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Postage Stamp - Phar Lap, 1978 Reg. No: SH 940377
- This stamp was issued by Australia Post in 1978, as part of a series of four stamps celebrating the Australian Racing Industry, particularly horses that had won the Melbourne Cup. Phar Lap won the race in 1930.
- Rectangular paper postage stamp with a coloured image of the race horse Phar Lap being ridden by a jockey. The stamp has a serrated edge around all sides. Printed text in black ink. Reverse of stamp is coated in an adhesive.
|Dimensions:||3.80 cm (Height), 2.10 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||horse racing, commerce, kodak, making history - phar lap|
|Themes this item is part of:||Leisure Collection, Numismatics & Philately Collection, Phar Lap Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||PHILATELIC STAMPS|
|Inscriptions:||Printed in black ink on front: PHAR LAP/ 50c/ Australia/ CLINTON RSA|
|Issued By:||Australia Post, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 1978|
|Designer:||Mr Brian Clinton, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 1978|