Oltre Giuba

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     Oltre Giuba (Italian Jubaland) is a strip of land 50 to 100 miles in width, west of the Juba River in East Africa. I was ceded to Italy by Great Britain in 1924. Oltre Giuba was incorporated into Italian Somaliland on July 1 that year, and stamps for Oltre Giuba were discontinued. In 1936 it became part of Italian East Africa.
     A set of stamps with a map of Oltre Giuba was issued in April 1926. Only one stamp of the set is shown.

SCN 29-35