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Watermark "NZ & star (close)" (Cook Islands usage only)

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Short desc: NZ & star (close)
Description:



In use 1895-1955

Users of this watermark: Aitutaki (25 stamps, 1903-1927), Cook Islands (41 stamps, 1902-1938), New Zealand (155 stamps, 1902-1935), Niue (32 stamps, 1903-1938), Penrhyn (18 stamps, 1903-1928), Samoa (50 stamps, 1895-1955) Show with all usages

Used by 41 stamps of Cook Islands: (See all uses as list)

1902 1/2p grn issue=1902b d=wrybill perf=11
1902 1p rose issue=1902b d=Queen Makea Takau perf=11
1902 1 1/2d vio issue=1902b d=Queen Makea Takau perf=11
1902 2p choc issue=1902b d=wrybill perf=11
1902 2 1/2p dlbl issue=1902b d=Queen Makea Takau perf=11
1902 5p olgray issue=1902b d=Queen Makea Takau perf=11
1902 6p pur issue=1902b d=wrybill perf=11
1902 10p blgrn issue=1902b d=Queen Makea Takau perf=11
1902 1sh carrose issue=1902b d=wrybill perf=11
1909 1p red issue=1909 d=Queen Makea Takau perf=14-14.5
1911 1/2p grn issue=1909 d=wrybill perf=14-14.5
1915 1 1/2d pur issue=1909 d=Queen Makea Takau perf=14-14.5
1918 10p dpgrn issue=1909 d=Queen Makea Takau perf=14-14.5
1919 2p dkbrn issue=1909 d=wrybill perf=14-14.5
1919 1sh car issue=1909 d=wrybill perf=14-14.5
1919 1/2p yelgrn issue=1919 d=King George V (1915 New Zealand) ovpt=RAROTONGA//value oc=blk on=issuer=New Zealand-issue=1915a-1/2p
1919 1 1/2d brnorg issue=1919 d=King George V (1915 New Zealand) ovpt=RAROTONGA//value oc=blk on=issuer=New Zealand-1918-1 1/2d perf=14x15
1919 2 1/2p dlbl issue=1919 d=King George V (1915 New Zealand) ovpt=RAROTONGA//value oc=blk on=issuer=New Zealand-issue=1915a-2 1/2p
1919 3p viobrn issue=1919 d=King George V (1915 New Zealand) ovpt=RAROTONGA//value oc=blk on=issuer=New Zealand-3p-viobrn
1919 4p pur issue=1919 d=King George V (1915 New Zealand) ovpt=RAROTONGA//value oc=blk on=issuer=New Zealand-issue=1915a-1916-4p
1919 4 1/2p dkgrn issue=1919 d=King George V (1915 New Zealand) ovpt=RAROTONGA//value oc=blk on=issuer=New Zealand-issue=1915a-4 1/2p
1919 6p carrose issue=1919 d=King George V (1915 New Zealand) ovpt=RAROTONGA//value oc=blk on=issuer=New Zealand-issue=1915a-6p
1919 7 1/2p redbrn issue=1919 d=King George V (1915 New Zealand) ovpt=RAROTONGA//value oc=blk on=issuer=New Zealand-issue=1915a-7 1/2p
1919 9p olgrn issue=1919 d=King George V (1915 New Zealand) ovpt=RAROTONGA//value oc=blk on=issuer=New Zealand-issue=1915a-9p
1919 1sh ver issue=1919 d=King George V (1915 New Zealand) ovpt=RAROTONGA//value oc=blk on=issuer=New Zealand-issue=1915a-1sh
11/10/1924 1p car&blk
5/13/1926 1/2p yelgrn&blk
1927 2sh bl d=King George V in admiral's uniform ovpt=RAROTONGA oc=red on=issuer=New Zealand-1926-2sh-bl perf=14
1931 2p ovpt=TWO PENCE oc=blk on=1 1/2d-wmk=NZ & star (close)-unissued
1933 1/2p grn&blk issue=1933 d=Capt Cook landing
1933 2 1/2p dkultra&blk issue=1933 d=unloading ship
1933 4p bl&blk issue=1933 d=Avarua harbor
1933 1sh vio&blk issue=1933 d=King George V (1933 Cook Islands)
1935 1p issue=1933 d=Captain Cook (1932)
1936 2p brn&blk issue=1933 d=Maori double canoe
1936 6p org&blk issue=1933 d=RMS Monowai
7/15/1936 2sh bl d=King George V in admiral's uniform ovpt=COOK ISLANDS oc=blk on=issuer=New Zealand-2sh-bl perf=14
7/15/1936 3sh vio d=King George V in admiral's uniform ovpt=COOK ISLANDS oc=blk on=issuer=New Zealand-3sh-vio perf=14
5/2/1938 1sh vio&blk issue=George VI pictorials d=King George VI (1938 Cook Islands)
5/2/1938 2sh issue=George VI pictorials d=village & palms
5/2/1938 3sh grn&bl issue=George VI pictorials d=canoe & beach

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