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2019 Tuia 250: Michel Tuffery's Artistic Journey of Discovery Set of Mint Stamps - Set

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GBP £6.87
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Set
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Miniature Sheet
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Presentation Pack
GBP £16.43
Technical details
  • 02.10.2019
  • Saint Andrew Matautia, New Zealand Post, Wellington, New Zealand
  • Southern Colour Print, Dunedin, New Zealand
  • Offset Lithography
  • 30mm x 48mm (vertical)
  • $1.30 x 2, $2.60, $3.30, $4.00
Thematics
About 2019 Tuia 250: Michel Tuffery's Artistic Journey of Discovery Set of Mint Stamps

When Tupaia, an arioi priest and navigator from Ra‘iātea, guided Lieutenant James Cook and the Endeavour from Tahiti to Aotearoa in 1769, a reconnection was made between Māori and their ancestral homelands. As featured on these stamps, New Zealand artist Michel Tuffery has created original artworks in response to his discoveries about where his personal history meets that of these first encounters.

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