PORTUGAL

Stamps inscribed 'Portugal', 'Portugal-Continente' or 'Republica Portuguesa' (first few years without country name)

1853 ->

From 1853: 1 Réal (pl. Réis)
From 1911: 1 Escudo (PTE) = 100 Centavos (= 1000 Réis)
From 2002: 1 Euro (EUR) = 100 Eurocents (= PTE 200.482)
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HERALDIC CATS

Issue Item code Item type Face value Remarks SC
1984 500 Years of Portugese Tileworks XIII PT19840308 ST 16_00 Stamp 16.00 Heraldic Lion
Wild Cat Art
Royal Arms of King Joseph I
Lisbon Tile Museum
Stamp from sheets, sheetlets or MS
MI 1625
1984 500 Years of Portugese Tileworks XVI PT19841017 MS 64_00 Miniature Sheet 64.00 Heraldic Lion (on one stamp)
Wild Cat Art
Royal Arms of King Joseph I
Lisbon Tile Museum
MS with
PT19840308 ST 16_00
and 3 other stamps
MI B46
1992 EUROPA: The Discovery of America PT19920522 ST 260 3 Stamp 260 Heraldic Lion (on flag)
The Landing in America
Stamp from MS
MI 1930
PT19920522 MS 260 3 Miniature Sheet 260 Heraldic Lion (on flag) (on stamp and selvedge)
The Landing in America
Single-stamp MS
MI B87
PT19920522 MS 260 4 Miniature Sheet 260 Heraldic Lion (on baldakin above the thrones) (on selvedge)
Presentation of Native Americans at the Court
Single-stamp MS
MI B88
PT19920522 MS 260 5 Miniature Sheet 260 Heraldic Lion (on the wall) (on selvedge)
Reception in Barcelona
Single-stamp MS
MI B89
1994 500th Anniversary of the Treaty of Tordesillas PT19940607 ST 140 Stamp 140 Heraldic Lion
Part of Spanish Habsburger CoA
MI 2014
1996 District Coats of Arms I PT19960927 ST 140 Stamp 140 Heraldic Lion
Coimbra CoA
MI 2147
PT19960927 MS 330 Miniature Sheet 330 Heraldic Lion (on one stamp)
Coimbra CoA
3-stamp MS with
PT19960927 ST 140
and 2 other stamps in set
MI 2147
PT19960927 FDC 543 First Day Cover 543 Heraldic Lion (on one stamp and in cachet)
Coimbra CoA
Official FDC with all 6 stamps in set
PT19960927 MC 140 Maximum Card 140 Heraldic Lion (on stamp, card and postmark)
Coimbra CoA
Official MC
PT19960927 FDP 3000 First Day Postmark - Heraldic Lion
Coimbra CoA
Coimbra
27 Sep 1996
1997 700th Anniversary of the Treaty of Alcañices PT19970912 ST 80 Stamp 80 Heraldic Lion
Castille and Leon CoA
MI 2206
2004 Jewish Cultural Heritage in Portugal - 100th Anniversary of the Shaare-Tikva-Synagogue PT20040520 ST 0_45 Stamp 0.45 Heraldic Lion
Wild Cat Art
Star of David with Lion from the Cervera-Bibel (1299)
National Library in Lisbon
MI 2828
PT20040520 FDC 5_03 First Day Cover 5.03 Heraldic Lion (on one stamp, postmark and in cachet)
Wild Cat Art
Star of David with Lion from the Cervera-Bibel (1299)
National Library in Lisbon
Official FDC with the 6 stamps in set
PT20040520 FDP 1000 First Day Postmark - Heraldic Lion
Wild Cat Art
Star of David with Lion from the Cervera-Bibel (1299)
National Library in Lisbon
"A Herrança Judaica em Portugal" (and same text in Hebrew)
Lisbon
20 May 2004
2005 Cultural Heritage from the Times of Philip I PT20050607 MS 1_20 Miniature Sheet 1.20 Heraldic Lions
CoA of the Spanish Lines of the Habsburgs
MI B212
2005 Footbal Centenaries PT20051125 ST N 3 Stamp N (20 g inland - 0.30 on issue) Heraldic Lion
Logo of Sporting Clube de Portugal (aka. Sporting Lisbon)
MI 3024
PT20051125 ST 1_00 3 Stamp 1.00 Heraldic Lion
Logo of Sporting Clube de Portugal (aka. Sporting Lisbon)
Stamp from MS
MI 3027
PT20051125 MS 1_00 3 Miniature Sheet 1.00 Heraldic Lion (on stamp)
Logo of Sporting Clube de Portugal (aka. Sporting Lisbon)
Single-stamp MS
MI B235
PT20051125 SH 8xN 3 Sheetlet 6 x N (1.80 on issue) Heraldic Lion (on stamps and selvedge)
Logo of Sporting Clube de Portugal (aka. Sporting Lisbon)
Single-stamp MS
MI KB3024
PT20051125 FDC N 3 First Day Cover N (20 g inland - 0.30 on issue) Heraldic Lion (on stamp, postmark and in cachet))
Logo of Sporting Clube de Portugal (aka. Sporting Lisbon)
Official FDC with
PT20051125 ST N 3
PT20051125 FDC 1_00 3 First Day Cover 1.00 Heraldic Lion (on stamp, postmark and in cachet)
Logo of Sporting Clube de Portugal (aka. Sporting Lisbon)
Official FDC with MS
PT20051125 MC N 3 Maximum Card N (20 g inland - 0.30 on issue) Heraldic Lion (on stamp and postmark)
Logo of Sporting Clube de Portugal (aka. Sporting Lisbon)
Official MC with
PT20051125 ST N 3
PT20051125 FDP 1000 2 First Day Postmark Heraldic Lion
from Logo of Sporting Clube de Portugal (aka. Sporting Lisbon)
"Grandes Clubes de Futebol Centenários - Sporting C.P. 1906-2006"
Lisbon
25 Nov 2005
2012 175th Anniversary of the Portugese Military Academy PT20120112 ST 0_68 Stamp 0.68 Heraldic Lions
Academy CoA
MI 3697
PT20120112 FDC 1_00 First Day Cover 1.00 Heraldic Lions
Academy CoA
Official FDC with both stamps in set
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List compiled by Geir Arveng with valuable information from TS Tan and Greg Balagian.
Latest update:
24 July 2012