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Postmarked one year before the issue date.

Part set of the 1966 definitive set cancelled at Merlynston, Victoria on 14/2/65.
1966 FDC cancelled in 1965
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2012 Farming/Pineapples registration error.

This occurred on the first printing but not on all sheets. I inspected some sheets at a recent Brighton P.S. auction and there were several sheets without Koalas and none had the registration error on the bottom row.

Found these tonight when going through some junk I had filed away.
2012 Pineapple error.
2012 Pineapple error.
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traralgon3844 wrote: 02 May 2023 23:51 Postmarked one year before the issue date.

Part set of the 1966 definitive set cancelled at Merlynston, Victoria on 14/2/65.

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They must have had a bad day at Merlynston Victoria on 14th February 1966:
Royal fdc with QEII 1c, 2c, 3c & 4c stamp postmarked Merlynston Vic Aust cds one year early - 14th February 1965
Royal fdc with QEII 1c, 2c, 3c & 4c stamp postmarked Merlynston Vic Aust cds one year early - 14th February 1965
but not all day:
Late usage of Haslem fdc with QEII 3c & 4c coil stamps postmarked Merlynston Vic cds on fdi - 14th February 1966
Late usage of Haslem fdc with QEII 3c & 4c coil stamps postmarked Merlynston Vic cds on fdi - 14th February 1966
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Hello everyone,

Yougoslavian stamp issued for the 36th world table tennis championships held in Novi Sad from 14th to 26th of April 1981; and the same without country indication...
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BigSaint wrote: 01 May 2023 22:24
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Gellibrand Vic:
Australian Jellyfish fdc with 4 x $1.20 stamps postmarked Gellibrand Vic pictorial Jellyfish fdi postmark - 16th May 2023
Australian Jellyfish fdc with 4 x $1.20 stamps postmarked Gellibrand Vic pictorial Jellyfish fdi postmark - 16th May 2023
Australian Jellyfish fdc with 4 x $1.20 stamps miniature sheet<br /> postmarked Gellibrand Vic pictorial Jellyfish fdi postmark - 16th May 2023
Australian Jellyfish fdc with 4 x $1.20 stamps miniature sheet
postmarked Gellibrand Vic pictorial Jellyfish fdi postmark - 16th May 2023
Phoenix says:

Gellibrand See Gellibrand River.
Gellibrand River PO 22/1/1898; LPO 23/3/1993.
Gellibrand West RO 4/4/1906; closed 31/8/1918.

Gellibrand is a town in south west Victoria. The town is located in the Otway Ranges midway between the Princes Highway and Great Ocean Road in the Colac Otway Shire, 176 kilometres (109 mi) south west of the state capital, Melbourne. At the 2016 census, Gellibrand had a population of 210.

Gellibrand was named after Joseph Gellibrand, the first attorney-general of Van Diemen's Land (Tasmania) and an early European settler in Victoria.

Gellibrand is positioned close to the Gellibrand River, with tourist attractions including fishing, access to the Old Beechy Rail Trail for cycling, walking, and horse-riding, and proximity to many of the Otway Ranges' walks and waterfalls.


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gellibrand,_Victoria
Gellibrand Vic LPO
Gellibrand Vic LPO

https://auspost.com.au/locate/post-office/vic/gellibrand/3239/gellibrand-river-lpo-333235

So there is no Gellibrand Vic Post Office, nor has there ever been! :roll:
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Three covers of the soil medical gutter pair. All with the Needle in thumb variety.
Royal soil medical gutter pair with needle in thumb variety
Royal soil medical gutter pair with needle in thumb variety

Shield (larger) soil medical gutter pair with needle in thumb variety
Shield (larger) soil medical gutter pair with needle in thumb variety

Shield (smaller) soil medical gutter pair with needle in thumb variety
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By setting the year date wheels upside down, this 3rd watermark 4th setting 'Type B' Die 1 3d NWPI overprint (SG96) rushes forward some 63 years. This will not be regarded as the LKD!
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Robert,

I've been intrigued by that date-wheel configuration. It is not a one-off date. I have one from the 28JE81.

