Gem, Rock, and Mineral Postage Stamps From
Monaco


Official Name: Principality of Monaco
National Name: Principaute de Monaco
Monetary Units: Monegasque franc (equals the French franc). In 1969, the French franc replaced the Monegasque franc. Currently, 1 French franc (F) = 100 centimes
Location: Western Europe, bordering the Mediterranean Sea, on the southern coast of France, near the border with Italy.
Mineral Resources: None.



Monaco Scott 1723 Monaco Scott 1724
Anatase
Monaco
Scott 1723
2.10 franc
Albite (Feldspar)
Monaco
Scott 1724
2.30 franc
 
Monaco Scott 1725 Monaco Scott 1726
Rutile
Monaco
Scott 1725
3.20 franc
Chlorite
Monaco
Scott 1726
3.80 franc
 
Monaco Scott 1727 Monaco Scott 1728
Brookite
Monaco
Scott 1727
4.00 franc
Quartz
Monaco
Scott 1728
6.00 franc

This set of 6 stamps was issued on 4 Sep 1990 and
shows natural, unpolished micro-mineral specimens.



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