|On 20 May 2005, the Post Office of Moldova (Poșta Moldovei) issued a series of postage stamps with the title EUROPA 2005 - Gastronomy. The issue comprises two stamps, with associated cancellation (postmark) and first day cover (FDC). The designer was Vitalie Roşca. The printing was performed by Tipografia Centrală, Chişinău.|
ABOUT THE THEME
Europa stamps are special stamps issued by European postal administrations/enterprises under the aegis of PostEurop in which Europe is the central theme. EUROPA stamps underlines cooperation in the posts domain, taking into account promotion of philately. They also build awareness of the common roots, culture and history of Europe and its common goals. As such, EUROPA stamp issues are among the most collected and most popular stamps in the world. Read more..
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Polenta, Sheep Cheese and Crackling
FIRST DAY COVERS (FDC) AND CANCELLATIONS (POSTMARKS)