The Army Telegraph Stamps

These stamps were issued for use in Ashantee.  The 1d. through 2s 6d. were used in Great Britain during Autmn manuavers in 1896.  The £5 was first used in October 1899 in South Africa.   All but the £5 were previously issued with surcharges for use in Egypt, Bechuanaland, Suakim in  1884, 1885, and Egypt in 1887.

Watermarked Crown  Perforated 14


Watermarked Orb Perforated 14


Watermarked VR Perforated 13-1/2


Watermarked Two Orbs Sideways Perforated 14 x 13-1/2


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