Cayman Islands King George V
1932 Centenary Set

Updated - August, 2017

Identifying the Cayman Islands King George V Centenary Set issues is very simple. There is only one color shade, and all of the stamps have the same watermark.

Unlike modern stamps which are issued in the millions, definitive sets from this time period were issued very conservatively. I do not have the print quantities for these issues, but typical sets from other Colonies at this time were printed in quantities of less than 30,000 for the higher values during this time period. Please feel free to supply the print quantities if you have them.

The catalog numbers are from the 1980 Commonwealth Five Reigns Catalogue (CW), 2013 Stanley Gibbons Stamp Catalogue (SG) and the 2011 Scott catalog (ST). The description and dates are from the Commonwealth Catalogue. Please contact Bridger & Kay to obtain a copy of this publication. You can access the other publishers using the "Links to British Colonial Stamp Sites" at the bottom of this page.

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CW G50 - SG 84 - ST 69
1/4d Brown
CW G51 - SG 84 - ST 69
1/4d Red-Brown
CW G52 - SG 85 - ST 70
1/2d Green
CW G53 - SG 86 - ST 71
1d Scarlet
CW G54 - SG 87 - ST 72
1-1/2d Red-Orange
CW G55 - SG 88 - ST 73
2d Grey
CW G56 - SG 89 - ST 74
2-1/2d Ultramarine
CW G57 - SG 90 - ST 75
3d Olive-Green
CW G58 - SG 91 - ST 76
6d Purple
CW G59 - SG 92 - ST 77
1/ Black & Brown
CW G60 - SG 93 - ST 78
2/ Black & Ultramarine
CW G61 - SG 94 - ST 79
5/ Black & Green
  CW G62 - SG 95 - ST 80
10/ Black & Scarlet

This article was written to help you identify your stamps.
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Classic Cayman Islands Stamps for sale based on the identification from this article.
Index to KGVI Stamp Description Web Sites
Links to British Colonial Stamp Sites