1957 QEII 1d stamp-size Essay affixed to thick card with printed Queen's head in frame and crown above in green, the balance of design entirely handpainted in green, white and black, similar to the issued stamp. Ex De La Rue Archives. Possibly the most important piece of Pitcairn Island philately
|Estimate: $150T ||Realised Price : $280|
Postal Stationery: 1969 (25 Feb) use to U.S. of East Africa formular Aerogramme bearing surcharged 1c and 5c tied by Pitcairn Island/Post Office cds, contents of a social nature (reference to Hong Kong flu etc and of course stamps)
1924 stampless cover to U.S.A. handstamped 'POSTED IN PITCAIRN ISL(A)ND/1924' NO STAMPS AVAILABLE' - similar to Kitching type 1.8 and SG type C9
1937 (2 Jun) cover to Pitcairn Island bearing G.B. 1½d tied by Belfast cds, mss. 'Unclaimed/at Pitcairn Island' in red, re-addressed to Wellington where various cachets applied and backstamps, including Pitcairn Island/N.Z. Postal Agency datestamp
|Estimate: $175T ||Realised Price : $135|
1953 (1 Mar) registered inwards airmail cover from G.B., addressed 'Millie Christian' bearing KGVI 11d (2) + 2d, double-circled arrival backstamp of '26.APR.53'
1953 'PMG/Pitcairn Island' airmail cover from Australia bearing 1/- Lyrebird + 1/0½d tied by indistinct Darwin cds, double-circled arrival datestamp of '6.SEP.53'
1954 (18 Feb) 'Clark' cover Papeete to Pitcairn Island bearing 6Fr, double-circled arrival datestamp of '25 MAR 54'