C333 Fish of the Pacific

Issue Date: August 11, 2011

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On August 11, 2011, the Marshall Islands Postal Service issued 12 new stamps featuring Fish of the Pacific. The world's tropical waters teem with spectacular marine life whose beauty continually delights those fortunate enough to observe, firsthand, nature's breathtaking display. Many tropical fish and other sea creatures, however, thrive in home aquariums that re-create the natural habitat of tropical marine life. Aquariums are not only enjoyed by hobbyists, but are also useful research tools for marine biologists, who study these amazing creatures for various scientific purposes. It is the clear, tropical waters of the Pacific Ocean, however, that are truly a diver's paradise. Adventurers explore majestic coral reefs as they swim among the various species of exotic marine life native to this spectacular habitat, including the Bluebanded Surgeonfish, the Achilles Tang, the Peacock Grouper, the Regal Angelfish and the Picassofish.

TECHNICAL DATA

  • Issue: Fish of the Pacific
  • Face Value: 12 x 44¢
  • Issue Date: August 11, 2011
  • Issue Place: Majuro
  • Original Artwork: Chris Calle
  • Printing Process: Black, cyan, magenta, yellow by offset lithography on unwatermarked gummed paper
  • Printer: Pioneer Printing, Cheyenne, Wyoming, U.S.A.
  • Stamp Format: Horizontal
  • Stamps Per Sheet: 12
  • Designs per Sheet: 12
  • Overall Sheet Size: 184mm x 177mm
  • Size of Stamps: 40mm x 31mm
  • Issue Number: C333
  • Stamp Numbers:
    (12-1) Bluebanded Surgeonfish
    (12-2) Achilles Tang
    (12-3) Regal Angelfish
    (12-4) Coral Grouper
    (12-5) Peacock Grouper
    (12-6) Bennett's Butterflyfish
    (12-7) Bleeker's Angelfish
    (12-8) Orangespin Unicornfish
    (12-9) Flame Angelfish(br>(12-10) Palette Surgeonfish
    (12-11) Picassofish
    (12-12) Oriental Sweetlips
  • Withdrawal Date: While supplies last.

    Stamp designs ©2011 Marshall Islands Postal Service Authority. All rights reserved.


    Stamps in this Issue

    Currency Face Value Stamp Description
    US$ 5.28 Fish of the Pacific
    US$ .44 Bluebanded Surgeonfish
    US$ .44 Achilles Tang
    US$ .44 Regal Angelfish
    US$ .44 Coral Grouper
    US$ .44 Peacock Grouper
    US$ .44 Bennett's Butterflyfish
    US$ .44 Bleeker's Angelfish
    US$ .44 Orangespin Unicornfish
    US$ .44 Flame Angelfish
    US$ .44 Palette Surgeonfish
    US$ .44 Picassofish
    US$ .44 Oriental Sweetlips

    What is Available for you to Order

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    Item Description Withdrawal Date Stock
    Number (SKU)
    Express
    Shopping
    US$ Price
    Full Sheet of 12 None 4667018
    $8.19
    First Day Cover Set of 3 None 4667093
    $12.84

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