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Commemorative stamps

Museum Work

Resource TypeObjects
Date of Creation9 November 1995 (date of issue)
GenreCorrespondence & Philatelic Materials
Object ID2017.001.002
CreatorCanada Post [issued by]
Place of CreationCanada
Description1 pane of 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 21.5 cm
InscriptionsTHE HOLOCAUST 1933-1945 / L'HOLOCAUSTE
Method of ConstructionLithographed image; perforated edges
ProvenanceGifted to the Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre in 2017 by Frieda Miller
Classificationpostage stamps
Legal Statuspermanent collection
Credit LineCourtesy of Frieda Miller