Sunday, March 24, 2013


D1: this tourism issue shows the beach, flora and pirogues at the Bakau Resort

GUINEA / Guinee

2000fr: this showy flora issue of 1998 shows the bloom of Quassia amara.


100fr: this soccer issue celebrates the 1990 World Cup games, held in Italy

Wednesday, March 20, 2013


N$: this 2006 issue celebrates the 3rd Ministerial Conference on African cooperation with China

IVORY COAST / Cote d'Ivoire

180fr+20fr: a rarely-seen semi-postal, this issue shows elephants in the Abidjan Zoo, and was issued in 1999


125fr: this 1985 issue shows a village scene and the emblems of organizations engaged in the curing Leprosy

Thursday, March 14, 2013


4 birr: a traditional ornament is shown on this 2000 cultural artifacts issue 80c: Yangudi-Rassa National Park -- this 1999 issue features various animals inhabiting national parklands


c20: Boxing is shown in a 1988 Seoul Olympics issue; Ghana's flag is shown as a backdrop

Sunday, March 10, 2013


Sh. 5, Sh. 10: The "Safari Rally" race is shown on a 1977 issue; below a bull elephant graces a recent fauna issue


6.80: the lovely Damascene Rose is featured on this 2009 flora issue

Sunday, March 3, 2013

COMORES / Iles Comores

100fr: this overprinted issue shows the fruit and seed of the nutmeg, one of several spices grown for export in the Comoros


100fr: this 1992 issue show traditional games, among the favorite pasttimes for leisure

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