A postcard of a poster. A full colour facsimilie of the 1956 Melbourne Olympic Games poster. It comprisies of a large, white invitation card, opened out, upon a blue background. The back fold features the coat-of-arms of the City of Melbourne, whilst the front fold features the Olympic rings emblem. Inscription: 'OLYMPIC GAMES/MELBOURNE/22 NOV - 8 DEC/1956'. Designed by Richard Beck. It was reproduced as a postcard by the I.O.C. in 1984.
0 - Whole: H: 148 W: 105 D: 1mm (H: 5 13/16 W: 4 1/8 D: 1/16")
Organising Committee for the Games of the XVIth Olympiad, Melbourne 1956
International Olympic Committee; 23 Jun 1894