A N T I G U A. NOTE TO QUEEN ELIZABETH II COMMONWEALTH COLLECTORS. After the 70-year reign of H. Queen Elizabeth II, many Commonwealth definitives, mainly up to the mid-1970s and into the 1990s and later, have seen a dramatic increase in value in perfect never hinged mint condition.
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11½ x 11 - cat. 24 June 1969 Set of 8 Values on UNGLAZED PAPER ½c to 10c - perf. 13½ x 13½ - cat.
Stanley Gibbons 180-195, 180a-195a, 181ab-195ab. Yvert & Tellier #158-173, 158a-173a cat. Apart from being printed on different papers, and with different perforations, all of the stamps differed slightly in their color from one printing to another. 11½ x 11 HALF-CENT STAMP is printed in green and turquoise-blue, but appears as dark blue and green-blue on the perf. Also, the top value FIVE DOLLAR STAMP in the original perf.11½ x 11 set is green and violet, and appears as olive-green and slate-violet on the perf. NOTE: 75c stamp "Administration Building", in greenish-blue and ultramarine, appears ONLY in the original 1966 set of 16 values. DIFFICULT & ELUSIVE ASSEMBLY - 36 STAMPS. WHEN WILL WE SEE SUCH A GREAT OFFER AGAIN? YOUR ANTIGUA / QUEEN ELIZABETH II / ARCHITECTURE / TOURISM / COLLECTIONS! SEE OUR 100% FEEDBACK AND POSITIVE BUYERS' SATISFACTION COMMENTS. YOUR FIRST CHOICE FOR QEII CARIBBEAN DEFINITIVES, PITCAIRN & NORFOLK ISLAND, BRITISH COMMONWEALTH & TOPICAL SETS AND SINGLES. ATTENTION BUYERS IN INDIA, CHINA & WORLDWIDE.