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 town mark: “CHRISTMAS ISLAND / 6798"
Meter number: P.B. 632879
Used by the Christmas Island Administration from 1986 to 1991.
TM: SC
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpgMeterCat 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 figures
date, time, machine and transaction identification numbers
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg$00.00