Romania 1961 Melbourne & Rome Olympics

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue Date : 30 October 1961
  • Printed by : Fabrica de Timbre, Bucharest
  • Print Process : Photogravure

Stamps Honoring the Summer Olympics[edit]

  • Designed by : H. Meschendörfer
  • Perforations : 14 × 14¼

Melbourne Summer Olympic Games[edit]

20 bani vermilion
Olympic Torch
55 bani blue
Water Polo

Rome Summer Olympic Games[edit]

20 bani blue grey
Swimming
55 bani ultra
High Jump

Stamps - Honoring the Gold Medalists[edit]

  • Designed by : V. Grigorescu
  • Perforations : 10¾ / Imperforate

Melbourne Gold Medalists[edit]

10 bani Prussian green & gold
Welterweight (67 kg) Boxing — Nicolae Linca
1.75 lei deep carmine rose & gold
Leon Rotman — Canoeing, Men's C1 1.000m Canadian Singles
Leon Rotman — Canoeing, Men's C1 10.000m Canadian Singles
Alexe Dumitru & Simion Ismailciuc — Canoeing, Men's C2 1.000m Canadian Pairs
35 bani brown & gold
25 Metre Rapid Fire Pistol — Ştefan Petrescu
10 bani Prussian green & gold
Welterweight (67 kg) Boxing — Nicolae Linca
1.75 lei deep carmine rose & gold
Leon Rotman — Canoeing, Men's C1 1.000m Canadian Singles
Leon Rotman — Canoeing, Men's C1 10.000m Canadian Singles
Alexe Dumitru & Simion Ismailciuc — Canoeing, Men's C2 1.000m Canadian Pairs
35 bani brown & gold
25 Metre Rapid Fire Pistol — Ştefan Petrescu

Rome Gold Medalists[edit]

40 bani plum & gold
Trap Shooting — Ion Dumitrescu
55 bani orange red & gold
Greco-Roman Wrestling Flyweight (52 kg) — Dumitru Pârvulescu
1.35 lei deep ultra & gold
High Jump — Iolanda Balaș
40 bani plum & gold
Trap Shooting — Ion Dumitrescu
55 bani orange red & gold
Greco-Roman Wrestling Flyweight (52 kg) — Dumitru Pârvulescu
1.35 lei deep ultra & gold
High Jump — Iolanda Balaș

Miniature Sheet[edit]

Souvenir Sheet