ORANGE FREE STATE
Orange Free State
REPUBLICAN PERIOD  -  BRITISH OCCUPATION  -  REVENUES
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REVENUE 1902 (July), De La Rue COLOUR TRIAL for the KEVII revenue issue printed in unaccepted colours ‘black’ (sepia) and purple-brown, and probably originally affixed to Appendix ‘F’. Printed from the revenue Head plate and the 6d revenue duty plate on gummed, watermark Crown CA paper. Rare.
 
Note: the colours on Appendix ‘F’ were described in ‘Stamps of the Orange Free State’ (Vol III, p121) by Buckley & Marriott (1976) under the heading ‘Alternative bicolours’.
£450