A strike from __MY18 shows an extremely ink-clogged date-stamp as does the 24/5JE18. I believe whomever cleaned it subsequent to 25 JUNE 1918 must have also dis-assembled the wheels for cleaning then reassembled them incorrectly. Note the clarity of 'KOKOPO' and 'QUEENSLAND' in the strike's base for the 28JE18.

I never did look for subsequent dated strikes to see when the year date-wheels were reversed to normal.
P014.180500-01.097.007.jpg
P014a.180624-01.067b.023.8-49.jpg
P014a.180625-01.088.065.jpg
P014a.810628-02 (2).jpg
The earliest subsequent date I have is this one - 15SE18:
P014a.180915-01.081.130pos25.jpg
I never did try to find earlier dates to complete the gap between the 28/9JE and 15SE18.
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Rod

I think your explanation fits perfectly and some time later (before 15/9/18) they discovered the mistake and rectified it. Interesting to note that there is more than one, thus justifying the 'mistake' rather than fiddling deliberately.

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Robert,

I agree!

Should we include a note in Powell's update regarding the error notwithstanding the latest known usage is unclear?

Unfortunately I neglected to save scans of any '81' year dates I have seen.
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When did datelines change from slugs to wheels?
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Postmarked 11 years before issue:
Uncacheted cover with QEII 5d green stamp postmarked Mt. Waverley Vic Aust cds - 10th October 1952
Uncacheted cover with QEII 5d green stamp postmarked Mt. Waverley Vic Aust cds - 10th October 1952
And this one correctly postmarked:
ACCA/Parade fdc for QEII 5d green stamp postmarked with Philatelic Bureau Melbourne fdi - 9th October 1963
ACCA/Parade fdc for QEII 5d green stamp postmarked with Philatelic Bureau Melbourne fdi - 9th October 1963
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BigSaint wrote: 09 Jun 2023 09:28
When did datelines change from slugs to wheels?
......depends on the date-stamp. Some had wheels and others (both rubber and steel) had slugs. Countless New
Guinea/Territory of New Guinea date-stamps, both provisional and official/unofficial were issued ca. 1914 - 1930s.

Here's a rubber with slugs:
1. normal:
P015.251210-02.127.034KED 2400 RE.jpg
2. reversed (one date currently known)
P015.261109-04.126a.004KED 2400 RE.jpg
------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Here's a steel with slugs:

1. inverted without a year
P040I.__0820-01.121.051.063type2BEM 2400.jpg
2. Day/Month/Year
P040N.230127-01.122.123type4 2400.jpg
3. Month/Day/Year
P040R.250424-02.103.068type3BEG 2400.jpg
You have seen a steel with inverted wheels (by accident) as opposed to having been issued that way.
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I will be continuing the discussion of the Kokopo date-stamp date-wheel transposition error on the NWPI thread. In my previous post, the comments neglected to include an explanation of why the date error occurred - I only explained how which is correct but not comprehensive.

Robert is preparing an article for our Powell monograph update and hopefully for inclusion in the BSAP/ACCCNSW Bulletins and the PPS PNG Calling magazine.

Here is the link to the NWPI thread:

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New Zealand 1973 7c ‘RATA” Tree Blossom - superb MUH pair *IMPERFORATE* - A sensational looking piece, fresh MUH, on the normal NZ Star watermarked paper. Seldom seen, and only a few exist. Four Excellent wide margins and super fresh. If it were from Australia, you could add a ZERO to this price point! Bought well in a large lot, never once been on the market since around issue time FIFTY years back, and out it goes cheap at what the current PO year album costs - at just $US83 or $A125 - Stock 582KP
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I bought a group of Atkins covers. There were a number of the Soil Medical issue covers. One had the "needle in thumb" variety.
Atkins needle in thumb
Atkins needle in thumb

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A nice find scrute
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The things you find when you are looking for something else. This Melbourne Olympics Hermes cover is a little battered. It is postmarked at the Royal Melbourne Hospital -- a day early. The other cover has the correct date.
Melbourne Olympics Hermes FDC day early
Melbourne Olympics Hermes FDC day early

Melbourne Olympics FDC day early detail
Melbourne Olympics FDC day early detail

Melbourne Olympics FDC correct date
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Errors on Spanish stamps: Scott Spain 1296, issued 1965, titled "Girl with Jar" (La Niña de la Jarra) by Spanish painter Julio Romero de Torres.

