Glossary

Authentication mark A marking, such as initials, placed on the reverse of a stamp examined and certified to be genuine by an expert Block Collector arrangement of four stamps BMA British Military Administration Booklet One or more small blocks (known as booklet panes) attached between thin card covers catalog number Number assigned by a catalog…

Watermark States

Currently Malaysian stamps are printed on watermarked paper. Since 1986 the SPM watermark has been used. There were different watermarks for earlier editions. Johor [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row] Negri Sembilan [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row] Sabah [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]

PAM

1987 – ATM Type ribbon printing: 5c, 15c, 20c, 40c The Frama distributor used a unique gummed paper, with a neutral yellow background with the postal emblem and the continuous text JABATAN PERKHIDMATAN POS MALAYSIA. Maschine Number WP001        

History Malaysia

The history Malaysia (British crown colony Straits Settlements (1826), Malayan states , British patronage (Sabah), the Japanese Invasion of the Malayan Peninsula in the second World War (Malaya 1942) and Federation one finds Malaya (1957) again on numerous stamps. At 31.08.1957 the independence of Great Britain was carried out and this one founded himself in…

History and Stamps

The history Malaysia (British crown colony Straits Settlements (1826), Malayan states , British patronage (Sabah), the Japanese Invasion of the Malayan Peninsula in the second World War (Malaya 1942) and Federation one finds Malaya (1957) again on numerous stamps. At 31.08.1957 the independence of Great Britain was carried out and this one founded himself in…