R10(3) 10th Regular Series (Hibiscus)

Issue Date: May 2, 2006

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On May 2, 2006, the Marshall Islands Postal Service issues the third installment of four stamps in its series of definitive stamps featuring hibiscus flowers. The first four stamps in the series were issued on March 15, 2005, and the stamps in the second four stamps were issued on July 13, 2005.

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.

The 63¢ Magic Moments stamp pays the 2-ounce First Class mail rate to the United States, the 10¢ Butterscotch Sundae stamp pays the International postcard rate, the 84¢ Joanne Boulin stamp pays the International 10-ounce letter post rate, and the $4.05 Capsicum Red stamp pays the 1-pound airmail parcel post rate from the Marshall Islands to the United States.

Designed by noted artist Gigi Hoeller, these stamps feature four colorful hibiscus flowers in full bloom -- Magic Moments, Butterscotch Sundae, Joanne Boulin and Capsicum Red.

TECHNICAL DATA

  • Issue: 10th Regular Series (Hibiscus)
  • Face Values: 63¢, 10¢, 84¢ and $4.05
  • Issue Date: May 2, 2006
  • Issue Place: Majuro
  • Designer: Gigi Hoeller
  • 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 (Tenth Regular Series).
    (9) Magic Moments (63¢)
    (10) Butterscotch Sundae (10¢)
    (11) Joanne Boulin (84¢)
    (12) Capsicum Red ($4.05)
  • Withdrawal Date: While supplies last.
  • Stamp designs ©2006 Marshall Islands Postal Service. All rights reserved.


    Stamps in this Issue

    Currency Face Value Stamp Description
    US$ 5.62 10th Regular Series (Hibiscus)
    US$ .63 Magic Moments
    US$ .10 Butterscotch Sundae
    US$ .84 Joanne Boulin
    US$ 4.05 Capsicum Red

    What is Available for you to Order

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    Item Description Withdrawal Date Stock
    Number (SKU)
    Express
    Shopping
    US$ Price
    Mint Stamp Set of 4 None 4658515
    $8.72
    63¢ Mint Stamp None 4658388
    $.98
    10¢ Mint Stamp None 4658426
    $.16
    84¢ Mint Stamp None 4658450
    $1.31
    $4.05 Mint Stamp None 4658485
    $6.28
    63¢ Half Sheet of 10 None 4658396
    $9.77
    10¢ Half Sheet of 10 None 4658434
    $1.55
    84¢ Half Sheet of 10 None 4658469
    $13.02
    $4.05 Half Sheet of 10 None 4658493
    $62.78
    63¢ Full Sheet of 20 None 4658418
    $19.53
    10¢ Full Sheet of 20 None 4658442
    $3.10
    84¢ Full Sheet of 20 None 4658477
    $26.04
    $4.05 Full Sheet of 20 None 4658507
    $125.55
    First Day Cover None 4658108
    $8.72

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