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Australia postage stamp: Centenary of Western Australia | by karen horton
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Australia postage stamp: Centenary of Western Australia

c. 1929

 

designed by G. Pitt-Morrison, engraving by Frank D. Manley

 

"This stamp was released to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the founding of Western Australia, the design incorporates a Swan as the central figure, with Kangaroo Paws (W. A. State Flower) & Eucalyptus flowers & leaves, an Official stamp punctured OS was also issued for Government use." —text via Australian Stamp Catalogue

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Taken on March 22, 2010