International Postage Meter Stamp Catalog/Togo

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Togo[edit | edit source]

  • Previous to full independence in 1960 Togo was a unit within FRENCH WEST AFRICA. See that country for issues before 1959.
  • All stamps are inscribed “REPUBLIQUE DU TOGO” or “REPUBLIQUE TOGOLAISE”.

Togo stamp type 1.jpg

1. Satas “P” (MV), 1959. MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg[$20]

Post Office Official stamp.
Frank with “REPUBLIQUE/ DU TOGO” at top.
Date figures tall.
Hour between TM and frank.
M# “SP2000” only.
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Togo stamp type 2A.jpg
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2. Satas “R” (MV), 1963.

Frank with “REPUBLIQUE/ TOGOLAISE” at top.
M# with “SR” or “SR-” prefix.
A. Date figures tall. MeterCat 5 spaces.jpgV/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg★ 00 (M# 7243 only) MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg[$25]
B. Date figures short. MeterCat 5 spaces.jpgV/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg★000

NOTE: The stamp at right has M# SR-7253 but is otherwise considerably different from a normal Type 2. The spacing is wrong, and the date and value figures are crudely made. The stamp may be a fake or it could be the result of a local re-build or extensive repairs.

Togo stamp type 3.jpg

3 . Satas “SL” (MV), 1984 or earlier. MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg[$10]

As Type 2 but meter number with "SL" prefix.
Date figures have short with dash between D and M if the month is a single digit (1-9).
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4. Unidentified (MV), 1993.

A meter stamp dated 1993 with meter number starting with “P1” was reported but has not been seen by us.
Used by the Bank Togolaise de Development, Lome.

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5 . Satas “SC” (MV), 2000.

As Types 2 and 3 but meter number with "SC" prefix.
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