Pitcairn Island

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9c           29 Sep 80             Carved Wooden Turtles
 

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 9c           12 Feb 85             Chelonia mydas
 

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 20c         12 Feb 85             Chelonia mydas
 

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 70c         12 Feb 85             Eretmochelys imbricata
 

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 $1.20     12 Feb 85             Eretmochelys imbricata
 

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 Various                14 Jan 00             Geochelone elephantopus            Strip of four se-tenant stamps w/ a label in the center of the strip. The tortoise is depicted on three of the stamps but not on the label. The tortoise depicted is "Mr. Turpen", one of five Galapagos Tortoises brought to Pitcairn by Irving Johnson, skipper of the Brigantine, "Yankee", between 1937 and 1951.
  
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 5c           14 Jan 00             Geochelone elephantopus            Single stamp from se-tenant strip of four. Tortoise is not visible. Depicts rowboat bringing tortoise to shore from brigantine "Yankee", which apprears in background.
  SC  511  b  20c         14 Jan 00             Geochelone elephantopus            Single stamp from se-tenant strip of four. Tortoise being unloaded from rowboat onto beach.
  SC  511  c  35c         14 Jan 00             Geochelone elephantopus            Single stamp from se-tenant strip of four. Tortoise on land, facing left.
  SC  511  d  $5.00     14 Jan 00             Geochelone elephantopus            Single stamp from se-tenant strip of four. Close-up of tortoise's head.
 

 SC  547
 Various                11 Oct 01             Unidentified Sea Turtle                  Horiz. strip of four stamps plus one label. Label inscribed "The Art of Pitcairn - Woodcarving". Small silouettes of sea turtles in selvedge of some strips in addition to sea turtle on one stamp.
  
SC  547  d
 $3.00     11 Oct 01             Unidentified Sea Turtle                  Single stamp w/ turtle from strip of four. Turtle in water next to open boat, w/ large ship in background. This may represent a carved wooden turtle.
 
 
SC  631

.50  15 Feb 06   Gutter pair of stamps inscribed "Henderson Island". Two small sea turtles in the gutter.

 
 
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 .60  15 Feb 06   Gutter pair of stamps inscribed "Henderson Island". Two small sea turtles in the gutter.
 
 
SC  633

 $1.00  15 Feb 06   Gutter pair of stamps inscribed "Henderson Island". Two small sea turtles in the gutter.
 
 
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 $1.20  15 Feb 06   Gutter pair of stamps inscribed "Henderson Island". Two small sea turtles in the gutter.
 
 
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 $1.50  15 Feb 06   Gutter pair of stamps inscribed "Henderson Island". Two small sea turtles in the gutter.
 
 
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 $2.00     15 Feb 06             Unidentified Sea Turtles Beach scene in color w/ black-and-white line drawings of three sea turtles superimposed on scene. Stamp is inscribed "Henderson Island". NOTE: All six stamps in this set (Scott 631-636) exist as gutter pairs w/ two small sea turtles in the gutter between the stamps.
 

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Various                30 Aug 06            Unidentified Sea Turtle                  S/S of four stamps depicting cave dwellers of Henderson Island. Sea turtle on beach spans two of the stamps.
  SC  644  a  60c         30 Aug 06            Unidentified Sea Turtle                  Individual stamp from Scott Pitcairn #644 containing posterior portion of turtle.
  SC  644  b  $1.20     30 Aug 06            Unidentified Sea TUrtle                  Individual stamp from Scott Pitcairn #644 containing anterior portion of turtle.
 

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 Various                03 Dec 08            Chelonia mydas                Sheet of four se-tenant stamps w/ various views of green turtles in water and on beach. Inscribed "Green Turtles of Henderson Island" and "UNESCO World Heritage Site".
  SC  681  a  60c         03 Dec 08            Chelonia mydas                Anterior half of turtle swimming underwater. Vertical stamp.
  
SC  681  b
 $1.00     03 Dec 08            Chelonia mydas                Dorsal view of turtle swimming underwater, to right and slightly away from viewer. Stamp is horizontal.
  SC  681  c  $2.00     03 Dec 08            Chelonia mydas                Turtle emerging from surf onto beach. Stamp is horizontal.
  SC  681  d  $2.50     03 Dec 08            Chelonia mydas                Four hatchlings crossing beach toward the sea. Stamp is vertical.
 


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$1.50     24 Jun 09             Geochelone elephantopus            Portrait of Charles Darwin in center of stamp w/ head of tortoise on left and iguana on right. Darwin's signature at top. Issued for Darwin's 200th birth anniversary.
 


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60c         24 Feb 10             The Word "Tortoise".      One stamp from children's art set of six stamps. It contains the words "Galapagos Tortoise" but there is no picture of a chelonian on the stamp. Artwork by Torika Warren-Peu, age 6.
 

 
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 Various                21 Feb 12             Unidentified Sea Turtle                  S/S of three stamps, each showing a piece of tapa cloth. Sheet margin shows woman making tapa cloth. One of the stamps shows a finished piece of tapa cloth w/ a sea turtle in the design.   Sheet margin inscribed "The Art of Pitcairn Part - IV - TAPA"
  SC  732  a  $1.80     21 Feb 12             Unidentified Sea Turtle                  Individual stamp w/ sea turtle and longboat design on tapa cloth from Scott Pitcairn Islands #732.
 
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Various  26 Jul 17  Chelonia mydas  Marine reserve M/s, Sea turtle in selvedge.