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"HONOURING THE SPITFIRE" COMMEMORATIVE COVER
This Commemorative Cover features a Royal Mail Union Flag first class definitive and customised Spitfire label, postmarked 1st January 2008. The cover illustrates original artwork by Tim O'Brien, of the Hurricane, Lancaster and Spitfire, as they all fought as heroes of the sky in World War II.
The cover also shows a real carved piece of Mk Vb Spitfire, operational in World War II, encased within the cover.
The coin is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity and presented in a black folder.