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Stamps (358)
[ postage | postage due ]

All collections (189)

Images (220)
[ stamp (216) | watermark (4) ]

Things

Name: Zanzibar
What: country
Areas: Africa, Commonwealth

Stamps issued from 1895 to 1967

Numbers issued (approximate):
to 1940: 220 ; to 1990: 358



Occupations/offices
French offices in Zanzibar

Watermarks used: Watermark_elephant_head.jpgelephant head, Stamp_Jamaica_1912_3p_back.jpg-crop-509x532at113-43.jpgmult crown & CA, Watermark_crown_script_CA.jpg-crop-372x402at30-32.jpgmult crown & script CA, Colnect-2328-853-Sultan-Hamid-ibn-Thuwaini-back.jpgmult rosette, 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)), 100c=1r (Zanzibari rupee), 2000c=20sh=20s=1lb (East African shilling)

Overprints: British East Africa (7), Zanzibar (30)


Links:

Wikipedia
WP philately
Colnect Zanzibar
Commons Stamps of Zanzibar

Catalogs:
Stamp Number
Michel
Stanley Gibbons
Yvert et Tellier

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):
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