Falkland Islands 2016 Historic Dockyard Museum Exhibits

From Stamps of the World
  • Issue date: 30th March 2016
  • four values
  • Designed by: Grizelda Cockwell
  • Printed by: BDT International Security Printers, Ireland
  • Print process: lithography. Sheets of 20
  • stamp format height 30½mm x width 38mm
  • Perforations 13.75 x 13.5

Historic Dockyard Museum. Exhibits

notes relocation and reopening of the Falklands Museum

Sheet Stamps

31p ~ traditional horse gear
76p ~‘little kitchen’ display, with peat burning stove (with metal kettle and pot), peat bucket (containing wing of an upland goose, used for sweeping) and a storage jar
£1.01 ~ warrah skull (the warrah was the Falklands only native land mammal)
£1.22 ~ the Reclus Hut, which was originally prefabricated in Stanley and then erected at Portal Point on the Antarctic Peninsula where it housed FIDS expeditionaries in the 1950s (it was donated to Falklands Museum in 1994), and painting of Antarctic expeditionary


First Day Cover