PERU

Stamps inscribed 'Peru', 'Perù', 'Perv', 'Correos del Peru', or 'Correos del Perù'

1857 ->

From 1857: 1 Escudo = 16 Reales
From 1863: 1 Sol (PES) = 100 Centavos [= 10 Reales
From 1985: 1 Inti (PEI) = 100 Céntimos [=PES 1000]
From 1991: 1 Nuevo Sol (PEN) = 100 Céntimos [=PEI 1,000,000]

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WILD CATS

Issue Item code Item type
Face value
Remarks SC

1938 Definitives

Stamps from this set is also listed under Mythic Cats

PE19380701 ST 0_04 Stamp 0.04 Jaguar
Wild Cat Art
Ceramic Vessel with Jaguar Decorations
MI 388
 
1967 50th Anniversary of Lions International PE19671229 ST 1_60 Stamp 1.60 Lions Club Logo
MI 688
M
1968 Peruvian Gold PE19680816 ST 1_90 Stamp 1.90 Puma
Wild Cat Art
Gold pendant from the Mochica Culture
MI 694
  PE19680816 ST 5_60 Stamp 5.60 Jaguar
Wild Cat Art
Gold pendant from the Mochica Culture
MI 698
1970 Artifacts of the Vicus Culture PE19700223 ST 2_50 Stamp 2.50 Jaguar
(Michel says Puma, but the spots are clear)
Wild Cat Art
Ceramic Pitcher
MI 751
  PE19700223 ST 5_50 Stamp 5.50 Puma
Wild Cat Art
Ceramic Flask
MI 754
1971 Christmas PE19711218 ST 2_50 Stamp 2.50 Jaguar
Wild Cat Art
Three Kings
Stone sculpture from Huamanga province
MI 841
1973 Antiques PE19730319 ST 8_00 Stamp 8.00 Puma
Wild Cat Art
Gold Flayed Puma
MI 903
1980 Rafael Larco Herrera Archaeological Museum in Lima PE19800709 ST 35_00 Stamp 35.00 Jaguar
Wild Cat Art
Chimu Cult Cup with Jaguar Base, Chimu culture (1000-1470)
MI 1174
1981 Definitives: Pre-Columbian Cultures PE19810506 ST 140 Stamp 140 Puma
Wild Cat Art
Puma Head Sculpture Chavin culture, (900-200 BC)
MI 1191
1985 Artifacts of the Wari Culture PE19851004 ST 500 1 Stamp 500 Jaguar
Wild Cat Art
Ceramic Jaguar Pitcher, (500-900)
Standing Jaguar
MI 1304
  PE19851004 ST 500 2 Stamp 500 Jaguar
Wild Cat Art
Ceramic Jaguar Pitcher, (500-900)
Sitting Jaguar
MI 1305

