Security markings on British Malaya Stamps

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Company Names Starting with: "A"

Updated: 15 Sept 2015
Total Items: 11
Please use the item's ID number - orange box - when communicating about it.

A0100
A. A. ANTHONY & Co. / PENANG
 
Triple oval ( 2.5 mm letters ) violet

updated: 1 May 2006

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Image from the author's collection

Identified by H. A. Cartwright, 1 May 2006

 


A0200
A. K. E. HAMPSHIRE / SELANGOR
 
Double oval ( 50 mm x 30 mm, 3 mm letters ) violet

updated: 16 March 2007

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Both stamps are cancelled KULA LUMPUR, the left stamp on 9 April 1901 and the right stamp on 2 March 1896

Image from the author's collection

 



A0250
A. P. R. VAN BEUSEKON, JR. / Singapore
 
two lines, no frame, violet

updated: 31 March 2015

   A-P-R-Van-Beusekom

Click the image to see the PSC containing the handstamp.

Image from the author's collection

 



A0300
A. L. JOHNSTON & Co / SINGAPORE.
 
No frame, 2 lines ( 35 mm x 6 mm, 1.5 mm letters ) black or blue

updated: 1 Jan. 2006

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Image from the author's collection


A0400
A. LIEBERT / PENANG

On two Lines, violet

updated: 21 Aug 2014

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Image from the author's collection

   
 
A0500
ADAMSON, GILFILLAN & CO LTD / ??
 
Single oval ( ?? mm x ?? mm, 3.5 mm letters ) violet

updated: 7 Nov. 2004

Image from the author's collection

 

 

A0600
ALMEIDA & CO. / SINGAPORE
 
Triple Oval, violet

updated: 18 Aug 2014

  A086-5

Click the image to see the Postal Stationery Card

Image from the author's collection 



A0700
ALMEIDA & SONS / SINGAPORE
 
Double Oval (Estimated 33 mm x 19 mm, 2 - 2.5 mm letters) violet

updated: 29 Nov. 2006

 

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Image from the author's collection

 

  

A0800
ARTHUR BARKER & Co. / Chinese characters / SINGAPORE
 
Triple oval ( Estimated 42 mm x 23 mm, 2.5 mm letters ) violet

updated: 13 April 2008

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Image from the author's collection
  • Can someone translate the central Chinese inscription?

 

A0900
Arthur Knecht / c/o Schiffmann, Heer & Cie. / Penang
 
No frame ( 57 mm x 21 mm, 3 to 5 mm letters ) green

updated: 15 Nov 2014

From one of two similar 1904 covers PENANG to SWITZERLAND

 

 

A1000
AUSTROHUNGARIAN  CONSULATE / SINGAPORE
 
Double oval, purple

updated: 15 Sept 2015

AUSTROHUNGARIAN-CONSULATE

Image thanks to Michael Waugh

  • The cover was mailed in Singapore on 12 June 1888 to the The Duke of Parma (1848-1907)
  • Thanks to Michael Waugh & John Wilson for information identifying the chop.
  • D. Brandt was appointed the Consul in Singapore in 1882 and was still in the post as late as 1903.

 



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