First day cover from the Royal Greenwich Observatory with all four Halley’s Comet stamps affixed, 1986-02-18
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Envelope marked ‘The Return of Halley’s Comet / Official Cover, Old Royal Observatory Greenwich’, printed with an image of the comet and a satellite. Four Halley’s Comet stamps are affixed, postmarked by the O.R.O. Greenwich, ‘Many Happy returns to Halley’. Also an information sheet on the comet (originally enclosed in the envelope).
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National Maritime Museum, Greenwich
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