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India 1854 issue - India 1854 issue, 4 Annas forgeries - 1855-1865 issues- 1866-1902
issues - 1902, King Edward VII issues
- 1911, King George V issues - 1937, King George VI issues
cancels on early stamps - Miscellaneous - Indian States, fiscal stamps
Indian states: Bogus issues - Alwar - Bamra - Barwani - Bhopal - Bhor - Bundi - Bussahir - Cashmir - Charkhari - Cochin - Datia (Duttia) - Dhar - Faridkot - Holkar (Indore) - Hyderabad (Haiderabad) - Jaipur - Jammu and Kashmir, circulars - Jammu and Kashmir 1866, 'old rectangular' issues - Jammu and Kashmir 1878, 'new rectangular' issues - Jhalawar, Jhind - Kishengarh - Las Bela - Morvi - Nandgaon - Nawanagar - Nepal - Orcha - Poonch - Rajpipla - Scinde - Sirmoor - Soruth (Saurashtra) - Travancore - Wadhwan
Chamba - Nabha - Faridkot (overprint on stamps of India) - Gwalior - Jhind - Patiala (Puttialla)
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The first stamps to be issued in India, were those of Scinde in 1852, example:
India 1854 issue, 4 Annas forgeries
1902, King Edward VII issues, example:
Stamp of India, overprinted for Gwalior in Indian characters
1911, King George V issues, example:
1937, King George VI issues, example:
King George VI
In 1947 India became independent and issued 3 stamps with inscription '15th AUG 1947' (3 values)
Map of India, very common more modern stamp of India issued first in 1957, it exists in many values. These stamps also exists with 'U.N.FORCE INDIA CONGO' overprint (1962) and with Indian overprint (1957).
Warning: Most stamps of the Indian States have been heavily forged!
Some stamps that are hard to identify:
Dagger design: Alwar and Bundi
Hyderabad, postal stationery
Jasdan issue, 1946. Next to it a modern forgery of this stamp.
Cashmir, circular issues (left) - Jammu and Kashmir 1866, 'old rectangular' issues (middle) - Jammu and Kashmir 1878, 'new rectangular' issues (right)
Examples of stamps of Nepal:
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