Isle of Man 1990 Penny Black Anniversary

From Stamps of the World

  • 150th anniversary of the Penny Black
  • Issued: 3rd May 1990
  • Designers: Colleen Corlett, Engraving of (MS447): Inge Madlé
  • Printed by: by Enschedé of Holland
  • Print Process: Recess and Offset Lithography
  • Sheet Formats: 1p Penny Black 25 (5 x 5); Strip of 5; Miniature Sheet
  • Stamp Sizes: 26.1mm x 30mm (1p-37p)
  • Perforations 13¼ x 13¾
  • Paper/Gum: 96gsm² Unwatermarked with PVA
  • Withdrawn: 2nd May 1991

Sheetlet 1[edit]

  • Print Process: Offset Lithography
  • Sheet Size: 150mm x 50mm
Isle of Man 1990 Penny Black Anniversary. S1.jpg

Sheetlet 1 Overpinted - Stamp World London 90 to New Zealand 1990[edit]

  • Issued on 24th August
  • Sheet Size: 150mm x 50mm
Isle of Man 1990 Penny Black Anniversary. 37p.jpg

First Day Cover[edit]

FDC Posted 3rd May

Presentation Pack[edit]

Pack (Cover)

Sheetlet 2[edit]

  • Print Process: Offset Lithography
  • Sheet Size: 180mm x 150mm
Cyl. 1A x 3 Each 1p stamp within the sheet of 25, has different bottom corner letters
Cyl. 1B x 3 Each 1p stamp within the sheet of 25, has different bottom corner letters

Miniature Sheet[edit]

  • Print Process: Recess
  • Sheet Size: 100mm x 71mm
  • Stamp Size: 51mm x 60mm (£1)
Each 1p Stamp within the Miniature Sheet has has different corner letters

First Day Covers[edit]

FDC Cancelled 3rd May 1990
Special Postmark 6th May 1990

Presentation Pack[edit]

Pack (Cover)

Prestige Booklet[edit]

Booklet (Cover) Contains 3 Stamp Panes

Postal Stationary Card[edit]

Issued for Belgica 1990 on the 2nd June

Souvenir Booklet[edit]

  • Booklet contains all 3 Sheetlets (Strip of 5 + Sheet of 25 + Miniature Sheet)
Front
Rear