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2a6p denom (#957) (India usage only)

  • Colnect-1536-057-Queen-Victoria.jpg
  • Colnect-1137-834-Issues-of-1900.jpg
  • Colnect-1574-159-Queen-Victoria---Overprint--CEF-.jpg
  • Colnect-1137-839-Issues-of-1902-09.jpg
  • Colnect-1574-170-King-Edward-VII---Overprint--CEF-.jpg
  • Colnect-1234-433-Issues-of-1911-23.jpg
  • Colnect-1141-877-Issues-of-1913-26.jpg
  • Colnect-1574-193-King-George-V---Overprint--IEF-.jpg
  • Colnect-1534-143-King-George-V-with-Indian-emperor-s-crown-wmk-Star.jpg
  • Colnect-1152-930-King-George-V-with-Indian-emperor--s-crown.jpg
  • Colnect-1235-957-King-George-VI-and-Views--Dak-bullock-cart.jpg
Desc: 2a6p

Currency: Indian rupee (par) (192p=16a=1r)

Numerical sorting value: 1800


Equivalent denoms: 2 1/2a (5)

Users of this denom: British East Africa (1 stamp, 1895), India (12 stamps, 1892-1937), Chamba (5 stamps, 1895-1938), Gwalior (5 stamps, 1896-1927), Jind (5 stamps, 1909-1937), Nabha (3 stamps, 1910-1938), Patiala (3 stamps, 1927-1938), Kuwait (1 stamp, 1923), Somaliland Protectorate (1 stamp, 1903), Zanzibar (1 stamp, 1895) Show with all usages

Used by 12 stamps of India: (See all uses as list)

1892 2a6p grn d=Queen Victoria (1892 India 2a6p) wmk=star
1900 2a6p ultra issue=1900 d=Queen Victoria (1892 India 2a6p) wmk=star
military 1900 2a6p grn ovpt=C.E.F. oc=blk on=2a6p-grn
8/9/1902 2a6p ultra issue=1902 d=King Edward VII (1902 India 2a6p) wmk=star
military 3/11/1911 2a6p ultra issue=1911 military d=King Edward VII (1902 India 2a6p) on=issue=1902-2a6p wmk=star
12/1/1911 2a6p ultra issue=1911 d=King George V (1911 India 2a6p) wmk=star
1913 2a6p ultra issue=1911 d=King George V (1913 2a6p) wmk=star
military 1914 2a6p issue=India Expeditionary Force d=IEF overprint on King George V wmk=star
1926 2a6p brnorg issue=1911 d=King George V (1913 2a6p) wmk=star
1926 2a6p buff issue=1926 d=King George V (1913 2a6p) wmk=mult stars
official 1932 2a6p org issue=1932 official wmk=mult stars
8/23/1937 2a6p pur issue=1937 d=Dak bullock cart & King George VI wmk=mult stars