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1852 Reunion, 15c.1942 St Pierre & Miquelon, France Libre on 25c blue green variety 'Inverted'. 1889 French Indo-China, 75c variety 'Indo China inverted'.
1894 Somali Coast, 50fr rose and blue.1894 Somali Coast, 25fr blue and rose.1902 Djibouti, 0.75 on 5fr blue and rose.
1893 Djibouti, 5fr rose.1893 Djibouti, 1fr on 5fr rose.1921 Guiana, 0.75 on grey T.A.G. (General).
1921 Guiana, 75c on grey T.A.G.1921 Guiana, 75c on salmon T.A.G.1888 Gabon, 25 on 10c black.
1888 Gabon, 25 on 75c carmine.1892 Diego Suarez, 1fr postage due.1902 0.40 on 2fr.
1899 Djibouti, 0.40 on 4c, inverted overprint.1894 Obock, 50fr green and red.1894 25fr blue and brown.
1921 75c on salmon T.A.G. (General).1937 Reunion, 50c Roland Garros pair, 1 without overprint.1891 Reunion, 40c orange.
1902 Somali Coast, 10c on 25c, triple surcharge error.1921 Alexandria, 60 milliemes on 2fr, lilac and yellow.1921 Alexandria, 30 mill on 15 mill on 1fr, merlon.
1894 Soudan, 0,25 on 1fr, sage.1886 Martinique, 5c on 20c red/green, variety double surcharge.1888-9 Gabon, 25(c) on 10 black/lilac.
1908 Yunnanfou, 10fr violet 'YUNANNFOU' overprint error.1908 Yunnanfou, 5fr blue 'YUNANNFOU' overprint error.1893 Tahiti, Imperforate 1c postage due, black.
1882 Tahiti, 25c on 35c black on orange, variety surcharge reading down.1882 Tahiti, 25c on 40c red/yellow, variety overprint inverted.1921 Port Said, 30 milliemes on 50c postage due, dull claret.
1891-2 Congo, 5c on 20c red/green.1892 Obock, 1fr olive green.1892 Obock, 40c red/buff.
1892 Obock, 75c carmine/rose.1891 Reunion, 1fr olive green.1891 Reunion, 75c carmine imperforate.
1885-6 Reunion, 5c. R on 40c imperforate (Type A).1941 St Pierre et Miquelon, FRANCE LIBRE FNFL on 50c, variety overprint inverted.1941-2 St Pierre et Miquelon, FRANCE LIBRE FNFL on 40c, variety overprint inverted.
1901 Hoi Hao, 15c blue.1919 Hoi Hao, 2pi on 5fr blue, variety 2 piastres treble.1901 Hoi Hao, 5fr tablet, mauve/pale lilac.
1901 Hoi Hao, 1fr tablet, olive green.1882 Tahiti, 25c on 40c red/yellow, surcharge inverted.1897 Zanzibar, 5a and 50c on straw-white paper.
1897 Zanzibar, 5a and 50c on buff and white paper.1897 Zanzibar, 2½a and 25c on blue and white paper.1897 Zanzibar, 2½ annas + 25c overprint on salmon.
1897 Zanzibar, 5a and 50c on straw and white, on interpanneau spacing.1893 Tahiti, 1c postage due, overprinted 1893 TAHITI.1882 Tahiti, 25c on 35c black and orange, variety surcharge reading down.
1882 Tahiti, 25c on 40c variety surcharge inverted.1895 Majunga, 1fr olive green, surcharged 0.15 in manuscript.1892 New Caledonia, 1fr olive green imperforate, surcharged NCE 10.
1895 Majunga, 25c black on rose, surcharged 0.15 in manuscript.1900 Congo, 20c surcharged Valeur 5.1903 China, 10c overprinted 'A Percevoir' diagonally in violet, postage due provisional.
1903 China, 10c overprinted A Percevoir, postage due provisional. 1901 China, 16c on 25c, variety black surcharge.1892 Benin, 75c on 15c, variety black surcharge.
