Worldwide Illustrated Stamp Identifier - Arabic Script

The purpose of the Worldwide Illustrated Stamp Identifier is to provide a visual tool to assist in identifying the country of origin of particularly challenging stamps. On this page are stamps inscribed using Arabic script. Arabic script is the second-most widely used alphabetic writing system in the world. It used for writing several languages of Asia and Africa, such as Arabic, Persian, Pashto and Urdu.

Stamps With Arabic Script Inscriptions


Iran Stamp 1870 Lion and Sword
Lion and Sword

Iran Stamp 1880 Nasser-eddin Shah
Nasser-eddin Shah

Iran Stamp 1938-39 Risa Shah Pahlavi
Risa Shah Pahlavi

Iran Stamp Parcel Post
Parcel Post

Iran Stamp Postal Tax
Postal Tax


Morocco 1893 Local Post
Local Post

Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia Stamp 1925 Locomotive
Overprinted Hejaz Locomotive Railway Stamp

Saudi Arabia Stamp 1925 Handstamped on Issue of Hejaz
Handstamped on Issue of Hejaz

Saudi Arabia Stamp 1932 Tughra of Sultan Abdul Aziz
Tughra of Sultan Abdul Aziz


Turkey Stamp 1863 Tughra of Sultan Abdul-Aziz
Tughra of Sultan Abdul-Aziz

Turkey Stamp 1865 Crescent and Star
Crescent and Star

Turkey Stamp 1901 Tughra of Sultan Abdul-Aziz
Tughra of Sultan Abdul-Aziz

Turkey Stamp 1945 Postage Due
Postage Due

Turkey Stamp 1898 Military

Turkey Stamp 1901 Newspaper

Turkey Stamp 1901 Newspaper

United Arab Repubic (Egypt)

United Arab Republic Stamp 1962-63 Official

See Also

The Worldwide Illustrated Identifier Start Page

Stamps with Cyrillic Writing

Stamps with Chinese Characters

Stamps with Asian Scripts

Stamps Using Greek, Hebrew and Other Writing Systems

Stamps with No Country Name Inscription

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