 234 oAustralia, 1913, Kangaroo and Map, £2 Black & Rose, 1st watermark, neat town cancel, rich colors and attractively centered, Very Fine, a lovely used example of this very scarce high value. Scott No. 15 $3,750.
SG No. 16 £4,000 ($5,700).
Lot 235Australia, 1932, King George V, 3d ultramarine, tied by "Thursday Island, Queensland, 4 Je, 36" cds with second strike alongside on allover handpainted Karl Lewis cover, to San Francisco, Cal., Very Fine and choice. SG No. 128.
Scott No. 117 Estimate $200 - 300.
Lot 236Australia, 1932, Kangaroo and Map, 10s gray & pink, C of A watermark, left margin single, o.g., never hinged, brilliant color and exceptional freshness, Very Fine, a scarce premium aniline pink variety (Budsden-White #50C); with 2009 Sismondo certificate. Scott No. 127.
SG No. 136 £425 for normal o.g. ($600).