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5sh denom (#10632)

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Desc: 5sh

Currency: Pound sterling (pre-decimal) (240d=240p=20sh=20s=1lb)

Numerical sorting value: 3600


Equivalent denoms: 5s

Users of this denom: Antigua (6 stamps, 1903-1949), New South Wales (9 stamps, 1861-1891), Queensland (6 stamps, 1866-1907), South Australia (4 stamps, 1886-1912), Tasmania (2 stamps, 1871-1892), Victoria (8 stamps, 1867-1905), Western Australia (2 stamps, 1902-1905), Barbuda (1 stamp, 1922), British Antarctic Territory (1 stamp, 1963), Cayman Islands (13 stamps, 1907-1968), Dominica (7 stamps, 1903-1938), Gilbert & Ellice Islands (4 stamps, 1912-1965), Great Britain (15 stamps, 1867-1969), British forces in Africa (1 stamp, 1947), British offices in Morocco, British currency (4 stamps, 1931-1951), British offices in Tangier (4 stamps, 1949-1957), Guernsey (1 stamp, 1969), Jersey (1 stamp, 1969), Grenada (7 stamps, 1902-1938), Lagos (4 stamps, 1884-1905), Leeward Islands (8 stamps, 1890-1949), Mauritius (1 stamp, 1863), Montserrat (10 stamps, 1903-1949), Natal (5 stamps, 1874-1908), Nauru (3 stamps, 1916-1954), New Britain (3 stamps, 1914), New Hebrides (Br) (2 stamps, 1911-1925), Niger Coast Protectorate (1 stamp, 1893), Northern Nigeria (2 stamps, 1910-1912), St. KittsNevis (7 stamps, 1903-1949), St. Lucia (7 stamps, 1883-1938), St. Vincent (8 stamps, 1880-1938), Sierra Leone (14 stamps, 1896-1964), Southern Nigeria (5 stamps, 1901-1912), South Georgia (1 stamp, 1963), Tobago (1 stamp, 1879), Trinidad (5 stamps, 1869-1904), Trinidad & Tobago (3 stamps, 1914-1922), Tristan da Cunha (6 stamps, 1952-1966), Turks & Caicos Islands (6 stamps, 1928-1967), Virgin Islands (6 stamps, 1899-1938), Zululand (1 stamp, 1892)

Used by 205 stamps: See all uses as list
New South Wales 1861 5sh dlvio wmk=5/- perf=13
Mauritius 1863 5sh redvio issue=1863 d=Queen Victoria (1860 Mauritius) wmk=crown & CC perf=14
Queensland 1866 5sh pink d=Queen Victoria (1860 Queensland) unwmk paper=white wove
Great Britain 7/1/1867 5sh rose d=Queen Victoria (1867 5sh) wmk=Maltese cross
Victoria 12/26/1867 5sh bl pc=yel issue=1867 d=Queen Victoria (1867 Victoria 5sh) wmk=V & crown perf=12
Victoria 12/26/1867 5sh bl&rose issue=1867 d=Queen Victoria (1867 Victoria 5sh) wmk=V & crown perf=12
Victoria 12/26/1867 5sh ultra&rose issue=1867 d=Queen Victoria (1867 Victoria 5sh) wmk=V & crown perf=12
Trinidad 1869 5sh lake d=Queen Victoria (1869 Trinidad) wmk=crown & CC perf=12.5
Tasmania 1871 5sh brtvio d=Queen Victoria (1870 Tasmania) wmk=TAS ruled
Natal 1874 5sh cl issue=1874 wmk=crown & CC perf=15.5x15
Natal 1878 5sh cl issue=1874 wmk=crown & CC perf=14
Natal 1878 5sh rose issue=1874 wmk=crown & CC perf=14
Tobago 8/1/1879 5sh sl d=Queen Victoria (Tobago) wmk=crown & CC
St. Vincent 1880 5sh rose issue=1880 d=seal of St. Vincent (1880) wmk=small star perf=11-13
New South Wales official 2/15/1880 5sh pur wmk=small crown & NSW
Queensland 1881 5sh orgbrn issue=1881 d=Queen Victoria (1860 Queensland) wmk=crown & Q perf=12 paper=white wove
Queensland 1882 5sh carrose issue=1882 double wmk d=Queen Victoria (1882 Queensland high values) wmk=crown & Q perf=12 paper=white wove
Great Britain 1882 5sh rose d=Queen Victoria (1867 5sh) wmk=anchor
St. Lucia 1883 5sh lil&org issue=1883 d=Queen Victoria (1879 keyplate) wmk=crown & CA
Great Britain 4/1/1884 5sh carrose d=Queen Victoria (1884 5sh) wmk=anchor
Lagos 12/1884 5sh issue=1882 d=Queen Victoria (Lagos) wmk=crown & CC perf=14
New South Wales 1885 5sh grn&vio ovpt=POSTAGE oc=blk on=type=revenue-5sh-grn&vio
Queensland 1886 5sh carrose issue=1886 d=Queen Victoria (1882 Queensland high values) wmk=large crown & Q perf=12 paper=white wove
South Australia 1886 5sh issue=1886 d=Queen Victoria (1886 South Australia)
New South Wales official 1886 5sh grn&pur issue=1887 official
Lagos 3/1887 5sh grn&ultra issue=1882 d=Queen Victoria (Lagos) wmk=crown & CC perf=14
St. Vincent 1888 5sh lk issue=1883b d=seal of St. Vincent (1880) wmk=crown & CA perf=14
New South Wales 1889 5sh vio d=map of Australia (1889) perf=13
New South Wales official 1889 5sh vio issue=1890 official
New South Wales official 1889 5sh pur issue=1889 official
Victoria postage due 1890 5sh cl&bl d=numeral (1890 due) wmk=crown & double line A perf=12.5
Leeward Islands 1890 5sh grn&ultra issue=1890 d=Queen Victoria (keyplate) wmk=crown & CA perf=14
New South Wales 1890 5sh pur
New South Wales postage due 1/1/1891 5sh ltgrn issue=1891 due a
Tasmania 1892 5sh brnvio&red issue=1892 d=Queen Victoria (1892 Tasmania) wmk=TAS perf=14
Zululand 1892 5sh carrose issue=1888a d=Queen Victoria (1884 5sh) ovpt=ZULULAND oc=blk on=issuer=Great Britain-1884-5sh-carrose wmk=anchor
Niger Coast Protectorate 12/1893 5sh issue=1893e oc=blk on=issuer=Great Britain-1892-2p
Victoria postage due 1894 5sh blgrn&rose d=numeral (1890 due) wmk=crown & double line A perf=12.5
Trinidad official 1894 5sh lake d=Queen Victoria (1869 Trinidad) ovpt=O S oc=blk on=1869-5sh-lk wmk=crown & CC perf=12.5
Sierra Leone 1896 5sh grn&car issue=1896 d=Queen Victoria (keyplate) wmk=crown & CA perf=14
Trinidad 8/17/1896 5sh grn&orgbrn issue=1896 d=Britannia (1896) wmk=crown & CA perf=14
Leeward Islands 7/22/1897 5sh grn&ultra issue=Jubilee d=Queen Victoria (keyplate) on=issue=1890-5sh wmk=crown & CA perf=14
St. Vincent 1898 5sh grn&ultra d=Queen Victoria (keyplate) wmk=crown & CA perf=14
Virgin Islands 1899 5sh dkbl d=St Ursula with lilies wmk=crown & CA perf=15
Victoria 1901 5sh red&bl issue=1901a d=Queen Victoria (1867 Victoria 5sh) wmk=V & crown perf=12.5
Trinidad 1901 5sh lil&redvio issue=1896 d=Britannia (1896) wmk=crown & CA perf=14
Southern Nigeria 3/1901 5sh yel&blk d=Queen Victoria (1901) wmk=crown & CA
Victoria 6/1901 5sh red&bl issue=1901b postage d=Queen Victoria (1901 Victoria 5sh) wmk=V & crown perf=12.5
South Australia 1902 5sh rose issue=1902 d=Victoria 1902
Western Australia 1902 5sh blgrn issue=1902 wmk=V & crown perf=12.5
(plus 155 more) See all uses as list

