History of The Australian Commonwealth Specialists' Catalogue
 


Queensland
Australian Colonies (State) Stamps

Stamp Reference and Stamp Type Numbers are from Brusden-White's 1990 Section A update to their 1988 Loose Leaf Catalogue

Other States:   NSW   SA   TAS   VIC   WA 

Updated: 14 October 2021


Queensland
Stamps consecutively numbered
1860    CHALON HEAD - Imperforate
The design is based on a portrait of Queen Victoria painted by Alfred Chalon
1 - 1d. Red
Stamp
QLD Type 1
Imperforate
2 - 2d. Blue

QLD Type 1
Imperforate

3 - 6d. Green

QLD Type 1
Imperforate
1 - 1d. Red
2 - 2d. Blue
3 - 6d. Green
1860-1881    CHALON HEAD - Perforated
Queen Victoria
4   - 1d. Red
Stamp
QLD Type 1
Perforated
5    - 1d. Orange

QLD Type 1
Perforated
6    - 2d. Blue

QLD Type 1
Perforated

7    - 3d. Brown

QLD Type 1
Perforated

8    - 3d. Olive

QLD Type 1
Perforated
9    - 4d. Lilac

QLD Type 1
Perforated
10 - 4d. Slate

QLD Type 1
Perforated
11 - 4d. Yellow

QLD Type 1
Perforated

12 - 6d. Green

QLD Type 1
Perforated
13 - 1/-. Purple

QLD Type 1
Perforated
14 - 1/-. Grey

QLD Type 1
Perforated
15 - 2/-. Blue

QLD Type 1
Perforated

16 - 2/6. Red

QLD Type 1
Perforated
17 - 5/-. Red

QLD Type 1
Perforated
18 - 5/-. Yellow

QLD Type 1
Perforated
19 - 10/-. Brown

QLD Type 1
Perforated
20 - 20/-. Rose  

QLD Type 1
Perforated
4   - 1d. Red
5   - 1d. Orange
6   - 2d. Blue
7   - 3d. Brown
8   - 3d. Olive
9   - 4d. Lilac
10 - 4d. Slate
11 - 4d. Yellow
12 - 6d. Green
13 - 1/-. Purple
14 - 1/-. Grey
15 - 2/-. Blue
16 - 2/6. Red
17 - 5/-. Red
18 - 5/-. Yellow
19 - 10/-. Brown
20 - 20/-. Rose 
1860-1864    REGISTERED
For use on registered mail, which at the time was 6d.
21 - Yellow
Stamp
QLD Type 1a
21 - Yellow
1879-1881    FIRST SIDEFACE
Queen Victoria
22 - 1d. Brown
Die I
Stamp
QLD Type 2
23 - 1d. Brown
Die II
Stamp
QLD Type 2
24 - 1d. Orange
Die I

QLD Type 2
25 - 1d. Orange
Die II

QLD Type 2

26 - 1d. Red
Die I

QLD Type 2
27 - 1d. Red
Die II

QLD Type 2
28 - 2d. Blue
Die I

QLD Type 2
29 - 2d. Blue
Die II

QLD Type 2

30 - 4d. Yellow

QLD Type 2
31 - 6d. Green

QLD Type 2
32 - 1/-. Mauve

QLD Type 2
22 - 1d. Brown (Die I)
23 - 1d. Brown
(Die II)
24 - 1d. Orange
(Die I)
25 - 1d. Orange
(Die II)
26 - 1d. Red
(Die I)
27 - 1d. Red
(Die II)
28 - 2d. Blue
(Die I)
29 - 2d. Blue
(Die II)
30 - 4d. Yellow
31 - 6d. Green
32 - 1/-. Mauve
1980    SURCHARGE
Queen Victoria
33 - 'Half-penny' on 1d. Brown
 Die I
Stamp
QLD Type 3
34 - 'Half-penny' on 1d. Brown
Die II
Stamp
QLD Type 3
33 - 'Half-penny' on 1d. Brown  (Die I)
34 - 'Half-penny' on 1d. Brown 
(Die II)
1980    FISCAL STAMPS - Printed 1866-1874
Authorised for Postal use until 1st July 1892
35 - 1d. Blue
Stamp
QLD Type 4
36 - 6d. Violet

QLD Type 4
37 - 6d. Blue

QLD Type 4
38 - 1/-. Green

QLD Type 4
39 - 2/-. Brown

QLD Type 4

40 - 2/6. Red

QLD Type 4
41 - 5/-. Yellow

QLD Type 4
42 - 6/-. Yellow

QLD Type 4
43 - 10/-. Yellow-Green

QLD Type 4
44 - 20/-. Rose

QLD Type 4
35 - 1d. Blue
36 - 6d. Violet
37 - 6d. Blue
38 - 1/-. Green
39 - 2/-. Brown
40 - 2/6. Red
41 - 5/-. Yellow
42 - 6/-. Yellow
43 - 10/-. Yellow-Green
44 - 20/-. Rose
1980    FISCAL STAMPS - Printed 1872-1873
Authorised for Postal use until 1st July 1892
45 - 1d. Mauve
Stamp
QLD Type 5
46 - 6d. Lilac

