Royal Wedding Kiribati Postal Stamps

Thursday, August 16, 2018

To honour the Royal Wedding of Prince Harry, now Duke of Sussex, to Ms Megan Markle on the 19 May 2018, Kiribati is releasing a set of 4 stamps and a miniature sheet of events on the day.

The 25c, local inter-island postage rate, depicts Prince Harry on foot arriving at St. George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle before the wedding.

The 75c, international airmail postage rate, shows Megan Markle now the Duchess of Sussex, leaving the chapel in her wedding dress after the wedding.

 

The $ 1.50 shows the Duke & Duchess of Sussex riding in an Ascot Landau carriage at Windsor Castle after the wedding.

The $ 2.50 shows the newly married couple leaving Windsor Castle for the evening reception at Frogmore House which is being hosted by his father Prince Charles of Wales.

The miniature sheet shows the Duke and Duchess in the Ascot Landau carriage leaving Windsor Castle with the band and crowds of well-wishers looking on. The $ 5.00 stamp showing the couple waving to the crowds, as they pass by in the Ascot Landau on their tour of Windsor.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Designed by Derek Miller, UK from photographs supplied by PA Images and printed by Southern Colour Print, New Zealand. The stamps are released on Friday 20th July.

This issue should be a fitting commemorative of this Royal Event in years to come.