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UK: Gibraltar issues world's first Prince George stamp

United Kingdom, Gibraltar
August 16, 2013 at 08:36 GMT +00:00 · Published

UK: Gibraltar issues world's first Prince George stamp

The Government of Gibraltar and the Gibraltar Philatelic Bureau have issued a stamp to commemorate the birth of royal baby Prince George of Cambridge on Friday. It is the first ever official stamp with a picture of the royal baby, whcih was approved by Buckingham Palace.

In the upcoming days the stamp will be dispatched world-wide and costs 2 Pounds Sterling (2.34 Euros). It features the picture of Prince William and his wife Catherine with their new-born leaving the Lindo Wing of St Mary's Hospital in London.

The Gibraltar Philatelic Bureau holds a Guinness Record since April 2011 for issuing the fastest stamp in history on the occasion of Queen Elizabeth II's 75th birthday. The World Record breaker stamp was issued exactly 624 minutes after the photograph of Queen Elizabeth was taken.

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UK: Gibraltar issues world's first Prince George stamp

The Government of Gibraltar and the Gibraltar Philatelic Bureau have issued a stamp to commemorate the birth of royal baby Prince George of Cambridge on Friday. It is the first ever official stamp with a picture of the royal baby, whcih was approved by Buckingham Palace.

In the upcoming days the stamp will be dispatched world-wide and costs 2 Pounds Sterling (2.34 Euros). It features the picture of Prince William and his wife Catherine with their new-born leaving the Lindo Wing of St Mary's Hospital in London.

The Gibraltar Philatelic Bureau holds a Guinness Record since April 2011 for issuing the fastest stamp in history on the occasion of Queen Elizabeth II's 75th birthday. The World Record breaker stamp was issued exactly 624 minutes after the photograph of Queen Elizabeth was taken.

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