Category Archive for 'British India'

Queen Victoria 1 anna Dull Red Pair SG 12, SG 13, SG 15 Very Fine Used with  and without  margin DieI:- Printing of these stamps commenced on 26th July 1854 and continued into August. In stamps of Die I, however, the small bob of red  projecting from hair into the chignon is always visible. Die […]

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Queen Victoria 1854 2 anna Green Shades Fine Used Horizontal Strip of 3 with Large Margin All Round with exceptionally with external frame lines clearly visible around each impression. Most Unusual Strip of 4 on original piece tied large margin, 10 x 9 dots, Rare 9 bar cancellation. The 2 anna was also printed on […]

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Queen Victoria 1854 2 anna Green Genuine, Reprint postally used Contributed By:- From the exhibits of Collector

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Queen Victoria 1 anna Dull Red Pair SG 14 Very Fine Used with good margin Die II:- With More lines in the chingon than in Die I, and with white curved line wher Chingon joins head These stamps were printed in August and September 1854

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On 1 November 1858, Her Majesty Queen Victoria assuned the government of the territories in India ” heretofore administered in trust by the Honourable East India Company”. 1866 Fiscal Stamp 6 anna Overprinted in Green SG 66 used on Piece                  

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Coronation Durbar – Queen Empress’s Camp Post Office Type A – 1911 The Delhi Durbar meaning ” Court Of Delhi”, was a mass assembly at Coronation Park, Delhi, India, to mark the coronation of a King and Queen of the United Kingdom. Also known as the Imperial Durbar, it was held three times, in 1877, […]

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Postal History – Overprinted India British Postal Order. Rare and unusual postal order used from India. 20 Shillings British Postal order overprinted India, Ratlam Money Order CDS dated 24.10.1932. At reverse at instruction No.4,first three lines are double printed.

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FDC – Isle of Man – Sir Mark Cubbon  Bi- Centenary Sir Mark Cubbon was born in Isle Of Man on 02 Oct 1785. He was granted Cadetship in Indian Army in 1801 and took Mysore as his second Home . He was appointed Commissioner of Mysore in 1834 and rose to the rank of […]

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India Stamps – Traffic Light – New Alignment Mark- 2010 Issues A new type of alignment mark has been seen along with Traffic Lights on stamps printed at ISP, Nashik.  NINETEEN (19) Issues of 2009  were issued with this  new type of alignment mark. The Eighth  Issue of 2010 with this TL mark is Princely […]

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Stamps India –INDIPEX 2011- PRINCELY STATES – By India Post India Post issued a set of Four stamps and a Miniature Sheet on Princely States on 06 Oct 2010. This issue is part of INDIPEX – 2011 PROMOTION .The states are Indore (Holkar) , Bamra , Sirmoor and Cochin Anchal. INDIA POST had issued the […]

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Postal Stationery (British India) King Edward VII, Post Card Overprint 1 1/2 a in Black on 1 a Carmine King Edward VII

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Postal Stationery (British India) King George V, Envelope 9p in Black on 1/2 a Green on white thick laid paper, Knife 11 Size:-120 x 94mm

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Postal Stationery (British India) King George V, Envelope 1a in Black on 1/2 a Green on white thick laid paper, Knife 11 Size:-120 x 94mm

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