These crests commonly featured on the stationary of the nobility and other elites. Featured here is the crest of the Salar Jung family. (Photo Credit: The Ewari Collection)

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Year of Issue for Post Stamp: 1871 CE. (Photo Credit: The Ewari Collection)These stamps though commonly used in Hyderabad were unique because they featured the value of the stamp in four different languagesMarathi, Telugu, English and Persian and later in Urdu. Post Stamp and Postage: The stamps used for everyday purposes evolved over a period of time.

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This series also features different modes of transportation used in India to deliver mail. Year of Issue: 1937. (Photo Credit: The Ewari Collection)This unique series features stamps that depict the face of King George VI, the last Emperor of India. King George VI India Postage stamps issued during the British Rule in India.

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These were important representations of the Nizam’s dominion. Year of Issue: 1931. (Photo Credit: The Ewari Collection)Several stamps featured prominent monuments rather the names of the state.

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These stamps though commonly used in Hyderabad were unique because they featured the value of the stamp in four different languagesMarathi, Telugu, English and Persian and later in Urdu. Year of Issue: 1905. (Photo Credit: The Ewari Collection)Post Stamp and Postage: The stamps used for everyday purposes evolved over a period of time.

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The First Stamp of Hyderabad is one of the finest example stamps featuring calligraphy. Year of Issue: 1869. (Photo Credit: The Ewari Collection)

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