Single $1.90 'Lake Vanda' gummed stamp.
With salinity more than 10 times that of seawater, Lake Vanda is one of the world's most hyper-saline lakes. It is permanently covered with three to five metres of transparent ice, is five kilometres long and has a maximum depth of 69 metres.
|Date of issue:||21 November 2012|
|Number of stamps:||Five gummed stamps|
|Stamps and first day covers designed by:||Gregory Millen, Paraparaumu|
|Denominations:||70c, $1.40, $1.90, $2.40 and $2.90|
|Printer and process:||Southern Colour Print Ltd by offset lithography|
|Number of colours:||Stamps: four process colours; Miniature sheet: four process colours plus blue foil|
|Stamp size and format:||40mm x 30mm (horizontal)|
|Paper type:||Stamps: Tullis Russell 104gsm red phosphor gummed stamp paper|
|Number of stamps per sheet:||25|
|Period of sale:||Unless stocks are exhausted earlier, these stamps will remain on sale until further notice.|