"The Great Plate Auction IV" - Dec 2nd 2012 at Solitaire Automotive, Hawthorn SA


The Great SA Plate Auction IV lot list/run sheet - click here to open:

The Great SA Plate Auction IV catalogue - click here to open:




*** LATE ENTRY ** : the very low and very desirable Historic Plate, SA '229', at a most reasonable reserve- don't miss out on this fine, low and special plate:




The Great Plate AuctionTM IV, to be held on December 2nd,
2012, at an exciting new venue for us at Historic Plates, the Solitaire
Automotive showroom at 32 Belair Rd (the continuation of Unley Rd), Hawthorn S.A.


Visa/Mastercard Accepted on the day- fees apply. AMEX accepted by arrangement- fees apply.


Telephone bidders Registration forms can be found by clicking here:

Please complete and return via email by Friday 30.11.12.


Terms & conditions of sale, click here:


With doors opening on Sunday December 2nd at 10am and the auction commencing at 10.30am, as all our auctions do, we have a most exciting
range of plates on offer on the day.

The Great Plate Auction IV list of plates for auction follows:


We are pleased to advise our ongoing association with Adelaide's best auctioneer
Mr Bernard Booth continues, as  Bernard again will be wielding the auction gavel
& taking your bids from the auction room floor.

Having broken many plate sales records at our past events, our
live auctions have proven to be the best opportunity to 
realise the value in  your rare and special plate- as you only get to sell it once.

Auction lot places are limited, so contact us today to sell

or register for our email list to receive our newly listed plates in your inbox.


Final entries are now being accepted for our 2012 The Great SA Plate AuctionTM IV,
the third of our highly successful auctions for rarest and most special SA Historic number



Just added for auction- The desirable “lucky number” combination 3-digit plate with the numerals ‘9-6-7’ & listed at an incredibly low reserve.

Just added for auction- the rare and unique matched 3-digit and 4-digit pair SA '422' and SA '4220', to be offered individually.




Just added for auction - the distintive & desirable "double-triple" 6-digit Historic Plate SA '555-666'.


Just added for auction - the  rare and desirable, lucky number, limited edition & full Rights plate being one of only 11 of it's type on issue, GP '999'.

Just added for auction - the superb, distinctive and  sought after Historic Plate SA '60-000' and the ultimate Cadillac Biarritz plate, SA '60-390'. See following.

Just added for auction - the desirable classic year Historic Plate SA '1952' and the collectable 1985 The Great Plate AuctionTM  Classic Name Plate 'TRIUMPH'. See following.


Just added for auction - the desirable & neat "thousands" Historic Plate SA '195-000' at a most affordable reserve.....and the distinctive plate SA '707-070'.



Just added for auction the finest selection of Black Grand Prix plates to be offered since 1985-6, including a rare triple consecutive set of three SA Black GP plates ' 138', '139' and '140', at a most significant discount to the price you would have to pay for the equivalent Historic Plate pair.



Just added for auction, the fine Historic Plate in the ever popular 4-digit series SA '2897', with a reserve reflecting our vendor's desire to realise this investmment.


Just added for auction, the fine Historic Plate SA '71-903', with a very special, desirable & irreplaceable added bouns for Historic Plate collectors, vintage car restorers or enthusiasts of vintage, period vehicle accessories. Contact us for details.


The Great SA Plate Auction IV.


It is our pleasure to offer to the market the fine, rare and exceptional consecutive pair of Historic Plates

SA "21" and SA "22" :




"The lowest consecutive pair of South Australian Historic Plates ever offered to the market in the past 106 years, and the lowest consecutive set held by a single owner"


In 1985 at The Great Plate AuctionTM you could have acquired several consecutive pairs of 2-digit plates, the lowest of these being SA '26' and SA '27'.

SA '21' and SA '22' have never before been offered for sale publicly, and their availability represents a superb and unrepeatable opportunity to secure the lowest consecutive pair of investment grade 2-digit SA Historic Plates ever to come on the market.











For more on the fantastic story of SA '22', click here & scroll down to '22':
























The Classic Name Plate "TRUIMPH" - always admired when seen affixed to a Triumph Club member's car.


A rare matched pair of 150th Jubilee Plates 572 S & 572 J at an incredibly low reserve- to be offered as a single lot.




Enquire today about entering your plate in The
Great Plate AuctionTM IV. 



See our plates wanted page here:




What records can we break with your rare &
valuable Historic Plate?


Contact Stewart Kay on 0401 722 222

or via email sell@historicplates.com.au 

for an obligation free market appraisal and valuation of your special
historic plate.



"Don't trust
your valuable Historic Plates to anyone else."


SA's No 1 Historic Plate dealers & auctioneers, est 1989.