Single $1.40 'The Annunciation' gummed stamp.
The Angel Gabriel appeared from the heavens before Mary and told her she was going to have a baby, Jesus Christ, the saviour of the world.
How to use augmented reality (AR) with NZ Post's Christmas 2020 stamps
- Download the Magenta app from Google Play or the App Store
- Place your stamp on a flat surface
- Open Magenta and hold your device over the stamp
- Select ‘scan image’
- Touch the image on the screen to begin the AR experience!
|Date of issue:||4 November 2020|
|Number of stamps:||Four gummed stamps, three self-adhesive stamps|
|Denominations:||Gummed: $1.40, $2.70, $3.50, $4.00; Self-adhesive: $1.40, $2.70 & $3.50|
|Stamps, miniature sheet and first day covers designed by:||Jon Ward, NZ Post, Wellington, New Zealand|
|Printer and process:||Southern Colour Print, New Zealand by offset lithography|
|Number of colours:||Four process colours plus spot UV|
|Stamp size and format:||35mm x 34.55mm (vertical)|
|Miniature sheet size and format:||160mm x 90mm (vertical)|
|Paper type:||Tullis Russell 104gsm red phosphor gummed stamp paper|
|Number of stamps per sheet:||25|
|Perforation gauge:||14.286 x 13.895|
|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 stock is exhausted earlier, these stamps will remain on sale until 3 November 2021. First day covers will remain on sale until 30 December 2020.|