The 60th Anniversary of HM Queen Elizabeth II & HRH Prince Philip
The Diamond Wedding Anniversary of HM Queen Elizabeth II and HRH Prince Philip will be the latest stamp release for the Cayman Islands Postal Service.
Although the royal wedding took place on 20 November 1947, the stamp issue will be released this Wednesday, 12 September. The issue features four stamp denominations and a souvenir sheet.
The royal theme stamps will go on sale at all Post Offices on Wednesday, 12 September. Contact the Philatelic Bureau at 946-4757 if more information is required.
See also: New Stamp Feature 60th Anniversary
The 50¢ shows Princess Elizabeth and Philip Mountbatten attending a function after they were married.
The 75¢ pictures a very happy Princess Elizabeth on her wedding day.
The 80¢ is a family engagement photograph with (from left to right) Princess Elizabeth, Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten, RN, HM Queen Elizabeth, HM King George IV and Princess Margaret.
The $1 shows the Princess and Prince proceeding up the aisle at Westminster Abbey after the marriage ceremony.