GB 2014 Buckingham Palace

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue date : 15th April 2014
  • six values and a miniature sheet
  • Designed by : Howard Brown, from prints and paintings (sheet stamps), or designed by Robert Maude and Sarah Davies after photographs (interiors, in miniature sheet)
  • Printed by : International Security Printers (Cartor, France), or by Joh. Enschedé, Netherlands (miniature sheet)
  • Print process : lithography
  • stamp format height 30mm x width 60mm (strip width 180mm)
  • Perforations : 14.5 x 14.5, or 14.25 x 14 (stamps in miniature sheet)

Sheet stamps

  • Regular gum
  • se-tenant strips of three designs
  • these stamps were also issued se-tenant in booklet panes, with change of printer and perforation (see Prestige Booklet)
1st x 3 designs
1st x 3 designs

Miniature Sheet

  • sheet format height 74mm x width 146mm (no tab at left)
  • sold at the Philatelic Bureau
Miniature sheet, Phiatelic Bureau version

Miniature Sheet

1st (63p) x 4 designs depicting Buckingham Palace interiors, after photographs

  • sheet format height 74mm x width 157mm including 11mm wide tab with barcode and paper certification at left, joined by roulette
  • sold at Post Offices
  • these stamps were also included in a gummed Prestige Booklet pane (see)
  • two of these stamps were also issued self-adhesive in a Retail Booklet (see)
Miniature sheet, Post Office version

First Day Cover

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