21 Sep 2012

Natural Monuments of Moldova


INTRODUCTION

On 21 September 2012, the Post Office of Moldova (Poșta Moldovei) issued a series of postage stamps with the title Natural Monuments of Moldova. The issue comprises three stamps, with associated cancellation (postmark) and first day cover (FDC). The designer was Alexandru Kornienco. The printing was performed by Nova Imprim, Chişinău.

ISSUE DETAILS


POSTAGE STAMPS


«Cheile Buteşti» Canyon
№ 814 | «Cheile Buteşti» Canyon

«Cheile Buteşti» Canyon

  • Michel Catalogue No: 814
  • Perforation Type/Size: Comb 14:14.50
  • Size: 46.00 x 27.50 mm
  • Face Value: 1.2 Lei
  • Quantity Printed: 100,000

«Suta de Movile» Preserved Landscape
№ 815 | «Suta de Movile» Preserved Landscape

«Suta de Movile» Preserved Landscape

  • Michel Catalogue No: 815
  • Perforation Type/Size: Comb 14:14.50
  • Size: 46.00 x 27.50 mm
  • Face Value: 4.2 Lei
  • Quantity Printed: 100,000

«Emil Racoviţă» Caves
№ 816 | «Emil Racoviţă» Caves

«Emil Racoviţă» Caves

  • Michel Catalogue No: 816
  • Perforation Type/Size: Comb 14:14.50
  • Size: 46.00 x 27.50 mm
  • Face Value: 7 Lei
  • Quantity Printed: 50,000

FIRST DAY COVERS (FDC) AND CANCELLATIONS (POSTMARKS)


Cachet: Photos of the «Cheile Buteşti» Canyon
№ 814 FDC | Photos of the «Cheile Buteşti» Canyon

Cachet: Photos of the «Suta de Movile» Preserved Landscape
№ 815 FDC | Photos of the «Suta de Movile» Preserved Landscape

Cachet: Photos of the «Emil Racoviţă» Caves
№ 816 FDC | Photos of the «Emil Racoviţă» Caves

7 Sep 2012

Maria Bieşu - In Memoriam


INTRODUCTION

On 7 September 2012, the Post Office of Moldova (Poșta Moldovei) issued a postage stamp with the title Maria Bieşu - In Memoriam. The issue comprises one stamp, with an associated cancellation (postmark) and first day cover (FDC). The designer was Elena Karacenţev. The printing was performed by Nova Imprim, Chişinău.

ABOUT THE THEME

Maria Bieșu (August 3, 1935 – May 16, 2012) was a Moldovan opera singer. Debuting in 1961, she eventually went on to become the chief vocalist of the National Opera and Ballet Theatre of Moldova. Her artistic excellence brought her international recognition and invitations to sing in other countries, including Italy, where she performed at the Milan Opera from 1965 to 1967. Read more..
This article uses material from the Wikipedia article 'Maria_Bie%C5%9Fu', which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.

ISSUE DETAILS


POSTAGE STAMPS


Maria Bieşu (1935-2012). Opera Singer
№ 813 | Maria Bieşu (1935-2012). Opera Singer

Maria Bieşu (1935-2012). Opera Singer

  • Michel Catalogue No: 813
  • Perforation Type/Size: Comb 14:14.50
  • Size: 46.00 x 27.50 mm
  • Face Value: 1.2 Lei
  • Quantity Printed: 100,000

FIRST DAY COVERS (FDC) AND CANCELLATIONS (POSTMARKS)


Cachet: Maria Bieşu (1935-2012). Opera Singer
№ 813 FDC | Maria Bieşu (1935-2012). Opera Singer

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