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1963 - Congo Dem. Rep. "Birds" Postage Stamps

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This is a 1963 series of postage stamps issued in the Congo Democratic Republic to commemorate "Native Birds" -- There were a total of 14 different denominations / species in the series issued at various times in 1963. -- Congo was an independent state founded by Leopold II of Belgium until 1908 when it was annexed into Belgium as a colony. Congo became an independent republic in 1960 and the name changed to the Republic of Zaire in 1971.
- All (4) stamps in MNH OG condition (Mint No-Hinge, Original Gum)
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STAMP #1 - Scott# 429 - (10) Centimes - "Pelicans"
STAMP #2 - Scott# 430 - (20) Centimes - "Pintades de Schouteden" (Crested Guinea Fowl)
STAMP #3 - Scott# 431 - (30) Centimes - " Bec-Ouvert" (Openbill)
STAMP #4 - Scott# 432 - (40) Centimes - "Cigognes a Ventre Blanc" (White-bellied Storks)

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