Stamp: Samoan One Shilling (Bisected)

Production date
Apr 1895
Description
One bisected postage stamp, Samoa Postage, with postmark on small section of envelope. Because of a fire at the Apia Post Office and a shortage of six pence stamps, the one shilling was divided to serve provisionally. Postmark reads 'Apia Samoa May 28 95'.
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Other id
RHRp690.2
195/41
112
RHRp690
84/56
Catalogue number
RHRp690.2
Accession number
1956.84.5123

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