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War between the Boers and the English

Issues for Mafeking, man on bicycle, inscription 'LOCAL POST'

Image obtained from a Shreves auction

1 p blue on blue

Issue for Mafeking, Baden Powell, inscription 'Mafeking 1900 Siege Postage Threepence'

3 p blue on blue

1900 Stamps of Cape of Good hope overprinted 'MAFEKING BESIEGED'


(Reduced size)

  1 p on 1/2 p green
  1 p on 1/2 p green (other type)
  3 p on 1 p red
  6 p on 3 p lilac
  1 Sh on 4 p green

Be careful, the Mafeking overprints have been forged!

1900 Stamps of British Bechuanaland overprinted 'MAFEKING BESIEGED', examples:

Certified genuine stamp Image obtained from a Shreves auction

  '1 d' on 1/2 p orange
  '1 d' on 4 p brown and green
  '1 d' on 6 p lilac on red
  '2 d' on 1 Sh green
  '3 d' on 1 p lilac
  '6 d' on 2 p green and red
  '6 d' on 3 p lilac on yellow
  '1 S' on 6 p lilac on red

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