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2sh denom (#7577)

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  • Colnect-4370-357-King-George-V-and-Queen-Mary.jpg
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  • Colnect-3681-889-King-George-V-and-animals.jpg
  • Colnect-2713-253-King-George-V.jpg
  • Colnect-939-872-King-George-VI-1895-1952.jpg
  • Colnect-4583-563-King-George-VI.jpg
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Desc: 2sh

Currency: Southern Rhodesia pound (240d=240p=20sh=20s=1lb)

Numerical sorting value: 1440

Users of this denom: British Central Africa (1 stamp, 1891), Northern Rhodesia (2 stamps, 1925-1963), Nyasaland Protectorate (4 stamps, 1921-1953), Rhodesia (British South Africa Company) (4 stamps, 1890-1913), Southern Rhodesia (5 stamps, 1924-1964)

Used by 16 stamps: (See all uses as list)

Rhodesia (British South Africa Company) 12/9/1890 2sh ver issue=1890 d=arms of BSAC (1890 a)
British Central Africa 4/1891 2sh ver issue=1891 d=arms of BSAC (1890 a) ovpt=B.C.A. oc=blk on=issuer=Rhodesia (British South Africa Company)-2sh
Rhodesia (British South Africa Company) 1896 2sh dkbl&grn issue=1896a d=arms of BSAC (1896)
Rhodesia (British South Africa Company) 11/11/1910 2sh d=Queen Mary & King George V (1910)
Rhodesia (British South Africa Company) 1913 2sh d=King George V (1913 Rhodesia)
Nyasaland Protectorate 1921 2sh issue=1921 d=King George V (hi vals) wmk=mult crown & script CA
Southern Rhodesia 4/1/1924 2sh brn&blk issue=1924 d=King George V as admiral (1924)
Northern Rhodesia 4/1/1925 2sh ultra&brn issue=1925 d=King George V & giraffe & elephants
Southern Rhodesia 4/1/1931 2sh dkbrn&blk issue=1931 d=King George V (1931)
Southern Rhodesia 11/25/1937 2sh brn&blk issue=1937 d=King George VI (1937 Southern Rhodesia)
Nyasaland Protectorate 1/1/1938 2sh pur&bl pc=bl issue=1938 d=King George VI (hi vals) wmk=mult crown & script CA
Nyasaland Protectorate 9/1/1945 2sh issue=George VI pictorials d=fishing village, Lake Nyasa wmk=mult crown & script CA
Southern Rhodesia 8/31/1953 2sh red&pur issue=Elizabeth II pictorials
Nyasaland Protectorate 9/1/1953 2sh issue=Elizabeth II pictorials d=fishing village, Lake Nyasa & Queen Elizabeth II wmk=mult crown & script CA
Northern Rhodesia 12/1/1963 2sh dporg&multi d=arms of Northern Rhodesia & Queen Elizabeth II
Southern Rhodesia 2/19/1964 2sh issue=1964 d=Lake Kyle

Used by 6 stampdescs as denom:
issuer=Rhodesia (British South Africa Company)-2sh
issuer=Nyasaland Protectorate-1938-2sh
issuer=Nyasaland Protectorate-1945-2sh
issuer=Southern Rhodesia-issue=1964-2sh
issuer=Southern Rhodesia-1953-2sh
issuer=Southern Rhodesia-1964-2sh