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Stamps (Philately)/July4, 1776 stamps issued in 1976


I have a sheet of these stamps.  What is their value and the best way to sell them since I am not a collector?  There is an number 37484 on the bottom row attached to the stamp sheet.  Is this a serial number?

Cyprus stamps SG 474 1976 USA Bicentennial - MINT
Cyprus stamps SG 474 1  
Hi Ken

It's a little difficult to answer without seeing a photograph or a scan of the stamp you refer to but Cyprus did issue such a stamp in 1976 to commemorate the USA Bicentennnial and it's referenced in UK catalogues (Stanley Gibbons) as SG 474.

I'm attaching an image of a single stamp which we retail on our website at a cost of 0.35 (GBP) for Mint (never hinged). You can see it listed here:

I'm attaching a scan of the mint stamp which will be a larger image so you can confirm if it is indeed the Cypriot stamp sheet you hold.

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Michele Chapman


I specialize only in Cyprus stamps (Republic) and North Cyprus (Turkish Cypriot) stamps and First Day Covers. Please note: I can only answer questions on stamps from the country (island) of Cyprus in the Eastern Mediterranean. All Cyprus stamps will have: , KIBRIS or CYPRUS printed on them! I can answer most questions related to stamps and values. I can provide opinions on values as a collector of Cyprus stamps but not as a professional. I do not have any knowledge of stamps from USA or other countries. For these stamps please direct your questions to another Specialist.


I am a long time collector based in Limassol, Cyprus for over 12 years with access and contacts to relevant information. Unfortunately, due to a family illness I had to return permanently to my home country in May 2016.

I am a member of the Cyprus Philatelist Society.

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High School (United Kingdom - North West) 1976

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