Postage Stamps: 1869 1st Republic to 1882
FIRST REPUBLIC  -  First British Occupation  -  1877 Overprinted 'V. R. / TRANSVAAL.' in black capital letters
1877 overprints in black on coarse, soft paper, imperforate. 6d bright blue with close to enormous margins, showing portion of adjoining stamp at right. Very fine used with light target-type cancellation. Without any of the thinning so often found on this issue. SG 103e