Victoria 1867-1881 wmrk V above crown

From Stamps of the World
  • Issue Dates : 1867-1881
  • Designed by :
  • Printed by : De la Rue
  • Print Process : Typo
  • Perforations : 13 or 12
  • Watermark: V over crown with points
  • Catalogue N°s: Michel 53-64, Yvert 54-61, 63-64; SG 131-141 (perf13) 142-152

First use of a V over crown watermark in Victoria.

Used stamps

Multiple shades.

1d SG131
3d orange SG134
6d ultramarine (1875), oval 50. SG136
6d blue circle at BALLARAT in 1881. SG136
8d on rose at MELBOURNE. SG137
1 sh on blue SG138

Perforated 12

1d perf 12 SG142
4d rosine (?) perf 12 SG144

1873 issue

Wmrk lined 10.

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9d on rose 1873 issue SG172-173