South Africa 1925 1st Airmails

From Stamps of the World

Stamps

  • Date of Issue : 25 February 1925
  • Watermark : No Watermark
  • Perforations : Approx 12
  • Number of Stamps : 4
  • Sheets : 120 - 2 x 60
  • Withdrawn : 31 October 1925
1d
Colour : Carmine
3d
Colour : Ultramarine
6d
Colour : Mauve
9d
Colour : Green

Notes

Forgeries with perf 11, 11½ and 13 exist.

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  • 1d Imperf Left Side
  • 3d Imperf Left Side
  • 9d Imperf Left Side
9d Imperf Left Side
  • 9d Imperf Bottom
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  • Cover bearing 3d blue and 6d Mauve tied by Port Elizabeth double-ring with S.A. Lugpost cachet and Haarlem arrival on reverse

South Africa 1925 Cover.jpg

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9d Imperf Plate Proof in Ultramarine - Cut from Proof Sheetlet
3d Imperf Plate Proof in Scarlet - Cut from Proof Sheetlet
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Set of four 1d - 9d (SG 26-29) affixed to OFFICIAL SOUVENIR SHEET prepared for distribution through the UPU. Inscribed "Avec les compliments du Postmaster-General de l'Union de l'Afrique du Sud. Avril, 1925."

SouthAfrica 1925 Airmail Psheet.jpg