Timeline of stamp issuing entities of Sao Tome and Principe and connected areas

Portuguese São Tomé and Príncipe 1870–1975
Sao Tome and Principe 1975–today
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Stamp issuing entities of Sao Tome and Principe and connected areas

Name Issued
stamps
Bird
stamps
1870–1975 Portuguese São Tomé and Príncipe

São Tomé and Príncipe islands were a colony of the Portuguese Empire from its discovery in 1470 until 1975, when independence was granted by Portugal.

→ see under Portuguese West Africa
≈ 500
1975–today Sao Tome and Principe ≈ 4 Thousand ≈ 377