History of The Australian Commonwealth Specialists' Catalogue
 


South Australia
Australian Colonies (State) Stamps


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

Other States:   NSW   QLD   TAS   VIC   WA 

Updated: 14 October 2021


SOUTH AUSTRALIA
Stamps consecutively numbered
1855-1858    FIRST SIDEFACE  Imperforate
 
1 - 1d. Green
Stamp
SA Type 1
Imperforate

2 - 2d. Red
Stamp
SA Type 1
Imperforate
3 - 6d. Blue
Stamp
SA Type 1
Imperforate
4 - 1s. Orange
Stamp
SA Type 1
Imperforate
1 - 1d. Green
2 - 2d. Red
3 - 6d. Blue
4 - 1s. Orange
1858-1870    FIRST SIDEFACE  Roulette
5  - 1d. Green
Stamp
SA Type 1
Roulette
6 - 2d. Vermilion
Stamp
SA Type 1
Roulette
7 - 4d. Violet
Stamp
SA Type 2
Roulette
8  - 6d. Blue
Stamp
SA Type 1
Roulette


9 - 9d. Grey-Lilac
Stamp
SA Type 3
Roulette
10 - 1s. Orange
Stamp
SA Type 1
Roulette

10 - 1s. Yellow
Stamp
SA Type 1
Roulette
11  - 1s. Brown
Stamp
SA Type 1
Roulette
12 - 2s. Red
Stamp
SA Type 2
Roulette
5 - 1d. Green
6 - 2d. Vermilion
7 - 4d. Violet
8 - 6d. Blue
9 - 9d. Grey-Lilac
10 - 1s. Orange
10 - 1s. Yellow
11 - 1s. Brown
12 - 2s. Red
1867-1902    FIRST SIDEFACE  Perforated
13 - 1d. Green
Stamp
SA Type 1
Perforated
14 - 2d. Vermilion

SA Type 1
Perforated
15 - 4d. Violet

SA Type 2
Perforated

16 - 6d. Blue

SA Type 1
Perforated
17 - 9d. Purple
Stamp
SA Type 3
Perforated
18 - 1s. Brown

SA Type 1
Perforated
19 - 2s. Red

SA Type 2
Perforated
13 - 1d. Green
14 - 2d. Vermilion
15 - 4d. Violet
16 - 6d. Blue
17 - 9d. Purple
18 - 1s. Brown
19 - 2s. Red
1874-1903    FIRST SIDEFACE  Overprinted "OS"
20 - 1d. Green

SA Type 1
Heavy OS
21 - 4d. Violet

SA Type 2
Heavy OS
22 - 6d. Blue

SA Type 1
Heavy OS
23 - 9d. Purple

SA Type 3
Heavy OS

24a - 1s. Brown
Stamp
SA Type 1
Heavy OS
24b - 1s. Brown

SA Type 1
Slim OS
25a - 2s. Red

SA Type 2
Heavy OS
25b - 2s. Red
Stamp
SA Type 2
Slim OS
20 - 1d. Green  (Heavy Opt.)
21 - 4d. Violet  (Heavy Opt.)
22 - 6d. Blue  (Heavy Opt.)
23 - 9d. Purple  (Heavy Opt.)
24a - 1s. Brown  (Heavy Opt.)
24b - 1s. Brown  (Slim Opt.)
25a - 2s. Red  (Heavy Opt.)
25b - 2s. Red  (Slim Opt.)
1866-1885   FIRST SIDEFACE SURCHARGES
Issued in various combinations of Imperforate, Rouletted, & Perforated.
26 - "3 PENCE"
on 4d. Blue
Black Opt.

SA Type 4
Surcharge
27 - "3 PENCE"
on 4d. Blue
Red Opt.

SA Type 4
Surcharge
28 - "8 PENCE"
 on 9d. Orange-Brown
Black Opt.
Stamp
SA Type 5
Surcharge
29 - "TEN PENCE"
on 9d. Yellow
Blue Opt.

SA Type 6
Surcharge
30 - "TEN PENCE"
on 9d. Yellow
Black Opt.

