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Machin Definitive Anniversary 50 Years of a Design Icon Stamp Sheet - Miniature Sheet

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Technical details
  • 05.06.2017
  • Atelier Works
  • International Security Printers
  • Gravure
  • Stamp sheet size 192mm x 74mm Stamp format/size Landscape 34mm x 24mm
Thematics
About Machin Definitive Anniversary 50 Years of a Design Icon Stamp Sheet

The 50 Years of a Design Icon Stamp Sheet features six stamps at First Class values with essays, preliminary sketches and photographs from 1966.

January 1966 – One of the many preliminary sketches by Arnold Machin based on the Penny Black.

February 1966 – Preparatory work by Machin using a photograph of his coin mould.

April/May 1966 – One of many essays with the ‘Coinage’ head surrounded by country symbols.

October 1966 – Essay of the ‘Coinage’ head cropped and simplified, with only the denomination.

August 1966 – Photograph by John Hedgecoe with HM The Queen wearing the diadem.

October 1966 – Essay of the first plaster castof the ‘Diadem’ head, without corsage.

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