France

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3fr          14 Sep 91             Testudo hermanni            This stamp includes a small sketch of the rear view, showing the divided supracaudal scute.
  SC  2491  2.80f      24 Jun 95             Cartoon Turtle                  Tortoise winning race w/ hare. Single stamp from Scott France 2491a.
 
 SC  2491  a  2.80f      24 Jun 95             Cartoon Turtle                  Tortoise winning race w/ hare. Strip of six stamps and two labels honoring Jean de La Fontaine.       
 
 
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 .46+.09e              16 Mar 02            Cartoon Tortoise              S/S of one semi-postal stamp (0.46 euros for postage and 0.09 euros for the French Red Cross). Turtle in selvedge of sheet; no turtle on stamp. Boy, dog and ball on stamp. Sheet inscribed "Boule & Bill". Stamp inscribed "Fete du Timbre".
 
 
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 Various                16 Mar 02            Cartoon Tortoise              Booklet of three semi-postals (0.46 euros + 0.09 euros) plus five regular postage stamps (0.46 euros). Booklet cover depicts cartoon tortoise lying on back, laughing. No turtles on stamps. Booklet cover inscribed "Boule & Bill". Each of the eight stamps inscribed "Fete du Timbre".
 

 
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0.41 e    04 May 02           Dermochelys coriacea                    Close up of anterior half of body, swimming right. This stamp is part of a set of four and also appears on Scott France #2895a. Stamp inscribed "La tortue luth".
 
 

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Various                04 May 02           Dermochelys coriacea                    Sheet of four stamps with turtle on one. Sheet inscribed "Animaux Marins".
 


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 2.22e     19 Sep 09             Stylized Turtle                    S/S of two stamps commemorating the botanical garden in Paris. Bottom margin of sheet depicts a turtle partially hidden beneath a pink flower. Although each stamp is dated "La Poste 2009", the bottom of the sheet is inscribed "Le Salon du Timbre 2010, Jardins de France". No turtles on stamps; on sheet margin only.
  
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 **           25 Nov 11            Unidentified Sea Turtle                  Individual stamp w/ turtle from booklet of twelve issued this date. Depicts a hut, a boat, a turtle swimming near beach and other animals and objects. ** Stamp is non-denominated but is imprinted "lettre prioritaire 20g".
 

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 **           25 Nov 11            Unidentified Sea Turtle                  Booklet of twelve stamps entitled "2011 - Annee des Outre-Mer" (Year of Overseas Territories) with each stamp representing one territory. Turtle is on the stamp representing New Caledonia and also on booklet cover. ** Stamps are non-denominated but are imprinted "lettre prioritaire 20g".
 
 
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Various   20 Apr 12    Tropical fish sheet of 4 with sea turtle in the central area of sheet background. Sheet labelled Poissons Tropicaux. 
 
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 2012  Stamp folio   Erytmochelis imbricata  Les Departements d'Outre-Mer from the Comme J'aime series issued over 4 years. Issued for collectors in small numbers. Contains 10 stamps, one showing Reunion has the turtle.
 
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2012  Stamp folio   Erytmochelis imbricata  Les Departements d'Outre-Mer from the Comme J'aime series issued over 4 years. Issued for collectors in small numbers. Contains 10 stamps, one showing Reunion has the turtle.
 
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15 Jul 13  Stylized turtle  Booklet containing 12 green Marianne and Tree 'Lettre Verte' stamps.  Small turtle on booklet cover.
 
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 12 Oct 13  Cartoon turtle   Stamp says Bottles of Air. Head of turtle on the left. From set of 12 issued for Stamp Day.
 
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3 May 14  Cartoon turtles  Set of 12 Vacation stamps. 2 cartoon turtles on one stamp.
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 3 May 14  Cartoon turtles  Booklet of 12 Vacation stamps. 2 cartoon turtles on one stamp.
 
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 .98e  9 Oct 14  Chelonia mydas    Stamp labelled  France - pays de l'Ocean Indien. Same stamp was issued by six countries.
 
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.98e  9 Oct 14  Chelonia mydas    Postal stationery with stamp labelled  France - pays de l'Ocean Indien. Same stamp was issued by six countries.
 
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 Various  9 Oct 14  Chelonia mydas  Card with turtle picture on front and 6 stamps on back. Front.
 
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Various  9 Oct 14  Chelonia mydas  Card with turtle picture on front and 6 stamps on back. Back.
 
 

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 30 Nov 74            Unidentified Carapace    This is a booklet w/ 8 stamps. The back cover of the booklet shows the cradle of King Henry IV, which was a large turtle carapace.
 


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 1f + 25c                02 Dec 78            Cartoon Tortoise
 
 

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 1f + 25c                02 Dec 78            Cartoon Tortoise              This is a booklet w/ four Scott France #B512's and four France #B513's. There is also a tortoise on the back cover of the booklet.
 
       26 Jun 95             Cartoon Tortoise              Postal Stationery; envelope w/ tortoise and hare design. Same design as Scott France #2491.
 
  2.80f      26 Jun 95             Cartoon Tortoise              Postal Stationery; envelope w/ tortoise and hare design. Same design as Scott France #2491. Stamp imprinted on envelope.
 
            
2.80f      Unknown             Cartoon Turtle                  Postal card w/ Scott France #2491 printed directly on it. Back of card.
 
 

 Front of card.
 
  
 None     Unknown             Dermochelys coriacea                    Postal stationery. Envelope w/ Scott France #2892 printed directly on it (w/o a denomination). 
 
  
None     Unknown             Dermochelys coriacea                    Postal stationery. Envelope w/ Scott France #2892 printed directly on it (w/o a denomination). 
 
  
 None     Unknown             Dermochelys coriacea                    Postal stationery. Envelope w/ Scott France #2892 printed directly on it (w/o a denomination). 
 
  
None     Unknown             Dermochelys coriacea                    Postal stationery. Envelope w/ Scott France #2892 printed directly on it (w/o a denomination). 
 
  
 None     Unknown             Dermochelys coriacea                    Postal stationery. Envelope w/ Scott France #2892 printed directly on it (w/o a denomination). 
 
  
Cartoon turtle    Postal stationery Meilleurs Voeux
 
  
Cartoon turtle    Postal stationery Parc naturel regional de la Brenne