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Friday, November 25, 2011

Indian Princely State Mysore Fiscal Court fee and Revenue Stamps

Mysore state formerly Mysore Agency ; now in Karnataka state. area of state was 29,475 square miles  ,and population of state was 65,57,302 in 1931. Privy purse of state on the time of accession was Rs.26,00,000
Court fees stamps :--
Type - 12, used in 1925-70, Perf. 13-1/2, Wove paper, Watermark "MYSORE / COURT FEE"

Watermark of stamps

1 Anna, red-orange

1 Anna, orange

1 Anna, red-orange-yellow

4 Annas, green

6 Annas, dull blue

12 Annas, brown

12 Annas, dark brown

Revenue stamps :--
Type-26, used in 1920-30, size 19x25mm., Perf. 13

1 Anna, red

Type-27, used in 1925-30, size 23x32mm., Perf.14.

 1 Anna, red

Transfer Duty :--
Type-30, used in 1874, size 32x33mm., Perf.10-1/2. Wove paper.
1 Anna, blue

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Great way to spread fiscal knowledge
Col J Dutta