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Name: Cocos (Keeling) Islands (CC)
What: territory

The Cocos (Keeling) Islands are a small group of islands in the Indian Ocean between Australia and Sri Lanka, consisting of two atolls and 27 islands. They are administered as a territory of Australia.

Areas: Commonwealth, Indian Ocean

Stamps issued from 1963 to present

Numbers issued (approximate):
to 1990: 240 ; to 2010: 400 ; to date: 449



All types unwatermarked

Currencies used: 240d=240p=20sh=20s=1lb (Australian pound), 100c=1$ (Australian dollar)

Overprints: Cocos (Keeling) Islands (6)


Links:

Wikipedia
WP philately
Colnect Cocos ..eling) Islands
Skap Cocos (Keeling) Islands
WNS Cocos (Keeling) Islands
as thing

Catalogs:
Michel
WNS
Stamp Number
Stanley Gibbons
Yvert et Tellier

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