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THE FORMAT INTERNATIONAL SECURITY PRINTERS LTD. ARCHIVE

Information and Reference of What was Found in the Archive

Stamp issues for Mauritius printed by the Format International Security Printers Ltd. and items found in the Archive

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MAURITIUS

Mauritius stamps printed by Format International Security Printers Ltd.
Links to pages with information on items found in the archive

1968 BICENTENARY OF BERNARDIN DE ST. PIERRE'S VISIT TO MAURITIUS Scott #333-8, SG #376-81

1968 Bicentenary of Bernardin De St. Pierre's visit to Mauritius Stamps

1969 BIRTH CENTENARY OF MAHATMA GANDHI Scott #357-62,362a, SG #400-5,MS406

1969 Birth Centenary of Mahatma Gandhi Stamps
1969 Birth Centenary of Mahatma Gandhi Souvenir Sheet

1970 25TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE UNITED NATIONS Scott #374-5, SG #425-6

1970 25th Anniversary of the United Nations Stamps

1971 TOURISM Scott #381-4, SG #427-30
The 15c exists with watermark reversed.
The stamps are inscribed on the back with details of tourist attractions in Mauritius.

1971 Tourism Stamps

1981 RELIGION AND CULTURE Scott #530-32, SG #625-7

1981 Religion and Culture Stamps

1982 CENTENARY OF ROBERT KOCH'S DISCOVERY OF TUBERCLE BACILLUS Scott #553-7, SG #648-52

1982 Centenary of Robert Koch's Discovery of Tubercle Bacillus Stamps

1983 WORLD COMMUNICATIONS YEAR Scott #562-5, SG #657-60

1983 World Communications Year Stamps

1983 FISHERY RESOURCES Scott #570-3, SG #565-8

1983 Fishery Resources Stamps

1984 MAURITIUS KESTRELS Scott #583-6, SG #678-81

1984 Mauritius Kestrels Stamps

1984 PALM TREES Scott #591-5, SG #686-90

1984 Palm Trees Stamps

1987 MAURITIUS BRIDGES Scott #642-6, SG #758-62

1987 Mauritius Bridges Stamps

1987 INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF THE SEA Scott #651-4, SG #767-70
These were the last stamps printed by the Format International Security Printers Ltd. for Mauritius. The company soon after went into bankruptcy.

1987 International Festival of the Sea Stamps

References taken from:
Stanley Gibbons Indian Ocean
Scott Catalog
Inventory list for the Format Archive by Robson Lowe

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