Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Impressions™ 2015: Christmas Decorations

A new item to this year's range is a set of Christmas decorations featuring an imperforate Christmas sheet of one stamp and a Perth Mint coin featuring Christmas items connected to the stamp.

There are four decorations (each sells for $34.95):
$1.70 Bells design from 2014 and 2012 Bells coin
60c Candle design from 2013 and 2013 Candles coin
55c Reindeer design from 2012 and 2014 Santa's sleigh coin
65c Christmas Island 'Crab Christmas Tree' from 2015 and 2015 Santa on Christmas Island coin

The coins are not new, having featured in a PNC released each year.

Limited to: 150 of each decoration
Sheet size: 38 mm x 54 mm
Printer: Unknown
Printing Process: Likely to be digital due to the small print run, and the numbering
Paper: Ordinary gummed paper
Special features: Each design is imperforate, and includes a micro printed '2015' date (the 65c stamp Christmas Island stamp doesn't)
Availability date: 26 October 2015 (The 65c Christmas Island decoration is not available until 30 October)

Update 1 (28 October 2015): Changed availability date to 26 October 2015, reflecting the first day these went on sale.

No comments:

Post a Comment