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Stamps of India overprinted with 'GWALIOR' and indian text

1885 Indian text below

  1/2 a green
  1 a brown
  1 a 6 p brown
  2 a blue
  4 a green
  6 a brown
  8 a lilac
  1 R grey

These stamps have watermark 'Star', except for the values 4 a and 6 a, which have watermark 'Elephant head'.

Value of the stamps

vc = very common
c  = common
*  = not so common
** = uncommon
*** = very uncommon
R   = rare
RR  = very rare
RRR = extremely rare
ValueUnusedUsedRemarks
1/2 aRRRR 
1 aRRRR 
1 a 6 pRRRR 
2 aRRR 
4 aRRRR 
6 aRRRR 
8 aRRRR 
1 RRRRR 

 

1886 Queen Victoria, indian text on top

3 p red 1/2 p green 9 p red 1 a brown 1 a 6 p brown 2 p blue 2 a 6 p green 3 a orange 8 a lilac 12 a lilac on red 1 R grey 1 R red and green

  3 p red (1899)
  3 p grey (1901)
  1/2 a green
  1/2 a green (overprint red)
  9 p red
  1 a brown
  1 a red
  1 a 6 p brown
  2 a blue
  2 a blue (overprint red)
  2 a violet
  2 a 6 p green
  2 a 6 p blue
  3 a orange
  4 a green (overprint red)
  4 a green
  6 a brown
  8 a lilac
  12 a lilac on red
  1 R grey (overprint red)
  1 R grey
  1 R red and green

Larger size

2 R brown and red

  2 R brown and red
  3 R green and brown
  5 R violet and blue

Value of the stamps

vc = very common
c  = common
*  = not so common
** = uncommon
*** = very uncommon
R   = rare
RR  = very rare
RRR = extremely rare
ValueUnusedUsedRemarks
3 p red** 
3 p greyRRRR 
1/2 a** 
1/2 a***Overprint red
Two shades of green
9 pRRRR 
1 a brown*** 
1 a red** 
1 a 6 p** 
2 a blue *** 
2 a blueRRRed overprint
2 a violet**** 
2 a 6 p green****** 
2 a 6 p blue****** 
3 a**** 
4 a RRRRRed overprint
4 a**** 
6 a****** 
8 a****** 
12 a****** 
1 R grey****** 
1 R greyRRRed overprint
1 R red and green ****** 
2 RR*** 
3 RRR*** 
5 RRRR 

 

1903 Overprint 'GWALIOR' and indian text on King Edward stamps of India

  3 p grey
  1/2 a green (Postage)
  1/2 a green (Postage & Revenue)
  1 a red (Postage)
  1 a red (Postage & Revenue)
  2 a violet
  2 a 6 p blue
  3 a orange
  4 a olive
  6 a yellow
  8 a lilac
  12 a lilac on red
  1 R red and green

Larger size

  2 R brown and red
  3 R green and brown
  5 R violet and blue

Value of the stamps

vc = very common
c  = common
*  = not so common
** = uncommon
*** = very uncommon
R   = rare
RR  = very rare
RRR = extremely rare
ValueUnusedUsedRemarks
3 p greycc 
1/2 a**Postage
1/2 a**Postage & Revenue
1 a**Postage
1 a **Postage & Revenue
2 a*** 
2 a 6 p****** 
3 a*** 
4 a**** 
6 a***** 
8 a***** 
12 a****** 
1 R****** 
2 RRR 
3 RRRRR 
5 RRRRR 

 

1912 Overprinted 'GWALIOR' on King George stamps

  3 p grey
  1/2 a green (Postage & Revenue)
  1/2 a green (Postage)
  1 a red
  1 a brown
  1 a 3 p lilac
  1 1/2 a red
  2 a violet (Postage & Revenue)
  2 a violet (Postage)
  2 a 6 p blue
  2 a 6 p orange
  3 a orange
  3 a blue
  4 a olive (Postage & Revenue)
  4 a olive (Postage)
  6 a yellow
  8 a lilac
  12 a red

Larger size

  1 R green and brown
  2 R brown and red
  5 R violet and blue
  10 R red and green
  15 R olive and blue
  25 R blue and orange

 

After 1920 several other stamps were issued. Examples:

1922 issue


Official stamps

1895 Stamps of India, Queen Victoria, overprinted with indian text only

  3 p red
  3 p grey
  1/2 a green
  1 a brown
  1 a red
  2 a blue
  2 a violet
  4 a green
  8 a lilac
  1 R red and green

Value of the stamps

vc = very common
c  = common
*  = not so common
** = uncommon
*** = very uncommon
R   = rare
RR  = very rare
RRR = extremely rare
ValueUnusedUsedRemarks
3 p red*** 
3 p grey** 
1/2 a*c 
1 a brown*c 
1 a red*** 
2 a blue*** 
2 a violet**** 
4 a**** 
8 a****** 
1 R****** 

 

1903 Stamps of India, King Edward, overprinted with indian text only

  3 p grey
  1/2 a green (2 types; 'Postage' or 'Postage&Revenue')
  1 a red (2 types; 'Postage' or 'Postage&Revenue')
  2 a violet
  4 a olive
  8 a lilac
  1 R red and green

Value of the stamps

vc = very common
c  = common
*  = not so common
** = uncommon
*** = very uncommon
R   = rare
RR  = very rare
RRR = extremely rare
ValueUnusedUsedRemarks
3 p *c 
1/2 a*cBoth types
1 a *c'Postage&Revenue: *
2 a *** 
4 a**** 
8 a***** 
1 R****** 

 

1913 Stamps of India, King George, overprinted with indian text only

  3 p grey
  1/2 a green
  1 a red
  2 a violet
  4 a olive
  8 a lilac
  1 R green and brown

After 1920 several other stamps were issued. Example:


Envelopes, etc

Envelopes of India were overprinted with two snakes and a sun and the text 'GWALIOR', examples:

 


 

FARIDKOT

1886 Stamps of India, overprinted 'FARIDKOT'

8 a lilac

  3 p red (1900)
  1/2 a green
  1 a brown
  2 a blue
  3 a orange
  4 a olive
  6 a brown
  8 a lilac
  12 a lilac on red (1900)
  1 R grey
  1 R red and green (1893)

Value of the stamps

vc = very common
c  = common
*  = not so common
** = uncommon
*** = very uncommon
R   = rare
RR  = very rare
RRR = extremely rare
ValueUnusedUsedRemarks
3 p ****** 
1/2 a** 
1 a**** 
2 a****** 
3 a****** 
4 a****** 
6 a****** 
8 aRR 
12 aRRRR 
1 R greyRRRR 
1 R red and green RRRR 

 

1886 Official stamps, stamps of India, overprinted 'FARIDKOT' and 'SERVICE'

  1/2 a green
  1 a brown
  2 a blue
  3 a orange
  4 a green
  6 a brown
  8 a lilac
  1 R grey
  1 R red and green

Value of the stamps

vc = very common
c  = common
*  = not so common
** = uncommon
*** = very uncommon
R   = rare
RR  = very rare
RRR = extremely rare
ValueUnusedUsedRemarks
1/2 a**** 
1 a**** 
2 a****** 
3 a****** 
4 a****** 
6 aRR 
8 a****** 
1 R grey RRRR 
1 R red and green RRRR 

From 1901 on unoverprinted stamps of India were used in Faridkot.

 

Postal Stationery

Postcards of India overprinted with 'FARIDKOT STATE' and arms, example:


(reduced size)


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