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Falkland's latest set of stamps features penguins, predators and preys

Tuesday, November 1st 2011 - 04:56 UTC
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A set of stamps created by Falkland Islands artist Tony Chater entitled Penguins, Predators and Prey will be released on November 16.

Pobjoy Mint says this is a series of stamp issues featuring, in turn, each of the familiar Falkland penguins, together with some of their respective predators and prey.

This issue features the Northern Gentoo Penguin (27p) and includes one predatory species, the Leopard Seal (70p) and one prey species, the Gonatus Squid (95p).

The final stamp comprises a Gentoo ‘mutual display’ (£1.15)

 

Categories: Economy, Falkland Islands.

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  • Englander

    Very nice postage stamps.

    Nov 01st, 2011 - 10:23 am 0
  • Braedon

    countdown to argentina holding an official press conference to call this an “evil act of imperialist aggression” starting now

    Nov 01st, 2011 - 10:13 pm 0
  • Marcos Alejandro

    Nice way to remember the wildlife destroyed in Malvinas by a few lost Brits.

    Nov 02nd, 2011 - 03:29 am 0
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