Key: 5360  
Country:
Group: Spanish
Volume: 54
Issued: 3523 Stamps / end of 1999
  
  
 

Information
Area - 504,782 sq.km; Population - 40,037,000; Capital - Madrid
A Kingdom, located in southwest Europe, occupies most of the Iberian Peninsula.
Economy based on agriculture, industry and tourism. Machinery, textiles,
chemicals, fruits and vegetables are exported.
Formerly a nation of explorers and navigators. A Kingdom with two short periods
of Republic regime (between 1873-74 and 1931-36). The CANARY ISLANDS are an
integral part of it. The following colonies were formerly under Spanish
administration: SPANISH MOROCCO, SPANISH SAHARA, SPANISH GUINEA which was
divided into Spanish overseas provinces of RIO MUNI and FERNANDO POO. All the
above are no longer linked to Spain.
First stamps issued in 1850. Direct UPU membership since July 1st, 1875. Annual
output about 65.
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Inscriptions
CORREOS FRANCO
CORREOS CUARTOS
CORREOS REALES
ESPANA
COMUNICACIONES
ESPANOLA
GOYA
PRO UNION IBEROAMERICANA
REPUBLICA ESPANOLA
REPVBLICA ESPANOLA
AYUNTAMIENTO DE BARCELONA
BARCELONA
VALENCIA

Index
SPAIN (ESPANA)
      Independent Kingdom -1873
      First Republic 1873-1874
      Independent Kingdom 1874-1931
      Second Republic 1931-
      National State 1936-
      Kingdom 1975-
      Official Stamps
      Franchise Stamps
      Money Order Stamps
      Obligatory Stamps
         War Tax Stamps
         for Barcelona
         of the State
         for Valencia
 
Currency
32 Maravedis = 8 Cuartos = 1 Real
1000 Milesimas = 100 Centimos = 1 Escudo (1866)
100 Milesimas = 1 Real
4 Reales = 1 Peseta
100 Centimos = 1 Peseta (1872)
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Related Countries

CANARY ISLANDS
Canary Islands

SPANISH MOROCCO
Spanish Morocco

SPANISH SAHARA
Spanish Sahara

SPANISH GUINEA
Spanish Guinea

RIO MUNI
Rio Muni

FERNANDO POO
Fernando Poo