essay 1945 enlarged composite essay, comprising photographic portrait of the Amir and with handrawn surround partly highlighted in carmine, the left-hand panel inscribed "SARKARI" preceeded by manuscript "SERVICE NOT", the whole on card (81x91mm.) marked on reverse "Origl Essay by H.H. for Service stamps of 1945 issued in 3 pies and 1½ annasa and adopted for 3 pies, ½ anna, 9 pies, 1 anna & 1½ annas issue of 1 Apl 1948". Unique. Photo
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