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Stamps (121)
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All collections (30)

Images (116)
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Things

Name: Labuan (GB-LB)
What: country

Labuan is an island off the northwest coast of Borneo that was occupied by the British and became a Crown Colony in 1848. It was joined to the Straits Settlements in 1906 and is presently a federal territory of Malaysia.

Areas: Asia, Commonwealth

Stamps issued from 1879 to 1905

Numbers issued (approximate):
to 1940: 121



Watermarks used: CA over crown, Watermark_Crown_CA.jpgcrown & CA, Watermark_Crown_CC.jpgcrown & CC; some types unwatermarked

Currencies used: 100c=1$ (Straits dollar)

Overprints: Brunei (12), Labuan (26)


Links:

Wikipedia
WP philately
Colnect Labuan
Commons Stamps of Labuan

Catalogs:
Stamp Number
Michel

Cross-references
Image cross-references
Data missing
Stamp problems

Related albums
ARC - Labuan


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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