Cayman Islands 2011 The King James Bible 1611

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue date: 8th November 2011
  • five values
  • Designed by: Derek Miller
  • Printed by: Lowe-Martin, Canada
  • Print process: lithography
  • stamp format height 43mm x width 28mm
  • Perforations: 12.4 x 12.4
  • watermark multiple CASCO Crown, inverted

400th anniversary of the King James Bible ('the Authorised Version')
25c ~ frontispiece / title plate of Bible by Comelius Boel, with portrayal of Peter and Paul, Moses, Aaron and the four Evangelists
75c ~ portrait of King James I of England (James VI of Scotland)
80c ~ portrait of William Tyndale, c1492-1536, translator of New Testament in the 16th century
$1 ~ printers at work
$1.60 ~ translators, a group of 57 scholars working 1604-1611, meeting in the Jerusalem Chamber at Westminster Abbey


First Day Cover[edit]

First Day Cover