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Auction: 233 - Lot number: 2702 << Previous   Next >>

Category: NEW GUINEA - 'N.W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS' Overprints - Official Mail

Description: 1919 OHMS cover with Treasury cachet at L/L, to GB with rare franking of Fifth Setting 4d orange punctured 'OS' SG O4 tied by 'RABAUL/19MY19' cds, black/white registration label, Sydney transit & London arrival b/s, minor blemishes. A very rare First Day Cover: 19.5.1919 is recognised by Gibbons as the earliest date of use for any of the 'OS' punctures.

[There is a footnote in Gibbons that states a 1d 'OS' has been seen dated 2AP19. We question why that doesn't appear in brackets with the listing for SG O3]

Listed in: Official mail , AUSTRALIA , New Guinea , Postal History , NEW GUINEA "N.W./PACIFIC/ISLANDS" Overprints , overprinted stamps , Military World War I , Registered Mail & Registration Labels , GREAT BRITAIN , C of A KGV King George V Issues , First Day Covers

Estimate: AUD$ 1000.00T

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Item was sold for: $1,250.00T