Seychelles 1981 Definitives. Redrawn currency designator

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue date: 9th January 1981
  • eight values
  • Designed by: Gordon Drummond
  • Printed by:
  • Print process: offset lithography
  • Perforations: variously 14.,2 x 13.,8 (R1, R1.25, R1.50), or 13 x 13 (R5, R10, RR15, R20)

Flora and Fauna definitives (reissued). Redrawn currency designator[edit]

Sheet stamps[edit]

Note. All these 1981 released stamps HAVE an IMPRINT DATE 1980 at the foot of the design
Note. Designs are as 1977-1978 definitives, except R1.10 green gecko, which is new (using design of 1978 Rs3.50)
Note. The currency is shown as R (new thus) instead of the Re or Rs of the 1977-1978 series

R1 ~ Madagascar red fody (bird)
R1.10 ~ green gecko. Stamp format height 27mm x width 32mm
R1.25 ~ white tern
R1.50 ~ Seychelles flying fox
R5 ~ octopus
R10 ~ tiger cowrie (shell)
R15 ~ pitcher plant
R20 - Seychelles Coat of Arms

R20 dated 1980