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Date Country Images Notes
1949 Antigua
SG114, 116, 117
Sc100, 102, 103
added April 2014
This is the representative entry for the British colonies UPUs, types G1, G2 and G3, three of a set of four. As noted in the types pages, they do not really qualify as nudes but have been included simply because they form such a significant component of Deane's list [1].
Stamps showing the UPU monument are collected here .
1940, 42 Argentina
SG690, 719 Sc-C39, C44
Mercury
added June 2014
1946 Argentina   SG781 Sc-C47
Allegory of Flight
added
1947 Argentina SG793 Sc565
Justice, 1st anniversary of the Peron government
added June 2014

SG794 Sc566
Icarus falling
added
1949 Argentina SG807 Sc-C55
Atlas
added June 2014
1949 Australia
  SG223a Sc-C6
Hermes
added
1946-7 Austria
SG996 ScB193
Reconstruction of St. Stephen's Cathedral, Vienna,
Madonna of the domestics statue
added June 2014

SG1030 ScB214
Nymph Egeria, Schönbrunn Castle
added June 2014
1948 Belgian Congo
BelCon SG Sc233
Carved figures and masks of the Baluba tribe,
Buangakokoma, statue of a kneeling beggar.
added Feb 15
1941 Brazil
SG655 Sc520
Steel industry
added June 2014

SG659 Sc524
Commerce
added June 2014
1945 Brazil SG711-2 Sc628-9
Tranquility, Glory
added June 2014

Sc630 still needed
1947 Brazil SG740 Sc672
Peace and Security
added

SG748 ScRAB1
Icarus
added June 2014
1949 British Guiana
o SG311 Sc233
Indian shooting fish
added April 2014

George VI, see also Page 10 and Page 12
1946 Bulgaria
o SG628-30 Sc534-6
Referendum establishing the People's Republic
added May 2014

Commemorated in 1978.
1949 Cook Islands
  SG150, 156
Sc131, 137
Ngatangiia Channel,
Native hut
added
1944 Costa Rica
  SG375-83 Sc-C94-102
Centenary of San Ramon
added
1940-41 Cuba
  SG445, 450
Sc-RA3, RA4
Health
Mother and child
added
1944 Cuba   SG475 Sc388
Bartolomé de las Casas
added
1947 Czechoslovakia
CzeCze SG Sc331
Destruction of Lidice, 5th anniversary
added Apr 15

SG502-3 Sc338-9.
Freedom. Super design and there's an even better maxi-card overleaf.
1949 Egypt
SG352 Sc273
State, The Nile
16th Agricultural and Industrial Exposition, Cairo
added May 2014

SG334 Sc-B9
still needed
added
1942, 46 Finland
Fin SG385 Sc-B54
Lapland Arms
added Jul 14
NN, but fun and in stock.

SG417 Sc251
3rd sports festival, Helsinki
added Jun 14
1949 Finland o SG472 Sc-B95
Bathers in Sauna house
added April 2004

SG474 Sc-B97
Cold plunge in lake
added June 2014
1942, 43 France
Fra SG744 Sc-B132
Symbolises the French colonial empire, surtax for National Relief
added Nov 2014

SG783 Sc-B156
desc
added
1946 France SG968-9 Sc-C19, C20
Iris, Zeus carrying Hebe
added March 2004

SG970 Sc-C21
Chariot of the sun
added June 2014

Scott describes the 100f stamp as 'Zeus carrying Hebe', Gibbons as 'Jupiter carrying off Egine'
1949 France Fra Fra SG1078-80 Sc634-6
UPU
added Jun 15
1947 French Guiana

no links
SG224-6 Sc192-194
Hammock
added June 2014
1949 French India

no links
FrI SG259, 60 Sc212, 213
Apsaras
added May and Oct2014
1939 French Polynesia
FrPol FrPol Sc-CB2,3
Mother and children on beach
added

Produced by the Vichy government in France, but not issued in French Polynesia.

