Gold Coast 1957 Ghana Independence opdt

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  • Overprint on a Gold Coast issue
  • Issue Date : 6th March 1957. All values except 2d, 2½d & 4d Issued on 26th May 1958)
  • Designers: Post Office Draughtsman (½d); B.A. Johnston (1½d); M.M.A.Ziorkley & B.A. Abban (2d): C.K.l. Gomez (1s) M.M.A. Ziorkley (10s) remainder from Photos!
  • Printed by : Bradbury Wilkinson
  • Print Process : Recess
  • Watermark: Crowns C.A.
  • Sheet Foramt: 60 (5 by 12) Horiz. or (12 x 5) Vert.
  • Stamp Size: 34mm x 26mm (Horiz) or 26mm x 34mm (Vert)
  • Perforations: 12 x 11½ (Vert) & 11½ x 12 (Horiz)
  • Note: ½d and 1d exist from coils taken from Normal Sheets
  • Withdrawn: 4th October 1959.
  • Same Set but with more illustrations can be found on the following link: Ghana 1957 Independence Overprint

Sheet Stamps

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