The two lists below record:

  1. the clear date stamps on the 2½d (2/6) 1897 Victorian Charity stamp. Faint, smudged and incomplete date stamps are not included because of the difficulty in ascertaining their degree of genuineness. CTO cancellations not included.
  2. the known covers of the 2½d (2/6) 1897 Victorian Charity stamp used as a single franking on cover.

1. Date stamps on 2½d (2/6) stamps.

Date on stamp From Notes Seller/Reference & Date (lot)
19 October 1897 Crowlands Three days before official issue. Status February 2003 Lot 1587.
22 October 1897 Melbourne Day of issue (CTO). Status July 2013 Lot 1837.
25 October 1897 Abbotsford A1 Three days after issue. Richard Juzwin September 2013.
25 October 1897 Ballarat   Philately Unlimited, May 2014.
2 November 1897 Melbourne 80   Blue Owl November 2013.
10 August 1903 Melbourne   Status March 2013 Lot 2007.
22 January 1909 Ballarat   Status January 2002 Lot 1306;
Ebay November 2013.
11 March 1911 Skipton   Ebay
6 January 1912 Wangaratta.   ACE Stamp Auctions
November 2013 Lot 1579.

2. Covers with single frankings of the 2½d (2/6) stamp.

Date From To Seller/Reference & Date (lot)
28 October 1897 Bendigo Bendigo Status July 2008 Lot 1568.
       
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