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INDIAN STATES, Orcha, Poonch and Rajpipla

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Many forgeries exist: see the excellent site http://www.princelystates.com/CurrentIssue/ff-04-01a.shtml for more information.


ORCHA

1900 Arms of Orcha (sometimes very badly printed )

  1/4 a blue
  1/2 a brown
  1/2 a green
  1 a violet
  1 a red
  2 a yellow
  2 a brown
  4 a blue
  4 a orange

Crude forgery:

For more information on forgeries: http://www.princelystates.com/CurrentIssue/ff-04-01d.shtml


POONCH

Poonch issued stamps from 1876 onwards. In 1894 Poonch stopped using its own stamps.

1876

  1 p red
  1 p black (official stamp)
  6 p red

1879

  1/2 a red
  1/2 a black (official stamp)
  1 a red
  1 a black (official stamp)
  2 a red
  2 a black (official stamp)
  4 a red
  4 a black (official stamp)

RAJPIPLA

1880 Arms of Rajpipla

1 p blue 2 a green 4 a red


(reduced sizes)

  1 p blue
  2 a green
  4 a brown

I've been told that there are 64 varieties of the 1 p.

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 p ***** 
2 a***R 
4 a***R 

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