Thursday, 25 February 2016

Replica of "VJ" overprint- Japanese Invasion Propaganda Issue

Replica 10 Dollars - MP letter

Replica 100 Dollars - MT letter

No breaks in the red letter "V" and "J"

Saturday, 6 February 2016

Penang Token One Pice Copper

Penang Token 1 Pice Uniface, Copper
Balemark Series - East India Company
Pulau Pinang - Prince of Waves Island
Year : 1786
Size : Diameter 28.5 - 29.0mm
Penang Island is part of state of Penang, on the west coast of Peninsular Malaysia. It was named Prince of Wales Island when it was occupied by the British East India Company on 12 August 1786 in the late 18th century. These token would identify a unit of goods as belonging to the East India Company, such that they could be successfully recovered and ownership proven after transport from India to Great Britain.