Sweden 2007 Astrid Lindgren Writer

From Stamps of the World
  • Issue date : 8th November 2007
  • one value in a miniature sheet
  • Designed by : Gustav Mårtensson
  • Engraving: Lars Sjööblom
  • Printed by : Sweden Post Stamps, Kista
  • Print process : recess and lithography
  • stamp format height 33mm x width 55mm (coil) or overall format height 83mm x width 125mm (miniature sheet)
  • Perforations : 12.5 x 12.75 (miniature sheet)

Centenary of the Birth of Astrid Lindgren, Author

  • joint issue with Germany

Miniature sheet

11kr ~ Lindgren from photograph by Roine Karlsson; two depictions of the children's book character Emil
Border: scene from a film, photograph by Weine Lexius

11kr miniature sheet

First Day Cover (official issue)

  • bears complete Swedish miniature sheet, and single stamp of Germany

First Day Cover 11kr miniature sheet plus German stamp