Commemorative stamps

Museum Work

Resource TypeObjects
Date of Creation9 November 1995 [date of issue]
GenreCorrespondence & Philatelic Materials
Object ID2016.001.001
CreatorCanada Post [issued by]
Place of CreationCanada
Description1 partial pane of 14 postage stamps issued in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the end of the Second World War. Image is a collage of Holocaust related artefacts and portraits of survivors. 45 cent denomination. 
Materials/Techniquespaper, adhesive, ink
Measurements16 x 22 cm
InscriptionsTHE HOLOCAUST 1933-1945 / L'HOLOCAUSTE
Method of ConstructionLithographed image; perforated edges
Six stamps have been removed
ProvenanceGifted to the Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre in 2016 by Terence Miller
Classificationpostage stamps
Legal Statuspermanent collection