Fascinating assembly of new currency overprints from 1 cent to 1 litas SG 138-65 in strips of three including regular and air post issues on parts of ledger sheets and tied by 42mm handstamps reading ‘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 to folio pages tying them with a 42mm handstamp. 48 Stamps.