First day cover featuring image of WG Grace, 1973

Object Type
Philatelics and currency/Philatelic material/Stamp/First day cover
Date Used
16 May 1973
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Object Detail


Brief Description
Envelope with colour image printed on front of W.G. Grace batting. Printed heading reads '100 YEARS OF ENGLISH COUNTY CRICKET'. Lower edge features the Marylebone C.C. emblem and reads 'MARYLEBONE / CRICKET CLUB / OFFICIAL TCCB COVER'. Handwritten address to Pat Mullins in Brisbane. Postage stamp has brown with black image of Grace batting and the text that reads 'County Cricket 1873-1973'. Postmark stamped at Guildford, Surrey.
Measurements
0 - Whole: H: 115 W: 165 D: 1mm (H: 4 1/2 W: 6 1/2 D: 1/16")
Media/Materials
Associated Event
Date Used
16 May 1973
Location
In storage
Registration No
M7910.1

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