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Catalogue code: AV048
Comprises 10 Fireworks stamps with adjoining labels that celebrate 150 years since Canada’s confederation. Limited edition of 5,000.
Label by label
Photographs on the left side of the Sheet represent:
Canada’s aerospace industry which accounts for nearly £17billion of the country’s GDP.
Royal Canadian Mounted Police, known as the Mounties, created in 1873 as the North-West Mounted Police.
Canadian Museum of Human Rights, which opened in 2014 in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Ice hockey Canada’s most popular sport.
Nunavut The newest territory of Canada, formed in 1999, is home to just over 37,000 people, about 85 per cent of whom are Inuit.
On the right side of the sheet, from the top:
Canoeing once a key mode of transportation, canoeing is now enjoyed as a popular pastime by Canadians.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau photographed with The Queen.
Canada’s national flag, as it is today, first flew over Parliament at noon on 15 February 1965.
The Canada Memorial in London’s Green Park.
Banff National Park, inaugurated in 1885.