first-day cover


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first-day cover

Philately a cover, usually an envelope, postmarked on the first day of the issue of its stamps
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50,000 copies of the stamps have been printed, along with 4,000 souvenir sheets, with 1,000 examples of the First-day cover for the stamps and 500 copies of the First-day cover with the souvenir sheets.
Your first-day cover is likely to be worth PS500 to PS600.
Among the items which far exceeded pre-sale estimates was a rare first-day cover, bearing a Penny Black, which sold for pounds 23,000.
Information about the massive red sandstone ruin, which was built over 400 years starting in the 12th century, will also be contained inside the first-day cover - an envelope with stamps postmarked on their first day of issue.
The exhibit traces the history of Worcester-based business stationery printer and shows examples of its wood engraving prints, photogravure prints, first-day covers and letterhead stationery.
With insurance companies unwilling to cover their treacherous venture, and aware that government compensation in the event of their demise could be modest, Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins dreamed up an idea for securing their loved ones' futures: autographed first-day covers.
In addition, first-day covers of Dh11 each, will be available at the philatelic counters of Karama, Deira and Abu Dhabi post offices.
Special first-day covers for these stamps are postmarked on the day of the eclipse itself.
The most affordable way is with first-day covers, issued by Royal Mail for each new set of stamps.
First-day covers are launched on special occasions of public significance and are collectors' items; critics say the Jassi stamp has cheapened what used to be a privilege.
Renewable Energy first-day covers, stamp pack and maxi-cards are available at Australia Post outlets.