The limited edition is the ultimate collector’s item in this issue. As well as a range of unique stamp products not available anywhere else, the pack includes a booklet with in-depth commentary by photographer Luke Keehan. Luke captured the stunning images featured in the stamp issue while assisting researchers conducting field work with emperor penguins and Weddell seals.
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|Date of issue:||1 September 2021|
|Number of stamps:||Four gummed|
|Denominations:||$1.50, $2.80, $3.60 & $4.10|
|Designed and illustrated by:||Helcia Berryman, Mopsy Creative, Kapiti Coast, New Zealand|
|Printer and process:||Southern Colour Print, New Zealand by lithography|
|Number of colours:||Four process colours plus overgloss|
|Stamp size and format:||30mm x 40mm (vertical)|
|Miniature sheet size and format:||150mm x 90mm with diecut|
|Paper type:||Tullis Russell 106gsm red phosphor gummed stamp paper|
|Number of stamps per sheet:||25|
|Perforation gauge:||13.33 x 13.6|
|Special blocks:||Plate/imprint blocks may be obtained by purchasing at least six stamps from a sheet. Barcode blocks are available in A and B formats.|
|Period of sale:||Unless stocks are exhausted earlier, these stamps will remain on sale until 31 August 2022. First day covers will remain on sale until 31 October 2021.|