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Gambian pound


Name: Gambian pound
Defn: 240d=240p=20sh=20s=1lb
Symbol: £
Code:
Desc: actually BWA before 1964
Units of money:
penny (pl: pence) p 1
shilling sh 12
pound lb 240

Users of this currency: Gambia (248 stamps, 1869-1971)

Denominations used in this currency:
Denom Usages Selected stamps
1/2p 16   6/1880 org issue=1880 d=Queen Victoria (embossed) ... 2/18/1966 brnrose&multi dt=birds (1966 Gambia) d=red-cheeked cordon bleu
1p 21   6/1880 mar issue=1880 d=Queen Victoria (embossed) ... 7/16/1970 issue=Commonwealth Games 1970 d=runner (1970)
1.10d 0  
1.25d 0  
1 1/2p 15   9/1/1912 ol&grn issue=1912 d=King George V (keyplate round) ... 2/18/1966 ltvio&multi dt=birds (1966 Gambia) d=Melittophagus bulocki
2p 22   6/1880 rose issue=1880 d=Queen Victoria (embossed) ... 4/16/1971 issue=Methodist Mission in Gambia 150th d=Church Georgetown
2 1/2p 8   1886 ultra d=Queen Victoria (embossed) ... 11/2/1953 car&blk issue=Elizabeth II pictorials d=Barra canoe & Queen Elizabeth II
3p 19   6/1880 ultra issue=1880 d=Queen Victoria (embossed) ... 2/18/1966 ltgray&multi dt=birds (1966 Gambia) d=Euplectes afer
4p 16   1/1869 brn d=Queen Victoria (embossed) ... 1/20/1969 issue=stamp 100th d=No 1
5p 6   1904 slgray&blk issue=1904 d=King Edward VII (keyplate round) ... 3/13/1941 dkviobrn&ol issue=1938 d=King George VI & elephant & palm
6p 23   1/1869 bl d=Queen Victoria (embossed) ... 1/20/1969 issue=stamp 100th d=No 2
7 1/2p 7   1904 turq&scar issue=1904 d=King Edward VII (keyplate round) ... 2/18/1965 issue=independence d=flag of Gambia (1965)
10d 0  
= 10p 5   1904 ol&car issue=1904 d=King Edward VII (keyplate round) ... 1922 bl&blk issue=1922 d=King George V & elephant & palm
1sh 23   6/1880 grn issue=1880 d=Queen Victoria (embossed) ... 4/16/1971 issue=Methodist Mission in Gambia 150th d=Map & Cross
1sh3p 8   11/28/1946 bl&choc issue=1938 d=King George VI & elephant & palm ... 2/18/1965 issue=independence ovpt dt=birds (1963 Gambia) d=Red-eyed Dove (1963) ovpt=INDEPENDENCE//1965 oc=blk on=issue=1963-1sh3p
1sh6p 13   1905 grn&red pc=yel issue=1902 d=King Edward VII (keyplate round) ... 4/16/1971 issue=Methodist Mission in Gambia 150th d=John Wesley (1971)
2sh 7   1902 blk&org issue=1902 d=King Edward VII (keyplate round) ... 11/2/1953 car&ind issue=Elizabeth II pictorials d=Barra canoe & Queen Elizabeth II
2sh6p 10   1905 pur&brn pc=yel issue=1902 d=King Edward VII (keyplate round) ... 1/20/1969 issue=stamp 100th d=No 1 & 2
3sh 4   1905 red&grn pc=yel issue=1902 d=King Edward VII (keyplate round) ... 1922 vio&blk issue=1922 d=King George V & elephants & palms
4sh 4   1922 blk&red issue=1921 d=King George V (keyplate round) ... 11/2/1953 red&blgray issue=Elizabeth II pictorials d=James Island & Queen Elizabeth II
5sh 10   9/1/1912 grn&red issue=1912 d=King George V (keyplate round) ... 7/16/1970 issue=Commonwealth Games 1970 d=runner (1970)
10sh 6   1922 yelgrn&blk issue=1922 d=King George V & elephants & palms ... 2/18/1966 ltbrn&multi dt=birds (1966 Gambia) d=Musophaga violacea
1lb 5   12/24/1948 pur issue=Silver Wedding d=Queen Elizabeth & King George VI ... 2/18/1966 rose&multi dt=birds (1966 Gambia) d=Tambalareo

