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13th September 1979

Africa 47

  #1-4 xxx

perf 14½x14, no wmk, litho
Printed by the South African Govt. Printer, Pretoria.

Description   Scott SG Mi Y&T  
4 cents multi   1 1      
15c multi   2 2      
20c multi   3 3      
25c multi   4 4      

Formerly part of South Africa, the Venda Territory Authority was set up in 1969 and granted self-government in February 1973. It became fully independent in September 1979. The homelands were reincorporated into South Africa on 27 April 1994, after the first post-apartheid elections.


Sources: ScS, SGP14.

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FI ref: 722 Page credit: NB

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