Postage Stamps: 1869 1st Republic to 1882
FIRST REPUBLIC  -  First British Occupation  -  1877-78 Overprinted 'V. R. / Transvaal' in upper and lower case
1878 6d blue on blue overprinted with italic ‘V. R.’. Imperforate with good to enormous margins. Plateable as position [R27]. Very fine used with light ‘1’ numeral target-type cancellation of Pretoria and part of a Cape type BONC transit. SG 121g