MaltaPost is to issue a set of three stamps, in the series ‘Treasures of Malta.’ The stamps illustrate fountains located in Attard, Floriana and Gozo and bear a face value of €0.42, €0.59 and €1.25 respectively.
The stamps were designed by Cedric Galea Pirotta and will be issued in sheets of 10 stamps. Each stamp measures 44 mm x 31mm, with a perforation of 13.9 x 14.0 (comb.) bearing the Maltese Crosses watermark.
The print run, by Printex Ltd consists of 200,000 of the €0.42 denomination, 700,000 of the €0.59 denomination and 100,000 of the €1.25 denomination.
The stamps were printed in 2013 and will be released on Friday, the 3rd of January 2014. They will be available from all Post Offices in Malta and Gozo.
Orders may be placed online at maltaphilately.com or by mail from the Philatelic Bureau, MaltaPost p.l.c. 305, Qormi Road, Marsa, MTP 1001; Telephone:2596 1740, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org .