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1936 Scott 97 1 carmine "Ventine Falls" Quick History Named after Saint Lucy of Syracuse by the French who settled there first in . Rare Stamps, Vintage Stamps, Postage Stamp Design, Stamp Collecting, Science And Nature, Tag Art, Botanical Illustration, Art Forms, American History

St. Lucia

1936 Scott 97 1 1/2p carmine "Ventine Falls" Quick History Named after Saint Lucy of Syracuse by the French who settled there first in 1660, the 240 square mile island is one of the Windward Islands, and is northeast of Saint Vincent. St. Lucia in the Lesser Antilles In 1814, the British assumed control for good from the French (after much back and forth). In 1836, slavery was abolished throughout the British Empire, but left a legacy of African descent majority on the island. The original…

Country: Barbados Series: Queen Victoria Jubilee Catalog codes: Michel BB Stamp Number BB 85 Yvert et Tellier BB Stanley Gibbons BB 120 Themes: Animals (Fauna) Commonwealth, Barbados, Stamp World, Buy Stamps, Collage, Vintage Stamps, Poster, Typography, Queen Victoria

Stamps - Specials & Misc/Other Archives - Don's Classic Stamps

Stamp: Indian shooting fish (Guyana) (King George VI and Local Scenes) Mi:GY 311 British Guiana, Colonial, Crown Colony, British West Indies, Buy Stamps, Vintage Stamps, King George, Stamp Collecting, Old Things

British Guiana Pt B - a closer look

1898 Scott 152 1c carmine & gray black "Mt. Roraima" Into the Deep Blue British Guiana is luckier than most British colonies, as there are a generous number of pictorials issued. As they tend to be more interesting for the casual WW collector than a bland series of monarch vignettes, I thought I would show them here, the second blog post on British Guiana issues. The first post, British Guiana Pt A - a closer look, is here. Original British Guiana post and BB Checklist is here. 952 Scott 232…

Barbados 1892 Scott 69 ½d on brown "Victoria" Stamp World, Windward Islands, Caribbean Food, Commonwealth, Barbados, Central America, Postage Stamps, 2d, Birth

Barbados - A Closer Look - Part 1

1875 Scott 51b 1p gray blue "Britannia" Into the Deep Blue The original blog post and BB checklist for Barbados is here. The purpose of this post (and the next) is to take a more in depth look at the classical era Barbados issues. Location of Barbados The 2017 Scott Classic 1840-1940 catalogue has, for Barbados 1852-1952, 241 major number descriptions. Of those, 88 are CV

British Guiana 1954 Queen Elizabeth II SG 333 Victoria Regia Lillies Fine Mint SG 333 Scott 255 Other British Commonwealth Empire and Colonial Stamps Here British Guiana, Stamp World, Crown Colony, Buy Stamps, Victoria, British Colonial, Queen Elizabeth Ii, Commonwealth, Stamp Collecting

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British Guiana was a former British colony, part of the British West Indies, which resided on the northern coast of South America, now known as the independent nation of Guyana . Rare Stamps, Vintage Stamps, Lily King, British Guiana, Stamp World, British Colonial, King George, Stamp Collecting, Vintage World Maps

British Guiana 1938 (1 Feb) - 52. SG308/319

$3. Red-brown - SG319 $2. Purple - SG318 $1. Bright Violet - SG317 96¢. Purple - SG316 60¢. Red-brown - SG315 48¢. Orange - SG314 36¢. Bright Violet - SG313 24¢. Blue-green - SG312 6d. Deep Ultramarine - SG311 4d. Scarlet & Black - SG310 2d. Slate-violet - SG309 1d. Green - SG308

Barbados - A Closer Look - Part 1 Barbados, Stamp World, Windward Islands, Lord, Caribbean Sea, Stamp Collecting, Postage Stamps, History, Commonwealth

Barbados - A Closer Look - Part 1

1875 Scott 51b 1p gray blue "Britannia" Into the Deep Blue The original blog post and BB checklist for Barbados is here. The purpose of this post (and the next) is to take a more in depth look at the classical era Barbados issues. Location of Barbados The 2017 Scott Classic 1840-1940 catalogue has, for Barbados 1852-1952, 241 major number descriptions. Of those, 88 are CV

Barbados 53a var (77x) 1878 4d red Britannia, perf 14, VARIETY - wmk CC reversed, perfectly centered Stamp World, Windward Islands, Caribbean Sea, Commonwealth, Barbados, Central America, Postage Stamps, Empire, Coins

Barbados 53a var (77x) 1878 4d red Britannia, perf 14, VARIETY - wmk CC reversed, perfectly centered

Barbados 38 1873 brown-purple Britannia, wmkd Small Star (sideways), perf fresh, extremely well centered for this issue Stamp World, Windward Islands, Mail Art, Barbados, Postage Stamps, The Past, Commonwealth, Auction, History

Barbados 38 (63) 1873 3d brown-purple Britannia, wmkd Small Star (sideways), perf 14, fresh, extremely well centered for this issue

Barbados 1939 Scott 202 ½d deep green "Charles I, George VI, Assembly Chamber and Mace" Postage Stamp Design, Postage Stamps, Commonwealth, Barbados, Cuba, King James I, Stamp World, Windward Islands, George Vi

Barbados - A Closer Look - Part 2

1950 Scott 218 3c slate & brown "Public Buildings" Into the Deep Blue Happy New Year! This is the second of two posts examining the stamps of Barbados, and, through the stamp portal, the history of Barbados. The preceding post is here. The original post with checklist is here. This post takes a good look at the "Seal of the Colony" stamp issues (56 stamps) of 1916-18, 1921-24 (Wmk 4 & 3), 1925-35, and 1938-47. And we will review the George VI 1950 pictorial set. A closer look at the stamps…

Country: Barbados Series: General Assembly Catalog codes: Michel BB 170 Stamp Number BB 202 Yvert et Tellier BB 176 Stanley Gibbons BB 257 Themes: Famous People King George, King Charles, Stamp World, Windward Islands, Buy Stamps, Kings Man, Head Of State, Caribbean Sea, Commonwealth

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Barbados 1950 May). King James I, Stamp World, Windward Islands, Caribbean Sea, King George, Elizabeth Ii, Barbados, Postage Stamps, Empire

Barbados 1950 (1 May). SG271/282

$2.40 Black - SG282 $1.20 Carmine & Olive-green - SG281 60¢. Green & Claret - SG280 24¢. Scarlet & Black - SG278 48¢. Violet - SG279 12¢. Greenish Blue & Brown-olive - SG277 8¢. Bright-blue & Purple-brown - SG276 6¢. Light Blue - SG275 4¢. Carmine - SG274 3¢. Reddish Brown & Blue-green - SG273 2¢, Emerald Green - SG272 1¢. Indigo - SG271

British Guiana 1938 Scott 230 green "Plowing a Rice Field" British Guiana, Stamp World, Crown Colony, Argentine, Vintage Stamps, King George, West Indies, Stamp Collecting, Elizabeth Ii

British Guiana 1938 (1 Feb) - 52. SG308/319

$3. Red-brown - SG319 $2. Purple - SG318 $1. Bright Violet - SG317 96¢. Purple - SG316 60¢. Red-brown - SG315 48¢. Orange - SG314 36¢. Bright Violet - SG313 24¢. Blue-green - SG312 6d. Deep Ultramarine - SG311 4d. Scarlet & Black - SG310 2d. Slate-violet - SG309 1d. Green - SG308