The Harrier Jump Jet 50th Anniversary Solid Silver Philatelic Numismatic Cover
The Harrier Jump Jet 50th Anniversary Solid Silver Commemorative PNC - celebrates half a century of the trailblazing Harrier Jump Jet
A unique and highly collectable tribute to the Harrier Jump Jet - an iconic demonstration of UK aviation innovation
LIMITED EDITION - just 250 commemorative covers have been issued worldwide
Struck by The Royal Mint in solid silver the commemorative, is exclusive to this PNC issue, It features two Harrier Jump Jets mid-flight on one side and a Sea Harrier performing a vertical take-off on the other
One-day-only postmark - ‘First Day Covers’ are well known for being highly collectable - this issue is postmarked in Cottesmore, Oakham, which was from where the Harrier Jump Jet took its last flight
The stamps were cancelled on their first day of issue May 2, 2019
FREE PRESENTATION PACK - The PNC comes in an informative presentation folder with a Certificate of Authenticity
Exclusive to the Bradford Exchange - you won't find this issue anywhere else
The Harrier Jump Jet 50th Anniversary Solid Silver Philatelic Numismatic Cover is a highlight for every collection combining the best in the world of stamps and coins!
Celebrating the best in British Engineering, the Royal Mail in collaboration Royal Mint have, under license with The Ministry of Defence, issued a Philatelic Numismatic Cover (PNC) to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Harrier Jump Jet.
This Harrier Jump Jet 50th Anniversary Philatelic Numismatic Cover contains the official Royal Mail Stamps, issued May 2, 2019, as well as the official Harrier Jump Jet 50th Anniversary solid Silver Commemorative, issued by the Royal Mint, and it is available exclusively through The Bradford Exchange.
One Day Only Issue – Cancelled with a special Harrier Jump Jet 50th Anniversary, Cottesmore, Oakham postmark
‘First Day Covers’ are well known for being highly collectable – it is the historic dating or cancellation mark that makes them so coveted, capturing a moment in time that can never be repeated. The Harrier Jump Jet 50th Anniversary Philatelic Numismatic Cover marks a defining moment in history – the 50th Anniversary of a British engineering icon, the Harrier Jump Jet. It features the complete set of four Royal Mail Harrier Jump Jet 50th Anniversary stamps. Depicting the Harriers from different angles, they have been postmarked on their First Day of Issue, May 2, 2019 with the official Royal Mail postmark in Cottesmore, Oakham.
Each stamp features a different vivid photograph of the Harrier in flight, performing a number of manoeuvres for which the aircraft has become so revered. Designed and produced by Hawker Siddeley in the 1960’s, the Harrier Jump Jet remains an iconic demonstration of UK aviation innovation.
The Royal Mail ‘one day only’ cancellation mark was specially designed for the 50th Anniversary First Day Stamp & Silver Commemorative Cover and significantly postmarked in Cottesmore, Oakham from where the Harrier Jump Jet took its last ever flight.
Solid Silver Harrier Jump Jet commemorative struck exclusively by the Royal Mint
The solid silver Harrier Jump Jet 50th Anniversary Commemorative has been struck by the Royal Mint exclusively for this limited-edition issue Philatelic Numismatic Cover. It features two Harrier Jump Jets mid-flight on one side and a Sea Harrier performing a vertical take-off on the other.
Strictly Limited – Just 250 Available- each one uniquely numbered!
Just 250 of these Philatelic Numismatic Covers have been issued – one of the smallest editions for a joint UK commemorative you’ll ever be likely to see. Although this is an official issue, produced by the Royal Mail, in association with Royal Mint, under license with The Royal Navy and The Royal Air Force it is exclusive to the Bradford Exchange, which means you won’t be able to buy it elsewhere!
Each Philatelic Numismatic Cover is uniquely numbered within the edition limit, making your PNC unique to you – the ultimate collectors’ item. The edition numbering has been applied by Royal Mail to the front of the PNC and the certificates included with the PNC feature a wealth of history, detail and imagery of the Harrier Jump Jet.