SA Type 6
Surcharge
26 - "3 PENCE" on 4d. Blue  (Black Opt.)
27 - "3 PENCE" on 4d. Blue 
(Red Opt.)
28 - "8 PENCE" on 9d. Orange-Brown 
(Black Opt.)
29 - "TEN PENCE" on 9d. Yellow 
(Blue Opt.)
30 - "TEN PENCE"  on 9d. Yellow 
(Black Opt.)
1874    FIRST SIDEFACE SURCHARGES  Overprinted "OS"
31 - "3 PENCE"
on 4d. Blue

SA Type 4
Heavy OS
32 - "8 PENCE"
on 9d. Orange-Brown

SA Type 5
Heavy OS
31 - "3 PENCE" on 4d. Blue
32 - "8 PENCE" on 9d. Orange-Brown
1868-1911    SECOND SIDEFACE
33 - 1d. Green

SA Type 7
34 - 1d. Red

SA Type 7
35 - 2d. Orange

SA Type 8
36 - 2d. Violet

SA Type 8
33 - 1d. Green
34 - 1d. Red
35 - 2d. Orange
36 - 2d. Violet
1874    SECOND SIDEFACE  Overprinted "OS"
37a - 1d. Green
Stamp
SA Type 7
Heavy OS
37b - 1d. Green

SA Type 7
Slim OS
38 - 1d. Red
Stamp
SA Type 7
Wide OS

39a - 2d. Orange

SA Type 8
Heavy OS
39b - 2d. Orange
Stamp
SA Type 8
Slim OS
40 - 2d. Violet
Stamp
SA Type 8
Wide OS
37a - 1d. Green  (Heavy Opt.)
37b - 1d. Green
 (Slim Opt.)
38 - 1d. Red 
(Wide Opt.)
39a - 2d. Orange 
(Heavy Opt.)
39b - 2d. Orange 
(Slim Opt.)
40 - 2d. Violet 
(Wide Opt.)
1882    SECOND SIDEFACE SURCHARGE
41 - "HALF / PENNY"
on 1d. Green
Stamp
SA Type 9
Surcharge
41 - "HALF / PENNY" on 1d. Green
1882    SECOND SIDEFACE SURCHARGE  Overprinted "OS"
42 - "HALF / O.S. / PENNY"
on 1d. Green
Stamp
SA Type 9
Heavy OS
42 - "HALF / O.S. / PENNY" on 1d. Green
1883-1899    SECOND SIDEFACE  New Values
43 - ½d. Brown

SA Type 10
44 - 3d. Green

SA Type 11
45 - 4d. Violet

SA Type 12
46 - 6d. Blue

SA Type 13
43 - ½d. Brown
44 - 3d. Green
45 - 4d. Violet
46 - 6d. Blue
1884-1901    SECOND SIDEFACE NEW VALUES Overprinted "OS"
47 - ½d. Brown
Stamp
SA Type 10
Slim OS
48a - 4d. Violet

SA Type 12
Heavy OS

48b - 4d. Violet
Stamp
SA Type 12
Slim OS
48c   - 4d. Violet

SA Type 12
Wide OS

49a - 6d. Blue

SA Type 13
Heavy OS
49b - 6d. Blue

SA Type 13
Slim OS
49c   - 6d. Blue
Stamp
SA Type 13
Wide OS
47 - ½d. Brown  (Slim Opt.)
48a - 4d. Violet 
(Heavy Opt.)
48b - 4d. Violet
 (Slim Opt.)
48c  - 4d. Violet 
(Wide Opt.)
49a - 6d. Blue 
(Heavy Opt.)
48b - 4d. Violet 
(Slim Opt.)
49c  - 6d. Blue - 
(Wide Opt.)
1886-1895    LONG TYPE "POSTAGE & REVENUE"
50 - 2s6d. Mauve

SA Type 14
51 - 5s. Pink

SA Type 14
52 - 10s. Green

SA Type 14
53 - 15s. Brown

SA Type 14

54 - £1. Blue

SA Type 14
55 - £2. Red

SA Type 14
56 - 50s. Pink

SA Type 14
57 - £3. Green

SA Type 14
58 - £4. Yellow

SA Type 14

59 - £5. Grey

SA Type 14
60 - £5. Brown

SA Type 14
61 - £10. Bronze

SA Type 14
62 - £15. Silver

SA Type 14
63 - £20. Claret

SA Type 14
50 - 2s6d. Mauve
51 - 5s. Pink
52 - 10s. Green
53 - 15s. Brown
54 - £1. Blue
55 - £2. Red
56 - 50s. Pink
57 - £3. Green
58 - £4. Yellow
59 - £5. Grey
60 - £5. Brown
61 - £10. Bronze
62 - £15. Silver
63 - £20. Claret
1891    LONG TYPE "POSTAGE & REVENUE" Overprinted "OS" - Type 3a Very Wide
64 - 2s6d. Mauve
Stamp
SA Type 14
Very Wide OS
65 - 5s. Pink