Used by 248 stamps: (See all uses as list)
Gambia 1/1869 4p brn d=Queen Victoria (embossed) imperf
Gambia 1/1869 6p bl d=Queen Victoria (embossed) imperf
Gambia 8/1874 4p brn d=Queen Victoria (embossed) wmk=crown & CC imperf
Gambia 8/1874 6p bl d=Queen Victoria (embossed) wmk=crown & CC imperf
Gambia 6/1880 1/2p org issue=1880 d=Queen Victoria (embossed) wmk=crown & CC perf=14
Gambia 6/1880 1p mar issue=1880 d=Queen Victoria (embossed) wmk=crown & CC perf=14
Gambia 6/1880 2p rose issue=1880 d=Queen Victoria (embossed) wmk=crown & CC perf=14
Gambia 6/1880 3p ultra issue=1880 d=Queen Victoria (embossed) wmk=crown & CC perf=14
Gambia 6/1880 4p brn issue=1880 d=Queen Victoria (embossed) wmk=crown & CC perf=14
Gambia 6/1880 6p bl issue=1880 d=Queen Victoria (embossed) wmk=crown & CC perf=14
Gambia 6/1880 1sh grn issue=1880 d=Queen Victoria (embossed) wmk=crown & CC perf=14
Gambia 1886 1/2p grn d=Queen Victoria (embossed) wmk=crown & CA sideways perf=14
Gambia 1886 1p rosecar d=Queen Victoria (embossed) wmk=crown & CA sideways perf=14
Gambia 1886 2p org d=Queen Victoria (embossed) wmk=crown & CA sideways perf=14
Gambia 1886 2 1/2p ultra d=Queen Victoria (embossed) wmk=crown & CA sideways perf=14
Gambia 1886 3p sl d=Queen Victoria (embossed) wmk=crown & CA sideways perf=14
Gambia 1886 4p brn d=Queen Victoria (embossed) wmk=crown & CA sideways perf=14
Gambia 1886 6p slgrn d=Queen Victoria (embossed) wmk=crown & CA sideways perf=14
Gambia 1886 1sh vio d=Queen Victoria (embossed) wmk=crown & CA sideways perf=14
Gambia 1/1898 1/2p graygrn d=Queen Victoria (1890 keyplate) wmk=crown & CA perf=14
Gambia 1/1898 1p carrose d=Queen Victoria (1890 keyplate) wmk=crown & CA perf=14
Gambia 1/1898 2p brnorg&pur d=Queen Victoria (1890 keyplate) wmk=crown & CA perf=14
Gambia 1/1898 2 1/2p ultra d=Queen Victoria (1890 keyplate) wmk=crown & CA perf=14
Gambia 1/1898 3p redvio&ultra d=Queen Victoria (1890 keyplate) wmk=crown & CA perf=14
Gambia 1/1898 4p brn&ultra d=Queen Victoria (1890 keyplate) wmk=crown & CA perf=14
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Gambia 6/24/1966 1p issue=Bathurst 150th
Gambia 6/24/1966 2p issue=Bathurst 150th
Gambia 6/24/1966 6p issue=Bathurst 150th
Gambia 6/24/1966 1sh6p issue=Bathurst 150th
Gambia 12/20/1967 2p issue=International Tourist Year d=Adonis Hotel & ITY emblem & Atlantic Hotel
Gambia 12/20/1967 1sh issue=International Tourist Year d=Adonis Hotel & ITY emblem & Atlantic Hotel
Gambia 12/20/1967 1sh6p issue=International Tourist Year d=Adonis Hotel & ITY emblem & Atlantic Hotel
Gambia 7/15/1968 1p issue=Human Rights Year d=shackles & human rights flame perf=14x13
Gambia 7/15/1968 1sh issue=Human Rights Year d=Fort Bullen perf=14x13
Gambia 7/15/1968 5sh issue=Human Rights Year d=Methodist Church perf=14x13
Gambia 1/20/1969 4p issue=stamp 100th d=No 1
Gambia 1/20/1969 6p issue=stamp 100th d=No 2
Gambia 1/20/1969 2sh6p issue=stamp 100th d=No 1 & 2
Gambia 12/15/1969 2p issue=pioneer air service 25th d=PlaneShipWestfalen perf=14
Gambia 12/15/1969 1sh issue=pioneer air service 25th d=PlaneMap perf=14
Gambia 12/15/1969 1sh6p issue=pioneer air service 25th d=zeppelin perf=14
Gambia 7/16/1970 1p issue=Commonwealth Games 1970 d=runner (1970) perf=14.5
Gambia 7/16/1970 1sh issue=Commonwealth Games 1970 d=runner (1970) perf=14.5
Gambia 7/16/1970 5sh issue=Commonwealth Games 1970 d=runner (1970) perf=14.5
Gambia 11/2/1970 2p issue=Republic Day 1970 d=President Jawara perf=14x14.5
Gambia 11/2/1970 1sh issue=Republic Day 1970 d=President Jawara perf=14x14.5
Gambia 11/2/1970 1sh6p issue=Republic Day 1970 d=President Jawara & flag of Gambia perf=14x14.5
Gambia 4/16/1971 2p issue=Methodist Mission in Gambia 150th d=Church Georgetown perf=14.25
Gambia 4/16/1971 1sh issue=Methodist Mission in Gambia 150th d=Map & Cross perf=14.25
Gambia 4/16/1971 1sh6p issue=Methodist Mission in Gambia 150th d=John Wesley (1971) perf=14.25

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