Belize 1974 Butterflies

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue Date: 2nd September 1974
  • fifteen values, with $10 (sixteenth value) added 2nd January 1975
  • Designed by: John Cooter, after butterflies in P T Hill collection
  • Printed by: Harrison & Sons
  • Print Process: lithography
  • Perforations: 14 x 14 -10c & 26c; 14 x 15 15c - 25c and 50c - $10
  • Watermark: multiple Block CA (St Edwards' Crown) sideways
  • [15c 25c 50c $5 subsequently released with watermark upright, 1975-1977]
½c Parides Arcas
1c Thecla Regalis
2c Colobura Dirce
3c Catonephele Numilia
4c Battus Belus
5c Callicore Patelina
10c Callicore Astala
15c Nessaea Aglaura
16c Prepona Pseudojoiceyi
25c Papilio Thoas
26c Hamadryas Arethusa
50c Thecla Bathildis
$1 Caligo Uranus
$2 Heliconius Sapho
$5 Eurytides Philolaus
$10 Philaethria Dido