New Zealand Post - official issuer of New Zealand stamps & commemorative coins

Northpex Exhibition 2002

(No reviews yet) Write a Review

The Northpex Exhibition was held from 5 - 7 April, 2002.

Issue information

As part of its 25th Anniversary the North Shore Philatelic Society held a national stamp exhibition from 5 - 7 April 2002.

To mark the event a special miniature sheet, featuring stamps from The Lord of The Rings: The Fellowship of The Ring issue was produced. The sheet was also available affixed to the Northpex exhibition first day cover.

Product Listing for Northpex Exhibition 2002

Click on image to enlarge.

Image Title Description Price
Miniature Sheet Mint, used or cancelled minature sheet. $3.70
Souvenir Cover First day cover with miniature sheet affixed. Cancelled on the first day of issue. $4.20

Technical information

Date of issue: 5 April 2002
Miniature sheet and exhibition souvenir cover designed by: CommArts Design, Wellington
Cost of miniature sheet: $3.70
Cost of souvenir cover: $4.20
Printer: Southern Colour Print, Dunedin
Number of colours: Four process colours
Stamp size and format: 25mm x 50mm (horizontal and vertical)
Perforation gauge: 14 x 14.4
Paper type: De la Rue 103gsm red phosphor stamp paper
Number of stamps: Three
Period of sale: These stamps remained on sale until 4 April 2003.