Mauritius 2012 Eminent Personalities

From Stamps of the World
  • Issue date: 9th November 2012
  • Designed by: Nishvin Ramsawmy, after monochrome photographs
  • Printed by: BDT International Security Printing, Dublin, Ireland, in sheets of 50
  • Print Process: lithography
  • stamp format: stamp format height 44½mm x width 28½mm
  • Perforations: 13.5 x 13.5

Eminent Mauritian Personalities (2012 issue)

6r ~ Marcel Cabon, OBE, 1912-1972, novelist and poet (in Maurice French) and journalist
10r ~ Goolam Mahomed Dawjee Atchia, 1890-1966, Mauritian Gujarati lawyer, literary scholar and book collector, advisor to then Mayor of Port Louis from 1921 to 1953, co-founder of the first Indian daily newspaper, Advance, in 1939


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