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1/2d denom (#40421)

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Desc: 1/2d

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

Numerical sorting value: 30


Equivalent denoms: 1/2p

Users of this denom: Antigua (7 stamps, 1882-1938), New South Wales (9 stamps, 1891-1907), Queensland (9 stamps, 1881-1907), South Australia (6 stamps, 1882-1906), Tasmania (7 stamps, 1889-1906), Victoria (14 stamps, 1873-1906), Western Australia (6 stamps, 1884-1910), Barbuda (1 stamp, 1922), British Antarctic Territory (2 stamps, 1963-1966), Cayman Islands (17 stamps, 1900-1954), Ceylon (4 stamps, 1857-1863), Cyprus (4 stamps, 1880-1881), Dominica (14 stamps, 1879-1938), Gilbert & Ellice Islands (9 stamps, 1911-1966), Great Britain (36 stamps, 1870-1968), British forces in Africa (1 stamp, 1942), British offices in Morocco, British currency (8 stamps, 1907-1952), British offices in Tangier (11 stamps, 1927-1957), British offices in the Turkish Empire (4 stamps, 1905-1913), Guernsey (1 stamp, 1969), Jersey (1 stamp, 1969), German occupation of Jersey (2 stamps, 1941-1943), Grenada (13 stamps, 1881-1938), Ionian Islands (1 stamp, 1859), Lagos (4 stamps, 1886-1904), Leeward Islands (9 stamps, 1890-1949), Mauritius (5 stamps, 1876), Montserrat (11 stamps, 1884-1942), Natal (16 stamps, 1877-1904), Nauru (4 stamps, 1916-1961), Nevis (3 stamps, 1883), New Hebrides (Br) (5 stamps, 1908-1925), Niger Coast Protectorate (30 stamps, 1892-1897), Northern Nigeria (5 stamps, 1900-1912), St. Christopher (2 stamps, 1882-1885), St. KittsNevis (8 stamps, 1903-1938), St. Lucia (15 stamps, 1881-1938), St. Vincent (12 stamps, 1881-1938), Sierra Leone (17 stamps, 1876-1963), Southern Nigeria (5 stamps, 1901-1912), South Georgia (1 stamp, 1963), Tobago (8 stamps, 1880-1896), Trinidad (11 stamps, 1879-1910), Trinidad & Tobago (9 stamps, 1913-1922), Tristan da Cunha (4 stamps, 1952-1965), Turks Islands (16 stamps, 1881-1894), Turks & Caicos Islands (12 stamps, 1900-1950), Virgin Islands (8 stamps, 1883-1938), Zululand (3 stamps, 1888-1894)

Used by 410 stamps: (See all uses as list)

