United Nations 1951 UN Flag 15c

From Stamps of the World
  • Issue Date : November 16, 1951
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  • Perforations : 13,25 : 12.50

UN Flag. The design is "a map of the world representing an azimuthal equidistant projection centered on the North Pole, inscribed in a wreath consisting of crossed conventionalized branches of the olive tree, in gold on a field of smoke-blue with all water areas in white. The projection of the map extends to 60 degrees south latitude, and includes five concentric circles"

First Day Cover