Royal Mail

The First World War - 1917 Stamp Set

Catalogue code
AS2845

First World War special six-stamp set of poetry, art and photography.

In stock
Released on 31 July
In stock
£6.72

This First World War special six-stamp contains a combination of moving poetry, art, and photography

1st Class

'Shattered Poppy', by John Ross

1st Class 'Dead Man's Dump', by Isaac Rosenberg

1st Class

A stamp of Nurses Elsie Knocker and Mairi Chisholm,

£1.57

'Dry Docked for Scaling' and Painting by E Wadsworth

£1.57

A stamp of the Tyne Cot Cemetery in Belgium

£1.57

A stamp of Private Lemuel Thomas Rees's life-saving Bible

The First World War - 1917 Technical Specifications

Design hat-trick

Stamp format Square

Stamp size 35mm x 35mm

Printer International Security Printers

Print process Lithography

Perforation 14.5 x 14.5

Phosphor Bars as appropriate

Gum PVA