Tasmania 1857-1858 Queen Victoria

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Description

  • Issue Dates : 1857 - 1858
  • Designed by : William Humphreys
  • Printed by : Perkins, Bacon & Co, London
  • Print Process : Recessed
  • Perforations : None
  • Watermark: double lined figures
  • Catalogue Michel N°s 9-13, Stanley Gibbons N°s 25-41.

Queen Victoria from the A.E. Chalon (1780-1860) portrait. Label VANDIEMENSLAND or TASMANIA (6d - 1sh).

Stamps

1857 issue

1 penny carmine Mi9
2 pence yellow-green Mi10, SG32. Oval 60.
4 pence blue Mi11, SG37. Mute.

1858 issue

6 pence lilac Mi12
1 Shilling vermilion, plume cancel, Mi13, SG41.

1863-1865 sub-issues

1d vermilion, SG28.