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50th Anniversary of the Coronation

Coronation 50th Anniversary pair

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Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the coronation of Queen Elizabeth, these covers feature the set of Royal Mail commemorative stamps, spread over two covers, with each covers having a special different postmark.


  • Limited edition set of two covers
  • Two different specially designed London postmarks
  • Exclusive to Buckingham Covers

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What is a first day cover?

At its most basic level, a first day cover (FDC) is an envelope bearing stamps postmarked on the first day that the stamps were issued. A cover originates from the practice of covering a letter in a separate sheet, so that it remained protected and safe from prying eyes. On the day the penny black was first issued, 1 May 1840, so emerged the very first FDC. Click here to find out more about first day covers

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Quick Facts: Coronation 50th Anniversary pair is a First-day Cover Issue date : 2nd June 2003

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