The Space Age 1969 Ref CU12
Brooke Bond (Canada) Aviation & Space The Space Age 1969 Ref CU12 The Space Age 1969 Ref CU12 48 - Brooke Bond are well-known in the UK for issuing cards, but they also issued cards in several parts of the world, particularly in Canada. In fact the firm’s Montreal-based subsidiary, Brooke Bond Canada Limited, released seventeen different series covering all topics, but with the emphasis on wildlife. All these cards had a distinctive style, being series of 48 with rounded corners and with texts in both English and French. This particular set was released in 1969 just as man was landing on the moon and the cards give a wide-ranging overview of the universe and space exploration including the planets, galaxies, celestial phenomena, radio telescope, Sputnik, space-walk, Lunar Module etc. All with informative text on the reverse. An album was also produced to house these cards which are size 68 x 37mm
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The Space Age 1969 Ref CU12

Issuer: Brooke Bond (Canada) Condition: Mint * These are original and NOT reprints Description: Brooke Bond are well-known in the UK for issuing cards, but they also issued cards in several parts of the world, particularly in Canada. In fact the firm’s Montreal-based subsidiary, Brooke Bond Canada Limited, released seventeen different series covering all topics, but with the emphasis on wildlife. All these cards had a distinctive style, being series of 48 with rounded corners and with texts in both English and French. This particular set was released in 1969 just as man was landing on the moon and the cards give a wide-ranging overview of the universe and space exploration including the planets, galaxies, celestial phenomena, radio telescope, Sputnik, space-walk, Lunar Module etc. All with informative text on the reverse. An album was also produced to house these cards which are size 68 x 37mm Number of cards in set: 48

Price for complete set: Catalogue Price £15.00 Special Offer £10.00

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