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Sweet Dreams (ruru) 4.30 NZD face value - personalized postage stamp

Sweet Dreams (ruru) 4.30 NZD face value - personalized postage stamp

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A personalized postage stamp issued by artist Judi Lapsley Miller, featuring the artwork "Sweet Dreams (ruru)". This is an official personalized stamp issued by the New Zealand Post Office.

This collectible personalized postage stamp was 14 Jul 2022 with a 4.30 NZD face value. A range of signed and unsigned blocks of 4 and singles are available, but are now in very short supply. Please get in touch if you want a specific number or part of the sheet that's not listed. It might be available. 

This edition was printed as two gummed sheets of 50 stamps, 100 in total. No first-day cover was issued. There are some day-of-issue covers in circulation among Judi's "stamp club" who pre-order. If you'd like to join the stamp club and get special rates, please contact Judi.

Four stamps in total were issued in this series:

  • A New View (tūī) 1.70 NZD face value, 100 stamps (2 sheets)
  • Incoming (kererū) 3.00 NZD face value, 100 stamps (2 sheets)
  • A Little Ray of Sunshine (hihi) 3.80 NZD face value, 100 stamps (2 sheets)
  • Sweet Dreams (ruru) 4.30 NZD face value, 100 stamps (2 sheets)

“Sweet Dreams (ruru)” is dedicated to all the insomniacs in the world. Our tiny owl, also known as the morepork, has a lovely call that I find comforting in the middle of the night. She’s raising funds for Forest & Bird with a 10% donation.

Limited-edition archival fine-art prints of the artwork are available.

Where possible, orders will be sent by regular untracked post so you may also receive a cancelled personalized stamp, if one is available in the correct denomination. No promises, but I'll do my best. If you prefer tracked-courier, please be sure to upgrade to that option when you check out (NZ only - for overseas customers requiring tracked courier, please get in touch first so I can give you the best rate).

Missed out on what you were after? Join my "stamp club" for pre-orders, signed selvedge blocks, FDCs, etc.

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