Red Cross imperforate pair Charity stamps 2 1/2 + 1 marks sold at 3 1/2 marks and 7 marks respectively in strips of three printed in litho at the Military Topography Printing Works SG 31A and 32A or part ledger sheet and tied by ‘Postes et Telegraphes Madagascar / collection de Berne’ struck in red ink. A unique group (a reference collection of U.P.U. distributed specimen stamps and stationery was maintained by the Director of Posts in Madagascar from the mid 1890s through to the late 1920s). Madagascar affixed their reference collection of folio pages tying them with a 42mm handstamp. 6 Stamps.