GB 1958 Commonwealth Games

From Stamps of the World

  • This was the 6th Empire and Commonwealth Games held in Cardiff, Wales between the 19th & 26th July.
  • Date of Issue: 18th July 1958
  • Designer: 3d. Reynolds Stone. 6d W.H.Brown. 1/3d Pat Keely
  • Printed by: Harrison & Sons Ltd of High Wycombe.
  • Print Process: Photogravure
  • Sheet Size : 120 (6 by 20)
  • Stamp Size : 41 mm by 24 mm
  • Perforations: 15 x 14
  • Watermark St: Edward's Crown
  • Quantities Printed: 3d. 320,400,000; 6d. 28,595,880; 1/3d. 9,870,000
  • Date Withdrawn or Sold out has not been released
3d Welsh Dragon
6d Flag & Games Emblem
 1s.3d Welsh Dragon

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