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HRH The Prince of Wales Investiture - 50th Anniversary - Miniature Sheet First Day Cover

HRH The Prince of Wales Investiture - 50th Anniversary - Miniature Sheet First Day Cover

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This First Day Cover is an exclusively produced item; the miniature sheet from the HRH Prince of Wales Investiture - 50th Anniversary stamp issue is affixed to a specially commissioned full colour envelope and cancelled with a Jersey Post First Day of Issue special date stamp. Information and technical details of the issue is printed on the reverse.

Date of issue 01/07/2019
Withdrawal date 01/07/2021
Designer Andrew Robinson
Size 95mm x 120mm; stamp within 50mm x 36mm
Process Four colour offset lithography with metallic gold ink
Denominations £2

Additional Information

The title Prince of Wales has been granted, since the 14th century, to the heir apparent. Currently, Prince Charles is the 21st Prince of Wales and the longest serving heir apparent in British history. 

HRH Prince Charles was created The Prince of Wales on July 26th 1958, at the age of nine. However his mother, HM Queen Elizabeth II, decided Prince Charles should not be invested until he truly understood the weight of his responsibility as Prince of Wales. At the age of 20, and after learning the Welsh language, as well as Welsh culture, Prince Charles was invested at Caernarfon Castle on 1st July 1969.

Additional Information

The title Prince of Wales has been granted, since the 14th century, to the heir apparent. Currently, Prince Charles is the 21st Prince of Wales and the longest serving heir apparent in British history. 

HRH Prince Charles was created The Prince of Wales on July 26th 1958, at the age of nine. However his mother, HM Queen Elizabeth II, decided Prince Charles should not be invested until he truly understood the weight of his responsibility as Prince of Wales. At the age of 20, and after learning the Welsh language, as well as Welsh culture, Prince Charles was invested at Caernarfon Castle on 1st July 1969.


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