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East African shilling (Aden usage only)


Name: East African shilling
Defn: 2000c=20sh=20s=1lb
Symbol: £
Code:
Desc:
Units of money:
cent c 1
shilling sh 100
pound lb 2000

Users of this currency: Aden (55 stamps, 1951-1965), Kathiri State of Seiyun (22 stamps, 1951-1964), Quaiti State in Hadhramaut (33 stamps, 1951-1963), British forces in Eritrea (43 stamps, 1948-1951), British forces in Somalia (22 stamps, 1948-1950), Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania (336 stamps, 1922-1976), Somaliland Protectorate (32 stamps, 1951-1960), South Arabia (2 stamps, 1963), Tanganyika (79 stamps, 1922-1962), Zanzibar (181 stamps, 1931-1967) Show with all usages

Denominations used by Aden in this currency:
Denom Usages Selected stamps
5c 5   10/1/1951 bl issue=new currency d=Aden Harbor ovpt=value oc=blk on=1939-1a ... 1965 grn issue=1953c d=minaret
10c 4   10/1/1951 brn issue=new currency d=Aidrus Mosque ovpt=value oc=blk on=1939-2a ... 1964 org issue=1953c d=camel transport
15c 6   10/1/1951 bl issue=new currency d=Mukalla ovpt=value oc=blk on=1939-2 1/2a ... 1964 prusgrn issue=1953c d=Crater, Aden
20c 2   10/1/1951 brn&red issue=new currency d=Capture of Aden 1839 ovpt=value oc=blk on=1939-3a ultra d=Mercury & globe & vehicles unissued
25c 3   6/15/1953 car issue=1953a d=mosque ... 1964 car issue=1953c d=mosque
30c 1   10/1/1951 org issue=new currency d=Mukalla ovpt=value oc=blk on=1939-8a
35c 3   6/15/1953 ultra issue=1953a d=dhow (1953) ... 1964 dkbl issue=1953c d=dhow (1964 Aden)
50c 5   10/1/1951 org issue=new currency d=Mukalla ovpt=value oc=blk on=1939-8a ... 1964 dlbl issue=1953c d=map of Arabia
70c 5   10/1/1951 brn&bl issue=new currency d=Capture of Aden 1839 ovpt=value oc=blk on=1945-14a ... 1964 gray issue=1953c d=salt works
1sh 5   10/1/1951 emer issue=new currency d=dhow right ovpt=value oc=blk on=1939-1r ... 1964 vio&blk issue=1953c d=dhow building
1sh25c 4   1956 blk<bl issue=1953b d=colony badge ... 1964 blk<bl issue=1953c d=colony badge
2sh 4   10/1/1951 bl&mve issue=new currency d=Aden Harbor ovpt=value oc=blk on=1939-2r ... 1965 car&blk issue=1953c d=levy
5sh 3   10/1/1951 ol&lakebrn issue=new currency d=Camel corpsman ovpt=value oc=blk on=1944-5r ... 1956 dkbl&blk issue=1953b d=Crater Pass
10sh 3   10/1/1951 brn&vio issue=new currency d=Capture of Aden 1839 ovpt=value oc=blk on=1939-10r ... 1954 olgray&blk issue=1953b d=tribesman
20sh 2   6/15/1953 vio&brn issue=1953a d=Aden in 1572, 1957 ltvio&blk issue=1953b d=Aden in 1572

