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cover 1868 (June) India ½a. letter sheet to Bengal, bearing 1867-78 ¼a. black sharing the duplex, the reverse with a legible strike of the "POST OFFICE CASHMERE" c.d.s. with large fleuron at foot in brownish-red ink, Rawalpindi and Umballa d.s.; a scarce usage of this stationery in Kashmir. Photo
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cover 1868 (June) India ½a. letter sheet to Bengal, bearing 1867-78 ¼a. black sharing the duplex, the reverse with a legible strike of the "POST OFFICE CASHMERE" c.d.s. with large fleuron at foot in brownish-red ink, Rawalpindi and Umballa d.s.; a scarce usage of this stationery in Kashmir. Photo

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cover 1868 (June) India ½a. letter sheet to Bengal, bearing 1867-78 ¼a. black sharing the duplex, the reverse with a legible strike of the "POST OFFICE CASHMERE" c.d.s. with large fleuron at foot in brownish-red ink, Rawalpindi and Umballa d.s.; a scarce usage of this stationery in Kashmir. Photo
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H.D.S. Haverbeck, 1973
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Note: Only three examples of this datestamp have been recorded, one from each season from 1867-69
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