Gold Coast 2d Stamp

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Title

Gold Coast 2d Stamp

Subject

Stamps

Description

Sepia image of George VI (in uniform) in top left hand corner of stamp. Gold Coast Stamp (now Ghana). 'TALKING DRUMS' on base of stamp image. Male in traditional dress banging two large drums. Celebrating the history of communication. Same image utilised in 1957 issue of stamps with Queen Elizabeth II head in place of her father's image. Clean stamp, no frank mark.

Creator

Royal Mail

Source

Royal Mail

Publisher

Royal Mail

Date

1948

Contributor

Royal Mail

Rights

Royal Mail

Format

2.5 x 3.5 cm

Language

English

Coverage

Global

Original Format

Stamp

Physical Dimensions

2.5 x 3.5 cm