GB 1960 Europa - CEPT

From Stamps of the World

  • First Anniversary of European Postal and Telecommunications Conference. Wheel has 19 Spokes one for each founding member and represents the radial nature of Posts, Telephones and Telegraphs.
  • Date of Issue: 19th September 1960
  • Designed by: Pentti Rahikainen of Finland and Reynolds Stone, (England).
  • Printed by: Harrison & Sons Ltd of High Wycombe.
  • Print Process: Photogravure
  • Sheet Layout : 120 (6 by 20)
  • Stamp Size : 41 mm by 24 mm
  • Perforations: 15 x 14
  • Watermark: Multiple Crown
  • Quantities Printed: 6d. 16,990,320; 1/6d. 7,682,520
  • Withdrawn 31st December 1960. Placed on Sale again for the Spring "Stampex" Exhibition in March of 1961.

Sheet Stamps[edit]

6d
1s.6d

Cylinder Blocks of 6[edit]

6d Cyls 1 & 1A
1s.6d Cyls 2 1A

First Day Covers[edit]

FDC LONDON W.C.
FDC GLASGOW