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British Antarctic Territory

1st February 1963

GB Colony 84

  #1 xxx

perf 11x11½, wmk 314, engraved

Description   Scott SG Mi Y&T  
½ penny blue   1 1      
1d brown   2 2      
1½d red and purple   3 3      
2d purple   4 4      
2½d myrtle   5 5      
3d turquoise   6 6      
4d sepia   7 7      
6d olive and blue   8 8      
9d green   9 9      
1 shilling turquoise   10 10      
2/- violet and brown   11 11      
2/6 blue   12 12      
5/- orange and red   13 13      
10/- blue and green   14 14      
£1 black and blue   15 15      
£1 red and black     15a      

British Antarctic Territory was formed in 1962 from three entities that had previously been Falkland Island Dependencies, Graham Land, South Orkneys and South Shetland.

SG1 - 15a

Sources: ScS, SGS.

Image from ebay.

FI ref: 670 Page credit: NB

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