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2021 America's Cup Set of Mint Stamps

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On 17 March 2021, Emirates Team New Zealand entered into the history books their successful defence of the prestigious America’s Cup, winning it for a fourth time. On the seventh day of the 36th America’s Cup, the team took out the Auld Mug with a spectacular performance that saw them pull out over 500m ahead of Luna Rossa Prada Perelli. By the final gate, the Kiwis took the right-hand mark 49 seconds ahead of the Italians as they headed off on the last leg of what would become the exhilarating final race. 

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Date of issue: 17 March 2021
Number of stamps: 6 gummed stamps
Denominations: Six x $2.70
Stamps designed by: John Morris, NZ Post, Wellington, New Zealand
Printer: Collectables and Solutions Centre, New Zealand Post, Whanganui, New Zealand
Number of colours: Four process colours
Stamp size and format: 36.95mm x 37.5mm (vertical)
Stamp sheet size and format: 260mm x 170mm
Paper type: Tullis Russell 104gsm red phosphor gummed stamp paper
Number of stamps per sheet: 6
Perforation gauge: 14.40 x 14.615
Period of sale: Unless stocks are exhausted earlier, these stamps will remain on sale until 16 March 2022.