World fencing championship

Fischer 1257-1262 | Michel 1405-1410 | Scott 1146-1151 | Year of issue 1963 | People's Republic of Poland

28th world fencing championship in Gdańsk.

1257
1258
Sword, foil and sabre
in front of a knight's helmet
Fencers
in front of swordfighting knights on horses

1259
1260
Fencers (jump attack)
in front of fighting dragoons
Fencers
in front of 18th century fencers

1261
1262
Fencers
in front of the Crane Gate in Gdańsk
Two lions
with the coat of arms of Gdańsk and insciptions

Translations

XXVIII mistrzostwa świata w szermierce - Gdańsk 25-28-VII-1963 = 28th world championship fencing - Gdańsk 25-28 July 1963.

Relevant pages

Fischer 860-862 (Youth fencing championship in 1957)
Sheet 27

Resources

Fencing
Gdańsk
Sword
Foil
Sabre
Knight
Helmet
Horse
Dragoon
Lion
Coat of arms

First Day Cover


Fischer 1259 and 1261 FDC