Gibbons mentions but does not number these.
1947 French West Africa
FrWAfr SG35 Sc37
Bamako Dike
added Apr 15

SG52 Sc54
Azwa women at Niger River
added May 14
1948, 49 GB
o SG498 Sc274
Olympic Games, London

SG500 Sc277
UPU 75th anniversary
both added May 2014
1941 Germany
Ger SG768 Sc-B192
Amazons
added May 2014

German issues split into three (East, West and Berlin) after WW2 and reunited in 1990. The forward links are to any of the three.
1946 Greece
Gre
Gre Gre Gre
Overprints of 1930s stamps.

1944 SG Sc455
1946 SG Sc477

1940 Occupation issues for use in North Epirus (Albania)
SG Sc-N204
SG Sc-N206
SG Sc-N207
added Feb 15
1945 Guatemala
  1945 SG431 Sc312
desc
added

1946 SG451 Sc318
desc
added
1940(1) Hungary
o 1940 SG676-679 ScB126-129
6+6f green, 10+10f brown, 16+16f violet, 20+20f red


1941 SG-MS Sc-B130
The stamps shown are from the 1941 m/s shown overleaf and extracted here, using different colours.
1940 Italian East Africa

no links
  SG46, 49
Sc29, 32
desc
added
1946 Italy
SG685 Sc484
Venice crowned by glory, Veronese
added June 2014
1945 Jamaica
  SG138 Sc133
Labour and Learning
added
1948 Lebanon (Fr Mandate)
Leb SG379 Sc220
Europa on Bull
added Feb 15

There are also 12.5p and 25p stamps to the same design.
1949 Liberia
Lib SG711, 706 Sc330, C63
UPU monument
Colonists and Map
C63 added Feb 15
1942, 44 Mexico
o SG688-90 Sc777-9
2nd Inter-American Agricultural Conference:
Mother Earth
Sowing Wheat
Westerm Hemisphere carrying a torch
added June 2014

SG Sc790 Liberty
shown double-size
added May 2014
1948 Monaco
o SG352, 355, 353, 354
Sc209, 212, 210, 211
Nymph Salmacis,
Hyacinthus,
Hercules
Aristaeus,

François J. Bosio, sculptor
added May 2014
1941 Mozambique Co
SG-C319 Sc-RA4
added May 2014
1946 Netherlands
Neth SG Sc-B159
Child welfare, Fortuna
Ruled NN, but in stock
added Feb 15
1947 New Zealand
NZ NZ SG690-1 Sc-B30, 31
Statue of Eros, London
added Feb 15
1944 Paraguay
  SG587 Sc406
Primitive Indian postmen
added
1949 Philippines
  SG674-6 Sc531-33
desc
added
1948 Portuguese Guinea

no links
  SG310 Sc264
desc
added
1948 Portuguese India

no links
  SGC571/573 Sc-RA4-5
desc
added
1949 South Africa
SAfr SG128 Sc109
Mercury, UPU, bilingual pair
added Feb 15
1949 Switzerland
Swi SG503 Sc322
UPU
added Feb 15
1947 Syria
  SG456 Sc338
desc
added
1948 Timor
o SG310, 312 Sc246, 8
Timor woman,
Girl with basket.
added May 2014, Oct 2004
1941 Togo
o SG126... Sc270, 274, 275
Pounding metal
added May 2004
1947 Togo o
o
SG157-9 Sc309-11
Oil extraction process
added Jan 2012

SG170 Sc316
Women hand-spinning cotton
added Feb 2006
1948 Tokelau Islands

no links
tick SG1 Sc1
desc
added
1949 Turkey
Tur SG1423 Sc996
UPU
added Apr 15

four stamps, two designs, none exciting
1945 Uruguay
o This has to be one of my favourites, a regular stamp with a nude surcharge: the only such example I am aware of.

SG908 Sc-C114
Allied nations' victory in Europe
added May 2014
1940 USA
SG892 Sc895
50th anniversary of the Pan American Union,
The Three Graces from Botticelli's Spring
added June 2014
1949 USA SG Sc-C42
UPU
added June 2014

