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2 1/2p denom (#12143)

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Desc: 2 1/2p

Currency: British West African pound (240d=240p=20sh=20s=1lb)

Numerical sorting value: 150


Users of this denom: Cameroun (1 stamp, 1915), Gold Coast (11 stamps, 1891-1952), British occupation of Togo (3 stamps, 1915-1916)

Used by 15 stamps: (See all uses as list)

Gold Coast 1891 2 1/2p bl&org issue=1883 d=Queen Victoria (1875 Gold Coast) wmk=crown & CA perf=14
Gold Coast 1898 2 1/2p lil&ultra issue=1898 d=Queen Victoria (1889 keyplate) wmk=crown & CA perf=14
Gold Coast 1902 2 1/2p vio&ultra issue=1902 d=King Edward VII (1902 keyplate) wmk=crown & CA perf=14
Gold Coast 1904 2 1/2p issue=1904 d=King Edward VII (1902 keyplate) wmk=mult crown & CA perf=14
Gold Coast 1907 2 1/2p ultra issue=1907 d=King Edward VII (1902 keyplate) wmk=mult crown & CA perf=14
Gold Coast 1913 2 1/2p ultra d=King George V (1912 keyplate) wmk=mult crown & CA perf=14
Cameroun 1915 2 1/2p org&blk pc=yel issue=1915a d=yacht ovpt=C.E.F.//value oc=blk on=1900-25pf perf=14x14.5
British occupation of Togo 5/1915 2 1/2p issue=1915b ovpt=TOGO//ANGLO-FRENCH//OCCUPATION(lighter) oc=blk on=issuer=Gold Coast-2 1/2p
British occupation of Togo 4/1916 2 1/2p ovpt=TOGO//ANGLO-FRENCH//OCCUPATION(heavier) oc=blk on=issuer=Gold Coast-2 1/2p
British occupation of Togo 4/15/1916 2 1/2p ultra issue=1916
Gold Coast 1921 2 1/2p org issue=1921 d=King George V (1912 keyplate) wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=14
Gold Coast 8/1/1928 2 1/2p yel d=King George V & Christiansborg Castle wmk=mult crown & script CA
Gold Coast 7/1/1948 2 1/2p yelbrn&red issue=George VI pictorial d=map of West Africa & King George VI wmk=mult crown & script CA
Gold Coast 10/10/1949 2 1/2p org issue=UPU 75th d=airplane & hemispheres & paddle steamer wmk=mult crown & script CA
Gold Coast 12/19/1952 2 1/2p red issue=Elizabeth II pictorials d=mounted constable wmk=mult crown & script CA

Used by 3 stampdescs as denom:
issuer=Gold Coast-2 1/2p
issuer=Gold Coast-1898-2 1/2p-lil&ultra
issuer=Gold Coast-1948-2 1/2p