Issue Date: 2nd November 2021
Celebrating Christmas 2021 with a set of eight stamps, exclusively illustrated by renowned artist, Jorge Cocco.
The illustrations reflect on the key events from the traditional Christmas story, including Mary & Joseph travelling to Bethlehem, Mary and Joseph travelling to Bethlehem, Mary & baby Jesus, the visit from the three magi observing a star and delivering gifts for the new baby.
The designs portray the nativity and are reflective of Cocco’s modern style of painting, illustrating sacred events through post-cubist art.
Stamps & Postmarks: Angel, London | Shepherdswell, Dover | Bethlehem, (Angel) | Bethlehem, (Nativity)