Philatelic postscript: Prior to the formation of the Protectorate in 1888, overprinted stamps of COGH and Great Britain were used. Following independence in 1966 the country was renamed as Botswana.
We offer Bechuanaland stamps and stamp collections, complete Bechuanaland stamp sets, errors and varieties. Also proofs, essays, postal history and covers including first day covers for this area. Philatelists should regularly visit this page as our auction lots constantly change so whether you are searching for rare stamps, classic stamps, postmarks and cancellations, specialised collections, estate boxes and anything related to stamp collecting and filling your stamp albums – just keep your eye on us!