South Georgia 2012 Seabirds (WWF)

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue date: 12th March 2012
  • four values in two formats, and a miniature sheet
  • Designed by: Andrew Robinson, from photographs
  • Printed by: BDT International Security Printing, Ireland, in sheets of 50 (2 x 25) and sheetlet of 16
  • Print process: lithography
  • stamp format height 28½mm x width 42½mm. Miniature sheet format height 64mm x width 94mm
  • Perforations: 14 x 14

Seabirds[edit]


60p ~ imperial shag, Phalacrocorax atriceps
70p ~ Antarctic tern, Sterna vittata
95p ~ southern skua, Catharacta antarctica
£1.15 ~ kelp gull, Larus dominicanus
Miniature sheet £3.50 ~ juvenile southern skua. Border: adult skua

Sheet stamps[edit]

  • stamps have white frames
60p
70p
95p
£1.15

Sheetlet stamps[edit]

  • stamps are se-tenant, in sheetlet of sixteen, and have no white frames
strip of four from sheetlet
sheetlet of sixteen stamps


Miniature sheet[edit]

Miniature sheet £3.50