Used by 55 stamps of Aden: (See all uses as list)
10/1/1951 5c bl issue=new currency d=Aden Harbor ovpt=value oc=blk on=1939-1a wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12.5
10/1/1951 10c brn issue=new currency d=Aidrus Mosque ovpt=value oc=blk on=1939-2a wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12.5
10/1/1951 15c bl issue=new currency d=Mukalla ovpt=value oc=blk on=1939-2 1/2a wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12.5
10/1/1951 20c brn&red issue=new currency d=Capture of Aden 1839 ovpt=value oc=blk on=1939-3a wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12.5
10/1/1951 30c org issue=new currency d=Mukalla ovpt=value oc=blk on=1939-8a wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12.5
10/1/1951 50c org issue=new currency d=Mukalla ovpt=value oc=blk on=1939-8a wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12.5
10/1/1951 70c brn&bl issue=new currency d=Capture of Aden 1839 ovpt=value oc=blk on=1945-14a wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12.5
10/1/1951 1sh emer issue=new currency d=dhow right ovpt=value oc=blk on=1939-1r wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12.5
10/1/1951 2sh bl&mve issue=new currency d=Aden Harbor ovpt=value oc=blk on=1939-2r wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12.5
10/1/1951 5sh ol&lakebrn issue=new currency d=Camel corpsman ovpt=value oc=blk on=1944-5r wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12.5
10/1/1951 10sh brn&vio issue=new currency d=Capture of Aden 1839 ovpt=value oc=blk on=1939-10r wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12.5
6/2/1953 15c dkgrn&blk issue=Coronation 1953 d=Queen Elizabeth II (1953) wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=13.5x13
6/15/1953 5c yelgrn issue=1953a d=minaret wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12
6/15/1953 10c org issue=1953a d=camel transport wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12
6/15/1953 15c blgrn issue=1953a d=Crater, Aden wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12
6/15/1953 25c car issue=1953a d=mosque wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12
6/15/1953 35c ultra issue=1953a d=dhow (1953) wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12
6/15/1953 50c dlbl issue=1953a d=map of Arabia wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12
6/15/1953 70c gray issue=1953a d=salt works wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12
6/15/1953 1sh pur&sep issue=1953a d=dhow building wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12
6/15/1953 2sh carrose&sep issue=1953a d=Aden Protectorate levy wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12
6/15/1953 5sh bl&sep issue=1953a d=Crater Pass wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12
6/15/1953 10sh ol&sep issue=1953a d=tribesman wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12
6/15/1953 20sh vio&brn issue=1953a d=Aden in 1572 wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12
1954 10sh olgray&blk issue=1953b d=tribesman wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12
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7/1/1955 50c dkbl issue=1953b d=map of Arabia wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12
1956 1sh25c blk<bl issue=1953b d=colony badge wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12x13.5
1956 2sh car&blk issue=1953b d=levy wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12x13.5
1956 5sh dkbl&blk issue=1953b d=Crater Pass wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12x13.5
3/15/1956 25c dkrose issue=1953b d=mosque wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12
4/12/1956 5c blgrn issue=1953b d=minaret wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12x13.5
4/12/1956 50c dkbl issue=1953b d=map of Arabia wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12x13.5
4/12/1956 70c blk issue=1953b d=salt works wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12x13.5
1957 20sh ltvio&blk issue=1953b d=Aden in 1572 wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=13.5
10/15/1958 35c viobl issue=1953b d=dhow (1953) wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12x13.5
1/26/1959 15c graygrn issue=Revised Constitution d=Crater, Aden ovpt=REVISED//CONSTITUTION//1959(arabic) oc=red on=issue=1953-15c wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12
1/26/1959 1sh25c blk<bl issue=Revised Constitution d=colony badge ovpt=REVISED//CONSTITUTION//1959 oc=red on=issue=1953-1sh25c wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12x13.5
4/26/1959 15c graygrn issue=1953b d=Crater, Aden wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=12
6/4/1963 1sh25c grn issue=Freedom from Hunger d=sources of protein wmk=St Edwards crown & CA perf=14x14.5
1964 10c org issue=1953c d=camel transport wmk=St Edwards crown & CA perf=12
1964 15c prusgrn issue=1953c d=Crater, Aden wmk=St Edwards crown & CA perf=12
1964 25c car issue=1953c d=mosque wmk=St Edwards crown & CA perf=12
1964 35c dkbl issue=1953c d=dhow (1964 Aden) wmk=St Edwards crown & CA perf=12x13.5
1964 50c dlbl issue=1953c d=map of Arabia wmk=St Edwards crown & CA perf=12x13.5
1964 70c gray issue=1953c d=salt works wmk=St Edwards crown & CA perf=12x13.5
1964 1sh vio&blk issue=1953c d=dhow building wmk=St Edwards crown & CA perf=12
1964 1sh25c blk<bl issue=1953c d=colony badge wmk=St Edwards crown & CA perf=12x13.5
1965 5c grn issue=1953c d=minaret wmk=St Edwards crown & CA perf=12x13.5
1965 2sh car&blk issue=1953c d=levy wmk=St Edwards crown & CA perf=12x13.5
20c ultra d=Mercury & globe & vehicles wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=13.5x14 unissued

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