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Stamps (35)
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All collections (9)

Images (49)
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Things

Name: Latakia (FR-LQ)
What: territory

The Sanjak of Latakia was a territory on the coast of present-day Syria, including the city of Latakia and surrounding region. Formerly the Alawite State (Alaouites), it was renamed to Latakia in 1930, remaining nominally independent until final incorporation into French Syria in 1936.

Areas: France, Middle East

Stamps issued from 1931 to 1933

Numbers issued (approximate):
to 1940: 35



All types unwatermarked

Currencies used: 10000c=100p=1lb (Syrian pound)


Links:

Wikipedia
WP philately
Colnect Lattaquie
as thing

Catalogs:
Yvert et Tellier
Michel

Cross-references
Image cross-references
Data missing
Stamp problems

Related albums
ARC - Latakia
WSA Syria Latakia


Chart of stamps issued by year (blue), plus estimate of types still unrecorded (dotted red lines):
29
1931 1932 1933


Chart of stamps (blue) with illustrations (green):
29
1931 1932 1933