Christmas Stamps 2011:New Zealand

\"\"New Zealand Post’s Christmas 2011 stamps, which are being released on 2nd November, feature an iconic cast from the Nativity.The stamps, which come in five denominations, feature the baby Jesus in his manger (60c), an angel appearing to shepherds ($1.20), Mary and Joseph with their infant son ($1.90), shepherds cradling the baby Jesus ($2.40) and the Three Wise Men holding the infant ($2.90).There are also two First Day Covers which feature the stamps on specially printed envelopes with colourful stained-glass designs.All five designs are available as gummed stamps – with three designs (60c, $1.90 and $2.40) also available as booklets of 10 self-adhesive stamps.

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