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For stamps of Turkey issued from 1908 to 1912, click here.

2 pa olive 5 pa yellow 10 pa green 20 pa red 1 Pi blue 2 Pi black 5 Pi lilac 10 Pi red 25 Pi green 50 Pi brown

Value of the stamps |
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vc = very common c = common * = not so common ** = uncommon |
*** = very uncommon R = rare RR = very rare RRR = extremely rare |
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Value | Unused | Used | Remarks |

2 pa | c | c | |

5 pa | c | c | |

10 pa | c | vc | |

20 pa | c | vc | |

1 Pi | c | vc | |

2 Pi | * | c | |

5 Pi | * | * | |

10 Pi | ** | * | |

25 Pi | *** | ** | |

50 Pi | *** | *** |

Stamps for letters abroad, overprinted with arabic sign

10 pa green (overprint red) 20 pa red (overprint blue) 1 Pi blue (overprint red) 2 Pi black (overprint red)

Value of the stamps |
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vc = very common c = common * = not so common ** = uncommon |
*** = very uncommon R = rare RR = very rare RRR = extremely rare |
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Value | Unused | Used | Remarks |

10 pa | * | * | |

20 pa | * | * | |

1 Pi | * | * | |

2 Pi | ** | ** |

Postage due stamps 2 pa black on red 5 pa black on red 10 pa black on red 20 pa black on red 1 Pi black on red 2 Pi black on red

These postage due stamps have fallen into the hands of unscrupulous dealers, I do not know if they have ever been genuinely used.

Value of the stamps |
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vc = very common c = common * = not so common ** = uncommon |
*** = very uncommon R = rare RR = very rare RRR = extremely rare |
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Value | Unused | Used | Remarks |

2 pa | c | * | |

5 pa | c | * | |

10 pa | c | * | |

20 pa | c | * | |

1 Pi | * | * | |

2 Pi | ** | ** |

Overprinted with one line of arabic text (mount Sinai issue, 1916)

(Reduced size, probably cancelled to order)

5 Pi lilac

Value of the stamps |
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vc = very common c = common * = not so common ** = uncommon |
*** = very uncommon R = rare RR = very rare RRR = extremely rare |
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Value | Unused | Used | Remarks |

5 Pi | *** | ** |

1915 Overprinted with 6-pointed star and crescent (date inside crescent)

(Reduced size)

5 pa yellow (red overprint) 10 pa green (red overprint) 20 pa red 1 Pi blue (red overprint) 2 Pi black (red overprint) 5 Pi lilac (red overprint) 10 Pi red 25 Pi green (red overprint)

Value of the stamps |
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vc = very common c = common * = not so common ** = uncommon |
*** = very uncommon R = rare RR = very rare RRR = extremely rare |
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Value | Unused | Used | Remarks |

5 pa | c | c | |

10 pa | * | c | Exists with inverted overprint: *** |

20 pa | c | c | Exists with inverted overprint: *** |

1 Pi | * | c | |

2 Pi | * | * | Exists with inverted overprint: *** |

5 Pi | * | c | |

10 Pi | *** | ** | Exists with inverted overprint: R |

25 Pi | *** | *** |

1915 Overprinted with 6-pointed star and crescent (date inside crescent), on stamps for letters abroad, overprinted with arabic sign

20 pa red 1 Pi blue (red overprint) 2 Pi black (red overprint)

Value of the stamps |
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vc = very common c = common * = not so common ** = uncommon |
*** = very uncommon R = rare RR = very rare RRR = extremely rare |
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Value | Unused | Used | Remarks |

20 pa | * | * | Exists with inverted overprint: *** |

1 Pi | * | * | |

2 Pi | *** | *** |

1915 Overprinted with small 6-pointed star and crescent (arabic date between crescent and star, arabic text in crescent)

10 pa green (red overprint) 1 Pi blue (red overprint)

Value of the stamps |
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vc = very common c = common * = not so common ** = uncommon |
*** = very uncommon R = rare RR = very rare RRR = extremely rare |
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Value | Unused | Used | Remarks |

