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"Les Vahine du Bounty"
Issue date: 30th March 2017

This joint issue with Pitcairn Island called "The vahine of the Bounty" (vahine: means a woman of Central Polynesia) illustrates the evening of celebration where the twelve vahine and little Sully went on the Bounty that wet in Matavai Bay on the north coast of Tahiti. Pitcairn islands issued on the same theme "Women of the Bounty" a series of three stamps depicting the day after party away from Tahiti, the launch of the Bounty condemning the vahine to stay on the island, and the life which resumes its course on this rock lost in the Pacific.  

sheet effects: 10 stamps.

 

 

 

 

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