Penang 1960 Definitives

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue Date: 15th March 1960
  • Designed by: inset portrait of Arms of Penang
  • Printed by: De La Rue
  • Print Process: Recess
  • Watermark: Multiple St. Edward’s Crown Block CA
  • Perforations: 13 x 12½ (1c to 8c), 12½ x 13 (10c and 20c), 12½ (50c, $2 and $5) or 13½ ($1)


1c black
2c orange-red
4c sepia
5c carmine-lake
10c deep maroon
20c blue
50c black and blue – Perf 12½
8c myrtle-green
$1 ultramarine and reddish purple
$2 bronze-green and scarlet
$5 brown and bronze-green