lot # 3016 - Neusüdwales - Dienstmarken
Neusüdwales - Dienstmarken: 1882/1895: Stamp Duty 10s mauve/claret, ovp 'POSTAGE' in black and furth
1882/1895: Stamp Duty 10s mauve/claret, ovp 'POSTAGE' in black and further overprinted "OS" in black (7mm spacing), wmk. Large Crown / NSW sideways, perf. 10, c.t.o. with triple oval 'N.S.W.' handstamp. VF and fresh condition.
The stamp comes from the 1895 special printing for presentation sets. A total of 1000 stamps were prepared, 900 of which were cancelled with the oval handstamp in black. Only 158 examples are believed to have been sold and the rest destroyed. R!
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