A commemorative postage stamp on the 50th Anniversary of the International Labour Organisation (ILO) :

Worker in Hard HatIssued by Japan

Issued on Nov 26, 1969

Issued for : To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the International Labour Organization, a special 15 yen postage stamp will be issued.

Design : A worker.

Designer : Saburo Watanabe

Type : Stamp, Postal Used

Denomination : 15 Yen

Printing colour : Multicolour

Size of impression : 27 mm x 22.5 mm

Quantity issued : 19,500,000 stamps

Sheet composition : 20 (5 x 4) stamps

Printing process : Photogravure

About : 

  • The object of the ILO is to contribute to the realization of everlasting peace by promoting social justice and to improve the labour condition as well as to further public welfare through the international movements. It was founded on April 11, 1919 and became one of the specialised agencies of the United Nations in 1964.