Posts Tagged ‘DDR stamp’

racers at Tokyo Olympic / 東京オリンピック

August 2, 2009

15 July 1964, German Democratic Republic
Tokyo Olympic
design: G. Stauf

The United Team of Germany won Gold Medal of Team pursuit, of Cycling at the 1964 Summer Olympics, Tokyo.  I guess this stamp celebrates that moment… or not – not really sure.


Road Safety / 交通安全

July 19, 2009

18 February 1969 DDR
5 Pfg: carefully + considerate
10 Pfg: always time orient
20 Pfg: precaution to railway crossing
25 Pfg: in doubtful case not overtake

Images are capturing trafic, but somehow very calm and static.