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Stamps (949)
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All collections (70)

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Things

Name: Bahrain (BH)
What: country
Areas: Commonwealth, Middle East

Stamps issued from 1933 to present

Numbers issued (approximate):
to 1940: 32 ; to 1990: 370 ; to 2010: 700 ; to date: 809



Watermarks used: Colnect-2443-105-King-George-VI-back.jpgcrown & GVIR, mult stars, St Edwards crown & E2R, Colnect-2429-091-Queen-Elizabeth-II---Predecimal-Wilding-back.jpgSt Edwards crown mult, Colnect-2443-837-Queen-Elizabeth-II---Predecimal-Wilding-back.jpgTudor crown & E2R

Currencies used: 192p=16a=1r (Indian rupee (par)), 100np=1r (Gulf rupee), 1000f=1d (Bahraini dinar)


Links:

Wikipedia
WP philately
Colnect Bahrain
Commons Stamps of Bahrain
Skap Bahrain
WNS Bahrain
WSA Bahrain

Catalogs:
Stanley Gibbons
Michel
WNS
Stamp Number
Yvert et Tellier

Cross-references
Image cross-references
Data missing
Stamp problems

Related albums
WSA Bahrain Postage
WSA Bahrain War Tax


Chart of stamps issued by year (blue), plus estimate of types still unrecorded (dotted red lines):
Years 1953 to 2017
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Years 1933 to 1952
17
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Chart of stamps (blue) with illustrations (green):
Years 1953 to 2017
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Years 1933 to 1952
17
1
9
3
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9
3
4
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5
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Year set sizes:
Year postage war tax
1933 (14) (0)
1934 (3) (0)
1935 (3) (0)
1936 (0) (0)
1937 (0) (0)
1938 (5) (0)
1939 (1) (0)
1940 (5) (0)
1941 (5) (0)
1942 (5) (0)
1943 (5) (0)
1944 (2) (0)
1945 (0) (0)
1946 (0) (0)
1947 (0) (0)
1948 (17) (0)
1949 (4) (0)
1950 (6) (0)
1951 (3) (0)
1952 (4) (0)
1953 (10) (0)
1954 (0) (0)
1955 (3) (0)
1956 (5) (0)
1957 15 (14) (0)
1958 0 (0)
1959 0 (0)
1960 12 (0)
1961 0 (0)
1962 0 (0)
1963 0 (0)
1964 11 (0)
1965 0 (0)
1966 16 (0)
1967 0 (0)
1968 7 (0)
1969 7 (0)
1970 11 (0)
1971 (4) (0)
1972 (6) (0)
1973 (8) (2)
1974 (14) (0)
1975 (18) (0)
1976 (22) (0)
1977 (16) (0)
1978 (2) (0)
1979 (12) (0)
1980 (12) (0)
1981 (17) (0)
1982 (8) (0)
1983 (12) (0)
1984 (11) (0)
1985 (13) (0)
1986 (12) (0)
1987 (0) (0)
1988 (10) (0)
1989 (22) (0)
1990 (24) (0)
1991 (19) (0)
1992 (40) (0)
1993 (22) (0)
1994 (40) (0)
1995 (31) (0)
1996 (22) (0)
1997 (36) (0)
1998 (12) (0)
1999 (17) (0)
2000 (23) (0)
2001 (12) (0)
2002 (3) (0)
2003 (45) (0)
2004 (19) (0)
2005 (19) (0)
2006 (9) (0)
2007 (5) (0)
2008 (21) (0)
2009 (17) (0)
2010 (9) (0)
2011 (6) (0)
2012 (22) (0)
2013 (11) (0)
2014 (19) (0)
2015 (30) (0)
2016 (13) (0)
2017 (4) (0)