Australia 2001 Sir Donald Bradman Commemoration
From Stamps of the World
- Issue Date: 13 March 2001
- Designed by: Australian Post Design Studio
- Printed by: SNP Ausprint
- Print Process: Lithography
- Perforations: 14¼
- Stamp Size: 35 mm x 35 mm
- Format: sheetlets of 10
- Withdrawal date: 31 January 2002
Issued to honour Sir Donald’s legacy, the se-tenant pair features the same portrait of Sir Donald Bradman (from the late 1930s) and photograph of Sir Donald in action (his favourite action shot) used in the original Australian Legends issue. The surrounding design and accompanying text have been modified, but retain a strong similarity to the original products. Sir Donald’s span of years, 1908-2001 and the year of issue have been added.
“In celebration of the life of Sir Donald Bradman, 1908 – 2001”, is printed in the sheetlet’s border.
First Day Cover
The first day of issue postmark was Bowral, NSW 2576.