Australia 1915-1928 Roo new wmrk

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Description

  • Issue dates: November 1915-1928
  • Designer: William Blamire Young
  • Engraver: Samuel Reading
  • Printer: J.B. Cooke, T.S. Harrison (May 1918 to 1925)
  • Printing process: Typo
  • Perforations: 12
  • Watermark: narrow crown over A (SG w6)
  • Catalogue N°s: Michel 41-53, Yvert 3a-15a, SG 35-40, 73

Shades.

Stamps

2d grey SG35
2²d blue used in 1922, SG36
3d olive used at BRISBANE in 1918. SG37
6d ultramarine used at CHINCHILLA in 1922. SG38
9d violet SG39
1 sh blue-green, used in 1927. SG40
2 sh brown SG41
5 sh grey and yellow
10 sh grey and pink SG43

Issue 1923-1924

6d red-brown, issue 1923 used at APOLLO BAY in 1927. SG73
2 sh maroon, used SG74
1 pound grey SG75