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United Nations Postal Services 2006 Issue
Design by Rorie Katz

Coin and Flag Series

United Nations Postal Service has issued three new mini-sheets of eight stamps that have three postage values of 39 Cents, 0.85 F.s. and 0.55 Euro named "Coin and Flag Series" on the 5th of October 2006. These new commemorative mini-sheets are the first in a series that feature 24 UN member states. Over the next eight years a series of new mini-sheets will be issued until all 192 member states are represented. The format of these mini-sheets will consist of two panes of four stamps that will accommodate eight different coins and flags. Each mini-sheet has a vertical roulette perforation to divide them into two panes of four stamps each. To reserve these new mini-sheet today contact the UN Postal Service and set up a standing order.

"Coin and Flag Series" mini-sheets can be purchased as a single mini-sheet, Collection Folders, or FDC's. The size of each stamp is 30mm x 40mm with a Perforation size of 13 1/3 per 2cm reference. They will be printed by Carter Security Printing, France using the Offset Printing process. The quantity printed of each will be:

  • 39 Cents - 125,000 sheets
  • F.s. 0.85 - 125,000 sheets
  • Euro 0.55 - 155,000 sheets


Coin and Flag Series FDC's


Coin and Flag Series FDC Stamps



To order these stamps or to learn more go to http://unstamps.un.org/UNPACommerce/en/index.jsp Use the Universal currency conversion tool at www.xe.com/ucc/convert.cgi to convert currency.

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