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Lot 10631
Olympics » 1948 London
Has PDF Scans
Price realised
1’600 EUR
Estimate
1’200 – 1’500 EUR
Auction date
Tue 4 Jun 2019 at 14:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:

1948 London collection in an album incl. Organising Committee printed envelope with Olympic set and Olympic cancel, Harrison and Sons presentation card with Olympic set, GPO presentation booklet with set, aerogramme with misplaced die (faults), many postcards of the stadium incl. photo postcard, London Transport bus to the Games, BBC Broadcasting Centre, black & white illustrated card “Equality Liberty Fraternity” (the only card to depict a football theme), FDC with set tied by “Wembley Park. Wembley” cds, cover from the Director of Wembley Stadium to the Chairman, three covers with the Wembley Stadium publicity machine frank (two 1d and one 2 1/2d, Korea Olympic mint set and FDC, Austria Olympic stamp/cancels group, etc., a lovely lot