Open main menu

Wikibooks β

International Postage Meter Stamp Catalog/Guinea Bissau

< International Postage Meter Stamp Catalog


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

1. Hasler “Mailmaster” (MV), 1992.  [$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:  0000.0

2. Hasler “Mailmaster” (MV).  [$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:  000.00