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Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Indian Princely State Benares Fiscal Court fee and Revenue Stamps

Indian Princely State Benares Fiscal Court fee and Revenue Stamps :--
Benares state is formerly Gwalior Residency, now in Uttar Pradesh State , area of state was 2,266 KM2 ,and population of state was 3,91,163 in 1930, Privy purse of state on the time of accession (15Th Oct.1948 ) was Rs.2,80,000.
Court fee stamps :--
Type-10, used in 1940-48, size of stamps 75x33mm. Perf. 14, Wove paper.

Court fee, Two Annas,pale green



Court fee, Eight Annas, violet

Type-10, overprinted "KASHI RAJYA " size of stamps 75x33mm. Perf. 14, Wove paper.

Court fee, Eight Annas, Overprinted Eight Annas on Eight Annas In Hindi.

 Court fee, Ten Rupees, Overprinted Ten Rupees on Ten Rupees In Hindi.


Revenue stamps :--
Type-20,issued in 1915-30, size of stamps 23x30mm. Perf. 14, Wove paper.
Revenue stamps , One Anna, deep scarlet

2 comments:

COOLSOMEONE said...

Its good to see this really felt awesome, dont you have more of the state related stamps or even coins ??

COOLSOMEONE said...

Its good to see this really felt awesome, dont you have more of the state related stamps or even coins ??