Faroe Islands 1996 Birds

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue Date: 15 April 1996
  • two values
  • Designed by: Astrid Andreassen
  • Printed by: The House of Questa, England
  • Print Process: lithography
  • stamp format height 20mm x width 24mm
  • booklet pane format height 52mm x width 136mm
  • Perforations:14 x 14.75

Invasion or Irruption Birds[edit]


birds visiting the Faroes (temporary residents, often for breeding)


Sheet stamps[edit]


4.50kr ~ pair of Bohemian waxwings, Bombycilla garrulus
4.50kr ~ red crossbill, Loxia curvirostra

4k50
4k50

booklet stamps[edit]


Booklet 45.00kr - one pane of ten, designs arranged in chequer formation
pane of 4.50kr x 5 Bohemian waxwings and 4.50kr x 5 red crossbills |-

booklet pane and booklet cover
FDC booklet pane