When big event happen in the history of any country coins and stamps are often produced to commemorate the event and it seems as though the Royal Tour in 2014 will be no exception.
From the New Zealand Post Press Release
New Zealand Post will be releasing two special stamps and a coin to commemorate the 7 April visit to New Zealand of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and His Royal Highness Prince George of Cambridge.
The stamps depict a family portrait taken at the Middleton family home and the official portrait from Prince George’s christening. The limited edition 1oz silver proof legal tender coin illustrates the young couple in colour against the backdrop of Government House in Wellington.
[…] the Royal Tour of New Zealand and Australia began, New Zealand issued a commemorative stamp set and now, Australia has done the same. The commemorative set features 2 stamps one with a picture of […]