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First Day Cover - Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, Australia, 25 May 1953 Reg. No: PH 5987
- First day cover for 3 1/2 Pence (3 1/2d), 7 1/2 Pence (7 1/2d) and 2 Shillings (2'.) Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II.
- Cream-coloured envelope. On the left half of envelope, printed First Day Souvenir Cover. Below that, the Crown and symbols around a photograph of Queen Elizabeth. Beneath, Coronation OF Elizabeth II and orb, sword and scepter. Stamps are 3 1/2 d, 7 1/2 d and 2 Shilling Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, 2 June1953. Postmarked ST. KILDA, RAIL?, VIC. 25 MY 1953.
|Dimensions:||91 mm (Height), 165 mm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||royalty british, queen elizabeth ii coronation 1953, 1953 coronation coin|
|Themes this item is part of:||Numismatics & Philately Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, HM Queen Elizabeth II (1926- )|
|Primary Classification:||PHILATELIC COVERS|
|Tertiary Classification:||first day covers|
|Inscriptions:||Typed address Mr. L. H. Finniss, 6 Queens Road, MELBOURNE, S.C.2.|
|Issued By:||Australia, 1953|
|Postmarked:||St Kilda, Victoria, Australia, 25 May 1953|
|Person Depicted:||HM Queen Elizabeth II, Australia, 1953|