2005 GB - SG2586 68p Christmas Hindu (withdrawn) Marginal MNH


SG2586 Marginal copy of Christmas - 68p - Madonna and the Infant Jesus.

Withdrawn early by Royal Mail because of popular protest at a Hindu image for a Christian festival.

This is a Mughal painting from India dating from around 1620 to 1630 AD. The painting belongs to the collection of the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya (formerly the Prince of Wales Museum) Mumbai, India.

Never Hinged Mint

Issued: November 2005.

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