PostNord Denmark

02 January 2020

H.M. Queen Margrethe II 80th Birthday

Denmark: H.M. Queen Margrethe II 80th Birthday, 2 January 2020. Image from PostNord Danmark.

Denmark’s Stamp Programme for 2020 was unveiled by NordPost Stamp Manager Martin Pingel at the national stamp exhibition in Copenhagen on 19 October 2019.

The following is from NordPost Danmark’s “frimarkprogram 2020 (eng)” brochure:

On April 16, 2020 H.M. Queen Margrethe II will celebrate her 80th birthday. PostNord is marking her birthday by issuing a minisheet with five stamps. The large portrait was photographed specifically to be used on the stamp, while the photographs for the four small stamps were chosen in consultation with H.M. the Queen and show key events in her life.

Denominations: DKK 30.00 (1x), DKK 10.00 (4x) in miniature sheet
5 designs
Designed by: Ella Clausen, PostNord Stamps
Photos: Erik Petersen/Ritzau Scanpix, Vagn Hansen/
Ritzau Scanpix, John Stæhr/Ritzau Scanpix, Her Majesty the Queen’s Reference Library, the Royal Danish Collection, and Torben Eskerod
Printer: Cartor
Printing Method: 3-color Offset
Perforation: n/a



PostNord Denmark

02 January 2020

UNESCO World Heritage

Denmark – UNESCO World Heritage, 2 January 2020. Image from NordPost Danmark.

Denmark’s Stamp Programme for 2020 was unveiled by NordPost Stamp Manager Martin Pingel at the national stamp exhibition in Copenhagen on 19 October 2019.

The following is from NordPost Danmark’s “frimarkprogram 2020 (eng)” brochure:

Five Danish places selected as World Heritage Sites can be seen on the stamps: the par force hunting landscape in North Zealand, Kronborg Castle, Stevns Klint, the Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church; and Christiansfeld. The other two Danish locations on the UNESCO List are Wadden Sea and Roskilde Cathedral, which have previously been featured on Danish stamps.

Denomination: DKK 30.00
5 designs
Designed by: Ella Clausen, PostNord Stamps
Photos: Museum Nordsjælland, Shutterstock/Nenad Basix,Colourbox/Mikkel Bigrandt, Frame & Work og Eva Kristensen
Landscape Architectural Works (Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church): Kristine Jensens Tegnestue and Ingvar Cronhammar
Printer: Cartor
Printing Method: 4-color Offset
Perforation: 13 x 13½



PostNord Denmark

02 January 2020

NORDEN: Mammals

Denmark: NORDEN – Mammals, 02 January 2020. Image from PostNord Danmark (Frimarkprogram 2020 PDF).

Denmark’s Stamp Programme for 2020 was unveiled by NordPost Stamp Manager Martin Pingel at the national stamp exhibition in Copenhagen on 19 October 2019.

The following is from NordPost Danmark’s “frimarkprogram 2020 (eng)” brochure:

As has been the tradition for many years, the postal services of the eight Nordic countries issue stamps every other year on a common theme. This time, the theme is mammals. The stamps show some of the approx. 50 species of mammals that live and breed in the Danish countryside: roe deer, hedgehog, black squirrel, dormouse and stoat.

Denomination: DKK 10.00
5 designs
Designed by: Ella Clausen, PostNord Stamps
Photos: Shutterstock og Michael Stoltze
Drawings: Lars Sjööblom
Printer: Cartor
Printing Method: 5-color Offset
Perforation: 13½ x 13½