1897 Zanzibar, 5a and 50c , surcharged on light brown.1891 Nossi-Be, 0.25 on 20c brick red, error of surcharge.1889 Madagascar, 25c on 40c red orange, variety double overprint.
1852 Reunion, 15c black.1892 Obock, 2 on 15c, surcharge inverted in pair with normal.1937 Reunion, Roland Garros 50c pair, variety one without overprint.
1915 Cameroun, 35c of Gabon overprinted Expeditionnaire FRANCO-ANGLAIS, variety double overprint.1892 Diego Suarez, 30c brown overprinted in red.1912 Reunion, 05 on 15c, grey interpanneau pair, variety surcharge inverted and types A and B.
1912 Mayotte, 10 (wide) on 45c black and green interpanneau pair, variety double surcharge.1912 Gabon, 10 on 2fr violet/rose, wide surcharge interpanneau pair, variety inverted.1912 Mayotte, 10 on 40c red/yellow, variety double surcharge.
1912 Madagascar, 10 (wide) on 75c orange brown, variety double overprint.1912 Dahomey, 05 on 25c blue pair - narrow and wide surcharge, variety inverted.1912 Dahomey, 05 on 4c purple brown/grey pair - narrow and wide surcharge, variety double overprint.
1912 New Caledonia, 05 on 15c grey block of 4, variety 1 wide space and surcharge inverted.1912 Grand Camore, 05 on 2c brown/buff strip of three, varities missing surcharge and two surcharges inverted.1912 Madagascar, 05 on 20c red/green interpanneau strip of 3, variety surcharge inverted.
1902 Djibouti, 10 centimes on 10fr lake and red, variety double surcharge.1912 Guinea, 05 on 30c cinnamon interpanneau pair showing wide and narrow surcharges.1891 Madagascar, 1fr black/yellow.
1892 Diego Suarez, 60c black postage due.1892 Diego Suarez, 35c black/orange.1892 Diego Suarez, 30c cinnamon.
1891 Diego Suarez, 5c on 20c red/green, variety surcharge inverted.1852 Reunion, 30c black on azure.1892 Guiana, 2c green, peace and commerce, imperforate.
1903 in China, 'A Percevoir' in violet on 15c blue, peace and commerce.1915 Cameroun, 35c green and violet, variety double overprint.1903 Martinique, 5F on 60c brown.
1887 Guiana, 0f20 on 35c black on orange.1891 Gaudeloupe, 80c rose Ceres (General issue) overprinted.1905 '8 Francs' on 1fr rose on buff.
1903-4 Chungking, 5fr mauve/pale lilac horiziontal strip of 3, 1 showing missing T variety in Tch'ong.1889 Gabon, 'Gabon Timbre 15' overprint on 30c black postage due.1901 China, '16 cents' on 25c black/rose, variety surcharge in black.
1915 Togo, 05 on 3pf brown.1892 Obock, 5fr on 1fr olive green.1892 Obock, 2 on 10c black, variety double overprint and red 2 inverted.
1892 Obock, 1fr 'commerce', variety double overprint.1892 Obock, 35 on 25c black pair, variety 1 with missing 5.1890 Nossi Be, 25c on 1fr olive green (type 5).
1890 Nossi Be, 25 on 75c rose carmine (type 5).1890 Nossi Be, 25c on 20c red green (type 5).1890 Nossi Be, NSB 25c on 20c red green (type 4).
1892 Obock, 5F on 1fr, variety double F - 1 in blue.1892 Obock, 75c on 1fr, commerce pair, variety one with double overprint.1892 Obock 5fr on 1fr overprint, variety double 5.
1884 Guadeloupe, 20c black on rose postage due, variety Italic '2'. 1891 Guadeloupe, 80c carmine-rose showing GNADELOUPE overprint error.1891 Guadeloupe, 30c cinnamon Ceres strip of 3 - 1 showing GUADELOUEP overprint error.
1891 Guadeloupe, 30c cinnamon Ceres pair - 1 showing GUADBLOUPE overprint error.1891 Guadeloupe, 30c cinnamon Ceres pair - 1 showing GUADLONPE overprint error.1921 Alexandria, 60 milliemes on 2fr deep lilac and buff.
