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50c denom (#12748)

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Desc: 50c

Currency: Sri Lankan rupee (100c=1r)

Numerical sorting value: 3000


Equivalent denoms: 0.50r

Users of this denom: Ceylon (17 stamps, 1910-1971), Maldive Islands (1 stamp, 1933), Sri Lanka (36 stamps, 1973-1987)

Used by 54 stamps: (See all uses as list)

Ceylon 1910 50c issue=1910 d=King Edward VII (1903 Ceylon b) var=white bg wmk=mult crown & CA perf=14
Ceylon 1912 50c blk&scar issue=1912 d=King George V (1912 keyplate) wmk=mult crown & CA perf=14
Ceylon 1921 50c blk&scar issue=1921 d=King George V (1912 keyplate) wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=14
Maldive Islands 1933 50c d=minaret of Juma Mosque smaller
Ceylon 5/1/1935 50c issue=George V pictorials d=wild elephants & King George V wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=14
Ceylon 5/6/1935 50c issue=Silver Jubilee d=Windsor Castle & King George V wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=14
Ceylon 1/1/1938 50c dkvio&blk issue=George VI pictorials d=wild elephants & King George VI wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=14
Ceylon 3/15/1954 50c issue=1954 d=outrigger canoe (1954) wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=14
Ceylon 5/14/1958 50c issue=1958b d=fishing boat (1958) wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=14
Ceylon 2/28/1963 50c issue=airmail 25th wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=14
Ceylon 6/25/1965 50c gld&red&blk issue=ICY d=ICY emblem (1965 Ceylon) wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=14
Ceylon 11/3/1966 50c grn&multi issue=UNESCO 20th d=UNESCO logo wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=14
Ceylon 8/1/1967 50c issue=Ceylonese tea industry 100th d=tea picking wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=14
Ceylon 4/4/1968 50c issue=WHO 20th d=Hygiene Institute wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=14
Ceylon 8/1/1969 50c issue=research 100th d=Uranium Atom Diagram wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=14
Ceylon 5/11/1970 50c dt=animals (1970 Ceylon) d=Axis axis ceylonensis wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=14
Ceylon 8/14/1970 50c d=UPU HQ (1970 Ceylon) wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=14
Ceylon 12/28/1971 50c issue=CARE 25th d=CARE Package wmk=mult crown & script CA perf=14
Sri Lanka 9/3/1973 50c dt=paintings (1973 Sri Lanka)
Sri Lanka 10/9/1974 50c issue=UPU 100th
Sri Lanka 1/1/1976 50c och&multi dt=flowers (1976 Sri Lanka) d=Exacum trinerve
Sri Lanka 1/1/1977 50c issue=Colombo Museum 100th dt=bronze statues d=Maitreya Bodhisattva perf=12.5x13
Sri Lanka 4/7/1977 50c dt=Handicrafts (1977 Sri Lanka) d=ivory elephant perf=13
Sri Lanka 5/16/1978 50c issue=Vesak 1978 d=Bodhisattva without royal attire cutting off his hair
Sri Lanka 11/28/1978 50c dt=butterflies (1978 Sri Lanka) d=Cethosia nietneri nietneri
Sri Lanka 3/2/1981 50c issue=Population and Housing Census 1981
Sri Lanka 5/5/1981 50c issue=Vesak 1981
Sri Lanka 5/22/1981 50c issue=National Heroes 1981 dt=National Heroes (1981) d=Dr. Gnanaprakasar
Sri Lanka 5/22/1981 50c issue=National Heroes 1981 dt=National Heroes (1981) d=Rev. Polwatte Sri Buddadatta
Sri Lanka 5/22/1981 50c issue=National Heroes 1981 dt=National Heroes (1981) d=Rev. Mohottiwatte Gunananda
Sri Lanka 5/22/1981 50c issue=National Heroes 1981 dt=National Heroes (1981) d=Dr. Al-Haj T. B. Jayah
Sri Lanka 6/6/1981 50c issue=National Heroes 1981 dt=National Heroes (1981) d=Dr N M Perera
Sri Lanka 6/6/1981 50c
Sri Lanka 7/7/1981 50c issue=50th Anniversary of Universal Franchise
Sri Lanka 9/25/1981 50c issue=Population and Family Planning
Sri Lanka 10/21/1981 50c issue=Royal Visit 1981
Sri Lanka 11/27/1981 50c issue=Forest Conservation
Sri Lanka 12/20/1981 50c issue=100th Anniversary of the Birth of Sir James Peiris
Sri Lanka 1/1/1982 50c issue=100th Anniversary of the Birth of F. R. Senanayaka
Sri Lanka 1/11/1982 50c issue=10th Anniversary of the Death of Philip Gunawardhane
Sri Lanka 2/9/1982 50c issue=50th Anniversary of Department of Inland Revenue
Sri Lanka 4/6/1982 50c issue=Food and Nutrition Policy Planning
Sri Lanka 4/20/1982 50c issue=Vesak 1982
Sri Lanka 4/21/1982 50c issue=World Hindu Conference 1982
Sri Lanka 4/29/1982 50c issue=Opening of Parliament Building Complex, Sri Jayawardanapura, Kotte
Sri Lanka 5/22/1982 50c issue=Dr. C. W. W. Kannangara memorial
Sri Lanka 5/24/1982 50c issue=125th Anniversary of the Birth of Lord Baden-Powell
Sri Lanka 5/26/1982 50c issue=Dr. G. P. Malalasekara memorial
Sri Lanka 6/1/1982 50c issue=World Buddhist Leaders Conference 1982
Sri Lanka 6/5/1982 50c issue=World Environment Day
(plus 4 more) (See all uses as list)

Used by 6 stampdescs as denom:
issuer=Ceylon-50c
issuer=Ceylon-1910-50c
issuer=Ceylon-1912-50c
issuer=Ceylon-1935-50c
issuer=Ceylon-1938-50c
issuer=Sri Lanka-1974-50c