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Sunday, November 1, 2020 at 4:55 AM
Saturday, December 5, 2020 at 3:39 PM
MNH sets Special Offer 1st & 2nd set of the Republic of South Sudan and unissued Salva Kiir set. First issue 1 SSP South Sudan flag and 3.5 Dr John Garang, father of the South Sudan resistance. Second issue was set to be released on the occasion of the First Anniversary of Independence on 9 July 2012, but actually issued only at the end of 2012 or early 2013 after much delay. The complete set consists of 6 stamps with values of 1, 2, 5, 10, 20 and 50 SSP, showing birds, wildlife and the national Coat of Arms. Only the lowest values were released initially to the public. The 20 and 50 SSP values became only available early 2013. All stamps of the 2nd issue include reference to the “First Anniversary of Independence 9 July 2012”. Details on the animals depicted on the different stamps are as follows: 1 SSP : Shoe-billed Stork (Balaeniceps rex); 2 SSP : Bearded Vulture or ‘Lammergeier’ (Gypaetus barbatus); 5 SSP : Saddled Bill or Saddle-billed Stork (Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis); 10 SSP : Nile Lechwe (Kobus megaceros), text on stamp: “only found in South Sudan”; 20 SSP: picture shows a Bongo Antelope, text on stamp, however, states ´White Eared Kob Found in South Sudan in Greatest Migrating Numbers´; 50 SSP: Coat of Arms including a stylized picture of the African Fish Eagle.
Unissued issue of April 2012 has two values: 1 SSP Chinese and South Sudanese flags, and 3.5 SSP Salva Kiir, President of South Sudan.
Der zweite Reihe von Briefmarken von Südsudan einschließlich war beabsichtigt um an den ersten Gedenkfeier Unabhängigkeits am 9. Juli 2012, abgegeben zu werden, aber wurden schließlich mit einiger Verzögerung nur am Ende 2012 / Anfang 2013 veröffentlicht.
Kindly see the relevant entry in Wikipedia for more information about Postage Stamps and Postal History of South Sudan.
Visit the "South Sudan Stamp Collectors" page on Facebook.
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