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