Papua New Guinea

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SC  344
 

7c           15 Mar 72            Carettochelys insculpta
 

 SC  411

 7t           21 Apr 75             Carettochelys insculpta                  The turtle is on a 5t coin which is pictured on the stamp.
 


 SC  431


 25t         17 Mar 76            Tortoise Shell Ornaments              Ornaments are called "Kapkaps".
 


 SC  592
 

5t           08 Feb 84             Natator depressus
 


 SC  593


 10t         08 Feb 84             Chelonia mydas
 


 SC  594


 15t         08 Feb 84             Eretmochelys imbricata
 


 SC  595


 20t         08 Feb 84             Lepidochelys olivacea
 


 SC  596
 

25t         08 Feb 84             Caretta caretta
 


 SC  597


 40t         08 Feb 84             Dermochelys coriacea
 
 

 1984 stamp pack containing SC 592-597. Stylized turtle on front cover, 3 more on back cover.
 
 
SC  1247

 10t         23 Mar 07            Eretmochelys imbricata                 Adult swimming right. Emerald panel. From set of six.
 

 SC  1248

 35t         23 Mar 07            Natator depressus            Close-up of adult on beach, facing right. Gray panel. From set of six.
 

 SC  1249

 85t         23 Mar 07            Caretta caretta                 Close-up of adult on beach facing right. Blue-violet panel. From set of six.
 

 SC  1250

 K3           23 Mar 07            Dermochelys coriacea                    Adult on beach facing left. Blue-violet panel. From set of six.
 

 SC  1251

 K3.35     23 Mar 07            Chelonia mydas                Adult on land, facing 3/4 right. Emerald panel. From set of six.
 
 
SC  1252

 K5.35     23 Mar 07            Lepidochelys olivacea                    Adult on beach facing 3/4 left. Tan panel. From set of six.
 
 
SC  1253
 Various                23 Mar 07            5 Species of Sea Turtles                 S/S w/ four stamps, each depicting a different species of sea turtle, plus a fifth species in sheet margin. Sheet margin inscribed "Endangered Marine Turtles".
  SC  1253  a  85t         23 Mar 07            Natator depressus            Hatchling on beach facing right. From Scott Papua New Guinea #1253.
  SC  1253  b  K3           23 Mar 07            Dermochelys coriacea                    Dorsal view of hatchling on beach. Olive-green panel. From Scott Papua New Guinea #1253.
  SC  1253  c  K3.35     23 Mar 07            Chelonia mydas                Hatchling emerging from egg. Olive-green panel. From Scott Papua New Guinea #1253.
  SC  1253  d  K5.35     23 Mar 07            Lepidochelys olivacea     One individual swimming left underwater. Emerald-green panel. From Scott Papua New Guinea #1253.
 
 

SC  1313
 

85t         25 Jun 08             Primitive Drawing             Primitive drawing of person w/ long hair. Lizard to left of human figure and what is probably a turtle to right, holding on to person's hair w/ its mouth. Stamp inscribed "AKIS", "Pioneer Art, 2008" and "Long Hair by Akis (1944-1984)".   
 

 SC  1384
 3.00k     22 May 09           Chelonia mydas                Single triangular stamp w/ design similar to triangular stamp from "Coral Triangle '2009" sheet but on this stamp one point of the triangle is pointing up and the bottom of the stamp is a flat side of the triangle. Stamp inscribed "Coral Triangle '2009" and "Marine Turtles". Stamp has a blue-green frame.
 
 
SC  1387
 Various                22 May 09           Chelonia mydas                Sheet of four triangular stamps w/ one or more marine organisms on each. Turtle on one. Small map in lower left corner of stamp. Upper selvedge of sheet and each stamp inscribed "Coral Triangle '2009". Stamp w/ turtle is oriented w/ one point down and flat side of triangle at top. Stamp has no frame.
  SC  1387  b  3.00k     22 May 09           Chelonia mydas                Individual stamp w/ turtle from Scott Papua New Guinea #1387.
 
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SC 1833
 
Various  19 May 16  
Carettochelys insculpta   Turtle on one stamp in sheet of 4 stamps. Stamps show Independence Anniversary banknotes.
 
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SC 1834

 K5 
19 May 16  Carettochelys insculpta    Turtle on one stamp in sheet of 2 stamps.  Stamps show Independence Anniversary banknotes.
 
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 SC 1847

 
Various  4 Nov 16 Carettochelys insculpta   Four stamps all with the pig-nosed turtle. Also M/s of 8.
 
 

BA  SD  84

 5K           c. 1995                 Caretta caretta                 This is a revenue stamp. It is Scott Papua New Guinea #596 o/p "STAMP DUTY" and revalued at 5K. The "SD" prefix to the Barefoot number stands for Stamp Duty.
 
  
45t         1993      Unidentified Sea Turtle                  Postal Stationery (Aerogramme) w/ SCUBA divers, turtle, fish, and spotted eagle ray. Turtle is minor figure in design.