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1890 Stamps of Straits Settlements overprinted 'PAHANG'

2 c red Image reproduced with permission from: http://www.sandafayre.com

2 c red
(Reduced sizes)

  2 c red (3 types)
  8 c yellow 
  10 c violet

Value of the stamps

vc = very common
c  = common
*  = not so common
** = uncommon
*** = very uncommon
R   = rare
RR  = very rare
RRR = extremely rare
ValueUnusedUsedRemarks
2 c****3 main types, several subtypes
Cheapest type: **, others *** to R
8 cRRRR 
10 cR*** 
Surcharged as well

'PAHANG TWO CENTS' on 24 c green
(Reduced size)

  'Two CENTS' on 24 c green (4 types)

Two types exist with 'Two' slanting, two others with straight 'Two'.

Value of the stamps

vc = very common
c  = common
*  = not so common
** = uncommon
*** = very uncommon
R   = rare
RR  = very rare
RRR = extremely rare
ValueUnusedUsedRemarks
2 c on 24 c******Cheapest types: ***, others R

 

1892 Jumping tiger

1 c green 2 c red 5 c blue

  1 c green
  2 c red
  5 c blue

These stamps have watermark 'CA Crown' and perforation 14.

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 c** 
2 c** 
5 c**** 


(Reduced sizes, taken from a Siegel auction catalogue)


(Images taken from a Shreves auction)

The 5 c blue exists bisected with handwritten overprint 2 c (lower half) or 3 c (upper half) and 'J.F.O.' for Kuala Lipis (very rare). The overprint exists in red or black. The following stamps has not yet been bisected:

Image reproduced with permission from: http://www.sandafayre.com
(Image reproduced with permission from: http://www.sandafayre.com)

Value of the stamps

vc = very common
c  = common
*  = not so common
** = uncommon
*** = very uncommon
R   = rare
RR  = very rare
RRR = extremely rare
ValueUnusedUsedRemarks
2 c on 5 cRR 
3 c on 5 cRR 

 

1895 Tigerhead

4 c lilac and red 2 c lilac and olive

  3 c lilac and red
  4 c lilac and red
  5 c lilac and olive

These stamps have watermark 'CA Crown' and perforation 14.

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 c** 
4 c**1899?
5 c** 

Surcharged

4 c on 5 c lilac and yellow

  'Four cents.' and bar on 5 c lilac and yellow

Value of the stamps

vc = very common
c  = common
*  = not so common
** = uncommon
*** = very uncommon
R   = rare
RR  = very rare
RRR = extremely rare
ValueUnusedUsedRemarks
4 c on 5 c**** 

 

1898 Stamps of Perak overprinted with 'PAHANG'

10 c lilac and orange 25 c green and red

  10 c lilac and orange
  25 c green and red
  50 c green and black
  50 c lilac and black
  1 $ dark green and light green
  5 $ green 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
10 c** 
25 c****** 
50 c green and blackR*** 
50 c lilac and blackRR 
1 $RR 
5 $RRRR 
Surcharged

  'Pahang Four cents' on 8 c lilac and blue

A non-issued 50 $ on 5 $ green and blue seems to exist. I have never seen this stamp.

Value of the stamps

vc = very common
c  = common
*  = not so common
** = uncommon
*** = very uncommon
R   = rare
RR  = very rare
RRR = extremely rare
ValueUnusedUsedRemarks
4 c on 8 c** 

The overprint 'Pahang Four cents' (as in the above listed stamp) and 'Pahang Five cents' was also applied to pieces of paper (there was a lack of stamps to be overprinted, these overprints are very rare, second image reproduced with permission from: http://www.sandafayre.com):

Image obtained from a Shreves auction Image reproduced with permission from: http://www.sandafayre.com
(piece of paper with same overprint)

 

Pahang stopped issuing stamps from 1902 to 1935. It then continued issuing stamps.


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