Wednesday, November 11, 2009

1964 Tokyo Olympics -- Monaco Issue

Hello Friends, Back again with some Nice Olympics Issues.............

The above one is from Monaco issue for 1964 Tokyo Olympics,the first Asian nation to hold the Olympics.Even Tokyo was granted to host 1940 Olympics,it was later withdrawn because of Second World War.

The Stamp features Archery,Weightlifting,Wrestling,and Pole Vault.

Stamps in the shape of Diamond and very fine Mint.

An interesting fact about Monaco is the Only nation having most appearances in Olympic games without medal


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