Category:Stamps of Iceland

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Postage stamps and postal history of Iceland 
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İzlanda'nın posta pulları ve posta tarihi (tr); Postage stamps and postal history of Iceland (en); Postgeschichte und Briefmarken von Island (de); История почты и почтовых марок Исландии (ru) Postgeschichte Islands (de); Почтовые марки Исландии (ru)
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Iceland was

- from 1380 until 30 November 1918
date QS:P,+1500-00-00T00:00:00Z/6,P580,+1380-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P582,+1918-11-30T00:00:00Z/11
the province "Danish-Iceland" of the Kingdom of Denmark,
- from 1 December 1918 until 16 June 1944
date QS:P,+1950-00-00T00:00:00Z/7,P580,+1918-12-01T00:00:00Z/11,P582,+1944-06-16T00:00:00Z/11
a part of the Kingdom of Denmark with own sovereignty and is
- from 17 June 1944
date QS:P,+1944-06-17T00:00:00Z/7,P580,+1944-06-17T00:00:00Z/11
an independent Republic.
- During the Second World War was Iceland occupied by British troops (1939-1943) and US-American troops (from 1940) which serviced several military postal agencies in Iceland. The connection to the German-occupated mother country Denmark was interrupted since.





Currencies in Iceland:

- until to 1875: 1 Rigisdalur = 96 Skildingar
- since 1875: 1 Krona = 100 Aurar (Singular: 1 Eyrir)

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