Marriage of H.R.H. Princess Elizabeth
Date of Issue
February 16, 1948
Perforation or Dimension
Canadian Bank Note Company, Limited.
Based on a photograph by Dorothy Wilding. Designed by Herman Herbert Schwartz. Portrait engraved by William F. Ford.
The hidden date for this stamp can be found in the bottom-left corner.
In 1947 Princess Elizabeth was married to Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, who was then Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten, Royal Navy.
The stamp portrays Princess Elizabeth from a photograph by Dorothy Wilding, London, England.
Patrick, Douglas and Mary Patrick. Canada's Postage Stamps. Toronto, McClelland and Stewart Limited, 1964, p. 86.
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