New Zealand Postal Service 2013 Issue
Designed by Stephen Fuller, Wellington, New Zealand

Childrens Health: Country Pets

The New Zealand Postal Service will issue three new stamps that have postage values of 70c+10c, and $1.40+10c named "Childrens Health: Country Pets" on the 4th of September 2013. Two of the stamps shown on top above will be gummed type and the stamp on the bottom shown above will be self adhesive. These stamps are very special because each of them carries a 10c surcharged. New Zealand Post is donating this surcharged to support childrens health camps throughout New Zealand. Each of these camps provides help to ensure that vulnerable New Zealand children receive the attention and care they deserve. The three stamps in this special issue illustrate a rural New Zealand childhood, and the special role that pets play in growing up in the country.

"Childrens Health" stamps can be purchase as singles, Sheets of 25 (gummed), Sheet of 100 (self adhesive), Miniature sheet, Assorted plate blocks and FDCs. The size of gummed stamps is 30mm x 40mm; and the size of the self adhesive stamp is 25mm x 30mm. Both have a stamp perforation size of 14 using the 2cm reference. They will be printed by Southern Color Print Ltd using the offset lithography four color printing process. Gummed stamps will use Tullis Russell 104gms stamp paper and the self adhesive stamp will use Avery Dennison Kraft Back 210gsm paper.


Childrens Health: Country Pets Miniature Sheet


Childrens Health: Country Pets FDC



Childrens Health: Country Pets Plate Number Blocks


Childrens Health: Country Pets Sheets


To order these stamps or to learn more go to stamps.nzpost.co.nz/ Use the Universal currency conversion tool at www.xe.com/ucc/convert.cgi to convert currency.

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