New Zealand

Ref: G5034
  • £325.00

1873 cover to Edinburgh with a 3d (damaged) and a 6d paying the 9d per ½ oz rate, cancelled DUNEDIN MY 14 73. An Edinburgh JY 9 73 arrival cancel is on the back. The 9d rate came into effect on 2nd January 1873, but was not published and most mail still went at the old 10d rate for a while after.