Boers established the Republic of Stellaland in January 1883 after a long unsettled period. Stamps followed shortly after that in Gebruary of 1884.
This territory was annexed as the Colony of Bechuanaland by Great Britain in1885. The Stellaland stamps continued to be used until British administration
stamps were issued in December of 1885. British Bechuanaland was later incorporated into Cape Colony (1895) and then used the stamps of the Cape Colony until the
Union of South Africa was created in 1910.
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Image Count: 56. Bechuanaland has 63 stamps with a kings portrait, EDVII-6, KGV-37 and KGVI-20. (Scott catalog used)