Gem, Rock, and Mineral Postage Stamps From
Belgium


Official Name: Kingdom of Belgium
National Name: Royaume de Belgique/Koningrijk van België
Alternate Names: België; Belgique
Monetary Units: 1 franc (f) = 100 centimes (c)
Location: Western Europe; bordered by the North Sea, The Netherlands, Germany, Luxembourg, and France.
Mineral Resources: Coal, nonferrous metals, iron, steel, and glass.



Belgium Scott 617
Diamond
Belgium
Scott 617
2 francs
23 Jan 1965

Illustration of
faceted diamonds.



Belgium Scott 666
Ice (Snowflakes)
Belgium
Scott 666
2 francs
28 May 1966

Illustration of snowflakes.



Belgium Scott 1155 Belgium Scott 1430 Belgium Scott B682
Diamond
Belgium
Scott 1155
10 francs
24 Oct 1983
Diamond
Belgium
Scott 1430
27 francs
9 Mar 1992
Diamond
Belgium
Scott B682
3+1 francs
5 Dec 1960

Scott 1155 and B682 show faceted diamonds.
Scott 1430 shows an illustration of a faceted diamond.



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