Mauritius 1859 Litho Dardenne

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Description[edit]

  • Issue Date : 12 December 1859
  • Designed by : L.A. Dardenne
  • Printed by :
  • Print Process : Litho
  • Perforations : None
  • Watermark:
  • Catalogue Michel N°s 7-8, Stanley Gibbons N°s 41-44.

Portrait of Queen Victoria with diadem looking left. MAURITIUS on top.

Stamps[edit]

There are colour shades.

1 penny red SG41a
1 penny dull vermilion SG42-Mi7
2 pence slate-blue SG43
2 pence blue SG43a-Mi8
2 pence pale blue SG44

Covers[edit]

2 d pair on cover to La Réunion. Sold 15,000 SF in 1992 by Corinphila.