First, the "normal' for reference:
Spain 1296.jpg
Vertical perforations shifted by about 1/2 stamp:
Spain 1296@02.jpg
Gold color shifted:
Spain 1296@03.jpg
Gold color missing altogether:
Spain 1296@01.jpg
Gold frame only, shifted:
Spain 1296@04.jpg
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This is a stamp issued by Spain to celebrate 200 years of Goya's birth, Scott Spain 747, issued in 1946.
Following the patterns of Spanish stamp subjects, I expect this to be a portrait of the painter from the Prado. There is a very similar autoportrait of Goya at the Prado, but there are some differences, so I am not sure that the stamp is taken from that painting. The most important discrepancy is that the stamp is a mirror image of the painting; on the painting, Goya looks to the right. However, it would not be the first time that a stamp designer messed up the design, so that does not completely kill the theory that the stamp is from that painting.

Now here is a block of 4, front and back. This is an offset (or set-off to some), which means that a sheet of stamps was laid over another one printed previously, before the printing on the previous one could dry. A giveaway is that the one on the back is the mirror image. By the way, this block is an imperf. If it was a US stamp, I would have strongly suspected that it is printer's waste, but I am not sure of the printing process with Spanish stamps.
Spain 747@04 a front.jpg
Spain 747@04 b back.jpg
Now, here is one of the most peculiar EFOs I have ever seen. Below is the same stamp, in a pair, shown front and back, also imperf. There is also an offset at the back, however, it is the offset of another stamp which depicts a Franco definitive. Further, the Franco definitive was not issued in green for this denomination. Probably what happened was that they were doing trial prints, and they "spoiled" a sheet of paper while testing the Franco definitive colors. However, they did not want to discard the sheet, and used it later to test the printing of the Goya stamp. It might have been the same day, as the green on both side appears identical. To me, that is almost certainly printer's waste, which means that it was created during trial runs, intended to be destroyed, but somebody was able to get it out from the printer's workshop and sell it for a profit.
Spain 747@03 a front.jpg
Spain 747@03 b back.jpg
Finally, remember that this was in 1946, right after World War II, and they likely had paper shortages, which would explain why they were eager to use the paper as much as possible.

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Robert,

We have another KOKOPO date-stamp date error seen in the later Powell 14b - 14a that has had the 'QUEENSLAND' excised and only a pair of short arcs as residuals.

Here, it seems, when the date-stamp was once again cleaned, the last date-wheel was re-inserted upside down. This occurred sometime in 1921.

The first collage shows a pair of normal 1921 dates of: 14 and 17JA21.
JA 21 collage -01.00 RE.jpg
The second collage shows dates of: 12DE21 - NO22 where the last date-wheel is now inverted.
DE 21 - NO 22 collage -01.00 RE.jpg
Note that an inverted '2' appears to be emulate a normal '3'. I believe that Loughran's LKU of 14b, published as '14NO23' probably should read '14NO22' i.e. with an inverted last '2'.

Here's a larger view of the '15JE22' date:
P014b.220615-01.105Y.045.L15 2400.jpg
Here's the excerpt from Loughran's update of Powell showing the LKU:
2023-11-10_16-19-41.jpg
When I queried Gary Watson regarding lot 1162 in Abacus auction 252 where 14b was described as '30MY23' he insisted the last digit was a figure '3' although I had my doubts. As seen above, when I received the cover, the inverted '2' is quite obvious.
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This PSE was used by several groups for pharmacy related purposes. The most common cover I have seen is this one which is a fund raising effort by the Epilepsy Association of SA. It is a pity that they couldn't spell the plural of epilepsy correctly. It should be epilepsies, not epilipsies.
Epilepsy Association PSE
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Well picked up scrute. I had not noticed that error before. :D
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I recently came across this cover. Another bad day at the office. Someone dialed up 55 instead of 66
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A ROYAL cover created for the Tiger Cat 1960 8d?

