Single $1.40 'Kato' gummed stamp.
Made of pandanus leaf, this kato tupe (purse) is both functional and beautiful. This example highlights a commonly used weaving technique and has a simple but appealing systematic pattern.
|Date of issue:||16 April 2020|
|Number of stamps:||Four gummed|
|Denominations:||30c, $1.40, $2.00 and $4.00|
|Stamps, miniature sheet and first day covers designed by:||Cam Price, New Zealand 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:||30mm x 40mm (vertical)|
|Paper type:||Tullis Russell 104gsm red phosphor gummed stamp paper|
|Number of stamps per sheet:||16|
|Special blocks:||Plate and value blocks may be obtained by purchasing at least six stamps from a sheet.|
|Period of sale:||Unless stocks are exhausted earlier, these stamps will remain on sale until 15 April 2021.|