His Majesty King Charles III: A New Reign


Collect GB Stamps His Majesty King Charles III: A New Reign at Royal Mail
Collect GB Stamps Andrew Davidson Illustration and Design

The stamps were designed by Atelier Works and feature newly commissioned wood engravings by British artist Andrew Davidson.

The Miniature Sheet background design, also featuring a newly commissioned wood engraving by Andrew Davidson, depicts intermingling foliage, symbolic of the four countries of the UK: the rose, thistle, daffodil, and shamrock.


2023 (May 6 2023)
Commemorative

Designed by Atelier Works
Size 35mm (h) x 35mm (v)
Printed by Cartor Security Print
Print Process Lithography
Perforations 14.5 x 14.5
Gum PVA

Stamps

His Majesty King Charles III: A New Reign 1st Stamp (2023) The Coronation

The Coronation

1st

The stamp depicts the moment of coronation, with St Edward’s Crown being lowered onto His Majesty’s head by the Archbishop of Canterbury. The King holds the Sceptre with Dove and the Sceptre with Cross and sits in the Coronation Chair. The scene is set in front of Westminster Abbey, with fireworks appearing above. In the background, a gun salute is being fired by a member of The King’s Troop, while crowds watch the ceremony and celebrate.

His Majesty King Charles III: A New Reign 1st Stamp (2023) Diversity and Community

Diversity and Community

1st

The stamp features figures representing the Jewish, Islamic, Christian, Sikh, Hindu and Buddhist religions and is representative of all faiths and none. The background shows aspects of both rural and urban Britain and includes some of the many different places of worship that are found around the United Kingdom.

His Majesty King Charles III: A New Reign £2.20 Stamp (2023) The Commonwealth

The Commonwealth

£2.20

Depicting an outward-looking United Kingdom, global trade, cooperation, democracy and peace. The stamp features an imagined Commonwealth meeting, a representation of the Commonwealth Games, some of the flags of the Commonwealth nations, a scene depicting trade and commerce and a Commonwealth War Graves cemetery.

His Majesty King Charles III: A New Reign £2.20 Stamp (2023) Sutainability and Biodiversity

Sutainability and Biodiversity

£2.20

The stamp depicts natural landscapes alongside sustainable farming methods and features renewable sources of energy such as hydroelectric power and solar panels. Images of diverse forests, wildflower meadows and pollinating insects highlight the importance of wildlife conservation, while traditional crafts such as hedge-laying and beekeeping also feature prominently.

Presentation Pack

Miniature Sheet Pack
Pack 632
His Majesty King Charles III: A New Reign (2023)

Reverse for His Majesty King Charles III: A New Reign

First Day Cover

Miniature Sheet FDC
His Majesty King Charles III: A New Reign (2023)

Reverse for His Majesty King Charles III: A New Reign

Miniature Sheet

His Majesty King Charles III: A New Reign (2023)

Generic Sheet

His Majesty King Charles III: A New Reign (2023)

Publicity - First

PHQ Cards

Pack PHQ515

PHQ515 (a) PHQ515 (b) PHQ515 (c) PHQ515 (d) PHQ515 (e)