BASUTOLAND
Basutoland
BASUTOLAND  -  BASUTOLAND / Revenues
AM897
Revenue 1961 (5th September), Diamond Dealer’s License (190x325mm). Bearing, on the reverse, R20 in duty, comprising twenty examples of the R1 surcharge on £5 green and black revenue issue in TWO BLOCKS OF TEN. All stamps are neatly cancelled with large DISTRICT COMMISSIONER’S OFFICE / 5 SEP 1961 / LERIBE, BASUTOLAND oval datestamps struck in violet. A few stamps with small tears and the document with some perimeter faults, otherwise an interesting document with an impressive array of scarce revenue stamps. (T&M 37.1)
 
Note: Trotter and Midwood had not recorded this revenue stamp used on document when compiling ‘Revenues of Southern Africa, Part 2 / Basutoland’ in 2004.
£675