10 pa | * | c | |

1 Pi | * | c | Exists with inverted overprint: R |

1915 Overprinted with small 6-pointed star and crescent (arabic date between crescent and star, arabic text in crescent), on stamp for letters abroad (overprinted with arabic sign)

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10 pa green (red overprint)

Value of the stamps |
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vc = very common c = common * = not so common ** = uncommon |
*** = very uncommon R = rare RR = very rare RRR = extremely rare |
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Value | Unused | Used | Remarks |

10 pa | * | * | Exists with inverted overprint: R |

1916 Overprinted with 5-pointed star and crescent (arabic date between crescent and star, arabic text in crescent)

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20 pa red 1 Pi blue (red overprint) 10 Pi red

Value of the stamps |
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vc = very common c = common * = not so common ** = uncommon |
*** = very uncommon R = rare RR = very rare RRR = extremely rare |
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Value | Unused | Used | Remarks |

20 pa | * | c | |

1 Pi | * | c | |

10 Pi | *** | *** |

1916 Overprinted with 5-pointed star and crescent (date between crescent and star, arabic text in crescent), on stamp for letters abroad (overprinted with arabic sign)

(Reduced size)

20 pa red

Value of the stamps |
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vc = very common c = common * = not so common ** = uncommon |
*** = very uncommon R = rare RR = very rare RRR = extremely rare |
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Value | Unused | Used | Remarks |

20 pa | * | c |

1916 Overprinted with 5-pointed star and crescent (arabic date in crescent)

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5 pa yellow (red overprint) 20 pa red 1 Pi blue (red overprint) 2 Pi black (red overprint) 25 Pi green 50 Pi brown Further surcharged 10 g on 50 Pi (red overprint)

Value of the stamps |
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vc = very common c = common * = not so common ** = uncommon |
*** = very uncommon R = rare RR = very rare RRR = extremely rare |
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Value | Unused | Used | Remarks |

5 pa | * | * | |

20 pa | *** | ** | |

1 Pi | ** | * | |

2 Pi | ** | * | |

25 Pi | *** | *** | |

50 Pi | R | *** | |

10 g on 50 Pi | *** | *** |

1916 Overprinted with 5-pointed star and crescent (arabic date in crescent), on stamp for letters abroad (overprinted with arabic sign)

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1 Pi blue (red overprint)

Value of the stamps |
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vc = very common c = common * = not so common ** = uncommon |
*** = very uncommon R = rare RR = very rare RRR = extremely rare |
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Value | Unused | Used | Remarks |

1 Pi | ** | c |

1917 Overprinted with a beetle like text

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5 pa yellow (red overprint) 10 pa green (red overprint) 20 pa red 1 Pi blue (red overprint) 2 Pi black (red overprint) 5 Pi lilac (red overprint) 10 Pi red

Value of the stamps |
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vc = very common c = common * = not so common ** = uncommon |
*** = very uncommon R = rare RR = very rare RRR = extremely rare |
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Value | Unused | Used | Remarks |

5 pa | * | * | |

10 pa | R | R | |

20 pa | * | * | |

1 Pi | ** | * | |

2 Pi | *** | *** | |

5 Pi | RR | RR | |

10 Pi | RR | RR |

1917 Overprinted with a beetle like text, on stamp for letters abroad (overprinted with arabic sign)

(Sorry, no picture available yet)

10 pa green (red overprint) 1 Pi blue (red overprint) 2 Pi black (red overprint)

Value of the stamps |
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vc = very common c = common * = not so common ** = uncommon |
*** = very uncommon R = rare RR = very rare RRR = extremely rare |
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Value | Unused | Used | Remarks |

10 pa | * | * | |

1 Pi | *** | *** | |

2 Pi | R | R |

1920 Overprinted and surcharged

10 pa on 2 pa olive

Value of the stamps |
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vc = very common c = common * = not so common ** = uncommon |
*** = very uncommon R = rare RR = very rare RRR = extremely rare |
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Value | Unused | Used | Remarks |

10 pa on 2 pa | c | c |

For stamps of Turkey issued from 1913 to 1920, click here.