South Africa 1997 75th anniversary of South African Navy

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue date : 1st April 1997
  • four non-denominated values in a se-tenant block
  • Designed by : Sheila Nowers
  • Printed by:
  • Print method: lithography
  • stamp format: height 30mm x width 48mm (block format height 60mm x width 96mm)
  • Perforations: 14.2 x 13.8 with elliptical cut-outs on vertical sides
  • stamps inscribed Standard Postage, franking value 70c at time of issue


(70c) SAS Umkomaas, minesweeper
(70c) helicopter, SAS President Steyn (frigate) and SAS Emily Hobhouse (submarine)
(70c) SAS Kobie Coetzee (attack craft)
(70c) SAS Protea (hydrographic survey ship)

standard postage x 4

First Day Cover[edit]

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