SA Type 14
Very Wide OS
64 - 2s6d. Mauve
65 - 5s. Pink
1891-1895    SECOND SIDEFACE SURCHARGES
66 - 2½d. on 4d. Green
Stamp
SA Type 15
Surcharge
67 - 5d. on 6d. Brown
Stamp
SA Type 16
Surcharge
66 - 2½d. on 4d. Green
67 - 5d. on 6d. Brown
1891-1905    SECOND SIDEFACE SURCHARGES  Overprinted "OS"
68a - 2½d. on 4d. Green

SA Type 15
Heavy OS

68b - 2½d. on 4d. Green
Stamp
SA Type 15
Slim OS
69 - 5d. on 6d. Brown
Stamp
SA Type 16
Slim OS
68a - 2½d. on 4d. Green  (Heavy Opt.)
68b - 2½d. on 4d. Green 
(Slim Opt.)
69 - 5d. on 6d. Brown 
(Slim Opt.)
1894-1911    NEW VALUES
70 - 2½d. Violet
Stamp
SA Type 17
71 - 5d. Brown-Purple
Stamp
SA Type 18
72 - 2½d. Purple
Stamp
SA Type 17
70 - 2½d. Violet
71 - 5d. Brown-Purple
72 - 2½d. Purple
1897-1901    NEW VALUES  Overprinted "OS"  Type 2 Slim
73 - 2½d. Violet

SA Type 17
Slim OS
74 - 5d. Brown-Purple
Stamp
SA Type 18
Slim OS
75 - 2½d. Blue
Stamp
SA Type 17
Wide OS
73 - 2½d. Violet
74 - 5d. Brown-Purple
75 - 2½d. Blue
1912-1911    HALFPENNY TYPE
76 - ½d. Green
Stamp
SA Type 19
76 - ½d. Green
1900    HALFPENNY TYPE   Overprinted "OS"  Type 3 Wide
77 - ½d. Green
Stamp
SA Type 19
Wide OS
77 - ½d. Green OS
1902-1904     LONG TYPE   Thin "POSTAGE"
78 - 3d. Olive-Green

SA Type 20
79 - 4d. Orange

SA Type 20
80 - 6d. Green
Stamp
SA Type 20
81 - 8d. Blue

SA Type 20
82 - 9d. Claret

SA Type 20

83 - 10d. Orange-Buff

SA Type 20
84 - 1s. Brown

SA Type 20
85 - 2s6d. Violet

SA Type 20
86 - 5s. Rose

SA Type 20
87 - 10s. Green

SA Type 20
88 - £1. Blue

SA Type 20
78 - 3d. Olive-Green
79 - 4d. Orange
80 - 6d. Green
81 - 8d. Blue
82 - 9d. Claret
83 - 10d. Orange-Buff
84 - 1s. Brown
85 - 2s6d. Violet
86 - 5s. Rose
87 - 10s. Green
88 - £1. Blue
1904-1912    LONG TYPE   Thick "POSTAGE"
89 - 3d. Olive-Green

SA Type 21
90 - 4d. Orange

SA Type 21
91 - 6d. Green

SA Type 21
92 - 8d. Blue

SA Type 21
93 - 9d. Claret
Stamp
SA Type 21

94 - 10d. Orange-Buff

SA Type 21
95 - 1s. Brown

SA Type 21
96 - 2s6d. Violet

SA Type 21
97 - 5s. Rose

SA Type 21
98 - 10s. Green

SA Type 21
99 - £1. Blue

SA Type 21
89 - 3d. Olive-Green
90 - 4d. Orange
91 - 6d. Green
92 - 8d. Blue
93 - 9d. Claret
94 - 10d. Orange-Buff
95 - 1s. Brown
96 - 2s6d. Violet
97 - 5s. Rose
98 - 10s. Green
99 - £1. Blue

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