The 1988 Children's Health stamp issue commemorated the Olympic Games held in Seoul, South Korea from 17 September to 2 October 1988.
The stamps depicted four Olympic sporting events: Swimming, Track and Field, Canoeing and Equestrian. The proceeds of the health value of health stamps were donated to the Children's Health Camps movement.
Product listing for 1988 Children's Health - Olympic Games
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|Single Stamp||Single 40c +3c 'Swimming' gummed stamp.||$0.43|
|Single Stamp||Single 60c +3c 'Track and Field' gummed stamp.||$0.63|
|Single Stamp||Single 70c +3c 'Canoeing' gummed stamp.||$0.73|
|Single Stamp||Single 80c + 3c 'Equestrian' gummed stamp.||$0.83|
|Miniature Sheet||MInt, used or cancelled miniature sheet.||$2.62|
|First Day Cover||First day cover with stamps affixed. Cancelled on the first day of issue.||$2.79|
|Date of issue:||27 July 1988|
|Designer:||R Proud, Auckland|
|Stamp size:||30mm x 35mm|
|Miniature sheet size:||120mm x 90mm|
|Sheet size:||100 stamps per sheet; Miniature sheet of four stamps|
|Period of sale:||These stamps remained on sale until 27 July 1989.|