Pitcairn Islands 2014 Fletcher Christian, Bounty mutineer 1764-?1793

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue date : 25th September 2014
  • five values
  • Designed by : Denise Durkin
  • Printed by : Southern Colour Print, Dunedin, New Zealand
  • Print process : lithography
  • Stamp format : height 30mm x width 48mm
  • Perforations : 13.9 x 14.16


250th anniversary of the birth of Fletcher Christian, 1764-1793[edit]


scenes from films about the Mutiny on the Bounty (Christian was a leading mutineer)



20c ~ Christian as officer (on HMAV Bounty) and mutineers on Bounty seize Captain Bligh who was played by Wilton Power in film shot on Rotorua and Norfolk Island in 1916, released 1918
$1.00 ~ Christian played by Errol Flynn, 1933, and island seen from ocean
$2.10 ~ Christian played by Clark Gable, 1935, and ship portraying HMAV Bounty
$2.80 ~ Christian played by Marlon Brando, 1962, and mutineer and Polynesian woman on sea shore
$3.00 ~ Christian played by Mel Gibson, 1984, and mutiny scene from film

Sheet stamps[edit]

20c
$1
$2.10
$2.80
$3