Guernsey 1979 Coins Definitive Issue

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  • Issued: 13th February 1979. (½p-20p) except 10p orange, 11½p, 50p, £1 & £2 Issued on 5th February 1980; (5p) [SG181a] via Booklets only on 2nd February 1982; (£5) was Issued on the 22nd May 1981
  • Design: Robert Reed (½p-£2) & Courvoisier (£5)
  • Printed by: Courvoisier
  • Print Process: Photogravure
  • Sheet Sizes: ½p to 20p. 100 (2 panes 10 by 5); 50p to £5. 50 (2 panes 5 by 5)
  • Stamp sizes 26mm x 36mm (½p-20p), 29½mm x 48½mm (50p & £5) or 48½mm x 29½mm (£1 & £2)
  • Perforations 11½
  • Withdrawn from Sale: 10p Green 4th February 1981. Remaining Values 22nd July 1985 except £5 which was finally withdrawn on the 31st December 1998.

Sheet Stamps[edit]

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Chestnut
Yellowish Brown
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10s William I Commemorative 1966
Silver Jubilee Commemorative Crown 1977
Royal Silver Wedding Commemorative Crown 1972
Seal of the Bailiwick

First Day Covers[edit]

FDC 13th February 1979
FDC 13th February 1979
FDC 5th February 1980
FDC 5th February 1980
FDC 22nd May 1981

Presentation Packs[edit]

Pack ½p to 8p
Pack 9p to 20p
Pack 20p,50p & £1
Pack £5