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Name: French Guiana (FR-GY)
What: colony

French Guiana was originally a French colony on the northeastern coast of South America, becoming an overseas department of France in 1946.

Areas: France, South America

Stamps issued from 1886 to 1947

Numbers issued (approximate):
to 1940: 205 ; to 1990: 270



All types unwatermarked

Currencies used: 100c=1fr (French Guianan franc)

Overprints: French Guiana (22), Inini (57)


Links:

Wikipedia
WP philately
Colnect Guiana
Colnect Guiana
Commons Stamps.. French Guiana
WSA French Guiana

Catalogs:
Yvert et Tellier
Michel
Stamp Number

Cross-references
Image cross-references
Data missing
Stamp problems

Related albums
ARC - French Guiana
WSA French Guiana BOB
WSA French Guiana Postage


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