International Postage Meter Stamp Catalog/Guinea Bissau

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Guinea-Bissau[edit | edit source]

  • Guinea-Bissau gained its independence from Portugal on 10 September, 1974. The stamps are inscribed GUINE-BISSAU, both with and without the hyphen.

Guinea Bissau stamp type 1.jpg

1. Hasler “Mailmaster” (MV), 1992. MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg[$20]

Post Office stamp.
Horizontal single-line rectangular frank with “CORREIOS” at top, the “C” of which is made up of small envelopes.
Country name at bottom.
M# with “H” prefix at center left, two meters known: H-1 and H-2.
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg0000.0

Guinea Bissau stamp type 2.jpg

2. Hasler “Mailmaster” (MV). MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg[$20]

Post Office stamp.
Horizontal, single line rectangle with inner box around value figures.
“CORREOS DE” above value box and country name below.
Large star at center left.
M# without prefix at lower left.
V/F: MeterCat 5 spaces.jpg000.00