Ascension 2013 Christmas 2013. Places of Worship

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue date: 18th November 2013
  • four values, each in two formats
  • Designed by: Bee Design, after photographs by Miss Kerry Benjamin
  • Printed by: BDT International Security Printers, Ireland
  • Print process: lithography
  • stamp format height 36mm x width 36mm (churches) or height 36mm x width 19½mm (windows)
  • Perforations: 13.25 x 13.25

Christmas 2013. Places of Worship (Churches and Stained Glass Windows)[edit]

Sheet stamps[edit]

  • sheets of ten of single value. Stamps have white frames which crop the design


45p ~ Grotto of Mary, Helper of Christians, the RC place of worship, an open air building on Wideawake Airfield (orignally built 1942 by American servicemen, extended and reconstructed and named 1964)
60p ~ Anglican Church of St Mary the Virgin (completed 1846, restored 1993)
50p ~ Mary and Child, a sector of Falklands conflict stained glass east window of Mary and Child in Anglican Church (1991)
£1 ~ Archangel Michael, a sector of Falklands conflict stained glass east window of Mary and Child in Anglican Church (1991)

45p
50p
60p
£1


Sheet stamps (se-tenant)[edit]

  • sheets of twenty stamps, containing four horizontally se-tenant strips of four values
  • Stamps have no white frames (designs bleed to edges)
se-tenant strip of four