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Auction: 229 - Lot number: 114 << Previous   Next >>

Category: COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA - Postal Stationery

Description: LETTER CARDS:1930-38 KGV 2d red with d Kangaroo added & price at upper-left scored-through, 'SPECIMEN' h/s in violet twice on the card & Double Impression One Inverted on the d, a few pinholes from where affixed to a notice board at the Melbourne GPO. Unlisted in the ACSC. An important item for collectors of 'SPECIMEN' material: the double handstamp error has not previously been seen by us. [Despite being a KGV issue, this item must date from 1942 when the rate was increased to 2d & the cost to 3d]

Listed in: AUSTRALIA , C of A KGV King George V Issues , specimens , C of A Kangaroo Issues , Fauna - animals , Postal Stationery - Letter Cards , Postal Stationery

Estimate: AUD$ 500.00

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Item was sold for: $1,700.00