This sheet of six postage labels was produced to help fund the Tarapex '86 National Stamp Exhibition held in New Plymouth between 17-27 October 1986.
The labels were used on pre-exhibition mailings to supporting members and sheets were sold mint and on covers for fund raising. The images on the labels were based on illustrations completed by A H Messenger.
The miniature sheet consisted of six labels - five at 24 cents and one at 30 cents.
Product Listing for Tarapex '88
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|Miniature Sheet||Mint, used of cancelled miniature sheet of five x 24c and 1 x 30c stamps||$1.50|
|Date of issue:||3 April 1985|
|Number of stamps:||Sheet six gummed stamps|
|Denominations:||Five 25c stamps and one 30c stamp|
|Stamps designed by:||Illustrations AH Messenger and Tarapex Organising Committee, New Plymouth|
|Printers:||Government Printing Office by lithography|
|Stamp size:||27mm x 48.5mm (vertical)|
|Number of stamps per sheet:||100|
|Perforation gauge:||13 x 14|