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1916 Kangaroos
Designer: William Blamire Young - Engraver: Samuel Reading - Printer: J.B. Cooke
Watermark 44 - Small Crown over small letter "A"
Except for the 1945-48, 2/- stamp, one die was used to print ALL kangaroo stamps, the value was simply changed by
the insertion of value "plugs."
The perforation has been listed as 12 or 11½ x 12, the actual size is 11.7 x 11.8 closer to 11¾ or 15 holes per inch.
All stamps are listed in value order
Issued as shown in brackets, with perforation 11.7 x 11.8

1-9-3 9d Violet, (29 July);
1-10-3 1/- Green, (June);
1-11-3 2/- Brown, (June);
1-14-2 £1 Brown/Blue, (July)

Specimen Issue

1-14-2 SPEC £1 Brown/Blue, Specimen Overprint