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Following the series themes of Poppy, Poetry, Portraits, War Art, Memorials and Artefacts, the Mint Stamps also feature David Gentleman’s cameo head of The Queen in Royal Mail Red, echoing the colour of poppies, that most poignant symbol of remembrance. They are also brought to you in pristine, unmarked condition.Code AS97A
In the second Prestige Stamp Book of this magnificent series, Imperial War Museum historian Matt Brosnan charts the development of the war during 1915. It contains all six Special Stamps, together with a unique Definitives pane and four stamps re- printed from the Army Uniforms Special issue. Code YB057
In 1915, the nature of warfare changed forever, as front line soldiers faced terrible new weapons and even the skies over Britain held menacing and deadly Zeppelins. Imperial War Historian Ian Kikuchi charts these developments in the Presentation Pack, which features a reproduction of Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson’s futuristic and dramatic painting: ‘Bursting Shell’.Code AP402
The evocative image for the 1915 Poppy stamp is an abstract work by artist Howard Hodgkin, executed as a carborundum print.Code N3073
Features all six First World War – 1915 Special Stamps, set on a white canvas within individual mounts and in a black ash effect frame. Code N3072
As the conflict entered its fourth year, pivotal moments such as the US entering the war and the U-boat menace. These and other significant events are explored in authoritative and engaging detail in the Presentation Pack. Includes all six Special stamps and accompanied by fascinating archive images.
Features the stamp pane with the Poppy stamp from the 2010 Smilers® Miniature Sheet. Includes an information card exploring the stories behind the six stamps. Cancelled with a Blaenannerch, Aberteifi-Cardigan postmark.
All three of the deeply symbolic poppy stamps from 2006, 2007 and 2008.
This pack commemorates the Post Office Rifles on the centenary of their arrival in France on 18th March 1915. It documents their bravery, tenacity and character during their time in the trenches on the Western Front which earned the regiment high praise and a prestigious place in British military history. Each sheet is complemented by a backing card telling the story of the Rifles from formation and early campaigns through to their involvement as infantry in the First World War. It also contains a reproduction of the regimental recruitment poster from May 1915. Released on 18 March.Code AV031
The 2006 Poppy stamp, self adhesive.AS841
Combining Royal Mail stamps with coins from The Royal Mint. Features a specially designed housing to protect the coin and display both faces. The £2 coin is struck to The Royal Mint’s Silver Proof standard in a numbered, limited edition of 500.
Containing the Special Stamps from all three parts of our Military Uniforms series, this fascinating pack also includes a high quality replica of a Post Office Rifles cap badge.PB408