New Stamps on London Olympic Games 2012

Royal Mail

\"\"A series of stamps have been released by Royal Mail to mark the beginning of the London 2012 Olympic Games.Created by Hat-trick Design, the stamps have been created to celebrate the sport and landmarks around the city, featuring athletes and iconic London landmarks.


\"\"The China Post issued a set of four stamps of the 30th Olympic Games  London 2012. The stamps features Soccer, Tenis, Equestrian and Track and Field sports.Date of Issue: 27 July 2012 Denominations: 1.20 Yaun x 4


\"\"The Philippine Postal Corp. (PhlPost)  started making available to the public four different stamp designs for the London 2012 Olympics.

Designs depict four of the major games that would be participated in by Filipino athletes in the Olympic Games in London, namely athletics, swimming, boxing and shooting.At the bottom of each stamp is the line “Games of the XXX Olympiad London 2012.”They also carried the logos of the event in London and the Philippine Olympic Commission.The stamps measure 40 mm by 30 mm and are sold at P7 each.The PhlPost printed 100,800 pieces which would be sold to the public until July 26, 2013 or as long as supply lasts.The stamps were designed by Jay Javier Cahilig Jr. and printed by Amstar Co. Inc. using imported unwatermarked paper.

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