Malaysia 1996 Commonwealth Games 1998. Sports Events

From Stamps of the World
  • Issue date: 21st December 1996
  • four values in sheets of 20 stamps (10 of each of two designs) with illustrated gutters
  • Designed by: CD Advertising
  • Printed by: Southern Colour Print, Dunedin, New Zealand
  • Print process: lithography
  • stamp format (individual stamps): height 30mm x width 40mm
  • Perforations: 11.9 x 11.9

XVI Commonwealth Games, Kuala Lumpur, 1998

Sheet stamps


30s ~ athletics: sprinter
30s ~ athletics: hurdler
50s ~ high jumper
50s ~ javelin thrower

30s and 30s in gutter pair
50s and 50s in gutter pair

blocks of four

  • to illustrate sheet layout with rows of gutter labels; se-tenant pairs of stamps only occur joining rows 3 and 4
blocks with gutter labels