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Things

Name: South Africa (ZA)
What: country
Areas: Africa, Commonwealth

Stamps issued from 1910 to present

Numbers issued (approximate):
to 1940: 80 ; to 1990: 800 ; to 2010: 1600 ; to date: 1868



Sub-issuers
country: Bophuthatswana
country: Ciskei
country: Transkei
country: Venda

Watermarks used: coat of arms, mult springboks head, RSA triangle, springboks head; some types unwatermarked

Currencies used: 240d=240p=20sh=20s=1lb (South African pound), 100c=1r (South African rand)

Overprints: Basutoland (3), Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania (4), South Africa (2), South West Africa (102)


Links:

Wikipedia
WP philately
Colnect South Africa
Commons Stamps of South Africa
Commons Stamps..Africa by year
WNS South Africa
WSA South Africa
WSA South Africa

Catalogs:
WNS
Michel
Yvert et Tellier
Stanley Gibbons
Stamp Number
Colnect codes

Cross-references
Image cross-references
Data missing
Stamp problems

Related albums
WSA South Africa BOB
WSA South Africa Postage


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