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Photo/Description
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Foreign (non-U.S.)
British Commonwealth
British Oceania
Australia
2014-06-26
2014 Rarities of the World
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Sale Number 1075, Lot Number 1265, Worldwide Stamps: Argentina thru Br. Solomon IslandsAUSTRALIA, 1908, 20sh Emerald Postage Due (J38; SG D62), AUSTRALIA, 1908, 20sh Emerald Postage Due (J38; SG D62)AUSTRALIA, 1908, 20sh Emerald Postage Due (J38; SG D62). Mild h.r., marvelously fresh color on bright paper

VERY FINE. A MOST DESIRABLE EXAMPLE OF THE 1908 20-SHILLING POSTAGE DUE.

This stamp is generally regarded as Australia's rarest regularly issued stamp. It is believed only two sheets (240 stamps) were printed, as it was almost immediately replaced by the bicolored One Pound stamp. Only a fraction of the number printed are still in existence today.

With 2013 Sismondo certificate. SG £6,500

13,000
6,500
Foreign (non-U.S.)
British Commonwealth
British Oceania
Australia
2013-04-16
Worldwide Stamps and Postal History
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Sale Number 1042, Lot Number 3344, AustraliaAUSTRALIA, 1908, 20sh Postage Due (J38; SG D62), AUSTRALIA, 1908, 20sh Postage Due (J38; SG D62)AUSTRALIA, 1908, 20sh Postage Due (J38; SG D62). Small h.r., brilliant color on pristine white paper

FINE. A REMARKABLY FRESH EXAMPLE OF THE 20-SHILLING POSTAGE DUE, WHICH IS ONE OF THE RAREST POSTAGE DUES.

Signed A. Brun and with 2011 R.P.S. certificate. SG £6,500

13,000
5,500
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Foreign (non-U.S.)
British Commonwealth
British Oceania
Australia
1999-03-23
U.S. and Foreign Stamps and Covers
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Sale Number 808, Lot Number 980, Australia 1908, 20sh Postage Due (J38; SG D62), 1908, 20sh Postage Due (J38; SG D62)1908, 20sh Postage Due (J38; SG D62). Small h.r., pretty shade, well-centered and Extremely Fine, with 1977 P.F. certificate, SG £5,000

5,250
3,750
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Foreign (non-U.S.)
British Commonwealth
British Oceania
Australia
1996-05-22
The Passano Collection of British Commonwealth
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Sale Number 778, Lot Number 569, Australia1908, 20sh Emerald, Postage Due (J38, SG D62), 1908, 20sh Emerald, Postage Due (J38, SG D62)1908, 20sh Emerald, Postage Due (J38, SG D62). Bright color, h.r., tiny ink mark, otherwise Very Fine, scarce, with 1980 R.P.S. of Victoria certificate, SG £5,000

5,250
2,400
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Foreign (non-U.S.)
British Commonwealth
British Oceania
Australia
1993-11-21
U.S. and Foreign Stamps and Postal History
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Sale Number 756, Lot Number 2376, Great Britain thru Gold Coast1908, 20sh Postage Due (J38), 1908, 20sh Postage Due (J38)1908, 20sh Postage Due (J38). H.r., minor toning at top & bottom most noticeably on reverse, a great rarity and the key stamp to completing Australia

5,250
1,900
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