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South Africa

The southernmost country on the African continent, the Union of South Africa was formed in 1910. It consisted of the provinces of the Cape of Good Hope, Natal, the Orange Free State and Transvaal. South Africa became an independent republic on the 31st May, 1961.

South Africa
1910. King George V


King George V

S.G.: 1

Used
Postage

2d

deep blue

Vertical

Medium Franking

South Africa
1926. Bilingual

All stamps printed alternatively in English and Afrikaans, except no 33 triangular printed on separate sheets.


"Hope"

S.G.: 33

Mint
Block of 4 stamps

4d

blue

Horizontal

Unused Item

South Africa
1935. Royal Visit


H.M.S. Vanguard

S.G.:

Mint
Postcard




Horizontal

Unused Item

South Africa
1942. War Effort


Women Auxiliary Services

S.G.: 100

Used
block

3d

blue

Vertical

Medium Franking

South Africa
1960. South African Railways

100th Anniversary of South African Railways


Locomotives (1860 and 1960)

S.G.: 183

Used
Postage

1s.3d

blue

Horizontal

Lightly Franked

South Africa
1975. Thomas Baines

Death Centenary of painter Thomas Baines. Designs: Dutch East Indiaman, Table Bay Cradock, 1848 Thirsty Flat, 1848 Pretoria, 1874



S.G.: 379-382

Mint
Presentation Block

5c, 9c, 15c, 30

multicoloured


Unused Item

South Africa
1990. National Stamp Day

Commemorating the Penny Black and the South African colony stamps.


Various designs

S.G.:

Mint
Corner Block

21c

multicoloured

Horizontal

Unused Item

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