Single $2.80 'Auckland' gummed stamp.
Auckland has the largest population in New Zealand, with about 1.3 million people. It’s a fusion of many cultures and offers a huge range of experiences and activities for visitors and locals alike. Popularly known as 'the City of Sails’, Auckland has more yachts and launches per capita than any other city in the world.
|Date of issue:||1 July 2009.|
|Number of stamps:||One self-adhesive and six gummed stamps|
|Denominations:||30c, $1.80 (gummed and self-adhesive), $2.30, $2.80, $3.30, $4.00|
|Stamps and first day cover designed by:||Stamps Business, New Zealand Post, Wellington.|
|Printer and process:||Southern Colour Print, New Zealand by offset lithography|
|Number of colours:||Four process colours (self-adhesive tagged with red phosphor)|
|Stamp size and format:||30mm x 25mm|
|Paper type:||Gummed: Tullis Russell 104gsm red phosphor gummed stamp paper; Self-adhesive: Avery Dennison B100 PS1 Gloss Back Adhesive 210gsm|
|Number of stamps per sheet:||30c - 100 stamps, $1.80, $2.30, $2.80, $3.30, $4.00 - 50 stamps|
|Perforation gauge:||Gummed: 13.33; Self-adhesive: die cut|