UAR on XVII Olympic Games, Rome

Complete Set of 7 nos of postage stamps on the 17th Olympic Games 1960, Rome :

505 Weight Lifter [Olympic Games 1960, Rome]506 Basketball [Olympic Games 1960, Rome]507 Soccer [Olympic Games 1960, Rome]508 Fencing [Olympic Games 1960, Rome]509 Rowing [Olympic Games 1960, Rome]510 Steeplechase [Olympic Games 1960, Rome]511 Swimming [Olympic Games 1960, Rome]

Issued by United Arab Republic

Issued on Jul 23, 1960

Issued for : The 17th Olympic Games held at Rome, Italy on August 25 to September 11, 1960.

Picture : Different Events from the 1960 Summer Olympics :- 5 m – Weight Lifter, 5 m – Basketball, 5 m – Soccer, 10 m – Fencing, 10 m – Rowing, 30 m – Steeplechase and 35 m – Swimming.

Colour : 5 m Gray, 5 m – Brown, 5 m – Deep Claret, 10 m – Bright Carmine, 10 m – Gray Green, 30 m – Purple and 35 m – Dark Blue.

Type : Stamps, Postal Used

Watermark : Yes [ U A R ]

Denomination : 5, 5, 5, 10, 10, 30 & 35 Milliemes

Printing Process : Photographed

Perforation : 13½ x 13

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