Botanical Congress Stamps

These Post Office stamps were affixed to specially designed envelopes and postmarked on the first day that the stamps were issued.

05.08.1964 | Botanical Congress Handstamp, Postmarked at Edinburgh

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5th August 1964 - Botanical Congress
Stamp Type:
Stamp Details:
3d Spring Gentian
6d Dog Rose
9d Honeysuckle
1s 3d Water Lily
Edinburgh, Botanical Congress, Special Handstamp
Notes: This is a very rare postmark on this issue - to find it on such a pristine and unaddressed cover is remarkable.
Reference Images:
Commemorative Stamp
Presentation Pack
Postmark illustrations
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