Indochina, Indonesian Women in new Values and Colors overprinted for use in Kouang-Tcheou, November, 1923, Michel Nr. IND 84-104KT; In 1918 the currency of the colony was changed from French Franks to Piastres. As a result eighteen stamps were overprint with new values in nominals of 1/10C, 1/5C, 2/5C, 4/5C, 1C, 2C, 3C, 4C, 5C, 6C, 7C, 8C, 9C, 10C, 11C, 12C, 15C, 20C, 40C, 1P and 2P.
Here are the m.h. 1/10C and 4/5C values.
Rare mixed franking of the 1/5C (10) plus one 6C on 15C stamp paying an overall postage of 8C on a domestic letter sent from Lang-Son to Hanoi in August of 1929. Hanoi arrival cancel on the reverse.
Registration Nr. 090121