VF fresh M, with original Courvoisier printers proof folder, & issued set to compare. Extremely rare - 1st we have seen.Our ref: 972580 // S. = "Mint Never Hinged" with original gum without any gum disturbance.
= "Mint Lightly Hinged" with original gum that shows slight marks from previous hinging or a small unobtrusive hinge remnant. = "Mint" with original gum, that has significant marks from 1 or more hinges, or the actual hinge remains present. = "Very Fine Used" with either a clear neat cancel or a neat corner cds, well centred for issue with nice perfs, and 4 margins on imperfs. = "Fine Used" still an attractive stamp with a fairly neat average cancel for issue, may be somewhat off centred, perfs may be slightly irregular or imperfs may have less than 4 margins. = "Good Used" an average used stamp that may have a heavy or smudged cancel or minor blemishes from postal use.(note: VFU or FU stamps may in fact be CTO). = when a set or collection is described thus it means that some stamps are lower quality so not F or VF, or have faults etc. For sendings to our overseas customers; we are happy to follow customers instructions as to what value declaration they wish to be put on outside of package........ All lots are securely packed by our professional packing staff. Please Note: We obtain a certificate of posting for all sendings. As such we will only be responsible for items lost in the post that are sent registered/insured or tracked priority/express. And 30 days overseas before contacting us about tracking. We accept in order of preference. Bulky lots can be picked up and paid for at our offices. The photo forms part of our description and lots cannot be rejected for features visible in the photo such as margins, perfs, centring, etc (But scans can not be relied on for exact reproduction of colors or shades). Extensions will only be granted for genuineness or repairs etc, not for opinions on condition or grading. Extensions will not be granted for lots that already have expert certificates.
Collections, Accumulations and Mixed Lots. An overall condition of these lots is given however the lot may contain items with faults. Whose condition is of course taken into account in pricing.
Any catalogue value quoted or numbers of stamps in these lots are approximate. Status International is part of the I S Wright Collectibles Group, Australia's largest Specialist Dealers and Auctioneers of Stamps, Coins, Banknotes and Militaria. Established in 1973, we have offices & shops in Sydney, Melbourne & Adelaide, employing more than 25 people. We are members of the following organisations.
Australasian Philatelic Traders Association (APTA), Philatelic Traders Society in UK (PTS), International Federation of Stamp Dealers Associations (IFSDA), American Philatelic Society (APS), Australian Numismatic Dealers Association (ANDA), American Numismatic Association (ANA) as well as numerous other organisations. Powered by SixBit's eCommerce Solution. The item "PAPUA NEW GUINEA 1973 Telecommunications set IMPERF PROOFS EXTREMELY RARE" is in sale since Monday, June 29, 2020.
This item is in the category "Stamps\Pacific\Papua New Guinea". The seller is "statusinternationalstore" and is located in Forest Lodge, NSW.This item can be shipped worldwide.