Netherlands 1960 Europa

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  • 1960 Europa - CEPT. Roman Wheel Emblem contains 19 Spokes one for each founding member. Wheel representing the radiant nature of Posts, Telephones and Telegraphs. CEPT coming from the French Acronym: Conférence Européenne des Administrations des Postes et des Télécommunications.
  • Issued: 19th September 1960.
  • Designed by Pentti Rahikainen (Finland) and Layout by S.L. Hartz
  • Printer: Joh. Enschedé & Sons, Haarlem.
  • Printed in: Photogravure
  • Sheet Size 100, (10 by 10)
  • Width: 32 mm
  • Height: 25.5 mm
  • Quantity Printed: 12c. 23,497,000; 30c. 2,746,500.
  • Perforations: 12.0 x 12.5
  • Date Withdrawn: 31st December 1961.


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