Sir Donald Bradman AC 1908-2001

All material offered is Bradman Memorabilia and most of the material solely depicts Sir Donald. Please note, however, that Cigarette Card Sets are only available complete, therefore contain only the single Bradman card. In such instances, the material offered is clearly described. Click on highlighted items for a photo or illustration.

Item No. Description    Price
Coins and Medallions
1001 1996 Royal Australian Mint $5 Aluminium/Bronze bi-metallic Proof Coin.
Mintage only 22,500. Few only available.
$295.00
1002 Sunday Herald Sun (Melbourne) Tribute Medallion. $9.50
1003 2001 Royal Australian Mint $5 Aluminium/Bronze bi-metallic Coin, frosted, uncirculated.
Mintage 250,000.
$19.50
1004 2001 Royal Australian Mint $5 1oz Silver Proof Coin. Mintage 100,000. $75.00
1005 2001 Royal Australian Mint $20 Gold/Silver bi-metallic Proof Coin.
Mintage 10,000.
$495.00
1007 2001 Australian general circulation 20 cent coin. This coin was released solely as general currency and has been difficult to obtain due to the popularity of Bradman. $1.50

Stamps, Covers and Philatelic Material
1050 1997 Australia. Bradman Legend Set of 2 stamps. Mint. $2.00
1051 1997 Australia. Legend Sheetlet of 10 stamps (5 pairs). Mint. $10.00
1052 1997 Australia. Legend Set of 2 Mint Postcards (green). $5.00
1053 1997 Australia. Set of 2 on 'Wesley' First Day Cover with the Adelaide Legend First Day Postmark. $9.50
1054 1997 Australia. Legend Sheetlet of 10 stamps on plain First Day Cover tied with the 7 Bradman Postmarks. Note there are 6 different Adelaide dates - First Day of Issue and the 5 days of the Test. Few only. $25.00
1055 1997 Australia Post Souvenir Book released at the time of the Legend Issue. 27 large pages crammed with photographs and statistics. An excellent read. $17.50
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1056 2001 Australia. Bradman Tribute Issue Set of 2 stamps. Mint. $1.65
1057 2001 Australia. Tribute Sheetlet of 10 stamps (5 pairs). Mint. $8.25
1058 2001 Australia. Tribute Set of 2 P.O. First Day Covers. $2.50
1059 2001 Australia. Tribute Sheetlet in P.O. Souvenir Pack. $9.25
1060 2001 Australia. Tribute Set of 2 P.O. Maximum Cards. $4.50
1061 2001 Australia. Tribute Postcard Mint. Different to the Post Office Maximum Cards and not available at all P.O.s. $2.00
1062 2001 Australia. Tribute Set of 2 on 'Strand' Silk Picture First Day Cover. Limited Edition of 100 covers produced and numbered. 100 only to correspond with 99.94 average. Few. $20.00
1063 2001 Australia. Tribute Sheetlet on 'Strand' First Day Cover. Limited Edition of 254 FDC corresponds with Sir Donald's score at Lords in 1930 - he considered this to be his 'most perfect innings'. As Australia Post did not produce Sheetlet FDCs, this is a very small number produced. $25.00
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Grenada Post Office - Wisden 2000

The Grenada Post Office released a series of 6 Sheetlets depicting the 5 Wisden Cricketers of the Century, being Bradman, Hobbs, Sobers, Richards and Warne. There is an individual Sheetlet for each player and a composite Sheet showing all 5. I have offered the Bradman material seperately, and also the complete collection of all players which therefore includes the Bradman material.

