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Stamps printed in excessive quantities

According to an article in the Philatelic Webmaster Organization, some companies that have printed stamps on behalf of poor countries (especially in Africa) are printed in excessive quantities aimed at collecting.

Stamps are only apparently approved by local postal administrations,

The article mentions in particular

many stamps and leaflets related to minerals, from countries such as Chad, Comoros, Mali, Niger, Congo , 

Burundi, Guinea Rep., Guiné Bissau Rep.,

Solomon Is., S.Tome & Prince, Togolaise Rep.....


Therefore since December 2015 no longer updated images of stamps of the these country.

They are printed without glue and high prices.


Black number = Scott catalog

Blue or  red number = Yvert et Tellier catalog



Image  Country Year Subject Yvert Set
6395TAAF21.jpg Terre Australes France 2021 Chalcedony 973-74 2 val
6435TOG16.jpg Togolaise Rep. 2016 Various minerals 5274-77​ 4 val
6434TOG16.jpg Togolaise Rep. 2016​ Tourmaline and various minerals BF 1181 1 val
6437TOG16.jpg Togolaise Rep. 2016​ Various minerals​


4 val
6436TOG16.jpg Togolaise Rep. 2016​ Scorodite, Pyromorphite, Sulphur and various minerals BF 1 val
6427ZMB14.jpg Zambia 2014 Emerald 1485 1 val


Image Country Year Subject Yvert Set
6425AUS19.jpg Australlia 2019 Murchinson Meteorite 4800 1 val
6375DJB20.jpg Dijbuti 2020

Various meteorites​​
BF 2 val
6376DJB20.jpg Dijbuti 2020 Various meteorites​​ BF 2 val
6370DJB20.jpg Dijbuti 2020 Various meteorites​​ 4 val n.c.
6345MOL19.jpg Moldova ** 2019 Various meteorites Multi 8 val



Image Country Year Subject Yvert Set
6406MLW18.jpg Malawi ** 2018 Sapphire


BF 167 1 val
6427ZMB14.jpg Zambia ** 2014 Emerals cut 1485 1 val


Image Country Year Subject Yvert Set

FDC and Postcard

B_320AUS19.jpg B_321IND18.jpg

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