Tunisia 1888 Coat of Arms on shaded background
- Date of Issue: 1888
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A convention signed in 1888 creates the Tusisian Post & Telegraph Office – strictly speaking under the authority of the bey, effectively run by the French (French Occupation 1881 and establishment of a Protectorate). Stamps are issued for Tunisia the same year. The first set shows the coat of arms of Tunisia and is inscribed ‘Régence de Tunis’.