South Africa 2010 The Big Five

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue date: 5th May 2010
  • five values in a self-adhesive booklet of ten stamps
  • Artwork: Denis Murphy
  • Printed by: Southern Colour Security Print, New Zealand
  • Printing process: Offset Lithography
  • Stamp size: height 30.225 mm x width 23.68mm. Self adhesive booklet size: width 149.4 x height 60.45 mm
  • Perforations: 12.5 x 12, with all stamps either imperf at base (upper row) or imperf at top (lower row)
  • non-denominated stamps, inscribed AIRMAIL POSTCARD
  • Paper: Avery Dennison Glossback adhesive, 210gsm
  • Gum: WLK5 Colour: CMYK Phosphor: 4 mm in L shape, on bottom and left of stamp
  • Quantity printed: 300,000 booklets

Self-adhesive booklet[edit]

  • booklet contains two rows of five designs (imperf edges between rows)
Booklet, sold at R49
Booklet cover

First Day Cover[edit]

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