A former British Crown Colony. Basutoland was orginally an independent native state and was annexed to the Cape Colony in 1871. In 1883, control was
transferred to the British Crown. Basutoland became independent state of Lesotho in 1966.
Image Count: 33. Basutoland has 33 stamps with a kings portrait,
KGV-14 and KGVI-19. (Scott catalog used)