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Roneo Neopost Model 105 Postal Franking Machine No.RNX 3029

1999.0013.0062

Roneo Neopost Model 105 Postal Franking Machine No.RNX 3029

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Physical description

Grey metal square franking machine with a blue rim at the base. The top left counter reads "630293" and the top right one reads "00007" beneath which "slogan cut.out" and "repeat" are written in red paint. A plate on the back reads "Manufactured by Roneo - Neopost Ltd / Lion House, Richmond, Surrey, England. / Machine No. RNX 3029 / Unit .04". Other labels attached to the top of the machine include "Neopost 105", "Please change date daily", "Y416 64", and a Roneo Vickers Sales and Service Sticker.

Statement of significance

This collection consists of 87 items from the New South Wales historical section of Australia Post. The items range from furnishings that were used for the opening of the Sydney GPO in 1874 to telephones, signs, posters, and postal boxes. The material covers a period of over one hundred years of postal service in Australia.

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