Posts tagged "postage stamps"
This could have been a wonderful issue given the source material they had to work with. Great sculpted profiles of QEII ruined by dreadful use of fonts, size of image in frame, orientation and colour. You may have guessed that I’m not impressed.
I got quite excited when I read that NZ Post were doing a Machin for their “Queen Elizabeth II - 60th Anniversary of the Coronation” issue.
Until I saw it.
And she’s looking the wrong way
1st Class Doctors issued 26-03-2013
these are my favourite Doctors, the two I grew up with and the two that rekindled my interest in all things Whovian
Year of the Snake
13 June 1964, Finland
General Assembly of World Medical Association
designer: O. Vepsäläinen
engraver: B. Ekholm
the greatest postage stamp ever - the 1929 PUC pound