Featuring Research Volunteer Contributions


Stamps issued: 1974-PRESENT

refer to caption
1.50-peso Gorilla single

Independent republic on the coast of Africa, bordered by Senegal and Guinea. Guinea-Bissau was formerly Portuguese Guinea, becoming independent Sept. 10, 1974. After a decade of one-party rule, Guinea-Bissau began to liberalize in the mid-1980s, and the first multiparty elections were held in 1994.

Narrative by Linn's Stamp News


Precedent Country:

Stamps issued: 1881-1973

refer to caption
2e Drummer single


International Philately