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1/2 p grey (overprint black) 1/2 p grey (overprint red) 1 p red 2 p yellow 6 p blue 1 Sh green 2 Sh 6 p yellow 5 Sh black 10 Sh brown
Inverted overprints exist (I have seen a 1/2 p red inverted overprint, a 1 Sh and a 5 Sh with inverted overprint). I have also seen the 1/2 p with a double red overprint. These stamps overprinted 'Swazieland.' (with dot behind the word) are reprints.
Value of the stamps
vc = very common c = common * = not so common ** = uncommon
*** = very uncommon R = rare RR = very rare RRR = extremely rare
|1/2 p||***||***||Overprint black|
|1/2 p||***||***||Overprint red|
|2 Sh 6 p||RR||RR|
|10 Sh||RRR||RRR||Only 300 stamps issued|
Examples of forged overprints:
From 1933 onwards Swazieland issued stamps again, example:
Example: fiscal stamp of Transvaal, overprinted 'Swaziland.' issued in 1904:
The values 1 Sh green and lilac, 2 Sh brown and lilac, 2 Sh 6 p orange and black, 5 Sh black and lilac, 10 Sh grey and blue, 1 Pound black and green and 5 Pounds black and lilac exist.
Other fiscal stamps exist, for example the overprint 'Swaziland Revenue only' on stamps of Transvaal.