IRELAND

Stamps inscribed 'Éire' or 'Poblacht na h√Čireann' and 'Republic of Ireland'

1840 - 1922 Part of the United Kingdom, see Great Britain
1922 ->

From 1922: 1 Pound (GBP) = 20 Shillings, 1 Shilling = 12 Pence
From 1928: 1 Pound (IEP) = 20 Shillings, 1 Shilling = 12 Pence [= 1 GBP]
From 1971: 1 Pound (IEP) = 100 Pence
From 2002: 1 Euro = 100 Eurocents [= IEP 0.787564]
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WILD CATS

Issue Item code Item type Face value Remarks SC
1995 Singapore '95 International Philatelic Exhibition IE19950901 MS 1_50 Miniature sheet 1.50
(0.28
+ 0.32
+ 0.38
+ 0.52)
Lion (on selvedge)
Stylized Lion
Singapore National Emblem
4-stamp MS
MI 15I
 
1998 Year of the Tiger / Love Is IE19980126 MS 0_96 Miniature Sheet 0.96 Cartoon Tiger (on selvedge)
MI B26
M
IE19980126 FDC 0_96
FDC Card Inlay
First Day Cover 0.96 Tiger (on MS selvedge)
FDC with MS
CC
1998 Endangered Species IE19981008 ST 0_30 1 Stamp 0.30 Cheetah
Stamp from sheets (without white border)
MI 1101
M
IE19981008 ST 0_30 3 Stamp 0.30 Cheetah
Stamp from MS (with white border)
MI 1105
M
IE19981008 ST 0_45 1 Stamp 0.45 Tiger
Stamp from sheets (without white border)
MI 1104
M
IE19981008 ST 0_45 2 Stamp 0.45 Tiger
Stamp from MS (with white border)
MI 1108
M
IE19981008 MS 1_45 1 Miniature Sheet 1.45
(0.30
+ 0.30
+ 0.40
+ 0.45)
Tiger
Cheetah (on stamps only)
MS with all 4 stamps in the issue, 150 x 90 mm (without Stampa '98 promotion)
MI B29I
M
IE19981008 MS 1_45 2 Miniature Sheet 1.45
(0.30
+ 0.30
+ 0.40
+ 0.45)
Tiger
Cheetah (on stamps only)
MS with all 4 stamps in the issue, 150 x 105 mm (with Stampa '98 promotion)
MI B29II
M
IE19981008 MS 1_45 3 Miniature Sheet 1.45
(0.30
+ 0.30
+ 0.40
+ 0.45)
Tiger
Cheetah (on stamps only)
MS with all 4 stamps in the issue, 150 x 105 mm (without Stampa '98 promotion)
MI B29IIF
 
  IE1981008 MC 0_30 1
Address side
Maximum Card 0.30 Cheetah (on stamp and card)
Official MC with
IE19981008 ST 0_30 1
PO Maximum Card no. 1
 
  IE1981008 MC 0_45
Address side
Maximum Card 0.45 Tiger (on stamp and card)
Official MC with
IE19981008 ST 0_45 1
PO Maximum Card no. 4
 

1999 Year of the Rabbit / Pets

This item is also listed under Domestic Cats

IE19990126 BK 2_40
Back cover
Booklet 2.40 Cheetah (on back cover)
IE19981008 ST 0_30 3
pictured
Cartoon Cat (on 2 x stamps and cover)
MI MH45
M

2000 'Stampin' the Future' Children's Drawing Competition

An item from this issue shows a Domestic Cat

IE20000707 ST 0_45 1 Stamp 0.45 Lion
Drawing by Jennifer Branagan
MI 1243
 
2009 Volvo Ocean Race IE20090508 ST 3_00 Stamp 3.00 Puma
Puma Company Logo
Stamp from
IE20090508 MS 3_00
MI 1890
 
This item was on the cover of the Irish Stamp Products Catalogue 2009 IE20090508 MS 3_00 Miniature sheet 3.00 Puma
Puma Company Logo
Single-stamp MS with
IE20090508 ST 3_00
MI B79
 

2010 Year of the Tiger

Article from The Collector (philatelic bulletin)

IE20100211 ST 0_82 Stamp 0.82 Tiger
Year of the Tiger
MI 1921
 
  IE20100211 MS 2_46 Miniature sheet 2.46
(3 x
0.82)
Tiger (on stamps)
Year of the Tiger
3-stamp MS with 3 x
IE20100211 ST 0_82
MI B82
 
  IE20100211 FDC 0_82
FDC Inlay
First Day Cover 0.82 Tiger (on stamp and postmark)
Official FDC with
IE20100211 ST 0_82
 
  IE20100211 FDC 2_46
FDC Inlay
First Day Cover 2.46 Tiger (on stamps and postmark)
Official FDC with
IE20100211 MS 2_46
 

List compiled by Geir Arveng with additional information from Greg Balagian, Ron Berger, Nahum Shereshevsky, Marci
Jarvis and Gertrude Hainzl.
Latest update: 4 November, 2015