New Zealand
Stamp Booklets

 1901 The First Booklets

Campbell Paterson

Stanley Gibbons

These booklets contained panes of 6 1d Universal Stamps (G2a, SG278, thick Pirie paper, perforated 11). The panes were made up of 2 vertical rows giving three pairs. Panes had binding selvedge at the top or bottom and were interleaved with waxed paper. The panes were stapled between the two card covers. The booklets were sold with a surcharge of d to cover the cost of manufacture.

Approx
Value
201
7
W1a SB1 1901 (April 1) 1s d Booklet 4,000.00
(a)   Two panes of 6 of 1d Universal Stamp. Value on cover in small lettering. Serial number on back cover 2000/2/1901 - 1022.  
 

 

   
W1a SB1 1901 (June 4) 1s d Booklet 4,000.00
(b)   Two panes of 6 of 1d Universal Stamp. Value on cover in large lettering. Serial number on back cover 1150/5/1901 - 4038A.  
 

 

   
W1b SB2 1901 (April 1) 2s 6d Booklet 5,000.00
(a)   Five panes of 6 of 1d Universal Stamp. Value on cover in small lettering. Serial number on back cover 1000/2/1901 - 1022A.  
 

 

   
W1b SB2 1901 (June 4) 2s 6d Booklet 5,000.00
(b)   Five panes of 6 of 1d Universal Stamp. Value on cover in large lettering. Serial number on back cover 460/5/1901 - 4038.  
 

 

   

 

       

New Zealand Stamp Booklets