Mauritius 1863-1872 Victoria wmrk CC

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Description[edit]

  • Issue Dates : 1863 - 1872
  • Designed by :
  • Printed by : De La Rue
  • Print Process : Typo
  • Perforations : 14
  • Watermark: crown CC
  • Catalogue Michel N°s 27-37, Stanley Gibbons N°s 56-72.

Portrait of Queen Victoria with diadem looking left. MAURITIUS on top. Shades. First use of paper with watermark in Mauritius.

Used stamps[edit]

1 penny purple-brown B53 SG56.
1 penny brown SG57
1 penny bistre issue 1872 B53 SG58.
2 pence pale blue 16 SG59.
3 pence red SG61
4 pence rose B53 SG62.
6 pence lilac SG63
6 pence yellow-green issue 1865 SG64
6 pence blue-green 7 SG65.
9 pence green
10 pence brown-rose
1 shilling orange
1 shilling blue issue 1866 B53 SG69.
5 shilling lilac