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British East Africa

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Stamps (96)

All collections (41)

Images (67)
[ stamp (67) ]

Things

Name: British East Africa (GB-EA)
What: country
Areas: Africa, Commonwealth

Stamps issued from 1890 to 1903

Numbers issued (approximate):
to 1940: 95



Watermarks used: Watermark_elephant_head.jpgelephant head, imperial crown, Colnect-2330-164-Sultan-Hamid-ibn-Thuwaini-back.jpgrosette, STS-India-1-300dpi.jpg-crop-262x313at1979-1551.jpgstar

Currencies used: 192p=16a=1r (Indian rupee (par))

Overprints: British East Africa (29), Uganda (2), Zanzibar (6)


Links:

Wikipedia
WP philately
Colnect British East Africa
Commons Stamps..sh East Africa

Catalogs:
Stamp Number
Michel

Cross-references
Image cross-references
Data missing
Stamp problems


Chart of stamps issued by year (blue), plus estimate of types still unrecorded (dotted red lines):
34
1890 1891 1892 1893 1894 1895 1896 1897 1898 1899 1900 1901 1902 1903


Chart of stamps (blue) with illustrations (green):
34
1890 1891 1892 1893 1894 1895 1896 1897 1898 1899 1900 1901 1902 1903