Tag Archive: Pound

May 05

Powerful Pound — Weekly Feature #402

A mighty stamp embodying the power of the British Empire.  This is a  large-sized engraved issue with a very high face value, especially  for the day.  Issued in honour of the 9th U.P.U. congress held in London in 1929.  This stamp features the image of St. George slaying The Dragon, an allegorical representing Britain triumphing …

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