Helsinki 1952 Poster

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olympiapostimerkki 1526:006

Object:

olympic stamp

Category:

postcards, stamps, envelopes and postmarks

Designer:

Wirkkala, Tapio

Vol. of production (copies):

1 720 250

Year of prod.:

- 1952

Object number:

1526:006

Manuf. and place of prod.:

The Finnish Post

Commissioned by:

Method of prod.:

printed

Material:

paper

Measurements:

lenght 3,5 cm; height 2,4 cm; width 4,8 cm

Description:

Brown, on the background the Olympic rings and a silhouette of four Ancient Greek runners. On the foreground a modern male runner. The texts: XV OLYMPIA 1952; SUOMI FINLAND; 25 + 4 mk.

Other information:

Valid until the end of 1962. Date of issue: 15 february 1952.


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