GB 2000 Millennium Projects- Tree and Leaf

From Stamps of the World

  • Date of Issue: 1st August, 2000
  • four values (all values also issued in booklet panes)
  • Designed by The Post Office
  • Printed by De La Rue Security Print
  • Print process: gravure
  • Perforations 14 x 14.5
  • two phosphor bands (2nd class, single near-central band)
  • Gum PVA

Notes: the 2nd, 45p and 65p values also exist gravure printed by Walsall, in panes in A Treasury of Trees Prestige Booklet (see), with shiny white gum (18th September 2000)
Notes: the 1st value also exists gravure printed by Walsall, in a pane of two with the 1st Trans Pennine Trail stamp from Millennium Projects VII (18th September 2000)

Millennium Projects (VIII). Tree and Leaf[edit]

2nd (19p) - Base of yew tree (Yews for the Millennium project)
1st (27p) - Head sunflower (Eden Project, St Austell, Cornwall)
45p ~ Sycamore tree seeds (Millennium Seed Bank, Wakehurst Place, Ardingly, West Sussex)
65p ~ Scots pine forest at Doire Dach (Forest for Scotland programme)

Sheet stamps[edit]


First Day Cover[edit]

First Day Cover, Royal Mail type, Edinburgh FDI postmark

Presentation Pack[edit]

Presentation Pack