Issued today in 1967

Great Britain. Pre-decimal Machin definitives. The first three values of the iconic definitive series featuring an effigy of Queen Elizabeth II designed by Arnold Machin were issued 5 June 1967. The design has reputedly been reproduced some 320 billion times; appearing on all definitive stamps (except recent regional issues) since its first introduction.

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