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1858-1871
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1882-1890
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1882 Issue
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1884 Issue A
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1884 Issue B
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1884 Issue B
Usages On Cover

The postal rates in effect during the regular period of usage for this issue were (per one-half ounce):

1d. Antigua rate 
1d. printed matter rate
4d. Inter-Colonial rate
1s. packet rate to Great Britain
1s. 2d. rate, via England, to Germany

 


One Penny Cover

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1d. rose pair and 2d green used provisionally on cover to Antigua
 2d rate
27 February 1890 "St Kitts C" origin postmark, barred A12 cancels
28 February 1890 Antigua arrival backstamp

 

Six Pence Cover

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6d. blue-green on registered cover to New York City
6d. UPU registry rate
2 May 1887 "Antigua A" origin postmark, barred AO2 cancels
15 May 1887 Registry arrival backstamp



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