Used by 53 stampdescs as denom:
issuer=Antigua-1903-5sh
issuer=Antigua-1932-5sh
issuer=New South Wales-type=revenue-5sh-grn&vio
issuer=Tasmania-5sh
issuer=Victoria-5sh
issuer=Victoria-1901~1905-5sh
issuer=Leeward Islands-issue=1890-5sh
issuer=Leeward Islands-1912-5sh
issuer=Leeward Islands-1912-5sh-wmk=mult crown & CA
issuer=Leeward Islands-1938-5sh
issuer=Great Britain-5sh
issuer=Great Britain-5sh-Waterlow seahorse
issuer=Great Britain-5sh-dlred
issuer=Great Britain-1867-5sh
issuer=Great Britain-1884-5sh-carrose
issuer=Great Britain-1902-5sh-carrose
issuer=Great Britain-1902-5sh
issuer=Great Britain-1912-5sh
issuer=Great Britain-1912-5sh-carrose
issuer=Great Britain-1913-5sh-car
issuer=Great Britain-1913-5sh
issuer=Great Britain-1919-5sh-car
issuer=Great Britain-1919-5sh
issuer=Great Britain-1934-5sh
issuer=Great Britain-1939-5sh
issuer=Great Britain-1939-5sh-dlred
issuer=Great Britain-1951-5sh-red
issuer=Great Britain-1955-5sh
issuer=Great Britain-1959-5sh
issuer=British Antarctic Territory-1963-5sh
issuer=Cayman Islands-1907-5sh
issuer=Cayman Islands-1938-5sh
issuer=Cayman Islands-1950-5sh
issuer=Gilbert & Ellice Islands-issue=1965-5sh
issuer=Lagos-5sh
issuer=Mauritius-issue=1863-5sh
issuer=Mauritius-1863-5sh
issuer=Natal-5sh
issuer=New Hebrides (Br)-1911-5sh
issuer=Sierra Leone-1933-5sh
issuer=Sierra Leone-1/1/1963-5sh
issuer=St. Lucia-1904-5sh
issuer=St. Lucia-1912-5sh
issuer=Southern Nigeria-1904-5sh
issuer=Southern Nigeria-1907-5sh
issuer=Southern Nigeria-1912-5sh
issuer=Trinidad-5sh
issuer=Trinidad-1869-5sh
issuer=Trinidad-1869-5sh-lk
issuer=Trinidad & Tobago-1914-5sh
(plus 3 more)