Norfolk Island 2011 Museum Artefacts, second issue

From Stamps of the World
  • Issue date: 22nd February 2011
  • six values
  • Design: Mary Butterfield
  • Printed by: Southern Colour Print, Dunedin, New Zealand
  • Print process: lithography
  • stamp format height 26mm x width 37mm
  • Perforations: 14.3 x 14.5

Sheet stamps

15c ~ clothes-iron from No.10 Quality Row (house built 1844 for Foreman of Works) and two women residents
60c ~ mug with personal scratch marking of Thursday October Christian, and portrait of Christian (son of Fletcher Christian and Mauatua)
$1.20 ~ bone dominoes from the second convict settlement, found in the Officer's Mess, and domino players under tree
$1.50 ~ clay pipes and ceramic pieces from Civil Hospital (which tended sick and injured prisoners) and hospital structure (1829)
$1.80 ~ doll fragments (excavated from privies of Quality Row), and officer's wife of second convict settlement holding child
$3.00 ~ hair brush and ornament of wood and shell, from the Melanesian Mission (post 1866; probably possessions of one of the students), and Mission building with workers and students


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