Rare Australian Decimal Stamp Variations

By David Mallen

Here are some of the decimal stamps that are hard to find – if they exist at all ! The personalised “Stamplet” This digitally-printed 55 x 55mm ‘minisheet’ containing a single 60c National Service Memorial


Stamps of Mauritius: Heraldry Issue (1895)

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Royal portraiture gave way to heraldry in 1895, when De La Rue typographed a series from 1 to 18c., bearing the island's coat of arms.

Straits Settlements: First Issues (1867-72)

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When the Settlements became a crown colony in 1867, they began issuing their own stamps, not least because they adopted a currency based on 96

Map of the British Empire (1897)

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This fine map of the World shows the British Empire as it was in 1897, the year of Queen victoria's Diamond Jubilee.

Stamps of Malta: Queen Victoria 5 shillings rose (1886)

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This fine stamp from Malta is the high value Five shillings rose Queen Victoria issue. Printed by De La Rue & Co. Typo. Wmk Crown

Stamps of Bulgaria: Express Stamps (1939)

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I have taken a liking to arly Express stamps, so you can expect to see more... These ones were issued by Bulgaria in 1939 and

Stamps of Bulgaria: Centenary of First Adhesive postage Stamps (1940)

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These two stamps celebrated the Centenary of the First Adhesive Postage Stamps in 1940. It showed the first Bulgarian stamp. Designed by N. Bisserov. Photo

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