A - E - K - S

Entry Country Region Year SG Sc Cat m/u PN page status comments
33 Aden GB Comm 1949 32, 34, 35 6 JR GB colonies UPU Antigua types G1, G2 and G3 surcharged
34 Aden KS Seiyun GB Comm 1949 16, 18, 19 6 JR GB colonies UPU Antigua types G1, G2 and G3 surcharged
35 Aden QS S&M GB Comm 1949 16, 18, 19 6 JR GB colonies UPU Antigua types G1, G2 and G3 surcharged
37 Antigua GB Comm 1949 100, 102, 103 6 UPU standard - many other similar issues
212 Argentina Americas 1940 690 C39 13 Mercury also Sc-C44, 45, 57
213 Argentina Americas 1946 C47 13 W
214 Argentina Americas 1947 793, 565, 566, 576 13 W NN
215 Argentina Americas 1949 807 C55 13
38 Ascension GB Comm 1949 57+ 6 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
40 Australia GB Comm 1949 C6 6 W Another Mercury, also C7 (1956)
323-4 Austria Eur 1946, 47 996, 1030 B193, B214 17
41 Bahamas GB Comm 1949 150+ 6 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
42 Bahrain GB Comm 1948 67 6 JR GB Sc274 surcharge 'BAHRAIN'
43 Bahrain GB Comm 1949 69 6 JR GB Sc277 surcharge 'BAHRAIN'
45 Barbados GB Comm 1949 212+ 6 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
46 Basutoland GB Comm 1949 41+ 6 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
48 Bechuanaland Prot GB Comm 1941 149+ 7 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
336 Belgium Eur 1944 B370-75 17 NN four of
337 Belgium Eur 1946 CB3 17 NN
50 Bermuda GB Comm 1949 212+ 7 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
29 Br Off Morocco GB Comm 1948 98 6 JR GB Sc274 surcharge 'MOROCCO AGENCIES'
30 Br Off Morocco GB Comm 1948 530 6 JR GB Sc274 surcharge 'TANGIER'
31 Br Off Morocco GB Comm 1949 547 6 JR GB Sc277 surcharge 'TANGIER'
227 Brazil Americas 1941 520-23, 524 13 multiple repeatsĀ 
228 Brazil Americas 1945 628-30 13 W
229 Brazil Americas 1947 672, RAB1 13 W
230 Brazil Americas 1949 690 13 NN
55 British Guiana GB Comm 1949 246+ 7 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
57 British Honduras GB Comm 1949 137+ 7 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
59 British Solomon Islands GB Comm 1949 84+ 7 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
61 Brunei GB Comm 1949 79+ 7 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
353 Bulgaria Eur 1946 534-6 18 W one design
62 Burma GB Comm 1943 2N39 7 NN
63 Burma GB Comm 1949 116+ 7 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
358 Cameroun Frcol 1946 310-315 18 NN two designs
70 Cayman Islands GB Comm 1949 118+ 7 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
72 Cook Islands GB Comm 1949 131, 137 7 WW not seen, but both cheap mint
241 Costa Rica Americas 1944 C94-102 13 W
371 Croatia Eur 1944 B56 19 NN
249-50 Cuba Americas 1940-41 RA3, RA4 14 WW
251 Cuba Americas 1944 388, 390 14 W NN
252 Cuba Americas 1948 415-417 14 NN
253 Cuba Americas 1949 RA9, 10 14 NN
73 Cyprus GB Comm 1949 160+ 7 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
377 Czechoslovakia Eur 1943 B18 19 NN, PI (Slovakia) probable PI
378 Czechoslovakia Eur 1946 B156-7 19 NN also B158 m/s
379 Czechoslovakia Eur 1947 338-9 19
389 Dahomey Afr 1941 113-117 19 NN
75 Dominica GB Comm 1949 116+ 7 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
257 Ecuador Americas 1940 C87-90 14 NN
258 Ecuador Americas 1942 RA51, 51A 14 NN
259 Ecuador Americas 1946 RAC3 14 NN
260 Ecuador Americas 1948 511-513 14 NN
78 Egypt GB Comm 1949 273-276, B9 7
79 Falkland Islands GB Comm 1949 103+ 7 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
80 Falkland Islands Deps GB Comm 1949 1L14+ 8 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
82 Fiji GB Comm 1949 141+ 8 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
406 Finland Eur 1943 B54 19 NN
407 Finland Eur 1946 417 251, B78-9 19 PI and ScB80-1 surch
408 Finland Eur 1947 B82-86 21 PI four of, probably Pi and B91-3 surch
409 Finland Eur 1949 472, 474 B95, 97 21
418 France Eur 1942 B132 21
419 France Eur 1943 B156 21 W edging TX
