R10(I) Hibiscus Flowers

Issue Date: March 15, 2005

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On March 15, 2005, the Marshall Islands Postal Service issues new postage stamps featuring hibiscus flowers.

Native to tropical and subtropical regions like the Marshall Islands, the delightful hibiscus is one of nature's most beautiful flowers. Displayed in a myriad of colors including pink, red, white and yellow, hibiscus derives its name from the Greek word "hibiskos" for the common marsh mallow -- a tall perennial that originated in Europe. While some hibiscus blossoms have a slight fragrance, most have no scent at all. A favorite of gardeners, these lovely flowers attract butterflies and hummingbirds.

Designed by noted artist Gigi Hoeller, these stamps feature four colorful hibiscus flowers in full bloom -- Burgundy Blush, Fiesta, June's Joy and Norman Lee.

TECHNICAL DATA

  • Issue: Hibiscus Flowers
  • Face Values: 37¢, 60¢, 80¢ and $1.00
  • Issue Date: March 15, 2005
  • Issue Place: Majuro
  • Designer: Gigi Hoeller
  • Project Manager: Caryn Erickson
  • Printing Process: Cyan, black, magenta, yellow by offset lithography on unwatermarked gummed paper
  • Printer: Unicover Corporation, Cheyenne, Wyoming, U.S.A.
  • Stamp Format: Vertical
  • Stamps per Sheet: 20 (four sheets)
  • Number of Designs per Sheet: 1
  • Overall Sheet Size: 150mm x 182mm
  • Size of Stamps: 25.143mm x 39.5mm
  • Issue Number: R10(I)
    (1) Burgundy Blush (37¢)
    (2) Fiesta (60¢)
    (3) Junes's Joy (80¢)
    (4) Norman Lee ($1.00)
  • Withdrawal Date: While supplies last.
  • Stamp designs ©2005 Marshall Islands Postal Service. All rights reserved.


    Stamps in this Issue

    Currency Face Value Stamp Description
    US$ 2.77 Hibiscus Flowers
    US$ .37 Burgundy Blush
    US$ .60 Fiesta
    US$ .80 Junes Joy
    US$ 1.00 Norman Lee

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    Item Description Withdrawal Date Stock
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    37¢ Mint Stamp None 4657152
    $.58
    37¢ Half Sheet of 10 None 4657160
    $5.74
    37¢ Full Sheet of 20 None 4657179
    $11.47
    60¢ Mint Stamp None 4657195
    $.93
    60¢ Half Sheet of 10 None 4657209
    $9.30
    60¢ Full Sheet of 20 None 4657217
    $18.60
    80¢ Mint Stamp None 4657233
    $1.24
    80¢ Half Sheet of 10 None 4657241
    $12.40
    80¢ Full Sheet of 20 None 4657268
    $24.80
    $1.00 Mint Stamp None 4657284
    $1.55
    $1.00 Half Sheet of 10 None 4657292
    $15.50
    $1.00 Full Sheet of 20 None 4657306
    $31.00

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