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Stamp of Pitcairn Islands Pitcairn Islands 1926 (c.) stampless cover addressed to "General Post Office Auckland or Wellington N.Z."
Stamp of Pitcairn Islands Pitcairn Islands 1926 (c.) stampless cover addressed to "General Post Office Auckland or Wellington N.Z."
Stamp of Pitcairn Islands Pitcairn Islands 1926 (c.) stampless cover addressed to "General Post Office Auckland or Wellington N.Z."
Stamp of Pitcairn Islands Pitcairn Islands 1926 (c.) stampless cover addressed to "General Post Office Auckland or Wellington N.Z."
Lot 71426
Pitcairn Islands
Price realised
Unsold
Estimate
700 – 800 GBP
Auction date
Fri 18 Jun 2021 at 15:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:
1926 (c.) stampless cover addressed to “General Post Office Auckland or Wellington N.Z.” in the hand of R. E. Christian (and with red Flag logo on flap) showing a fine strike of type III “POSTED AT PITCAIRN ISLAND/NO STAMPS AVAILABLE” cachet in violet, partly overstruck by “To PAY/2d.” circular due mark. Typical slight cover faults though a rare and interesting usage from the final period (after March 1926) after the cancellation of the free postage concession. Cat £1800
Catalogue reference: SG C3