Commemorative issue of ‘Queen’s head’ stamps


Celebrating the 40th anniversary of Arnold Machin’s iconic image of the Queen, the Royal Mail has issued this special commemorative miniature sheet, designed by Jeffrey Matthews in conjunction with Together Design.

The £2.68 sheet also includes a new 1st class stamp, featuring a portrait of Machin himself – the first time the Royal Mail has honoured a stamp designer in this way.

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