What's New: March 2004
Here is the material that was added or modified for this update:
- Catalog Abbreviations
||The Canadian Revenue Stamp Catalogue, Including Wildlife Conservation
Stamps by E.S.J. van Dam (E.S.J. van Dam Ltd., Ontario, Can.)
31st Anniversary Ed. - 2000
List of Stamps Arranged by Country
- Appendix II: Labels, Seals, Advertising Stamps, Etc.
QUEBEC CONSERVATION STAMPS
Issued 1 April 2000 by Foundation de la Faune du Quebec.
Denomination is $10.00. One stamp depicts Atlantic puffins and the
other stamp depicts two wood turtles (Clemmys insculpta). The turtle
stamp bears a remarkably realistic painting by Patricia Pepin. These
stamps were only on sale from the date of issue until 31 March 2001.
There are five varieties which are listed in van Dam's "The
Canadian Revenue Stamp Catalogue, Including Wildlife
Conservation Stamps" (EVD) as follows:
|EVD QW13|| -
||Set of two (one puffin, one turtle) in booklet
|EVD QW13a|| -
||Miniature sheet of four (two puffins, two turtles)
|EVD QW13b|| -
||Imperf. sheet of four, signed
|EVD QW13A|| -
||Same as QW13 but w/ WWF panda logo plus $2.50 o/p (surcharge) in black
|EVD QW13Ab|| -
||Same as QW13A but imperf.
RHINELAND RUBBER FACTORY
A circular advertising stamp for the Rhineland Rubber Factory in
Mannheim-Neckarau, with a turtle in the center. Date unknown.
- Appendix V: Post Offices with "Turtle" or "Tortoise" in Their Names
|Post Office Name
||State or Province
||Dates of Existence
- Philippe de Gain
Last modified: March 12, 2004