GB 2016 Beatrix Potter Set including Booklets

From Stamps of the World
  • Issue date : 28th July 2016
  • Set of 6 Stamps and Miniature Sheet plus One Self Adhesive and Two Prestige Booklets.
  • Designer: Charlie Smith Design
  • Potter stamps designed from book illustrations; Machin definitive designed by Jefferey Matthews
  • Printed by : International Security Printers
  • Print process : Offset Lithography
  • Sheet Format: 60 (2 panes 6 by 5)
  • Stemp Format: height 37mm x 37mm (sheet stamps)
  • Perforations : 14.0 x 14.5
  • Phosphor: two phosphor bands on each stamp
  • To be Withdrawn: 28th July 2017.

150th anniversary of the Birth of Beatrix Potter, writer, illustrator, farmer, conservationist, 1866-1943

Sheet Stamps

  • Issued Se-Tenant within the Sheet
1st x 2
£1.33 x 2
£1.52 x 2

First Day Cover


Presentation Pack

  • Pack Sold for £11.45p
  • Note: MS within the Pack has no Barcode Tab
Pack (Cover)Contains Set of 6 + Minature Sheet

Miniature Sheet

  • Designer: Magpie Sudio
  • Sheet Size: 115mm x 80mm
  • Stamp Size: 35mm x 35mm
  • Perforations: 14.5 14.5

First Day Cover


Booklet with self-adhesive stamps, sold at £3.84

1st (64p) ~ Peter Rabbit
1st (64p) x 4 copies, Machin Queen Elizabeth II im amethyst purple, with multiple 'Long to Reign Over Us' security markings
1st (64p) ~ Mrs Tiggy-Winkle (hedgehog)

  • Note: Great Britain also released a 50p coin featuring Mrs Tiggy-Winkle, the washerwoman
retail booklet selfadhesive

First Day Cover

retail booklet selfadhesive

Prestige Booklets

  • Booklet Sold for £15.37p. Face Value was £14.42p. Premium of 95p added for Production Costs!
  • Panes Format: height 96mm x width 162mm
  • Perforations: Commemoratives are 14.75 x 14.25. Machin Definitives are 14.75 x 14.0
Booklet Cover
Pane 1
Pane 2
Pane 3
Pane 4

Limited Edition Prestige Booklet

  • Sold for Price of £59.99
  • Cover is different contents are the same as above
Limited Edition of 500