C238 Vintage Cars VI

Issue Date: August 4, 2005

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The 119th Annual Convention of the American Philatelic Society APS Stampshow 2005, in Grand Rapids, Michigan - is a First Day of Issue venue for a sheet of 16 postage stamps from the Marshall Islands featuring Vintage Cars.

The stamps will be issued simultaneously on August 4, 2005, with special ceremonies at the APS convention at which American Philatelic Society President Janet Klug will preside. The stamps will issue earlier in the day at the General Post Office in Majuro, Marshall Islands.

Illustrated by noted artist Barry Wilkinson, these new stamps continue the Marshall Islands' Vintage Cars series that began in 2001 - and showcase eight popular automobiles of the 1900s: 1925 Excelsior, 1912 Adler K, 1920 Thulin, 1913 Palladium, 1926 Minerva, 1922 Elizalde, 1911 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost and the 1931 Invicta.


  • Issue: Vintage Cars VI
  • Face Value: 8 x $0.37
  • Issue Date: August 4, 2005
  • Issue Place: Majuro and Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • Designer: Barry Wilkinson
  • Project Manager: Caryn Erickson, Stamp Development
  • 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: 16
  • Number of Designs per Sheet: 8
  • Overall Sheet Size: 148mm x 184mm
  • Size of Stamps:31mm x 40mm
  • Issue Number: C238.
    (8-1) 1925 Excelsior
    (8-2) 1912 Adler K
    (8-3) 1920 Thulin
    (8-4) 1913 Palladium
    (8-5) 1926 Minerva
    (8-6) 1922 Elizalde
    (8-7) 1911 Rolls- Royce Silver Ghost
    (8-8) 1931 Invicta
  • 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$ 2.96 Vintage Cars VI
    US$ .37 1925 Excelsior
    US$ .37 1912 Adler K
    US$ .37 1920 Thulin
    US$ .37 1913 Palladium
    US$ .37 1926 Minerva
    US$ .37 1922 Elizalde
    US$ .37 1911 Rolls-Royce Silver Ghost
    US$ .37 1931 Invicta

    What is Available for you to Order

    Can be Shipped to Many Countries
    Item Description Withdrawal Date Stock
    Number (SKU)
    US$ Price
    Mint Block of 8 None 4657020
    Full Sheet of 16 None 4657047
    Show Card Set of 2 (Majuro & Grand Rapids) None 4657918

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