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2012 All Blacks

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You could cheer on the All Blacks with this collectable stamp issue, reissued at the new 70c denomination.

Issue information

The silver fern takes pride of place on this official All Blacks stamp, which was released as a replacement to the previous All Blacks stamp issue in order to accommodate the 1 July 2012 changes to domestic postage rates.

Product Listing for 2012 All Blacks

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Image Title Description Price
Single Stamp Single 70c 'All Blacks' gummed stamp. $0.70
Miniature Sheet Mint, used or cancelled miniature sheet. $1.40
Miniature Sheet First Day Cover First day cover with gummed miniature sheet affixed. $1.90

Technical information

Date of issue: 23 May 2012
Number of stamps: One gummed stamp and one personalised stamp
Denominations: 70c
Stamps and first day cover designed by: Strategy Design and Advertising, Wellington, New Zealand
Printer and process: Southern Colour Print Ltd by offset lithography
Number of colours: Four process colours
Stamp size and format: 30mm x 40mm and 35mm x 20mm (horizontal)
Paper type: Tullis Russell 104gsm red phosphor gummed stamp paper
Number of stamps per sheet: Ten stamps
Perforation gauge: 14
Special blocks: Plate/imprint blocks were obtained by purchasing at least four stamps from a sheet. Barcode blocks were available in A format.
Period of sale: These stamps remained on sale until 18 August 2015.