Manufactured and printed for release on 6 April 1960, subsequently blacked out with a new date 11 May 1960, the published date of release.
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USA 30c Airmail mis-perfed.jpg
Don't think I've shown this one before - Scott C24 1939 Trans-Atlantic Winged Globe, grossly mis-perfed.

Found it in a box of stuff set aside for club circuit sheets ... any interest/offers? :)

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Here is a Philippines 2006 fruit minisheet which I saw on delcampe.net. Can you spot the error?
Philippine Fruits minisheet, December 2006
Philippine Fruits minisheet, December 2006
Here is the link to this item on delcampe: https://delcampe.net/en_US/collectibles/stamps/philippines/p ... 02757.html

Note, Philippines published at least two different fruit minisheets in 2006. This is the December one.

Here are free online stamp catalogue entries for this minisheet: If you need a clue, the error occurs in this stamp in the sheet: Here is another delcampe listing of this minisheet, with a big image:
Philippine Fruits minisheet, December 2006
Philippine Fruits minisheet, December 2006
https://delcampe.net/en_US/collectibles/stamps/philippines/p ... 80762.html

I collect tropical fruit and plantations. If anyone has used copies (I try to avoid mint and CTO) of this minisheet or its component stamps that they would like to swap or sell, please contact me.
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1944 Alcoa. Tenn. inverted date and time.jpg
ALCOA/Apr 7/14:30 AM/1944/TENN. 1944 USA Patriotic cover.

Three errors in the one date stamp:

Inverted "7" in the first line and ...
Inverted "14" in the second line and ...
How can you have 14:30 AM?

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Hi I've got a stamp is a colour issue it is a 5d Lawrence Hargrave stamp it's missing in its colour I'll try to upload pictures when it allows me
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Is this an error stamp
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Anson38.

Your "error" is changeling caused either by being left in the sun or being washed or soaked in a chemical/bleach such as "White King".

Type "Changeling" into the Google search bar at the bottom of this pages & 100s of threads will appear on this subject.

But before you do that go to the thread linked below & introduce yourself & as you were requested to do in your welcome email.


https://www.stampboards.com/viewtopic.php?t=10277

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Interesting cancellation date error I found while sorting Cape of Good hope stamps. Pair of 4d Stamp Duty stamps cancelled by the South African Bank, Capetown, dated 37th December 1882!
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While scanning a cover I sent to my parents, on March 27, 1982, while on the southern island of Tamana, Kiribati for the "Aircraft" thread I noted an interesting anomaly with the date-stamp. This was the first time I looked at the cover in several decades. The weak strike of the date-stamp obscured its interesting feature.

To prove I was indeed on Tamana on this particular date I submit the following: a cropped image of the letter, a copy of the entry permit to Kiribati as seen in my old Canadian passport and an edited copy of the Air Tungaru ticket purchased to fly from Tarawa to Arorae and Tamana.
South Pacific Kiribati 21.5.jpg
Passport 2 p06 Kiribati entry 1982 RE 1000.jpg
Kiribati entry permit for March 17, 1982


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Air Tungaru ticket: Tarawa/Arorae/Tamana.
Air Tungaru 45 51 collage -01.00.jpg
Air Tungaru ticket showing departure from Arorae, 22 Mar 82, to Tamana

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Letter sent to my parents from Tamana.
South Pacific Kiribati 21.0 RE ed.jpg
Letter posted from Tamana, Kiribati on March 27, 1982


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Enlargement of the Tamana date-stamp strike:
South Pacific Kiribati 21.14.jpg
Tamana date-stamp strike of: "AU 21" (inverted) without a year


Apparently the date-stamp's plugs had not been changed since August 21 of what year?

