Tuvalu 1976 New Coinage

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Stamps

  • Date of Issue: 1976-04-21
  • Designer:G. Drummond
  • Printer: Walsall
  • Process: Lithography
  • Stamp Size: 32mm x 48mm
  • Format: Panes of 50 (2 groups of 25, 5 x 5 separated by a gutter) Plates 1A and 1B, Plates 1C and 1D
  • Paper: CA Spiral Watermark upright,Greenish gum
  • Perforation: 13.7 x 13.7

Info

  • Master sheets with all four plate positions, were cut into two separate panes, 1A paired with 1B, and 1C paired with 1D.
  • Plate 1A and 1C markings are in the bottom left margin.
  • Plate 1B and 1D markings are in the bottom margin to the right of the gutter.
  • Quantities sold: 5c - 42,652. 10c - 38,733. 15c - 39,425. 35c - 44,541.

Variety

  • Swedish "O" Variety (row 4/1, pane 1B)
5c Variety


Specimen Stamps

  • Specimen stamps produced for all values (1,000 sets).

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