Zambia

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 SC  198
 

42n        21 Sep 79             Cartoon Tortoise              Tortoise riding on back of eagle. Illustration of children's story: "How the Tortoise Got Its Shell".
 
 

SC  199  a


 42n        21 Sep 79             Cartoon Tortoise              s/s containing Scott Zambia #198.
 


 SC  311  a


 N/A        05 Sep 84             Geochelone pardalis        s/s w/ tortoise in border of sheet. No turtles on the stamps.
 

 SC  662

 500k      12 Feb 97             Chelonia mydas                Endangered Species of the World sheet of six 500k value stamps. Turtle is on one stamp and in margin of sheet.
  SC  662  e  500k      12 Feb 97             Chelonia mydas                Single stamp w/ turtle from Scott Zambia #662. Scott lists this stamp as 662 d.
 
 

SC  816


 50k         27 Oct 99             Dermochelys coriacea                    Adult swimming upward and to right. Available in mini panes of four identical stamps.
 


 SC  827


 700k      27 Oct 99             Eretmochelys imbricata                 One of two panes of twelve 770k values issued this date. Turtle mostly on one stamp but extends slightly onto two adjacent stamps.
  SC  827  g  700k      27 Oct 99             Eretmochelys imbricata                 Single stamp w/ turtle from Scott Zambia 827. Emerging from water onto beach.
 


 SC  828


 700k      27 Oct 99             Malaclemys terrapin        One of two panes of twelve 700k values issued this date. Turtle on one stamp only. Swimming underwater.
  SC  828  l  700k      27 Oct 99             Malaclemys terrapin        Single stamp w/ turtle from Scott Zambia 828. Swimming underwater.
  
SC  905
 1400k    10 Nov 00            Unidentified Tortoises                    Single stamp from set of three. Represents the African legend "Why the Stones Don't Die". Identical to Scott Zambia #906b except that 906b has a dark brown selvedge and this one does not.
 
 

SC  906


 1400k    10 Nov 00            Unidentified Tortoises                    Se-tenent strip of three w/ tortoises on one. Strip represents "African Legends of Creation".
 
 

SC  906  b
 
1400k    10 Nov 00            Unidentified Tortoises                    Single stamp w/ tortoises from Scott Zambia #906. Identical to Scott Zambia #905 except that this stamp has a dark brown selvedge and #905 does not. Represents an African legend: "Why the Stones Do Not Die". This stamp is in the "b" or middle position in the strip of three, but it is the high denomination, which would normally be in the "c" position.
   Various                10 Nov 00            Unidentified Tortoises                    Sheet of three identical strips of three different stamps each. One stamp in each strip  (SC 906) depicts three tortoises and several humans. Sheet inscribed "African Legends of Creation". Turtle stamp represents the legend "Why the Stones Do Not Die". Scott footnotes this sheet but does not assign a number to it.
 
 

SC  1106
 1500k    22 Jul 08              Unidentified Tortoises                    This is Scott Zambia #905 o/p'd "K1500" in black at top center of stamp. Original denomination of 1400k in bottom left corner of stamp is obliterated w/ a large, black X on some specimens but the X is well above the denomination in other specimens and the denomination is not obliterated.
  SC 1217
10.00k    2017   Unidentified Tortoises      This is Scott Zambia #905 o/p'd 10.00K in black at top right of stamp. Picture not available.