GB 1965 Joseph Lister

From Stamps of the World
  • Date of Issue 1st September 1965
  • Designed by Peter Gauld (4d) and Frank Ariss (1/-)
  • Printed by: Harrison's
  • Print Process: Photogravure
  • Sheet Format: 120 (6 x 20)
  • Stamp Size: 41mm x 24mm
  • Perfoations: 15 x 14
  • Watermark: Multiple Crown
  • Paper/Gum: Chalk Surfaced Paper and Gum Arabic
  • Withdrawn: 15th April 1966

Sheet Stamps

  • Note: Stamps were Issued with and without Phosphor Bands
Antiseptic Surgery
Joseph Lister


Cylinder Blocks of 4

  • Same Cylinder's were used for Phosphor and Non-Phosphor Issues.
4d x 4 Cylinders No Dot
4d x 4 Cylinders Dot
1s x 4 Cylinders No Dot

Missing Colours

  • Block at the Right with Missing Indigo
Block of 6 with all 3 Traffic light Colours
Missing Indigo corner block of 12 with Traffic lights

First Day Cover

FDC - Newcaste-Upon-Tyne

Presentation Packs - PRIVATE

  • Royal Mail did not Issue an Official Pack for this Issue. Nick Named POM's (Post Office Missed)
Pack (Front)
Pack (Front)