COGH 1864 Definitive Issue Seated Hope

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  • Dates of Issue : 1864 - 1877 (late 6d)
  • Design : Charles Davidson Bell (1813-1882); Design features Hope, Anchor, Sheep and Grapes
  • Printer : De La Rue
  • Print Type : Typo
  • Perforations : 14
  • Watermark : Crown over CC
  • Catalogue N°s Michel 7-10, Yvert 14-17, SG 23-26

Design WITH an outer frame line.

Unused stamps[edit]

1d
4d
6d lilac 1864 issue
1s

Used stamps[edit]

The numeral 1 in a barred oval is from Capetown.

1d rose, oval used 1. SG23a
4d blue, right margin, oval used 1, thin lines. SG24a
File:COGH 1864 Issue Seated Hope 4du.jpg
4d blue, right margin, oval used 20, thick lines.
4d blue, right margin, oval thick lines. SG24a
6d lilac. SG25a
6d lilac. SG25a
6d violet 1877 issue, oval heavy lines. SG25b
1s green, oval used 1, heavy lines.
1s green SG26
1s green barred oval 4 SG26

Others[edit]

  • 1d
    • Shade Rose-Red
    • Inverted Watermark
  • 4d
    • Shade pale blue
    • Shade Ultramarine
    • Shade Deep Blue
    • Inverted Watermark
  • 6d
    • Shade Deep Lilac
    • Shade Violet in 1877 Mi9c
6d violet unused SG25b
    • Inverted Watermark
  • 1s
    • Shade Green
    • Shade Blue-Green
    • Inverted Watermark