Madeira 1986 Europa 1986. Bird and oil tanker

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue date: 5th May 1986
  • one value, repeated in a miniature sheet
  • Designed by: J P Roque
  • Printed by: INCM (State Mint), Lisbon
  • Print process: lithography
  • stamp format height 31mm x width 29½mm. Miniature sheet format height 114mm x width 140mm
  • one phosphor band at left
  • Perforations: 11.9 x 11.65, or 12.1 x 11.65 (miniature sheet)


68.5esc ~ Cory's Shearwater, Calonectris diomedea, and oil tanker passing the Selvagens (islands)
Miniature sheet ~ 65c x 3 copies (1 x 3) Calonectris diomedea, and oil tanker passing the Selvagens, but revised perforation
Note: the Cory's Shearwater is also sometimes given the name Puffinus diomedea borealis

68.5esc

Miniature sheet[edit]

68.5esc x 3

Maxi Card[edit]

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First Day Cover[edit]

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