1921-3 Alexandria, 30 Mill. on 15 Mill on 1fr, lake and yellow green.1852 Reunion, 30c black on blue.1852 Reunion, 15c black on blue.
1903 Guadeloupe, G & D 30 on 60c postage due brown/buff, variety overprint inverted.1904 Guadeloupe, 40c on 1fr olive green and boxed 'G et D' 1903 (Type 34).1904 Guadeloupe, 40c on 1fr olive green and boxed 'G et D' 1903 (Type 31).
1903 Guadeloupe, 60c postage due pair surcharged boxed 'G & D' 30 & 30 se tenant.1903 Guadeloupe, 'G & D 30' on 1fr postage due, variety overprint inverted.1904 40 on 1fr overprinted boxed 1903 (Type 34).
1893 Djibouti, 5c green overprinted D J without bar.1902 Djibouti, 0.75 on 5fr blue and rose.1903 Ivory Coast, UN FR on 10c grey-brown (Type l).
1889 Gabon, 25c black on green.1889 Gabon, 15c black on pink.1888-9 Gabon, 25 on 75c carmine.
1888-9 Gabon, 25 on 10c black/lilac.1888 Gabon, 15 on 1fr olive green.1886 Gabon, 75 on 15c blue/pale blue.
1886 Gabon, 50 on 15c blue/pale blue.1896 Madagascar, 25 on 40c red/yellow.1943 Madagascar, 20f overprinted France Libre.
1891 Madagascar, 5fr lilac/lilac - value in black.1921 Guiana (Air), 0.75 on bluish.1887 Guiana, 5c on 30 cinnamon.
1921 Guiana, 75 T.A.G. on yellow1886 Guiana, 0f 05 on 2c cinnamon/buff.1921 Guiana, 0.75 T.A.G. on bluish.
1921 Guiana (Air Co) 75c TAG red on bluish.1886 Guiana, 0f 05 on 2c green (I - 10½mm).1906-8 Indo-China, 10f red/green, variety Chinese overprint inverted.
1921 Guiana (Air), 0.75 T.A.G. on salmon.1892 New Caledonia, 10 on 1fr olive green imperforate.1892 Guiana, 35c black on orange.
1886 Guiana, 0.05 on 2c green (III).1886 Guiana, 0f 05 on 2c green (11)12mm).1896 Madagascar, 5c on 1c black/azure.
1885 St Pierre et Miquelon, 5 on 2c brown/buff.1891 St Pierre et Miquelon, 35c black on orange, variety overprint inverted.1941-2 St Pierre et Miquelon, FRANCE LIBRE - F.N.F.L. overprint on 10c magenta and bistre.
1886 St Pierre et Miquelon, PD/5 on plain paper.1891 St Pierre et Miquelon, 15c on 35c black/orange.1885 St Pierre et Miquelon, 25 on 1fr olive green (Type 3).
1891 Reunion, 1fr olive green (Type J), variety overprint reading RLUNION.1891 Reunion, 75c rose-carmine (Type J).1891 Reunion, 40c orange.
1885-6 Reunion, 5c on 40c orange eagle, variety surcharge inverted.1920-21 New Hebrides, 5c on 50c red orange of New Caledonia.1892 New Caledonia, unissued 15 on 4c purple brown.
1941-2 St Pierre et Miquelon, FRANCE LIBRE F.N.F.L. overprint on 5c of 1932.1941-2 St Pierre et Miquelon, FRANCE LIBRE F.N.F.L. overprint on 15c of 1938.1941-2 St Pierre et Miquelon, FRANCE LIBRE F.N.F.L. overprint on 35c of 1938.
1941-2 St Pierre et Miquelon, FRANCE LIBRE F.N.F.L. on 55c of 1938.1941-2 St Pierre et Miquelon, FRANCE LIBRE F.N.F.L. on 60c of 1938.1941-2 St Pierre et Miquelon, FRANCE LIBRE F.N.F.L. overprint on 1F50 of 1938.
