International Postage Meter Stamp Catalog/Niger

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Niger[edit]

  • Until 1960 Niger was included in FRENCH WEST AFRICA. See that country for meter stamps issued before 1960.
  • All stamps contain “REPUBLIQUE DU NIGER” in the frank.


Niger stamp type 1.jpg

1. Satas “R” (MV), 1960. MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg[$10]

Upright rectangle with single-line simulated perforation border open at the sides.
“REPUBLIQUE/ DU NIGER” at top, “POSTES” curved at bottom with M# below.
Date figures without stops.
M# with “SR” prefix.
TM: SC
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2. Satas “J” (MV). MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg[$7.50]

Similar in appearance to Type 1.
Date figures tall.
M# with “SJ” prefix.
TM: SC
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Niger stamp type 3.jpg

3. Secap (MV). MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg[$20]

Possibly a Post Office stamp.
Date figures without stops.
Hour figure outside TM circle at left.
“N1” prefix without meter number.
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Niger stamp type 4.jpg


4. Havas “P” (MV). MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg[$10]

Date figures without stops.
M# with “P” prefix.
TM: SC
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Niger stamp type 5.jpg


5. Havas “T” (MV). MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg[$10]

Date figures short with stops after D and between M and Y.
M# with “T” prefix.
TM: SC
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Niger stamp type 6.jpg

6. Satas “SP” (MV).

Probably a Post Office Stamp.
Very similar to earlier stamp types but with time of day added between the town mark and frank.
M# with "SP" prefix.
Date figures tall.
TM: SC
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Niger stamp type 7.jpg


7. Neopost "Electronic” (MV).

Frank wider than tall, with straight frame lines.
M# with "BUR" prefix. One example seen, BUR 006.
TM: DC
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