Tamana is a tiny island with only a population of some 1,000+ in 2020. Extrapolating back to 1982 would likely have seen a total of some 700-800. Obviously no-one wrote letters.

I was the only I-Matang (foreigner) on the island. The outer islands of Kiribati would have seldom seen visitors except for a few of the atolls where yachties might have stopped for a few days.
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The America's Cup Triumph stamps were issued on 26th September 1986. The Perth postmarked cover is postmarked on the correct FDI. The Concord postmarked cover is postmarked 26th October 1986, a month late. I suspect this mistake was made on 26th September at Concord. I do accept that anyone could have bought the stamps and cover and had them postmarked on 26th October, but if they did that, the FDI postmarker should not have been used.
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Going thru an extensive estate collection/accumulation, I found this cover that, naturally, "jumped out" at me -
1988 Canada - pre FDC.jpg
Addressed to my (late) father, a cover with Canadian stamps that were issued 2 January 1989, postmarked ...
"Air Mail - Par Avion
1988 XII 30
Saint John, N(ew) B(runswick)"


Inside was a hand-written note from the sender -
"Dec 30/88.
Hello Jim - These are not out until Monday so this is a pre F.D.Cover!
Happy New Year, Basil".
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No error but caught my eye.
Both are WCS commercial first day covers.
Both printed for the Waratah dated 15th July 1959
First appearance suggests missing yellow, interesting they would make two different cover types for issue on the same day.
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Greg

Wesley Cover service produced usually up to 4 different colour cachet combinations for most stamp issues.

From memory the fdcs for this stamp were limited to the two you show. :D
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Thank you for the information
I’ve seen different colours on the generic decimal covers assuming it allowed for the various stamp colour issues. I didn’t know they varied the colour on a series specific release. Good to know, much appreciated.
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Greg

Here is a thread on Wesley Cover Service that you might find of interest:

Australia - Wesley (WCS) First Day Covers Discussion

https://stampboards.com/viewtopic.php?t=17784&hilit=wesley+cover+service
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How common is this sort of thing on postal cards, aerograms, reply coupons or other pre-printed postal stationery?
Misprinted Error Example: 1887 Hawaiian Postal Stationery
Misprinted Error Example: 1887 Hawaiian Postal Stationery
It looks a bit like when the perforations on a stamp are all wrong, so that the design is shifted too far to one side.

What sort of value would you place on this example, or would it really be up to just whoever might so be bidding in an auction room on any given day and how keen they were or weren't?

A shame about the tear in the upper left corner. Note that this is a seller's photograph, not my own scan.
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Ben

I thought you meant stationery had been spelt incorrectly ;)
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Screenshot 2024-06-22 at 2.46.47 PM.jpeg
Can I please get some thoughts on the attached.

Dated one day after first day of issue.
Looks to be appropriately priced for commercial use, 3d registered and 1d printed matter declared by the postal user.
But, is it philatelic motivated given the positioning of the cancel and the registration sticker being No1 from the roll.

Could this be priced as an ACSC 191 Die I cover at $75?
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Greg

Not sure why you are posting this here, it is not a philatelic error.

Huonville name in use since 1889 so number one registration label a furphy. I wouldn't pay $75 for it.

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Appreciate the post isn't an error, but I wondered if this was a made up cover or a genuine postal use of a Die I KGVI. The No1 Reg Post Sticker begged question too. I posted as this group has a healthy knowledge of covers well beyond errors hoping someone may have thoughts to share. The Reg sticker looks genuine as does the post mark. My thoughts, if it's a created fake , why not date it a day earlier and try passing as an FDC? Just hoping for some thoughts.
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BigSaint wrote: 20 Jun 2024 00:40
Ben

I thought you meant stationery had been spelt incorrectly ;)
As in, 'postal stationery', not 'a parked stationary vehicle', no?
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The America's Cup Triumph PSE was issued on 11th October, 1983. The Perth postmarked cover is correct. The Subiaco cover is a week early.
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Nice find scrute. :D
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