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Artistic Photography - Ice - FDC Block of 4 - First Day Cover block of 4

First Day Cover block of 4
GBP £14.95
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First Day Cover
GBP £3.96
First Day Cover single stamp
GBP £5.77
First Day Cover block of 4
GBP £14.95
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GBP £0.90
Block of 4
GBP £12.25
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GBP £12.25
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Technical details
  • 11.11.2019
  • Sepp Köppel, Gams
  • Cartor Security Pronting, Meaucé la Loupe
  • Offset + Embossing and Thermography
  • 4 Colours
  • Stamp Size: 42 x 30.94 mm, Sheet Size: 208 x 146 mm
Thematics
About Artistic Photography - Ice - FDC Block of 4

Three special stamps with detailed motifs depicting ice scenes are the latest addition to the “Artistic Photography” stamp series. Photographer Sepp Köppel took the macro photos “Ice Flow” (face value: CHF 1.00), “Stone Islands” (face value: CHF 1.10) and “Streamlines” (face value: CHF 1.30) on the River Rhine. The finishing process applied to produce the stamps included high-relief embossing and thermography to depict the stones ground in the river. This process gives the stamps a very special feel due to their rough surface. The history of the Rhine Valley where Liechtenstein is located is closely linked to that of the River Rhine as it forms a natural border with Switzerland.

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