Australia 1937 Definitives

From Stamps of the World

Description[edit]

  • Issue dates: 1937-1949
  • Stamp design: R. A. Harrison (1d, 1½d, 2d), F. D. Manley (½d, 3d, 4d, 5d, 6d, 9d, 1s), H. Barr (5s, 10s), H. Barr & F. D. Manley (£1)
  • Engraved by: F. D. Manley & T. C. Duffell (6d), F. D. Manley (others)
  • Printing process: Recess on Chalk-surfaced paper
  • Perforations: 13½ x 14 (vert designs) or 14 x 13½ (horiz designs)

Unused stamps[edit]

½d 1938
4d 1938
5d 1937
6d 1937
1s 1937
9d 1938
1d
1½d
2d
3d
1s 4d
  • Printing process: Recess on Chalk-surfaced paper
  • Perforations: 13½
5s 1938 SG176
£1 SG178
10s 1938 SG177
  • Thin rough ordinary paper
  • Perforations: 13½
5s 1948 SG176a
£1 1949 SG178a
10s 1948 SG177a