Ceylon 10/1857 1/2d lil pc=bl d=Queen Victoria (1857) wmk=star imperf
Ceylon 1858 1/2d lil d=Queen Victoria (1858 Ceylon) wmk=star
Ionian Islands 1859 1/2d org d=Queen Victoria & garter
Ceylon 9/1862 1/2d lil d=Queen Victoria (1858 Ceylon) perf=14-15.5
Ceylon 1863 1/2d lil d=Queen Victoria (1858 Ceylon) wmk=crown & CC perf=12.5
Great Britain 10/1/1870 1/2d rose d=Queen Victoria (1870 Great Britain) wmk=halfpenny perf=14
Victoria 7/19/1873 1/2d grn oc=blk on=1863-1p-grn
Mauritius 1876 1/2d lil issue=1876a d=Queen Victoria (1860 Mauritius) ovpt=1/2 d//HALF PENNY oc=blk on=1860-9p perf=14
Mauritius 1876 1/2d lil issue=1876a d=Queen Victoria (1860 Mauritius) ovpt=1/2 d//HALF PENNY oc=red on=1860-9p perf=14
Mauritius 1876 1/2d lil issue=1876a d=Queen Victoria (1860 Mauritius) ovpt=HALF//PENNY oc=blk on=1860-9p perf=14
Mauritius 1876 1/2d cl issue=1876b d=Queen Victoria (1872 Mauritius) ovpt=HALF PENNY//bar oc=blk on=1872-10d wmk=crown & CC perf=14
Mauritius 1876 1/2d cl issue=1876b d=Queen Victoria (1872 Mauritius) ovpt=HALF//PENNY oc=blk on=1872-10d wmk=crown & CC perf=14
Sierra Leone 1876 1/2d bis issue=1876 d=Queen Victoria (1872 Sierra Leone) wmk=crown & CC perf=14
Natal 1877 1/2d yel ovpt=POSTAGE//Half-penny//bars oc=blk on=type=revenue-1p-yel-perf=12.5 perf=12.5
Natal 2/13/1877 1/2d rose d=Queen Victoria (1860 Natal) ovpt=1/2//HALF oc=blk on=1860-1p-rose perf=14
Natal 2/13/1877 1/2d rose d=Queen Victoria (1860 Natal) ovpt=1/2//HALF oc=blk on=1860-1p-rose perf=14
Natal 2/13/1877 1/2d rose d=Queen Victoria (1860 Natal) ovpt=1/2//HALF oc=blk on=1860-1p-rose perf=14
Natal 2/13/1877 1/2d rose d=Queen Victoria (1860 Natal) ovpt=1/2//HALF oc=blk on=1860-1p-rose perf=14
Natal 2/13/1877 1/2d rose d=Queen Victoria (1860 Natal) ovpt=1/2//HALF oc=blk on=1860-1p-rose perf=14
Natal 2/13/1877 1/2d rose d=Queen Victoria (1860 Natal) ovpt=1/2//HALF oc=blk on=1860-1p-rose perf=14
Victoria 3/1/1878 1/2d car issue=1873 d=Queen Victoria wmk=V & crown
Dominica 1879 1/2d yel issue=1877 d=Queen Victoria (1874 Dominica) wmk=crown & CC perf=14
Trinidad 1879 1/2d lil ovpt=HALFPENNY oc=blk on=1/2d-lil-unissued
Cyprus 1880 1/2d rose d=Queen Victoria (1870 Great Britain) ovpt=CYPRUS oc=blk on=issuer=Great Britain-1/2d-rose wmk=halfpenny perf=14
Great Britain 1/1/1880 1/2d grn issue=1880 d=Queen Victoria (1880 1/2d) wmk=imperial crown perf=14
Natal 10/13/1880 1/2d blgrn d=Queen Victoria wmk=crown & CC perf=14
Tobago 12/20/1880 1/2d brnvio d=Queen Victoria (Tobago) wmk=crown & CC
Queensland 1881 1/2d brnorg d=Queen Victoria (1879 Queensland) ovpt=Half-penny oc=blk on=1879-1p-brnorg wmk=crown & Q perf=12 paper=white wove
Cyprus 1881 1/2d ovpt=HALF-PENNY(13mm) oc=blk on=issuer=Great Britain-1p
Cyprus 1881 1/2d ovpt=HALF-PENNY(16mm) oc=blk on=issuer=Great Britain-1p
Cyprus 1881 1/2d ovpt=HALF-PENNY(18mm) oc=blk on=issuer=Great Britain-1p
Grenada 1881 1/2d oc=blk on=type=revenue
St. Vincent 1881 1/2d org issue=1880 d=Queen Victoria (1881 St. Vincent) wmk=small star perf=11-13
Turks Islands 1/1/1881 1/2d grayblk issue=1881 provisional d=Queen Victoria (1867 Turks Islands) oc=blk on=1867-6p-grayblk perf=11.5-13
Turks Islands 1/1/1881 1/2d rosered issue=1881 provisional d=Queen Victoria (1867 Turks Islands) oc=blk on=1879-1p-rosered wmk=small star
Turks Islands 1/1/1881 1/2d vio issue=1881 provisional d=Queen Victoria (1867 Turks Islands) oc=blk on=1873-1sh-vio wmk=small star
Turks Islands 1/1/1881 1/2d grayblk issue=1881 provisional d=Queen Victoria (1867 Turks Islands) oc=blk on=1867-6p-grayblk perf=11.5-13
Turks Islands 1/1/1881 1/2d rosered issue=1881 provisional d=Queen Victoria (1867 Turks Islands) oc=blk on=1879-1p-rosered wmk=small star
Turks Islands 1/1/1881 1/2d slbl issue=1881 provisional d=Queen Victoria (1867 Turks Islands) oc=blk on=1867-1sh-slbl perf=11.5-13
Turks Islands 1/1/1881 1/2d vio issue=1881 provisional d=Queen Victoria (1867 Turks Islands) oc=blk on=1873-1sh-vio wmk=small star
Turks Islands 1/1/1881 1/2d rosered issue=1881 provisional d=Queen Victoria (1867 Turks Islands) oc=blk on=1879-1p-rosered wmk=small star
Turks Islands 1/1/1881 1/2d slbl issue=1881 provisional d=Queen Victoria (1867 Turks Islands) oc=blk on=1867-1sh-slbl perf=11.5-13
Turks Islands 1/1/1881 1/2d vio issue=1881 provisional d=Queen Victoria (1867 Turks Islands) oc=blk on=1873-1sh-vio wmk=small star
Turks Islands 1/1/1881 1/2d rosered issue=1881 provisional d=Queen Victoria (1867 Turks Islands) oc=blk on=1879-1p-rosered wmk=small star
Turks Islands 1/1/1881 1/2d rosered issue=1881 provisional d=Queen Victoria (1867 Turks Islands) oc=blk on=1879-1p-rosered wmk=small star
St. Lucia 9/1881 1/2d grn d=Queen Victoria (1860 St. Lucia) ovpt=HALFPENNY oc=blk on=grn-Queen Victoria (1860 St. Lucia)-unissued
St. Vincent 9/1/1881 1/2d yelgrn d=Queen Victoria (1861 St. Vincent) oc=blk on=1880-6p-yelgrn-half wmk=small star perf=11-13
Antigua 1882 1/2d grn d=Queen Victoria (1879 keyplate) wmk=crown & CA perf=14
South Australia 1882 1/2d grn d=Queen Victoria (1876 South Australia) oc=blk on=1876-1p-grn wmk=crown & SA close
St. Christopher 1882 1/2d grn issue=1882 d=Queen Victoria (1870 St. Christopher) wmk=crown & CA perf=14
(plus 360 more) (See all uses as list)

