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German Southwest Africa

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Stamps (36)

All collections (31)

Images (56)
[ stamp (52) | cover (1) | page (2) | watermark (1) ]

Things

Name: German Southwest Africa (DR-SWA)
What: country
Areas: Africa, Germany

Stamps issued from 1897 to 1919

Numbers issued (approximate):
to 1940: 34



Watermarks used: DR_WZ_1_Rauten.jpglozenges; some types unwatermarked

Currencies used: 100pf=1m (German South West African mark)


Links:

Wikipedia
WP philately
Colnect German..th West Africa
Commons Stamps..th-West Africa

Catalogs:
Michel
AFA number
Stamp Number
Yvert et Tellier

Cross-references
Image cross-references
Data missing
Stamp problems

Related albums
ARC - German Colonies


Chart of stamps issued by year (blue), plus estimate of types still unrecorded (dotted red lines):
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Chart of stamps (blue) with illustrations (green):
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