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Elobey, Annobon & Corisco

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Stamps (62)

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Name: Elobey, Annobon & Corisco (ES-EL)
What: country

The islands of Elobey, Annobon, and Corisco are a group in the Gulf of Guinea off the coast of Equatorial Guinea, acquired by Spain in 1778, and assigned to Spanish Guinea in 1909.

They issued their own stamps for a brief period before adopting the stamps of Spanish Guinea.

Areas: Africa, Spain

Stamps issued from 1903 to 1910

Numbers issued (approximate):
to 1940: 62



All types unwatermarked

Currencies used: 100c=100cs=1ptas=1pta=1pts=1p (Spanish peseta)

Overprints: Elobey, Annobon & Corisco (12), Spanish Guinea (16)



Links:

Wikipedia
WP philately
Colnect Elobey..on and Corisco

Catalogs:
Michel
Edifil

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Stamp problems


Chart of stamps issued by year (blue), plus estimate of types still unrecorded (dotted red lines):
18
1903 1904 1905 1906 1907 1908 1909 1910


Chart of stamps (blue) with illustrations (green):
18
1903 1904 1905 1906 1907 1908 1909 1910