420 France Eur 1946 C19-21 21
421 France Eur 1949 634-6, B244-7 21 NN, PI charity is probably PI
453 French Equ Africa Frcol 1946 179-181 22 NN
457 French Guiana Frcol 1947 224-6 192-197 23 NN
464 French India Frcol 1945 212-214 23
465 French India Frcol 1949 281 C14 23 NN possible NN
473 French Polynesia Frcol 1948 163-165 23 NN
478 French West Africa Frcol 1947 Sc37-54 23 WWW 5 of: Sc37, Sc41, Sc54
86 Gambia GB Comm 1949 148+ 8 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
24, 25 GB GB 1948, 49 274, 277 6 1 from each set of four: overprints Morocco, Tangier, Bahrain
490 Germany (republic) Eur 1941 B192 24 W
89 Gibraltar GB Comm 1949 123+ 8 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
90 Gilbert & Ellice Is GB Comm 1949 56+ 8 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
91 Gold Coast GB Comm 1948 133 8 NN
92 Gold Coast GB Comm 1949 144+ 8 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
507 Greece Eur 1947 515 26 NN as 522, 534
94 Grenada GB Comm 1949 147 8 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
263 Guatemala Americas 1945 312 14 W also C128-131
264 Guatemala Americas 1946 318 14 W
265 Guatemala Americas 1948 320-323 14 NN
266 Guatemala Americas 1949 325-329 14 NN also Sc384 (1964)
95 Hong Kong GB Comm 1949 180+ 8 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
524 Hungary Eur 1940 B111-B130 27 6 of, some PI some NN, get the m/s
525 Hungary Eur 1941 577 27 NN
526 Hungary Eur 1943 B157 27 NN
533 Iceland Eur 1949 253-56 27 NN
96 India GB Comm 1949 208 8 NN surch 1953 M45
538 Ionian Is Ital occ 1941 N3-N6, NC5, Nc9 27 JR, TX These are overprints of Greek stamps which range from moderately to excruciatingly expensive.
541 Italian East Africa Italcol 1940 29, 32 27 W one design, neither expensive
549 Italy Eur 1944 439-40 27 PI probable PI
550 Italy Eur 1945 458, 464, 472, E20, E21, E25 27 3xPI, 3xNN and o/ps probable PI
551 Italy Eur 1946 685 447, 484 27 PI, probable PI
552 Italy Eur 1948 493-4 28 NN
106 Jamaica GB Comm 1945 133 8 W
107 Jamaica GB Comm 1949 142+ 8 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
109 Kenya & Uganda GB Comm 1949 90+ 8 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
110 Kuwait GB Comm 1948+ 87 8 JR also Sc90, 101 GB surch
601 Lebanon (Fr Mandate) Frcol 1948 220-22, C141-3 29 W NN
111 Leeward Is GB Comm 1949 126+ 8 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
606 Liberia Africa 1940 277 29 NN & ID many variants
607 Liberia Africa 1949 309, 330, C63 29 NN WW
619 Liechenstein Eur 1948 C33 31 NN
626 Luxembourg Eur 1945 B118 31 NN
113 Malaya, Johore GB Comm 1949 151+ 8 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
115 Malaya, Kedah GB Comm 1949 57+ 9 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
117 Malaya, Kelantan GB Comm 1949 46+ 9 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
119 Malaya, Malacca GB Comm 1949 18+ 9 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
121 Malaya, Negri Sembilan GB Comm 1949 53+ 9 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
123 Malaya, Pahang GB Comm 1949 46+ 9 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
125 Malaya, Penang GB Comm 1949 23+ 9 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
127 Malaya, Perak GB Comm 1949 101+ 9 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
129 Malaya, Perlis GB Comm 1949 3+ 9 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
131 Malaya, Selangor GB Comm 1949 76+ 9 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
133 Malaya, Trengganu GB Comm 1949 49+ 9 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
138 Malta GB Comm 1949 225+ 9 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
141 Mauritius GB Comm 1949 231+ 9 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
273 Mexico Americas 1942 688-690 777-9 14
274 Mexico Americas 1944 790, C141 14 NN also Sc845
275 Mexico Americas 1945 805 14 ID distant statue
649 Monaco Eur 1946 B85-91 32 PI some PI
