Stamp album page, 1977 Centenary Test stamp issue

Object Type
Philatelics and currency/Philatelic material/Stamp
Date Used
1877-1977
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Brief Description
Single page from a stamp album, cream coloured with a central grid printed in gold. Five stamps in a strip are mounted on black card and adhered to the page, with a single stamp, likewise mounted on black card, affixed below.The stamps show coloured scenes of a cricket match being played at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. The printed text on the top row of stamps reads, "18 / AUSTRALIA / TEST CRICKET CENTURY / 1877-1977", and on the single stamp, "45 / AUSTRALIA / TEST CRICKET CENTURY / 1877-1977". Nine rows of typewritten text appears at the top, describing the scenes depicted on the stamps and acknowledging the contribution of Hans Ebeling (cricketer).
Measurements
0 - Whole: H: 237 W: 283mm (H: 9 5/16 W: 11 1/8")
Media/Materials
Date Used
1877-1977
Location
In storage
Registration No
M5532

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