Christmas Island

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SC  190

 36c         30 Sep 86             Unidentified Sea Turtle                  Turtle is on a beach w/ Santa Claus and reindeer.
 

 SC  211

 $5           25 Mar 87            Chelonia mydas                No date in margin of stamp (see #211a).
 
 
SC  211  a

 $5           25 Mar 87            Chelonia mydas                Mini sheet of 16 stamps containing one Scott Christmas Island #211. The turtle stamp from this sheet has a tiny "1988" inscribed in the bottom margin.
 
  
 
$5   25 Mar 87            Chelonia mydas    Booklet cover containing SC 211a.
 


 SC  354


 40c         02 Sep 93             Chelonia mydas                Female returning to sea.
 

 SC  409

 80c         11 Sep 97             Unidentified Sea Turtle                  Small turtle w/ Santa Claus in sleigh pulled by sea birds.
 


 SC  412


 Various                12 Mar 98            Chelonia mydas                Pane of twenty stamps w/ turtle on one. Bottom margin of sheet inscribed "Christmas Island Marine Life".
  SC  412  q  45c         12 Mar 98            Chelonia mydas                Single stamp w/ turtle from Scott Christmas Island 412. Two adult turtles swimming underwater.
 


 SC  444


 50c         31 Oct 03             Stylized Sea Turtle            Santa Claus sitting on back of turtle giving gifts to crabs on beach and birds in tree. From two-value Christmas set.
 


 SC  448


 Various                13 Jul 04              Chelonia mydas                Pane of twenty se-tenant stamps depicting marine life. Inscribed "Christmas Island Underwater". Pane contains 10c, 25c, and 50c stamps.
  SC  448  e  10c         13 Jul 04              Chelonia mydas                Single stamp w/ two turtles from Scott Christmas Island #448.
 
 
SC 497
 55c         31 Oct 11             Cartoon Turtle                  Santa Claus and crab pulling Christmas cracker. Birds and sea turtle watch. Santa, crab, turtle and one bird are wearing crowns. This is one of the 2011 Christmas stamps from Christmas Island. It exists w/ "lick & stick" gum as well as w/ self adhesive gum.
 
 SC 498  $1.50     31 Oct 11             Cartoon Turtle                  Santa Claus wading ashore with snorkeling gear and being greeted by crabs, birds, fish and a partially submerged sea turtle. Stamp exists w/ water-activated gum and self-adhesive gum; also imperf. This is one of the 2011 Christmas stamps from Christmas Island.
  SC 499 a
 55c         31 Oct 11             Cartoon Turtle                  Booklet pane of ten SC 497 55c Christmas stamps. The cover art is a detail from the 55c stamps inside. It shows the turtle, wearing a crown, observing Santa Claus and a crab pulling a Christmas cracker. A banner across the top of the cover is inscribed "Christmas Island Christmas". Issued as a flat sheet that can be folded into a simple booklet.
  SC 500 a
  $1.50     31 Oct 11             Cartoon Turtle         Booklet pane of five  SC 498
 


 SC 506
 

.55    01 Nov 12   Cartoon turtle       .55 stamp containing a sand sculpture of Santa Claus, frigatebirds, turtle and crabs. From 2012 Christmas issue.


 SC 507 a
 Various    01 Nov 12   Cartoon turtles       S/S with 2 Christmas-themed stamps. The .55 stamp contains a cartoon turtle and there are two more in the selvedge.
 
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SC 520
 
55¢  01 Nov 13  Cartoon turtle    Two cartoon stamps issued for Christmas, 2013. Flying turtle on the 55¢ value.
 
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 SC 521 a
 
55¢  01 Nov 13  Cartoon turtle  M/S containing the same two stamps described below. Additional cartoon turtle in the selvedge.
 
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 SC 540

 
$1.80  30 Oct 15  Cartoon turtle  Christmas 2015 - snowman made of turtle and coconut
 
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SC 540 a
 

$1.80  30 Oct 15  Cartoon turtle  S/s with SC 539 and SC 540
  SC 541
 $1.80  30 Oct 15  Cartoon turtle  Self-adhesive version of SC 540
  SC 541 a
 $1.80  30 Oct 15  Cartoon turtle  Booklet pane of 5  SC 541
 
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SC 553 a

 
Various  31 Oct 16  Cartoon turtle  M/S of two Christmas stamps. Turtle in the selvedge.
 
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SC 563 a

 
Various  1 Nov 17 Stylized turtle  Turtle in selvedge on Christmas M/S