650 Monaco Eur 1948 206-212 32 NN
143 Montserrat GB Comm 1949 108+ 9 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
657 Mozambique Co Africa 1941 RA4 32 W
144 Muscat and Oman GB Comm 1948, 49 30, 32 9 JR GB surch Sc274, 277
662 Netherlands Eur 1944 B149-50 32 PI possible PI
669 New Hebrides (Fr issues) Frcol 1949 79-82 32 JR
152 New Zealand GB Comm 1940 229 11 NN and Sc-O76 o/p
153 New Zealand GB Comm 1947 B30, 31 11 W
156 Nigeria GB Comm 1949 75+ 11 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
161 North Borneo GB Comm 1949 240+ 11 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
162 Northern Rhodesia GB Comm 1949 50+ 11 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
163 Nyasaland Prot GB Comm 1949 87+ 11 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
164 Pakistan, Bahawalpur GB Comm 1949 26+ 11 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua also ScO25+ o/p.
282 Paraguay Americas 1944 406 16 W also Sc437, C142, C157
684 Philippines Pacific 1949 531-33 33 W
169 Pitcairn Is GB Comm 1949 13+ 11 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
689 Poland Eur 1948 C21-26 33 NN
700 Portuguese Guinea Porcol 1948 264, 270 33 W 264 pence 270 pounds
701 Portuguese India Porcol 1948 RA4-5 33 W possibly straying into PI
712 Romania Eur 1943 B217/8 34 ID
713 Romania Eur 1947 B348, B375 34 PI, NN some PI
177 Samoa GB Comm 1940 185 11 NN
179 Sarawak GB Comm 1949 176+ 11 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
754 Serbia Eur 1942 2NB19-22 36 PI probable PI
181 Seychelles GB Comm 1949 153+ 12 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
185 Sierra Leone GB Comm 1949 190+ 12 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
186 Singapore GB Comm 1949 190+ 12 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
187 Somaliland Prot GB Comm 1949 190+ 12 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
188 South Africa GB Comm 1949 99-101 12 W one design
192 South West Africa GB Comm 1949 160-62 12 JR South Africa 99-101 o/p
190 Southern Rhodesia GB Comm 1949 72 12 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
767 Spain Eur 1946 C121 36 NN
170 St Helena GB Comm 1949 132+ 11 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
174 St Kitts-Nevis GB Comm 1949 13+95+ 11 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
175 St Lucia GB Comm 1949 131+ 11 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
176 St Vincent GB Comm 1949 170+ 11 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
198 Swaziland GB Comm 1949 50+ 12 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
781 Switzerland Eur 1949 322 36 W
787 Syria Frcol 1947 338 37 W
791 Timor Portcol 1948 246, 8 37
796 Togo Frcol 1941 270-289 37 Sc303-308 o/ps
797 Togo Frcol 1947 309-320, J32-41 37 NN
200 Tokelau Islands GB Comm 1948 1 12 NN but in stock
201 Tonga GB Comm 1949 87+ 12 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
801 Trieste Itacol 1947 E1 37 JR Italy o/p
203 Trinidad & Tobago GB Comm 1949 66+ 12 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
811 Turkey Eur 1943 912, RA68 37 ID, PI some PI
812 Turkey Eur 1947 951, 954 37 ID
813 Turkey Eur 1949 996-999 37 W 2 designs, 996-7 better
204 Turks & Caicos Is GB Comm 1949 101+ 12 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
300 Uruguay Americas 1944 530-32 16 NN
301 Uruguay Americas 1945 C114 16 nude o/p
302 Uruguay Americas 1948 556-562 16 NN six stamps in this group
14 USA USA 1940 895 4
15 USA USA 1948 979 6 ID
16 USA USA 1949 C42 6
563 Venezia Giulia Italcol 1945 see Italy 1945 27 JR Ital o/ps
208 Virgin Is GB Comm 1949 92+ 12 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.
209 Zanzibar GB Comm 1949 226+ 13 JR UPU, types G1-G3 see Antigua.

Status ID JR NN PI TX W
Meaning got it insignificant detail just a repeat not a nude politically incorrect too expensive on the wantslist

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