1941-2 St Pierre et Miquelon, FRANCE LIBRE F.N.F.L. on 50c postage due of 1932.1920 Castelrosso, 50c cinnamon and lavender Merson overprinted O F.1904-5 Indo-China, 1fr olive green.
1904-5 Indo-China, 4c purple-brown/grey.1920 Castelrosso, 1fr lake and yellow-green Merson overprinted O F.1884 Guadeloupe, 50c black/blue green postage due.
1903 Guadeloupe, G & D 30 on 1fr rose/buff postage due.1903 Guadeloupe, G & D 30 on 60c brown/buff postage due (Type D28), variety inverted overprint.1903 Guadeloupe, G & D 30 on 60c brown/buff postage due (Type D29).
1903 Guadeloupe, G & D 30 on 60c brown/buff postage due (Type D28).1893 Morocco, Timbre Poste overprint on 5c black postage due.1903 Morocco, 10c on 10c postage due overprinted boxed P.P..
1903 Morocco, 5c on 5c postage due overprinted boxed P.P..1893 Morocco, Timbre Poste overprint on 10c black postage due.1891 Madagascar, 5FR lilac/lilac.
1896 Morocco, 1 Peseta on 1fr red/brown postage due.1942-3 India, FRANCE LIBRE on 16ca carmine, Paris Exhibition.1941 India, 2 Fanons 9 Caches on 25c, blue overprint.
1894 Sudan, 0.25 on 1fr olive green.1894 Sudan, 0.15 on 75c carmine.1941-2 St Pierre et Miquelon, 2F25 light blue, variety overprint inverted.
1941-42 St Pierre et Miquelon, 90c ultramarine, variety overprint inverted.1941 St Pierre et Miquelon, NOEL 1941 FRANCE LIBRE F.N.F.L. overprint on 1F75, variety black overprint.1891 35c Commerce black on orange.
1899 Port Said, 25c on 10c black/lilac, both overprints in red.1904 Zanzibar, 50c cinq on 3a on 30c mauve.1904 Zanzibar, 5 annas and 50 on 4 on 40c red/yellow.
1894 Zanzibar, 25c and 2½ annas on 30c violet.1904 Zanzibar, 1fr dix on 3a on 30c mauve.1888 Tunisia, 5fr mauve/pale lilac.
1904 Zanzibar, 1½ anna on 15c pale green postage due.1884 Tahiti, 25c on 1fr olive green, variety overprint reading down.1904 Zanzibar, 5 annas and 50 on 3 on 30c cinnamon.
1894 Zanzibar, 10a and 1fr on 40c red/yellow, type M.1915 Cameroun, 2fr brown and carmine.1885 St Pierre et Miquelon, 25 (Type 2) on 1fr olive green, variety surcharged sideways.
1941-2 St Pierre et Miquelon, FRANCE LIBRE F.N.F.L. on 20c brown parcel post. 1941-42 St Pierre et Miquelon, FRANCE LIBRE F.N.F.L. on 3fr bright violet postage due.1968 Antartic Territories, 20fr Albatross imperforate.
1891 Madagascar, 5fr violet and black.1892 Benin, 75 on 15c, variety black surcharge.1892 Benin, 75c on 15c blue/pale blue.
1892 Benin, 1fr olive green.1892 Benin, 75c rose-carmine.1888 Annam & Tongking, Unissued 'A & T 5' on 2c brown/buff.
1916 Ile Rouad, 1 piastre on 25c blue, interpanneau pair.1916 Ile Rouad, 10c red, interpanneau pair, local handstamp.1916 Ile Rouad, 5c green, local handstamp.
1947 Saar, 3F on 12pf, variety surcharge on wrong value.1947 Saar, 6F on 24pf, variety surcharge inverted.1947 Saar, 5F on 20pf, variety surcharge inverted.
1947 Saar, 6F on 24pf block, variety one overprint missing.1947 Saar, 10 cents on 2pf, variety surcharge inverted.1947 Saar, 5fr on 20pf, variety double overprint.
  
1947 Saar, 4fr on 16pf, variety double overprint.
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