QLD Type 5
47 - 6d. Brown

QLD Type 5
48 - 1/-. Green

QLD Type 5

49 - 2/-. Blue

QLD Type 5
50 - 2/6. Vermilion

QLD Type 5
51 - 5/-. Orange-Brown

QLD Type 5
52 - 10/-. Brown

QLD Type 5
53 - 20/-. Rose

QLD Type 5
45 - 1d. Mauve
46 - 6d. Lilac
47 - 6d. Brown
48 - 1/-. Green
49 - 2/-. Blue
50 - 2/6. Vermilion
51 - 5/-. Orange-Brown
52 - 10/-. Brown
53 - 20/-. Rose
1980    FISCAL STAMPS - Printed 1879
Authorised for Postal use until 1st July 1892
54 - 1d. Violet
Stamp
QLD Type 6
54 - 1d. Violet
1882-1905    CHALON HEAD - High Values
Stamps issued both Recess & Lithographic printed
55 - 2/-. Blue

QLD Type 7
56 - 2/6. Vermilion

QLD Type 7
57 - 5/-. Rose
Stamp
QLD Type 7
58 - 10/-. Brown

QLD Type 7
59 - £1. Dark Green

QLD Type 7
55 - 2/-. Blue
56 - 2/6. Vermilion
57 - 5/-. Rose
58 - 10/-. Brown
59 - £1. Dark Green
1882-18-96    SECOND SIDEFACE - Shaded background
Queen Victoria
60 - ½d. Green
Stamp
QLD Type 8 
61a - 1d. Orange-Red
Die I (Shaded throat)
Stamp
QLD Type 9 
61b - 1d. Orange-Red
Die II (White throat)
Stamp
QLD Type 9 

62 - 2d. Blue

QLD Type 10
  63 - 2½d. Red
Stamp
QLD Type 10
  64 - 3d. Brown

QLD Type 10
65 - 4d. Yellow

QLD Type 10

65c - 4d. Orange

QLD Type 10 
66 - 6d. Green

QLD Type 10 
  67 - 1/-. Mauve

QLD Type 10
  68 - 2/-. Brown

QLD Type 10
60 - ½d. Green
61a - 1d. Orange-Red 
(Die I - Shaded throat)
61b - 1d. Orange-Red 
(Die II - White throat)
62 - 2d. Blue
63 - 2½d. Red
64 - 3d. Brown
65 - 4d. Yellow
65c - 4d. Orange
66 - 6d. Green
67 - 1/-. Mauve
68 - 2/-. Brown
1890 -1896    THIRD SIDEFACE - Unshaded background
Queen Victoria
69 - ½d. Green
Stamp
QLD Type 11

70 - 1d. Red-Orange
Stamp
QLD Type 12
71 - 2d. Blue

QLD Type 12
72 - 2½d. Rose
Stamp
QLD Type 13
73 - 5d. Purple-Brown
Stamp
QLD Type 14
69 - ½d. Green
70 - 1d. Red-Orange
71 - 2d. Blue
72 - 2½d. Rose
73 - 5d. Purple-Brown
1896    SIDEFACE  Figures in lower corners
Queen Victoria
74 - 1d. Vermillion
Stamp
QLD Type 15
74 - 1d. Vermillion
1897-1911    FOURTH SIDEFACE  Four values in corners
Queen Victoria
75 - ½d. Green
Stamp
QLD Type 16
76 - 1d. Red
Stamp
QLD Type 17 
  77 - 2d. Blue

QLD Type 17
  78 - 2½d. Red

QLD Type 18

79 - 2½d. Purple/ Blue
Stamp
QLD Type 18 
  80 - 3d. Brown

QLD Type 17
  81 - 4d. Yellow

QLD Type 17
82 - 4d. Black

QLD Type 17

  83 - 5d. Brown
Stamp
QLD Type 19
84 - 6d. Green

QLD Type 17 
  85 - 1/-. Mauve

QLD Type 19
  86 - 2/-. Green

QLD Type 19
75 - ½d. Green
76 - 1d. Red
77 - 2d. Blue
78 - 2½d. Red
79 - 2½d. Purple/ Blue
80 - 3d. Brown
81 - 4d. Yellow
82 - 4d. Black
83 - 5d. Brown
84 - 6d. Green
85 - 1/-. Mauve
86 - 2/-. Green
1897-1898    TRIAL SEPARATIONS  Zig-Zag Roulettes
Queen Victoria
87 - 1d. Red
Stamp
QLD Type 17
Roulette
87 - 1d. Red
1899-1906    HALFPENNY
Queen Victoria
88 - ½d. Green
Stamp
QLD Type 20
88 - ½d. Green
1900    PATRIOTIC FUND
Queen Victoria
89 - 1d. (1/-) Claret
Stamp
QLD Type 21
90 - 2d. (2/-) Violet
Stamp
QLD Type 22
89 - 1d. (1/-) Claret
90 - 2d. (2/-) Violet
1903    COMMONWEALTH ISSUE
Design intended as the first true Commonwealth Issue, but only adopted by NSW & QLD
91 - 9d. Brown & Blue
Stamp
QLD Type 23
91 - 9d. Brown & Blue

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