New Zealand
Stamp Booklets

 1902 The First Definitives

Campbell Paterson

Stanley Gibbons

These booklets contained panes of 6 1d Universal Stamps (G7a, SG303b, thin Cowan paper, perforated 14). 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
W2a SB3 1902 (Aug 21) 1s d Booklet 3,000.00
    Two panes of 6 of 1d Universal Stamp. Serial number on back cover 5569A - 1902. Stamps imperf at the sides an top (or bottom). Stamps in shades of Carmine.  
 

 

   
W2b SB5 1902 (Aug 21) 2s 6d Booklet 4,500.00
    Five panes of 6 of 1d Universal Stamp. Serial number on back cover 5569 - 1902. Stamps imperf at the sides an top (or bottom). Stamps in shades of Carmine.  
 

 

   
W2c SB4 1905 (Mar 21) 2s d Booklet 4,000.00
    Four panes of 6 of 1d Universal Stamp. Stamps are perforated all round. Stamps where Rose-Carmine.  
 

 

   
WO2a SBO60 1907 (July 1) 10/- Official Booklet 2,000.00
    Twenty panes of 6 of 1d Universal Official Stamp (GO7a).  
 

 

   

 

 


Example of a pane from WO2a

 

       

New Zealand Stamp Booklets