1064 2000 Grenada. Bradman Sheetlet of 8 stamps. Mint. $14.95
1065 2000 Grenada. Bradman Set of 8 stamps on 2 First Day Covers. NB: Sheetlets are not available on FDC - only 8 values. $16.95
1066 2000 Grenada. Bradman Set of 8 stamps on 8 single First Day Covers. The 8 FDC offered here are numbered 1 to 8 and each has a different stamp affixed and Postmarked. Each FDC is different in that on the reverse is printed a different scoreboard showing an innings of note. $26.95
1067 2000 Grenada. Composite Sheetlet of 5 stamps (including Bradman). Mint. $15.95
1068 2000 Grenada. Composite Set of 5 stamps on 1 First Day Cover. NB: Sheetlets are not available on FDC - only 5 values. $16.95
1069 2000 Grenada. Composite Set of 5 single stamps on 5 single First Day Covers (including Bradman). The 5 FDC are numbered 1 to 5 and each FDC has scoreboard on reverse relevant to the Cricketer of the Century depicted. $20.00
1070 2000 Grenada. Complete Collection of 6 Souvenir Sheets, Mint, depicting the 5 Cricketers of the Century. This collection includes Items 1064 and 1067, shown above. $80.70
1071 2000 Grenada. Complete Collection of 33 stamps on 8 First Day Covers. Includes Items 1065 and 1068 shown above. $89.45
1072 2000 Grenada. Complete Collection of 33 stamps on 33 individual First Day Covers, each with printed scorecards for the relevant players, and numbered for each player. IE: Bradman Nos 1-8, Sobers Nos 1-4 etc. Includes Items 1066 and 1069 shown above. $117.50
Please Note: The number of actual stamps in the Sheetlets vary as follows: Bradman (8), Hobbs (4), Sobers (4), Richards (4), Warne (8) and composite (5) = Total of 33 values.
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Australia 1983. 75th Anniversary of the Birth of Sir Donald Bradman

Sir Donald was born in Cootamundra NSW on 27 August 1908. To commemorate the 75th Anniversary of his birth, Australia Post produced a Pictorial Postmark dated 18 November 1983. As the 'Sponsor' of the Australia Post Postmark, I produced a Souvenir Cover approved by Sir Donald as the Official Cover commermorating this 75th Anniversary. A very limited number of these Souvenir Covers - personally signed by Sir Donald - remain, as offered below.
1100 1983 Australia. Official Souvenir Cover with 75th Anniversary Cootamundra Birthplace Pictorial Postmark and personally signed by Sir Donald Bradman. Limited number available. $295.00


Cigarette Cards
1200 John Player & Sons 1934 Cricketers. Complete Set of 50 Cigarette Cards including the No 36 Bradman card. 5 cards, including the Bradman card, are illustrated. $175.00
1201 John Player & Sons 1938 Cricketers. Complete Set of 50 Cigarette Cards including the No 38 Bradman card. 5 cards, including the Bradman card, are illustrated. $150.00


Trade Cards
1250 Weet-Bix 1995/96 "The Bradman Collection" Set of 20 Cards. 3 cards are illustrated. $60.00
1251 Weet-Bix 1995/96 Entry Form (no longer valid) for prize competition. Same size as actual cards, and opens out to double size for entry details. $3.00
1252 Sir Donald Bradman AC 1998 Tribute Set of 20 Cigarette Card Reprints with printed signatures.
Limited Edition of 600 sets by TSCP of which 50 sets were donated to the Bradman Museum.
5 cards are illustrated.
$95.00
1253 Olden Goldies (TSCP) 1998 complete set of 20 cricketers including Bradman, Compton, Lindwall, Trueman etc. 5 cards, including the Bradman card, are illustrated. $30.00
1254 Photograph of Artwork for the above Olden Goldies Bradman card only. 95mm x 150mm, mounted on white card which is signed by the artist, Ken Taylor (Yorkshire & England). $45.00
1255 Allens 1932 Bradman's Records Reprints, Series 1. The complete set consists of 18 cards with "Steam Rollers" backs and are numbered 1 - 18. There are 16 different photos with Nos 7 & 10 having the same photograph, and Nos 6 & 12 having the same photograph as well. I have obtained a small supply of these Reprint Cards and offer as the Set of 18 cards only. $26.95


Postcards
1280 Sir Donald Bradman Stand, Adelaide Oval. View across the wicket inside the ground (Castle postcard). $1.50
1281 Adelaide skyline from Montefiore Hill showing the Bradman Stand from behind the Adelaide Oval
(Castle postcard).
$1.50
1282 Sir Donald Bradman AC 1997 Legend portrait (ECB postcard). $2.00

Other Postcards are previously described in the Philatelic Section, Items 1052, 1060 & 1061.