Wallis & Futuna

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SC  389

 48fr        15 Feb 90             Carved Stone Turtle         Although this stamp is enscribed "Fossile de Tortue", it is not a fossil, but a highly stylized sculpture, in volcanic rock, of a turtle with algae on its carapace.
 

 SC  496

 62f         18 Jun 97             Chelonia mydas                Adult on beach.
 

 SC  497

 80f         18 Jun 97             Chelonia mydas                Adult swimming underwater.
 

 SC  553

 330f       05 Jun 02             Unidentified Sea Turtle                  Stylized turtle, bird, flower, palm tree, fruit. Inscribed "Journee Mondiale de L'Environment".
 

 SC  598

 Various                31 Jan 05             Stylized Turtle                    S/S w/ four stamps (two 65f and two 75f). Turtle on one 65f stamp along w/ stylized bird, whale, etc. Sheet inscribed "Contes et Legendes de Wallis et Futuna".
  SC  598  a  65f         31 Jan 05             Stylized Turtle                    Orange and blue, stylized sea turtle in nearly vertical position. From Scott Wallis and Fatuna #598.
 


 SC  608
 

85f         19 Aug 05            Chelonia mydas                S/S die cut in the shape of a turtle swimming away from viewer. Has four 85f stamps. Sheet inscribed "Tortues vertes a Wallis & Fatuna".
  SC  608  a  85f         19 Aug 05            Chelonia mydas                Adult on beach w/ head in water. Makes a single panoramic scene w/ three other stamps issued this date.
  SC  608  b 85f         19 Aug 05            Chelonia mydas                Hatchling emerging from egg in foreground. Many hatchlings on beach in background. Makes a single panoramic scene w/ three other stamps issued this date.
 SC  608  c  85f         19 Aug 05            Chelonia mydas                Close-up of head of adult facing right. Makes a single panoramic scene w/ three other stamps issued this date.
 SC  608  d 85f         19 Aug 05            Chelonia mydas                Adult swimming left underwater. Makes a single panoramic scene w/ three other stamps issued this date.
 

 SC  648

 95fr        07 Mar 08            Unidentified Sea Turtle                  SCUBA divers, fish, turtle and coral. Turtle in upper left corner of stamp. Stamp inscribed "EvasionBleue" and "La Plongee a Wallis".
   95fr        07 Mar 08            Unidentified Sea Turtle                  S/S of ten identical SC 648 stamps. Each stamp shows SCUBA divers, fish, a turtle and coral. Background of sheet is an enlarged version of the picture appearing on each stamp. Sheet margin inscribed "Taipei 2008", "La Plongee a Wallis et Futuna" and "Anee des recifs coralliens".
 

 SC  652
190f       14 Jun 08             Unidentified Sea Turtle                  Stamp w/ various fish, plus a turtle near right margin, swimming towards viewer. Inscribed "Annee Internationale de la Planete Terre". Issued in sheets of ten stamps w/ an additional turtle on beach in right margin of sheet.
 

 SC  653
 200f       14 Jun 08             Unidentified Sea Turtle                  S/S of one stamp w/ design similar to single stamp issued this date. Sheet is oval in shape w/ a flattened bottom. Upper margin of sheet inscribed "2008 Annee Internationale de la Planete Terre". Boat and other objects in lower margin of sheet.
 
 
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 85F  17 Jan 13   Turtle drawings   Two 85F stamps both labeled Jardin de l’ocean and showing what may be children’s drawings. Small turtles on both stamps.
 
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90F  24 Jan 14  Stylized turtle    1000F banknote. One of a set issued to publicize new banknotes
 
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 65F  16 Jun 14  Chelonia mydas  Turtle on stamp and in selvedge
 
 
SC  C  197

 350f       06 Nov 97            Chelonia mydas                Stamp-on-Stamp depicting map of the world and eleven stamps. Depicts Scott Wallis & Futuna 497, which has a turtle.
 

 SC  C  198
 1000f     06 Nov 97            Chelonia mydas                Single, large, imperf. sheet that goes along w/ Wallis & Futuna #C197. It depicts two views of the earth, a winged statue, and twelve stamps, one of which is Wallis & Futuna #497 which has the turtle. Sheet inscribed "4e Coupe du Monde des Timbres" and "Poste Aerienne 1997".