Romania 1957 International Athletic Meet

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue Date : 14 September 1957
  • Designed by : V. Grigorescu
  • Printed by : Fabrica de Timbre, Bucharest
  • Print Process : Photogravure
  • Perforations : 13½ × 13¾

Stamps

It is interesting that the animals depicted in these stamps could be representative of the Olympic ideal of Citius, Altius, Fortius (Latin for "Faster, Higher, Stronger").

20 bani bright blue & black
Jumper & Dove
55 bani yellow & black
Javelin & Bison
1.75 lei bright red & black
Runner & Stag