Portugal and Colonies – AFINSA stamp catalogue edition Published by Afinsa. pages printed in Colour. Portuguese language As well as the stamps . This article is an incomplete list of stamp catalogs. An early stamp catalogue from Scott published in AFA specialkatalog: Danmark, Færøerne, Grønland, Dansk Vestindien og Slesvig (Denmark); Afinsa (Portugal); Anfils (Spain); Australasian stamp catalogue (Australia) Linn’s Stamp News. ^ “Hibernian Catalogue “. An Post. Retrieved. Results 49 – 96 of Sheets nrs e x2 stamps/93 AFINSA . Portugal Migratory Fishes (miniature sheet) MNH. minor defect at back (see.

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20111 The “usual” “Republica” overprinted issue found for Portuguese colonies is also found here on 15 stamps. The “common issue” Vasco da Gama set is also found here.

And, while we are at it, which French catalogues do you recommend for the WW classical era collector? I will add an update to the post, “pointing out” your findings based on the Afinsa catalogue. InMadeira received intaglio printed stamps with typographic denominations; they were made by Perkins Bacon in London. I just got a copy of the Afinsa specialized catalog for the Portuguese Colonies and discovered some very neat info regarding the Ceres issue for several of the Portuguese colonies.

Cabinda the settlement originally served as a harbor and port for Portuguese slave trade.

Portugal,King Pedro V straight hair50r green A7two 50r Portugal stamps used abroad, one with “48” barred circular cancel Angraother with “49” barred circular cancel HortaVery Fine to Extremely Fine.

Those colonies with short names that had stars placed on either side of their name at the bottom of the stamps Port Congo, Port Guinea, Port India, Macao, Tete and Timor have varieties based on the relative orientation of the stars.

Kelleher Auctions Flagship Sale europe and colonies portugal and colonies. I will need to check the other short named colonies for Ceres star variations, as well as re-check my feeder albums.


portugal and colonies – Stamp Auctions

A surcharged 12 stamp issue on the set was wtamps in A 16 stamp set of the “Ceres” motif was released in Afinsa lists 4 types of star orientation, top point right side up is type I, upside down is type 2, top rotated degrees to the right is type III and top rotated degrees to the left is type IV.

During their period of issue, they went through several changes:. Stamps can have stars of different orientations on each side to boot.

Contains Any words Contains All words. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Oh and Maury’s -Timbres de France- is an absolute gem as well. Unusual destination from a small town, Fine to Very Fine. Kelleher Auctions Internet only Sale of U. A is for Aden and Z is for Zanzibar Ceres issues are a dime a dozen, but if you know what to look for you can snag a rare variety for just pennies.

Retrieved from ” https: As mentioned, “Portuguese Congo” was subsequently absorbed into Angola, and Angola stamps were then used for the former protectorate.

Catalog of Portuguese Colonies Postal stamps

Angola,King Carlos, r on r brown 75ao. Both “King Carlos” stamp sets should be quite familiar in appearance, as they are also found for most other Portuguese colonies. It appears the 40s editions have the same coverage.

Receiver; roughly opened at top, Fine to Very Fine. Members can Save Searches. I had no idea, but now that you “pointed it out”, so to speak ;-I see it! The series were issued between February 16, and The next 23 stamp issue, shown above, was another “King Carlos” portrait, and released between Note the obvious “CTO” – like cancellation.

Ceres stamps were issued in the Portuguese colonies as well, in a key plate design with the denominations and name of the colony printed in black. A is for Aden and Z is for Zanzabar. Portugal,King Luiz, 5rr completenumeral cancels, with ample to jumbo margins, including extra shade of the r blue; 10r yellow thins, Very Fine to Extremely Fine. Deep Blue Steiner has 10 pages for Portuguese Congo, and includes spaces for all the major Scott numbers.


And the surcharged Angolan stamps for the Portuguese Congo are interesting and inexpensive.

year Portugal, Azores and Madeira Mundifil Catalog

Considering the obscurity of the protectorate, and, no doubt, the low literate population of inhabitants, a “real” postally used cancellation for this issue would be less common. I will need to re-check stampx Ceres issues for these short named Portuguese colonies with the stars on either side of their Ceres issues, and re-check my feeder albums also.

The sameness to stamp issues for many Portuguese colonies makes them, perhaps, less exciting to collect for some WW classical era enthusiasts. It was printed in typography by the Portuguese mint, Casa da Moeda. Jim May 31, at 4: Newer Post Older Post Home. BoxHaifa Israel Tel. It’s somewhat ccolnias how hard it is to find proper reviews on some specialized literature; especially when considering the costs involved. That page is located after the “Portugal” section.

Shown above is an example on a newspaper stamp, stamls another example is shown heading the “Out of the Blue” section.

2011 Catalog of Portuguese Colonies Postal stamps

However, in the Azoresthe Ceres stamps in use were Portuguese ones overprinted with the archipelago’s name. For the world wide classical era philatelist and stamp collector, a country specific philatelic survey is offered by the blog author, Jim Jackson, with two albums: Commons category link is on Wikidata CS1 Portuguese-language sources pt. The Ceres series of Portuguese postage stamps is a definitive series depicting the Roman goddess Ceres that was issued between and in Portugal and afisna colonies.

Fascinating stuff that shows why sometimes its not a bad idea for general collectors to consider investing in xtamps catalogs. Anonymous May 31, at 4: Wikimedia Commons has media related to Ceres on stamps.