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Jamaica Independence Issue

Issued 8 August 1962






Design:

Various - see 1956 issue



CA Announcement

Printed:

Bradbury Wilkinson (1s6d, 2s

De La Rue & Co. Ltd (others)


Method:

Recess

Watermark:

Mult. Script CA (view)


Perforation:

½d to 6d 13; 8d to 2s 13½;
 3s to £1 11½

Sheet:



Stamp:


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Denomination & Description

SG

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½d Coconut Palms


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1d Sugar Cane


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2½d Bananas


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3d Mahoe


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5d Ackee


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6d Doctor Bird / Streamertail



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8d Blue Mountain Peak

overprint at upper left



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8d Blue Mountain Peak

overprint at lower left


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1s Royal Botanic Gardens, Hope


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2s Fort Charles


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3s Arms of Jamaica


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10s Arms of Jamaica


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£1 Arms of Jamaica