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Te Kura 100 $3.00 Stamp

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Single $3.00 'Collecting a mailbag, Aoraki Mt Cook, 1950s' gummed stamp.

This image quintessentially represents the early days of Te Kura, when lessons were delivered by post to remote rural locations. By the 1950s there were a vast array of topics taught, including a course in te reo Māori.

In 2022 Te Aho o Te Kura Pounamu (The Correspondence School) marks its 100th anniversary. Click here full information on the Te Kura 100 stamp issue.

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Date of issue: 1 June 2022
Number of stamps: Four gummed
Denominations: $1.70, $3.00, $3.80 & $6.70
Designed and illustrated by: Jon Ward, New Zealand Post, Wellington, New Zealand
Printer and process: Southern Colour Print, New Zealand by lithography
Number of colours: Four process colours
Stamp size and format: 35mm x 45mm (vertical)
Miniature sheet size and format: 150mm x 90mm (horizontal)
Paper type: Arconvert Securpost Premium Gummed 110gsm stamp paper
Number of stamps per sheet: 20
Perforation gauge: 14.286 x 14.47
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 stocks are exhausted earlier, these stamps will remain on sale until 31 May 2023. First day covers will remain on sale until 29 July 2022.