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Saturday, January 4, 1902

Niue1

  Niue #1  

Perforated 11, thick soft paper, watermark 63, typography.
Printed by the New Zealand Government Printer.

Description Perforation # issued Scott #
January 4, 1902. Provisional handstamp
1 penny carmine, green overprint on New Zealand Scott #100
11 1,200 1
April 4, 1902. Regular overprint, thin hard paper.
½ penny green
14 24,000 3
1 penny carmine, blue overprint
11 x 14 24,000 4
1 penny carmine, blue overprint
14 4b
2½ pence blue, carmine overprint
11 49,800 8
2½ pence blue, vermilion overprint
9
May 4, 1902. Watermark 61.
½ penny green, vermilion overprint
14 43,200 6
1 penny carmine, blue overprint
14 43,200 7

All issue quantities are approximate.
There is no Scott #2 or #5.

Niue is a dependency of New Zealand.

Image from stampboards.com where forgeries are discussed.

FI ref: 367 Page credit: JA

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