Falkland Islands 2014 Colour in Nature - 3rd Series

From Stamps of the World
  • Issue date: 16th September 2014
  • four values
  • Designed by: Ian J Strange and Georgina Strange from their own photographs
  • Printed by: BDT International Security Printing, Ireland
  • Print process: offset lithography, in sheets of 10 containing five se-tenant pairs (horizontally and vertically)
  • stamp format height 30mm x width 51½mm
  • Perforations: 13.3 x 13.1

Colour in Nature, third issue

30p ~ king penguins, Aptenodyptes p. patagonica : bright golden orange auricular patches and steel blue of the nape and shoulders
30p ~ flowers of Caltha sagittata, known locally as ‘marsh marigold’: bright and shiny green leaves contrasting with white and yellow-green flowers
75p ~ oystercatcher, Haematopus ater, golden eye, orange red eye ring and the bill of deep red orange with a yellow orange tip
75p ~ flowers of vanilla daisy, Leuceria suaveolens, white flowers and dove grey to green stems

30p pair
75p pair