New Caledonia


SC  437

30fr        20 May 78           Stylized Turtle

 SC  452

 23fr        12 Jan 80             Unidentified Sea Turtle

 SC  669

 120fr     23 Feb 93             Unidentified Sea Turtle

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 N/A        24 Aug 95            Unidentified Sea Turtle                  S/S of six stamps and one label. The turtle is on a small circular logo at the bottom right corner of the label. Label is imprinted "260f" but this is the value of the entire sheet, including the six stamps. It is NOT the value of the label itself, which has no denomination.

 SC  881

 135f       11 Oct 01             Unidentified Sea Turtle                  Various sea animals, including a turtle, around a transparent submersible vessel.

SC  899

 Various                15 May 02           Four Diff. Sea Turtles       Sheet of four stamps w/ a sea turtle on each. Entire sheet is die cut into the shape of a sea turtle.
  SC  899  a  30f         15 May 02           Caretta caretta                 Swimming underwater, directly toward viewer. From Scott New Caledonia #899.
  SC  899  b  70f         15 May 02           Eretmochelys imbricata                 Swimming downward and to right. From Scott New Caledonia #899.
  SC  899  c  70f         15 May 02           Dermochelys coriacea                    Swimming downward and to right. From Scott New Caledonia #899.
  SC  899  d  30f         15 May 02           Chelonia mydas                Swimming upward and to left. From Scott New Caledonia #899.
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 Various                24 Oct 03             Four Sea Turtle Species                  Scott New Caledonia #899 o/p'd "Coupe du monde 2003" and "Champion du monde" in upper and lower margins respectively. Entire sheet is die cut in the shape of a sea turtle.
SC  954

 505f       10 Nov 04            Stylized Sea Turtle            Small stylized sea turtle in painting entitled "Tradimodernition" by Nathalie Deschamps. Right selvedge inscribed "Tradimodernition". Turtle is on a leaf-like object.

 SC  964

 110f       20 Jul 05              Unidentified Sea Turtle                  Mini sheet of two 110f stamps, one w/ a black tip reef shark and the other w/ a nurse shark. Turtle in margin of sheet swimming over coral. No turtles on stamps. Each stamp inscribed "Aquarium de Noumea".
SC  1000
 190f       11 Sep 06             Unidentified Sea Turtle                  Semi-realistic drawing of turtle on left side of stamp, palm trees on right. Starfish scattered over bottom half of stamp. Inscribed "Conference du PROE". Commemorates a conference of the South Pacific Regional Environment Program held from 7 Sept through 11 Sept 2006 in Noumea.

 SC  1060

 110f       06 Nov 08            Unidentified Turtle           Simple, child-like drawing of a turtle, a dolphin and a lizard-like creature in the foreground w/ a white bird flying overhead. This is the 2008 Christmas stamp as evidenced by a banner in the lower right corner inscribed "Joyeux Noel".

 SC  1062

 75fr        12 Dec 08            Unidentified Sea Turtles S/S of six stamps w/ birds, fish, snake, dugong, turtles and whale. Lagoons of New Caledonia inscribed on UNESCO's World Heritage List. 
  SC  1062  c  75fr        12 Dec 08            Unidentified Sea Turtles                 Individual stamp w/ turtles from Scott New Caledonia #1062. Depicts three turtles from Beautemps-Beaupre Zone.

 SC  1066

180fr     14 May 09           Carved Wooden Turtle                   Wooden sculpture of a kneeling human figure w/ a turtle on its back. Sculpture is titled "Tortoise Carrier" or "Tortoise Bearer" by Tein Thavouvace.

 SC  1105

 110f       03 Nov 10            Unidentified Sea Turtle                  Depicts tree sprouting from planet earth plus turtle, birds, butterflies, fish, lizard and marine mammals. Issued for Year of Biodiversity. Inscribed "Annee de la Biodiversite".

SC  1106  var.
 110f       03 Nov 10            Cartoon Sea Turtle           Sheet of ten identical Christmas stamps w/ various sea animals and Christmas-related items in the margins. A cartoon sea turtle wearing a Santa Claus hat is in the margin in the lower left corner of the sheet. Scott does not assign a separate number to the sheet but each stamp is #1106. There are no turtles on the stamps themselves. Each stamp depicts Santa in a sea shell "sleigh" drawn by four red sea horses.

SC  1114
 75f         05 Aug 11            Chelonia mydas                Turtle on beach facing right plus map of islands. A pane of ten of these stamps has six additional green turtles in margin.
75f         05 Aug 11            Chelonia mydas                Pane of ten identical stamps w/ a green turtle and a map on each - stamp is SC 1114. Six additional green turtles in sheet margin. Top margin of sheet inscribed "Zone d'Ouvea et Beautemps-Beaupre".

 SC 1150
110F  07 Mar 13   Chelonia mydas   Single stamp titled Zone Des Recifs d'Entrecasteaux. Small sea turtle in lower right. Also issued as sheet of 10.

 SC 1153
75F 07 Jun 13   Cartoon Turtle  PIROPS stamp, which appears to be the mascot of the French Red Cross disaster response program in New Caledonia

 SC 1156

110F 08 Jun 13  Chelonia mydas  Booklet of 10 stamps showing the New Caledonian lagoon. Green turtle on one stamp.
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 110F 08 Jun 13  Chelonia mydas   Individual stamp from SC 1156

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75 F  5 Jun 15  Stylized turtle  From set of three children's drawings.

 SC 1203

110 F  6 Nov 15  Various  M/s of 4 sea turtles, Caretta caretta, Eretmochelys imbricata, Chelonia mydas and Dermochelys coriacea.
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110F  10 Jun 16 Chelonia mydas  Natural Park of the Coral Sea issue.

SC 1231


110F  7 Jul 17  Drawing of sea turtle  Small turtle in selvedge of sheet of stamps showing The Natal ocean liner
SC  C  145
35fr        19 Aug 78            Stylized Turtle                    The Hare and the Tortoise. Carapace is made up of stamps.

 SC  C  282

 95fr        08 Jan 97             Meiolania mackayi           An extinct "Horned" Turtle from the Pleistocene.
   Various                21 Jun 98             Primative Style Drawing Booklet consisting of four booklet panes (788a thru 791a) plus a front and back cover. Tiny primitive style drawing of a sea turtle on back cover near upper right corner. No turtles on stamps. * Scott mentions the complete booklet and shows a price but does not assign a separate number to it.
  100f       27 Apr 01             Unidentified Sea Turtle                  Sheet containing five each of three different stamps (five strips of three), all depicting chambered nautiluses. Inscribed "Aquarium de Noumea". Turtle in selvedge of sheet. No turtles on stamps.  Scott lists a strip of three of these stamps as New Caledonia # 872, but every strip does not have the turtle in the selvedge.
  100f       22 Nov 04            Stylized Sea Turtle            Sheet of ten identical stamps picturing family around fire receiving visitors. Each stamp also depicts various domestic and wild animals. Turtle in bottom left margin of sheet, not on stamps. Christmas issue. Scott has assigned the number 955 to each individual stamp in the sheet but has not assigned a number to to the entire sheet, which has the turtle in the margin.