5¢ 1957 - Queen Elizabeth II & Prince Philip

5¢ 1957 - Queen Elizabeth II & Prince Philip
Added by Alain Martineau
General Description : Portraits engraved by Yves Baril.
In commemoration of the visit to Canada in October, 1957, Canada paid homage to Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh by the issue of a stamp bearing their portraits. Portraits of Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip in profile from photographs by Karsh of Ottawa.
Face value 5 Cents
Catalog code (Michel) CA 321
Catalog code (Scott) CA 374
Catalog code Yvert et Tellier CA 301 Stanley Gibbons CA 500
Series Monarchy
Stamp colour black
Stamp use Commemorative stamp
Print run 51,260,000
Issue date 10/10/1957
Designer Yousuf Karsh / Yves Baril
Print technique recess
Printed by Canadian Bank Note Company, Limited
Perforation 12
Height 30.00 mm
Width 27.00 mm
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