Security markings on British Malaya Stamps

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Company Names Starting with: "K"

Updated: 9 July 2015
Total Items: 22
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K0100
KAISERLICH DEUTSCHES CONSULAT / IN SINGAPORE
 
Single oval ( Estimated Diameter 25 mm, 2.5 mm serif letters ) blue

updated: 9 July 2015


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Images from the author's collection

KDK_2cbrown_ETan.jpg

Image from E. Tan [Feb 2008]

  • There is a similar chop used at Bangkok

 

 

K0200
KALTENBACH, ENGLER & CO. / SINGAPORE
 
Double oval ( Estimated Diameter 24 mm, 3 mm letters ) blue

updated: 6 April 2007

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Stamp images from the author's collection

  • seen in blue on a 29 Jun. 1872 cover SINGAPORE to LYON, France

 

 

K030
KALTENBACH, FISCHER
 
No frame, 1 line ( Estimated 36 mm, 3 mm serif letters ) violet

updated: 6 April 2007

Image from the author's collection

 

 

K0400
KALTENBACH, FISCHER & Co. / — — / date / — — / SINGAPORE
 
Single circle ( Diameter 30 mm, 3 mm letters ) red

updated: 6 April 2007

Click the image to see the entire stamp

Dated 10 July 1883

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Images from the author's collection

  • the "o" in "Co" is raised and the stop is underneath
  • seen in red on a 25 October 1874 cover to Wien ( Vienna ), Austria
  • seen in red on a 19 June 1879 cover to Nantes, France
  • seen in red on a 1 July 1885 cover to Berlin, Germany

 

K0500
KALTENBACH, FISCHER & Co. / date / SINGAPORE
 
Double circle ( Diameter 25 mm, 3 mm letters ) blue

updated: 6 April 2007

Image from the author's collection

 

 

K0600
KALTENBACH, ENGLER & CO. / SINGAPORE & SAIGON
 
Double oval ( Estimated 35 mm x 16 mm, 2 mm letters ) blue, violet

updated: 6 April 2007

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Images from the author's collection

An Indian stamp cancelled B /172

Image from the author's collection

  • seen in blue on 1867 ( 16 February ) cover using four Indian stamps from MANILA to LANGNAU, SWITZERLAND [AC0006, lot 703]
  • seen in blue on 1867 ( 16 October ) cover using to SHANGHAI [AC0006, lot 726]
  • seen in blue on 1869 ( 2 March) stampless cover from SINGAPORE to MARSEILLES.

 

K0700
... Katz Brothers / SINGAPORE
 
No frame, 2 lines ( Estimated 52 mm x 10 mm, 2.5-3 mm letters ) violet

updated: 1 Jan. 2006

Image from the author's collection

 


K0800
KATZ BROTHERS / date / PENANG
 
No frame, 3 lines ( 62 mm x 22 mm, 3.5 serif mm letters ) blue

updated: 11 Nov. 2006

Dated 30 Sept. 1878

Image from the author's collection

 

 

K0900
KATZ BROTHERS / — + — / date / PENANG / EXPORT DEPARTMENT
 
Single oval ( Estimated 47 mm x 28 mm, 2.5-3 mm serif letters ) blue, black

updated: 14 April 2007

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Images from the author's collection

  • date & "EXPORT DEPARTMENT" without serifs

 

 

K1000
KATZ BROTHERS / 33 BEACH ST. / PENANG
 
Double oval ( Estimated 47 mm x 25 mm, 3.5-4 mm letters ) blue

updated: 1 Jan. 2006

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Image from the author's collection

 

 

K1100
KATZ BROTHERS / PENANG.
 
Triple circle ( Diameter 48 mm, 3-3.5 mm letters ) violet

updated: 1 Jan. 2006

Canceled PENANG 1896

Image from the author's collection

  • the fleuron is a Maltese Cross

 

 

K1200
KATZ BROTHERS / SINGAPORE
 
Double oval ( Estimated 46 mm x 24 mm, 3 mm letters ) blue

updated: 30 Dec. 2006

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Image from the author's collection

 

 

K1300
KATZ BROTHERS LTD / SINGAPORE
 
Quadruple circle ( Diameter 49 mm, 3.5 mm letters ) violet

updated: 15 Nov 2014

Cancelled SINGAPORE 1889 and 1899

Image from the author's collection

  • the fleuron is an asterisk

 

 

K1400
KATZ BROTHERS, / PENANG.
 
Double oval ( 35 mm x 22 mm, 2.5 mm letters ) violet

updated: 10 Nov. 2006

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Dated 29 June 1881

Image from the author's collection

 

 

K1500
KATZ BRO.'S / SINGAPORE / SINGAPORE & PENANG.
 
Double oval (Estimated 45 mm x 25 mm, 3 mm letters ) violet

updated: 11 Nov. 2006

Cancelled B/172 = SINGAPORE

Image from the author's collection

 

 

K1600
KAUFMAN / PENANG.
 
Double oval, violet

updated: 21 Aug 2014

KM

Image from the author's collection

 

K1700
KELLY & WALSH / SINGAPORE
 
Triple oval ( Estimated 35 mm x 25 mm, 2.5 mm letters ) violet

updated: 1 Jan. 2006

Image from the author's collection

 

 

K1800
KHEAN GUAN
 
No frame, 1 line ( 20 mm, 2.5 mm letters ) black, violet

updated: 1 Jan. 2006

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Images from the author's collection

  • probably the name of a private Malay citizen

 

 

K1900
KIM. CHING & Co.
 
No frame, Single Line (Estimate 30 mm, 2.5 mm serif letters ) black

updated: 6 April 2007

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Images from the author's collection

  • Identified by Lawrence Tan, a descendant [ 2 April 2007]

 




K1950
Koninklyke Paketvaart Maatschappij
Royal Packet Nav. Coy. of …
For the Agent at Singapore
 
Three lines, violet

updated: 30 Oct 2014

 KPM SIBOGA-CDS
KPM-larger

Images from M.F. Hartkamp

  • The stamp is cancelled SIBOGA 4. 9. 18. 4-5V (or N). The port city is now know as Sibolda. It is located on the west coast of North Sumatra province, in Indonesia facing the Indian Ocean.


K2000
KUMPERS & Co / SINGAPORE
 
Double oval ( 32 mm x 22 mm, 2.5 mm letters ) red

updated: 1 Jan. 2006

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Click the image on the left to see the entire stamp

Image from the author's collection

  • the "o" of "Co" is raised

 

 

K2100
KUMPERS & Co / SINGAPORE
 
Single oval ( Estimated 43 mm x 21 mm, 2.5 mm letters ) red

updated: 1 Jan. 2006

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Images from the author's collection

 

 


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