Women of Achievement

Made:
1996

Royal Mail First Day Cover, featuring 5 stamps for 20th century Women of Achievement: Portraits of Genius, issued 6 August 1996. Including at 20p, photoportrait of Dorothy Hodgkin (1910-1994) alongside her model of structure of vitamin B12 wet crystals (now in Science Museum, inv.1959-135 pt1). Card insert has small photo of Hodgkin working at microscope. Franked. 11.5x22cm.

Details

Category:
Art
Object Number:
2000-1538
type:
postage stamp
credit:
Stanley Gibbons Ltd
status:
Permanent collection

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