Security markings on British Malaya Stamps

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Company Names Starting with: "V"

Updated: 15 Nov 2014
Total Items: 4
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V0100
V. CH. VALTRINY & Co. / FORMERLY / POISSON VALTRINY & Co. / SINGAPORE
 
Double oval ( Estimated 38 mm x 26 mm, 3 mm letters ) red

updated: 23 June 2008

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Images from the author's collection

  • the "o" of "Co." is raised and there is a stop underneath
  • the letters of "FORMERLY" are 2 mm tall

 


V0200
VACUUM OIL Co.
 
2 lines, black

updated: 31 Jan. 2006

Images from Gaden Robinson 31 Jan. 2006

  • The Vacuum Oil Company was established in 1893 at Robinson Quay and sold mainly kerosene and lubricants under the Mobil oil brand name.

 

 

V0300
VALTRINY & Co. / SINGAPORE
 
Double oval ( Estimated 38 mm x 26 mm, 3 mm letters ) red

updated: 1 Jan. 2006

Image from the author's collection

 

 


V0400
VELGE d’ALMEIDA & Co. / SINGAPORE
 
Double oval ( Estimated 30 mm x 18 mm, 2 mm letters ) black

updated: 15 Nov 2014

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Composite image from Richard Hale, 15 April 2007, other image from author's collection

  • The letters in SINGAPORE are serifs.
  • the stamp is the CC watermarked 12 cents issued in December 1867. Proud indicates that the D14 cancellation was used in Singapore between 1867and 1871. So can anyone identify the d' ALMEIDA firm operating during this time period?

 



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