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Post  zana.d on Wed 4 Mar - 14:45

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Post  Ev on Wed 4 Mar - 16:12

I see that servimg is cutting the end off you pic zana like it did to mine the other day....
If you repost the pic using the smaller pic size.... 360 or something it should show all of the pic and I will put it into the Crown Lynn Gallery along with my Taniwha stamp dish Smile
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Post  Ev on Mon 1 Jul - 13:57

There were three of these dishes made for Foreman, Waikato in 1969.  
The shape number of the dish is 8010 and they were made on the Ram Press.
It seems that these were some of the first stamps issued when decimal currency began.

d545 - 15c stamp - Tiki [Greenstone]
d546 - 20c stamp - Maori Rock Drawing [Taniwha]
d547 - $1 stamp - Tasman Glacier

http://stamps.nzpost.co.nz/new-zealand/1967/decimal-pictorials-high-values

Here is my Taniwha stamp dish that I happily paid $100 for from an Antique shop about 10 years ago, which was before my Trademe days, as I thought I may never see one again!





I have never seen the Tiki Stamp dish, if anyone has please let us know.


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Post  mumof1 on Mon 1 Jul - 14:17

Very nice too! It seems the Tasman Glacier one is more common. I have never seen a Tiki one though. Has anyone?
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Post  gloworm on Sat 30 Dec - 17:51

Current listing of Crown Lynn ashtray with 15c Tiki stamp
https://www.trademe.co.nz/Browse/Listing.aspx?id=1502359645
may be of interest for some
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Post  Kat & Co. on Sat 30 Dec - 18:16

Wow!!!
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Post  Ev on Sat 30 Dec - 18:40

I am besotted, as this is the missing stamp in our Patterns Catalogue, but at $28 plus postage I'm trying to keep at arms length arghhh
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