International Postage Meter Stamp Catalog/Rhodesia & Nyasaland
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Rhodesia & Nyasaland[edit | edit source]
- The central African areas of Northern Rhodesia, Southern Rhodesia, and Nyasaland were jointly administered by the British as the FEDERATION OF RHODESIA & NYASALAND starting in 1953. The Federation dissolved peacefully ten years later in 1963.
- For issues both before and after the Federation, see MALAWI, ZAMBIA, and ZIMBABWE.
- 1. Neopost (LV-6), 1953. [$20]
- Upright frank with simulated perforation outer border and straight line inner border.
- “RHODESIA/NYASALAND” in top panel, crown and EIIR in center with value at bottom flanked by M# “N1” up.
- A. “POSTAGE” at both sides
- B. “POSTAGE” at left, “PAID” at right
- TM: DC, BIC
- Values seen: ½, 1, 2, 2½, 3, 4, 4½, 5, 6, 7, 9, 1/-, 2/-
- a: Month in letters (JAN, FEB, etc), found with meters U10 and U11 only
- NOTE: A proof exists with M# “H 01” with the H circled, and another proof exists with “6” instead of “H” at left.