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COLOMBIA Overview

Colombie - Kolumbien

Return To Catalogue - 1859-1863 - 1864-1869 - 1870-1920 - Miscellaneous

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1859-1863 issues

Examples of this period:

Typical cancel


1864-1869 issues

Examples of this period:

Genuine, image obtained from http://www.sandafayre.com


1870-1920 issues

Examples of this period:


Columbia consisted of: Antioquia, Bolivar, Boyaca, Cauca, Cundinamarca, Magdalena, Tolima, Santander. Every province, except Magdalena issued its own stamps.

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Stamps of Antioquia


Tolima


Stamp from Carthagena, inscription 'REPUBLICA DE COLOMBIA'

'Gobierno Provisional'
Cucuta


Medellin


(Stamp of Panama with inscription 'COLOMBIA')

Till 1903 Panama was a part of Colombia.


Emergency issues

In some cities stamps were temporally unavailable and the text 'No hai estampillas.' (no stamps available) was printed on either small pieces of paper or on the letters themselves. Examples of such a letter of the city of Mompos:


Forged cancels made by Fournier


(Forged cancels by Fournier)

The above cancels are taken from a Fournier Album of Philatelic Forgeries. I don't know on which forged stamps these cancels were applied.


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