Centenary of Sheffield Shield Cricket 1992-3; 6 envelope packet stamped 15/10/92

Object Type
Documents and books/Document/Envelope
Philatelics and currency/Philatelic material/Stamp/First day cover
Date Used
15 Oct 1992
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Brief Description
Six printed envelopes with stamps contained in a sealed plastic wrapping. The envelopes are a light pink colour, with a photographic image of cricket memorabilia on the front, and below a banner that reads "CENTENARY OF / SHEFFIELD SHIELD CRICKET 1992-3". Two stamps, one valued at 45c, the other $1.20, are stuck in the top-right. The stamps are illustrated with pictures of a cricket match. There are also two ink stamps with the crests of the Sheffield Shield and the South Australian Cricket Association. A brief history of the competition is printed on the reverse of the envelopes.
0 - Whole: H: 112 W: 200 D: 5mm (H: 4 7/16 W: 7 7/8 D: 3/16")
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Date Used
15 Oct 1992
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Kindly donated to the Melbourne Cricket Club Museum by Australian Cricket Board


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