Perfin Stamps of Australia

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Bradbury Wilkinson Rhombus Specimen

For nearly 100 years the rhombus security specimen applied by the printing firm of Bradbury Wilkinson & Co London to the Customs Duty Commonwealth revenues on 23 October 1923 has laid in hiding awaiting discovery till now!

Nine proof pulls were done by Bradbury Wilkinson and placed on card in their work books of the following values, Viz; ½d : 1c on ½d : 2c on 1d : 3c on 2d : 5c on 4d : 6c on 5d : 8c on 6d : 10c on 7d : 14c on 9d. These nine values correspond with the 23.10.23 printing records as a first order for this company of these issues.