International Postage Meter Stamp Catalog/Western Samoa

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Western Samoa[edit]

  • Three machines known, first appearing in 1995. The stamp appears to be a New Zealand die with the country name removed.
  • The identification “WESTERN SAMOA” is found in the town mark.


Western Samoa stamp type 1.jpg

1. Pitney Bowes-GB “5000” series (MV), 1995. MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg[$20]

Frank with simulated perforation border at top and bottom, open at sides.
Blank at top above “POSTAGE”.
M# with P.B.” prefix at bottom center (3484, 3495, and 3511 seen).
Country identification in town mark, not the frank.
TM: DC
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg ≋0.00