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Date of Issue:1st November 2017
New Zealand The beautifully illustrated stamps in this issue feature key characters from the nativity story: Joseph, Mary, Baby Jesus, a shepherd and a wise man. Available as five gummed stamps as well as three self-adhesive stamps, they’re perfect for … Continue reading
New Zealand is home to some beautiful and intricate stained glass windows, which can be seen in this colourful festive issue. The five stamps have been printed on translucent paper to give the effect of a real stained glass window.
80c – Mary & Jesus:Depicted here with the baby Jesus, Mary gazes at her newborn child, emphasising the love we must show to one another at Christmas time. $1.40 – Joseph:Though weary from the hardship of travelling and having no … Continue reading
The Christmas 2013 stamp issue by New Zealand reflects a classic Kiwi Christmas, including sunshine, Christmas lunch and cricket on the beach! The five square-shaped gummed stamps in this festive issue are a vibrant reflection of Christmas in Aotearoa, and are sure … Continue reading
Royal Mail The illustrator behind the world famous children\’s classic The Gruffalo brings his unique style to this year\’s Royal Mail Christmas stamp issue. The seven stamps, issued on 6 November, are inspired by classic Christmas images, brought to life … Continue reading
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), … Continue reading