Rainbow Stamp Art Tin Full of Postage Stamps on Paper


Filled with used postage stamps (on paper) from around the world, this colourful, quirky storage tin with lift-off lid is a fun gift for crafters and collage artists, or any hoarder of tiny vintage ephemera treasures! The lid features a reproduction print from one of my original postage stamp collages.

* Tin measures approx. 11.5 x 18.5cm (4.5 x 7.3 inches) x 5.5cm (2.2") deep
* Gloss-finish rainbow design on lid only
* Or choose from 4 alternative designs (pic 6) using drop-down list
* Sublimation printed design on metal tin by professional printer
* Matt/brushed metal finish
* Supplied filled with a selection of used stamps (similar to selection shown, but exact contents will vary)
* Optional gift bag

I will fill each tin with approx. 120g (4.2oz) of used world stamps. Pic 3 shows sample contents of a randomly selected tinful of stamps which I would estimate at containing approx. 500-600 stamps (exact quantity will vary per batch due to being measured by weight).

The stamps come from many different countries, and most are still on fragments of their original envelope paper. They vary in age from early 20th century to more modern times - a completely random mix. Each selection will be different - a real treasure trove! Who knows what you might find?!

If you prefer to fill a tin with treasures of your own, please follow this link to purchase empty tin:
It is the perfect size for storing office desk accessories, pens and pencils, a pile of pocket notebooks, greeting cards, travel souvenirs, pebble collections - almost anything you like!

Rainbow treasure tin fits neatly inside the 100% cotton gift bag shown in pics 9 & 10 - perfect for gifting, or just for carrying even more stationery! Gift bag measures 20 x 26cm (approx. 7.9 x 10.2 inches) and is screen printed with a quote from George Bernard Shaw: "Words are only postage stamps delivering the object for you to unwrap".

If you are a stationery fiend, please note that a standard pocket/A6 notebook will fit comfortably inside this gift tin! My shop is full of stamp art notebooks, so choose your favourite!

More gift ideas with matching rainbow postage stamp print are available!
Zip pouch with optional 'desk essentials' set: https://www.tanglecrafts.shop/listing/531769786/
Passport cover: https://www.tanglecrafts.shop/listing/531898786/
Birthday-Address book: https://www.tanglecrafts.shop/listing/545302401/

Shipping from United Kingdom

Processing time

1-2 business days

Customs and import taxes

Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.

Payment Options

Secure options
  • Accepts Etsy gift cards

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept returns, exchanges, and cancellations

Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 30 days of delivery

Request a cancellation within: 0 hours of purchase

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

The following items can't be returned or exchanged

Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:

  • Custom or personalized orders

Conditions of return

Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.

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I will only use your shipping and billing address, and contact information

  • To communicate with you about your order
  • To fulfill your order
  • For legal reasons (like paying taxes)

Frequently Asked Questions

Custom and personalised orders

Custom orders & commissions are very welcome! Simply click on the 'Request Custom Order' button or 'Contact Shop Owner' on the shop homepage, to discuss your requirements.

Choose your favourite colours, a different size, and/or stamps from a particular region. I can also add a custom date 'postmark' and/or a hand-stamped, personalised message (additional fees may apply to some customisation options).

Notebooks are available in sizes from A6 to B5, and framed artwork (with or without matting) from A6 to A1. Prices & shipping vary according to dimensions and weight.

PLEASE NOTE items customised with specific personalisation (therefore not re-saleable) do not qualify for return unless damaged.

Wholesale availability

Wholesale prices are available for volume orders. 
Discounts vary by item & minimum order quantities apply.
One-off print-runs of printed designs can be arranged upon request.
For a quote, please contact me with your requirements. 

What are your despatch times?

Please see individual listings for stated despatch times, or contact me for a quote if requesting a larger custom order. You will always be contacted in the case of any unforeseen delay in despatch of your order. 

As a general guide to processing times:
- ready-to-ship items will be despatched within 3 days
- smaller custom orders within 5-7 working days
- larger custom orders will be proportionally longer 

I aim to despatch all orders promptly, but please order in plenty of time if you require something for a specific date. If you are outside of the UK, please err on the side of caution and allow at least a month in addition to processing times listed per item.

How long will my order take to arrive?

Unless an upgrade is purchased at checkout, your order will be delivered by:

- 1st class post within the UK (usually 1-2 working days)
- Standard Airmail to any overseas destination (usually 7-14 working days)

Please note, delivery times can be longer at certain times of year (eg Christmas) when general volumes of post are higher.

Unfortunately there can occasionally be unforeseen delays within the various postal services, at any time of year. This is the exception rather than the rule, but please do allow up to a month for overseas delivery, before assuming lost.

Please contact me if you are worried about your delivery.

Can I track my order?

Please note, tracking is NOT included as standard with any order, due to the services offered by the Royal Mail. Proof of Posting is obtained for all items shipped.

For extra peace of mind, a shipping upgrade is available at checkout on most items, for an additional fee.

- Within UK, upgrade option is 1st class Signed-For delivery, which requires signature on delivery, but does not include tracking. Special Delivery (including tracking) can be arranged upon request, but will be subject to an additional £5 charge.

- Outside UK, upgrade option is Tracked & Signed delivery, which includes both tracking and signature on delivery. Tracked-only (signature not required) can be arranged upon request, for the same delivery upgrade cost.

My order hasn't arrived or was damaged in transit - what should I do?

Please contact me if you have not received your order within the expected timeframe (see above). I will be happy to either send a replacement or refund item costs, as necessary.

If your order has arrived but has been damaged in transit, please contact me as soon as you can to explain what has happened. I will request a photo of the damaged item, then each case will be assessed individually. Either a replacement item or partial refund or full refund will be issued, depending upon circumstances and extent of damage.

The item I received is not as described in listing - what should I do?

Please accept my apologies for any errors in item listing! Please contact me with the details as soon as possible following receipt. I may request a photo to confirm where the issue lies.

If an item has been incorrectly described, I will reimburse return postage and issue a full refund of original purchase price upon receipt of the returned item.

If an incorrect item has been sent in error, I will reimburse return postage and send replacement item upon receipt of the returned item.

Items must be returned within 30 days, in original, re-saleable condition, to qualify for refund or exchange.

Other refund/exchange/return queries

If you are simply not happy with your order, for any reason, please contact me before taking any further action. Items may be returned within 30 days, as long as you have first contacted me.

Return postage cost is responsibility of buyer. I will issue a full refund of original purchase cost, upon receipt of the returned item. Items must be returned in original, re-saleable condition to qualify for refund.

PLEASE NOTE made-to-order items may still be returned, but items customised with specific personalisation (therefore not re-saleable) do not qualify for return unless damaged.

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