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 (very pale) bright blue with close to very large margins. Hint of a few tiny thin spots otherwise very fine used with target-type cancellation. A most attractive shade. SG 103e