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[edit]

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