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Creator:
National Association for the Prevention of Tuberculosis (Great Britain)
Title(s):

Season's greetings, 1939.

Published/Created:
London, 1939.
Physical Description:
1 sheet (25 seals) : color ; sheet 11 x 15 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
HF6185.G7 C47 1939 Box
Yale Center for British Art, Friends of British Art Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Notes:
Green's catalog of the tuberculosis seals of the world (revised through 1946), page 275, no. 8
An unused sheet of 25 gummed and perforated Christmas seals, printed in red, blue, and green, with text: "Season's Greetings 1939." The image on each stamp depicts two adults pulling a child on a small sled through a snow-covered alley of evergreens, with red double-barred cross of Lorraine (the international symbol for campaigns for prevention of tuberculosis, as commonly found on Christmas seals). Issued by the National Association for the Prevention of Tuberculosis (London). The seals were sold for 1/2 d. See: Green.
Subject Terms:
Christmas.
National Association for the Prevention of Tuberculosis (Great Britain)
Tuberculosis -- Prevention -- Great Britain.
Form/Genre:
Printed ephemera.
Stamps.
Christmas seals.
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