in quest of the best web sites for collectors

Zanzibar Stamps

A British protectorate consisting of several islands off the coast of Tanganyika in East Africa. Stamps were issued between 1895 and 1967.

Zanzibar attained independence in 1963. In July 1964 it joined with Tanganyika to form the

United Republic of Tanganyika and Zanzibar

. This new state was later renamed Tanzania.


Rare Zanzibar Stamps

Scans of classic stamps of Zanzibar in the Sandafayre Rare Stamp Gallery.