Arthurian Legend Stamps

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

03.09.1985 | Arthur and the Strange Mantle, Postmarked at Bamburgh

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3rd September 1985 - Arthurian Legend
Stamp Type:
Stamp Details:
17p Arthur and Merlin
22p Lady of the Lake
31p Guinevere and Lancelot
34p Sir Galahad
Notes: Rare cover with superb illustration by Aubrey Beardsley from the illustrated version of J.M. Dent's 'Le Mort D'Arthur'. Bamburgh Castle is considered a possible site for Sir Lancelot's Castle of Joyous Gard.
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