6 May 2010 London Festival of Stamps: Accession of King George V
The London 2010 Festival of Stamps is a year long celebration of stamps, stamp design and postal heritage. The Festival also marks the centenary of the accession of George V, the philatelist king, and the first stamp issue for the Festival marks this anniversary.
This sheet, printed by the intaglio or recess process faithfully reproduces the Seahorse high value definitives and the British Empire Exhibition commemoratives, in a stamp-on-stamp theme.
£1.00 - Seahorses 10/- and £1 (SG 3070/1)
1st class - British Empire Exhibition 1d and 1½d (SG 3067/8)