Cochin #43 (1933)

Cochin #43 (1933)

Kingdom of Cochin (rendered in Malayalam as കൊച്ചി — Kocci — or പെരുമ്പടപ്പ്‌ — Perumpaṭappu) was a late medieval Hindu kingdom and later Princely State on the Malabar Coast of South India. Between the late nineteenth and mid-twentieth centuries, British India had hundreds of Princely States, some 652 in all, but most of them did not issue postage stamps. The stamp-issuing States were of two kinds: … Continue reading Cochin #43 (1933)