GB 1966 World Cup Football

From Stamps of the World

  • Date of Issue: 1st June 1966
  • Designed by: David Gentleman (4d), William Kempster (6d), David Caplan (1s.3d)
  • Printed by: Harrison & Sons Ltd
  • Print Process: Photogravure
  • Sheet Format: 120 (6 by 20)
  • Size 41.5mm (h) x 24.5mm (v)
  • Paper/Gum: Chalk Surfaced and Gum Arabic
  • Watermark: Multiple Crown
  • Withdrawn: 31st May 1967

Sheet Stamps[edit]

  • Stamps were Issued with and without Phosphor Bands. 4d (2 Bands). 6d & 1/3d (3 Bands)
6d
4d
1s.3d

First Day Cover[edit]

First Day Cover

Presentation Pack[edit]

Presentation Pack

Varieties[edit]

1s.3d - Normal
1s.3d Missing Blue from Shirt

England Winners - Overprint[edit]

  • Issued: 18th August 1966 and Sold Out soon after release.
4d

First Day Cover[edit]

FDC