Gutter strip 10 x $1 'C' stamps - Fair Dinkum Aussie Alphabet 2
The gutter strip consists of 10 x $1 'C' gummed stamps from the Fair Dinkum Aussie Alphabet part two stamp issue.Read more
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The gutter strip consists of 10 x $1 gummed 'C' stamps from the Fair Dinkum Aussie Alphabet part two, five on either side of the strip separating the two panes of a stamp sheet.
Let’s have a Captain Cook at the second instalment of the true-blue Aussie alphabet! This time it’s Tassie’s turn, with Tarquin the tradie teaching two-up in his tinny to Teena the terrified Tasmanian Devil. Tragically, when the coins were tossed, terrified Teena toppled into the treacherous Tasman in a tailspin. Traumatised, the tearful tradie then travelled to the Tarkine to join the battle to save the Tasmanian Devil from the same terrible, terminal fate as the Thylacine.
Meanwhile, Louisa the lazy Lace Monitor lobs a lamington to Lionel the Lyrebird for lunch and rapacious Rebecca regards her rusty refrigerator replete with relics robbed from her rich relatives.
In Canberra, Cheryl and Claude, a customarily cautious couple, courageously cajole a chummy crocodile and crazy cockatoo into camping and cooking, while Aaron the angry Aussie Rules aficionado is anxious that acclaimed Adelaide achieves its ambition. Keep your eyes peeled for part three of the Fair Dinkum Aussie alphabet, coming soon!
- Issue date: 16 August 2016
- Issue withdrawal date: 28 February 2016
- FDI withdrawal date: 13 September 2016
- Denominations: 5 x $1
- Stamp design: Gavin Ryan
- Product design: Sonia Young
- Printer: RA Printing
- Paper gummed: Tullis Russell Red Phosphor
- Printer self-adhesive: RA Printing
- Paper gummed: C100
- Printer rolls: Pemara
- Paper gummed: RAF Inik
- Printing process: Offset lithography (flexography)
- Stamp size: 26mm x 37.5mm
- Perforations: 14.6 x 13.86
- Sheet layout: Modules of 50
- FDI postmark: Launceston Tas 7250
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