Used by 119 stampdescs as denom:
issuer=St. KittsNevis-1/2d
issuer=Antigua-1908-1/2d
issuer=New South Wales-1905-1/2d
issuer=Queensland-1/2d
issuer=Victoria-1/2d
issuer=Victoria-1873-1/2d
issuer=Victoria-1901~1905-1/2d
issuer=Leeward Islands-issue=1890-1/2d
issuer=Leeward Islands-1902-1/2d
issuer=Leeward Islands-1921-1/2d
issuer=Great Britain-issue=Wilding-1/2d-redorg
issuer=Great Britain-issue=1955-1/2d
issuer=Great Britain-1/2d-ver
issuer=Great Britain-1/2d-blgrn-King Edward VII (1902 India)
issuer=Great Britain-1/2d-rose
issuer=Great Britain-1/2d-ltorg
issuer=Great Britain-1/2d-palegrn
issuer=Great Britain-1/2d-dkgrn-Windsor Castle & King George V
issuer=Great Britain-1/2d-redorg-wmk=Tudor crown & E2R
issuer=Great Britain-1/2d-redorg-wmk=St Edwards crown & E2R
issuer=Great Britain-issue=1937-1/2d-dpgrn
issuer=Great Britain-issue=1955-1/2d-redorg
issuer=Great Britain-1/2d
issuer=Great Britain-1/2d-redorg
issuer=Great Britain-issue=1941-1/2d
issuer=Great Britain-issue=Wilding-1/2d
issuer=Great Britain-issue=1958-1/2d
issuer=Great Britain-issue=1912-1/2d-grn
issuer=Great Britain-issue=1924-1/2d
issuer=Great Britain-1887-1/2d-ver
issuer=Great Britain-1900-1/2d
issuer=Great Britain-1902-1/2d
issuer=Great Britain-1904-1/2d-palegrn
issuer=Great Britain-1904-1/2d-King Edward VII (1902 India)
issuer=Great Britain-6/22/1911-1/2d
issuer=Great Britain-1912-1/2d
issuer=Great Britain-1912-1/2d-grn-King George V
issuer=Great Britain-1912-1/2d-yelgrn
issuer=Great Britain-1912-1/2d-grn
issuer=Great Britain-8/1912-1/2d
issuer=Great Britain-1924-1/2d-grn-King George V
issuer=Great Britain-1924-1/2d-grn
issuer=Great Britain-1934-1/2d-dkgrn
issuer=Great Britain-1934-1/2d
issuer=Great Britain-1935-1/2d-dkgrn
issuer=Great Britain-1935-1/2d-dkgrn-Windsor Castle & King George V
issuer=Great Britain-type=postage due-1936-1/2d-emer
issuer=Great Britain-1936-1/2d-dkgrn
issuer=Great Britain-1937-1/2d-dpgrn
issuer=Great Britain-type=postage due-1938-1/2d
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