Issue Date: 24th November 2022
Celebrating 100 years since the discovery of Tutankhamun’s tomb by British archaeologist Howard Carter with a set of Special Stamps and a Miniature Sheet.
The remarkable discovery has shaped historians’ understanding of the religion, rituals and culture of ancient Egypt to this day.
A set of eight beautifully presented stamps:
2 x 2nd class – Head of the King and Inlaid Fan
2 x 1st class – Gold Mask & Falcon Pendant
2 x £1.85 – Lion Couch & Throne
2 x £2.55 – Boat Model & Guardian Statue
Stamps & Postmarks: Dorchester | Pharaoh Close, Mitcham | Callington | Highclere, Newbury