Gilbert Islands

Coconut body armour from the Gilbert Islands, pictured on a postage stampOn 1st October 1975, these islands ceased to exist as a group.

Gilbert Island butterfly stampFrom that time on the Micronesian people in the Gilberts (later named Kiribati) were separated from Polynesians living in the Ellice Islands, which became known as Tuvalu.

Year SG No Description MUH Hinged Used FDC
1976 1-2 Separation $3.00   $3.00 $5.00
1976 3-22 O/print defins (14) $65.00   $50.00 $70.00
1976 03 1c wmk 12 $1.50   $1.00  
1976 04 2c wmk 12 $1.50      
1976 05 2c wmk 12 s/w $2.00   $1.50  
1976 06 3c wmk 12 $45.00   $40.00  
1976 07 4c wmk 12 $1.00      
1976 09 20c wmk 12 s/w $14.00      
1976 11 1c wmk 14 $1.00      
1976 12 3c wmk 14 $1.50   $1.00  
1976 13 5c wmk 14 $1.50   $1.00  
1976 14 6c wmk 14 $2.00   $1.50  
1976 15 8c wmk 14 $2.00   $1.50  
1976 16 10c wmk 14 $3.00   $2.00  
1976 17 15c wmk 14 $5.00   $4.00  
1976 18 20c wmk 14 $6.00   $4.00  
1976 19 25c wmk 14 $7.00   $5.00  
1976 20 35c wmk 14 $8.00   $6.00  
1976 21 50c wmk 14 $10.00   $7.00  
1976 22 $1 wmk 14 $20.00   $15.00  
1976 23-38 Defins (16) $20.00   $20.00 $24.00
1976 23 1c $0.30   $0.30  
1976 24 3c $0.40   $0.40  
1976 25 4c $0.40   $0.40  
1976 26 5c $0.40   $0.40  
1976 27 6c $1.00   $0.50  
1976 28 7c $0.40   $0.50  
1976 29 8c $0.50   $0.50  
1976 30 10c $0.40   $0.60  
1976 31 12c $0.90   $0.90  
1976 32 15c $1.00   $0.90  
1976 33 20c $0.70   $0.70  
1976 34 35c $0.70   $0.70  
1976 35 40c $0.80   $0.90  
1976 36 50c $4.50      
1976 37 $1 $4.50   $4.00  
1976 38 $2 $5.00   $4.50  
1976 39-42 Christmas $6.00   $6.50 $8.00
1976 43-46 Artifacts $6.50 $4.00 $6.00 $7.00
1976 47 Artifacts m/s $20.00 $14.00    
1977 48-50 Silver Jubilee $4.00   $3.50 $4.50
1977 51-54 Explorers $6.50   $5.00 $7.00
1977 55-58 Christmas - Cook $6.00   $5.00 $6.00
1977 59 Christmas - Cook m/s $32.00   $24.00  
1977 60-63 Scouts $5.00   $4.00 $5.00
1978 64-67 Sky at Night $4.50   $4.00 $5.00
1978 68-70 Coronation $4.50     $5.00
1978 68S70S Coronation sheetlet $9.00     $10.00
1978 71-74 Tarawa School $3.50   $3.00 $4.00
1978 75-78 Christmas $3.00   $3.00 $4.00
1978 79 Christmas m/s $9.00     $10.00
1979 80-83 Cook $5.50   $5.00 $6.00