1988 Artifacts of the Chavin Culture

Overprints on un-issued stamps

PE19881215 ST 40 Stamp 40
(on 100)
Jaguar
Wild Cat Art
Ceramic Vessel with Jaguar Decorations
Red overprint
MI 1388
  PE19881222 ST 80 Stamp 80
(on 10)
Jaguar
Wild Cat Art
Ceramic Vessel with Jaguar Decorations
Black overprint
MI 1389
1995 Fauna PE19950518 ST 1_80 Stamp 1.80 Jaguar
MI 1545
1997 Definitives: Ceramics of the Moche Culture PE19970818 ST 1_50 Stamp 1.50 Jaguar
Wild Cat Art
Ceramic Jaguar Pitcher (100-800)
Orange brown
MI 1590
1998 Definitives: Ceramics of the Moche Culture PE19980619 ST 1_50 Stamp 1.50 Jaguar
Wild Cat Art
Ceramic Jaguar Pitcher (100-800)
Greyish blue
MI 1632
1999 Definitives: Ceramics of the Moche Culture PE19990216 ST 1_00 Stamp 1.50 Jaguar
Wild Cat Art
Ceramic Jaguar Pitcher (100-800)
Dark carmine
MI 1666
1999 Fauna of the Manu National Park PE19990423 ST 5_00 Stamp 5.00 Puma
MI 1675
  PE19990423 ST 10_00 Stamp 10.00 Jaguar
Stamp from MS
PE19990423 MS 10_00
MI 1675
  PE19990423 MS 10_00 Miniature sheet 10.00 Jaguar
Single-stamp MS with
PE19990423 ST 10_00
MI B15
2005 40th Anniversary of the "Parque de las Leyendas" (Park of Legends) PE20050114 ST 5_00 2 Stamp 5.00 Puma
MI 1993
2005 115th Death Anniversary of Antonio Raimondi PE20050418 ST 1_80 Stamp 1.80 Jaguar
Wild Cat Art
Jaguar Head Sculpture, Chavin Culture (900-200 BC)
MI 2020
2006 125th Birth Anniversary of Julio C. Tello (in 2005) PE20060126 ST 5_00 Stamp 5.00 Jaguar
Wild Cat Art
Ceramic Vessel with Jaguar Decorations from the Chavin Culture (900-200 BC)
MI 2057
2007 Pre-Columbian Cultures PE20070521 ST 6_00 1 Stamp 6.00 Unspecified species
Jug in the form of a feline
MI 2174
2007 Endangered Species PE20070730 ST 3_00 1 Stamp 3.00 Stamp Marked Gato Montés (Oncifelis Colocolo / Pampas Cat), but the picture is really of an Andean mountain Cat
MI 2201
PE20070730 MS 18_00 Miniature Sheet 18.00 Stamp Marked Gato Montés (Oncifelis Colocolo / Pampas Cat), but the picture is really of an Andean mountain Cat
MS with 4 stamps of the series in a se-tenant block of four in a composite design
MI 2201-2204
2009 Year of the Ox PE20090408 ST 2_50 1 Stamp 2.50 Tiger
Year of the Tiger
Ox in circle of zodiac animals
MI 2373
PE20090408 ST 2_50 2 Stamp 2.50 Tiger
Year of the Tiger
Chinese sign for Ox in circle of zodiac animals
MI 2374
2010 Year of the Tiger PE20100915 ST 0_20 1 Stamp 0.20 Tiger
Stylized Tiger (front part)
Year of the Tiger
MI ???
PE20100915 ST 0_20 2 Stamp 0.20 Tiger
Stylized Tiger (whole tiger)
Year of the Tiger
MI ???
PE20100915 FDC 0_40 First Day Cover 0.40 Tiger
Stylized Tiger (on stamps, cachet and postmark)
Year of the Tiger
Official FDC with both stamps in set
PE20100915 FDP 15001 First Day Postmark - Tiger
Stylized Tiger
Year of the Tiger
2011 Year of the Rabbit PE20110705 ST 5_50 1 Stamp 5.50 Tiger
Stylized Tiger
Year of the Tiger
Main motif: Rabbit
MI 2520
  PE20110705 ST 5_50 2 Stamp 5.50 Tiger
Stylized Tiger
Year of the Tiger
Main motif: Chinese sign for rabbit
MI 2521
2013 Year of the Dragon PE20130815 ST 6_00 1 Stamp 6.00 Tiger
Stylized Tiger
Year of the Tiger
MI 2618
2014 Fauna of Peru PE20141103 ST 11_00 1 Stamp 11.00 Jaguar
Panther/Black Jaguar
Stamp from
PE20141103 MS 44_00

MI 2699
  PE20141103 ST 11_00 4 Stamp 11.00 Andean Mountain Cat
Stamp from
PE20141103 MS 44_00
MI 2702
  PE20141103 MS 44_00 Miniature Sheet 44.00 Jaguar (on one stamp and selvedge)
Panther/Black Jaguar
Andean Mountain Cat (on one stamp)
4-stamp MS with
PE20141103 ST 11_00 1
PE20141103 ST 11_00 4
and 2 other stamps
MI B92
  PE20141103 FDP 15001 First Day Postmark - Jaguar
"Fauna del Perù - Serpos S.A., Perù"
No town specified
3 November 2014
  PE20141103 MISC FLY Flyer - Jaguar
Panther/Black Jaguar
Andean Mountain Cat
Philatelic Flyer with information on the issue
2014 Year of the Snake and Year of the Horse PE20141205 ST 6_50 1 Stamp 6.50 Tiger
Stylized Tiger
Year of the Tiger
Main motif: Year of the Snake
MI ???
  PE20141205 ST 6_50 2 Stamp 6.50 Tiger
Stylized Tiger
Year of the Tiger
Main motif: Year of the Horse
MI ???
  PE20141205 MISC FLY Flyer - Tiger
Stylized Tiger
Year of the Tiger
Philatelic Flyer with information on the issue

List compiled by Geir Arveng, with additional information from Marci Jarvis, Shaun Stevens, Mary Ann Brown and Greg
Balagian.
Latest update: 4 September, 2015