Eleven postal administrations join together to celebrate the 95th birthday of Queen Elizabeth II with the issue of of this special sheetlet and Isle of Man stamp collection.
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Product Code: ZC43
Eleven postal administrations join together to celebrate the 95th birthday of Queen Elizabeth II with the issue of this special sheetlet and Isle of Man stamp collection.
Included is an individually numbered special sheetlet featuring a stamp from all eleven participating nations, along with a full mint set from the Isle of Man 'Devoted To Your Service' issue. Both the sheetlet and stamp set are perfectly mounted within a beautiful, illustrated and informative deluxe folder featuring issue text by Lady Colin Campbell. Your collection will come complete with a certificate of authenticity, confirming the limited edition of only 5000 worldwide.
The sheet contains 11 stamps, one from each postal administration ( Isle of Man, Ascension Island, Bahamas, British Antarctic Territory, British Virgin Islands, Falkland Islands, Gibraltar, Guernsey, Jersey, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, and Tristan da Cunha. Among these is the only stamp in the series that shows Elizabeth looking at her stamp collection, the 80-penny Leisure stamp from South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands. According to Pobjoy Mint, the photograph was taken in July 1946 at Buckingham Palace.
Limited edition of 5,000.