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Catalogue code: AS60B
Created from original glass photographic plates held by the Scott Polar Research Institute and the Royal Geographical Society, the Mint Stamps feature eight scenes captured by pioneering photographer Frank Hurley.
These are: Entering the Antarctic Ice 1st Class, Endurance Frozen in Pack Ice 1st Class, Striving to Free Endurance £1.00, Trapped in a Pressure Crack £1.00, Patience Camp £1.33, Safe Arrival at Elephant Island £1.33, Setting Out for South Georgia £1.52, and Rescue of Endurance Crew £1.52.
Special Stamps Technical Specifications
Design Robert Maude and Sarah Davies
Stamp format Over-square landscape
Stamp size 37m x 35mm
Printer International Security Printers
Print process Lithography
Perforation 1 4 x 14.5
Phosphor Bars as appropriate
Number per sheet 30/60