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In 1915, the nature of warfare changed forever. Imperial War Historian Ian Kikuchi charts these developments in the Presentation Pack. Contains a;; six Special Stamps.Code AP402
In the second Prestige Stamp Book of this series, Imperial War Museum historian Matt Brosnan charts the development of the war during 1915. Contains all six Special Stamps, a unique stamp pane and re-printed Army Uniforms Special stamps.
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
Following the series themes of Poppy, Poetry, Portraits, War Art, Memorials and Artefacts, the Mint Stamps feature David Gentleman’s cameo head of The Queen in Royal Mail Red, echoing the colour of poppies, that most poignant symbol of remembrance.
The evocative image for the 1915 Poppy stamp is an abstract work by artist Howard Hodgkin, executed as a carborundum print.Code N3073