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Cape of Good Hope - Mafeking

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Name: Mafeking
What: country
Country: Cape of Good Hope

Mafeking, now Mafikeng or Mahikeng, is a city of South Africa. During the Boer War, it was besieged for many months, and from March to May 1900, it issued its own stamps.

Areas: Africa, Commonwealth

Stamps issued only during 1900

Numbers issued (approximate):
to 1940: 18



Watermarks used: Colnect-2453-388-King-Edward-VII-back.jpganchor

Currencies used: 240d=240p=20sh=20s=1lb (South African pound)


Links:

Wikipedia
WP philately
as thing

Cross-references


Chart of stamps issued by year (blue):
20
1900