International Postage Meter Stamp Catalog/Christmas Island

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Christmas Island[edit]

Only two meters are known to have been used with Christmas Island identification. Both are quite rare.



Christmas Island 1.jpg

1. Pitney Bowes-GB “6300” series (MV). MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg[Extremely rare, value unknown]

Australia Type EB1 with TM: “CHRISTMAS ISLAND/ 6798. M# P.B. 632879 only.
Used on the island by the Christmas Island Administration from 1986 to 1991.
TM: SC
V/F: MeterCat 5-point asterisk.jpg000




Christmas Island 2.jpg


2. “Postal Services Unit” (MV). MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg[Extremely rare, value unknown]

Post Office stamp.
Label with dotted line at top and bottom. Top line with 6-digit number at right.
Sequence of inscriptions from top:
“POSTAGE PAID”
“CHRISTMAS ISLAND”
“AUSTRALIA”
value/ date, time, machine ID/ transaction ID
V/F: $00.00