First Day Cover: King George VI Stamp of New Zealand

Production date
01 Mar 1938
02 Mar 1938
Description
First day cover of the King George VI Stamp of New Zealand, printed with sketches of Victoria, Edward VII and George V. A half penny New Zealand Postage and Revenue stamp is affixed to the envelope. Postmarked 'CHRISTCHURCH C.I. N.Z. 1.MR.38.7-PM' and 'TAITAPU N.Z 2MR38 A' on the front of the envelope. There is a half Tai Tapu postmark on the back of the envelope. It is addressed to Sir Heaton Rhodes, care of Alister Black [?], Bulla, Victoria.
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195/41
84/56
112
Accession number
1956.84.6505

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