|On 23 May 2008, the Post Office of Moldova (Poșta Moldovei) issued a series of postage stamps with the title 150th Anniversary of the «Cap de Bour» Stamps of the Moldavian Principality. 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
The Moldavian Bull's Heads (Romanian: capul de bour, lit. 'aurochs' head') are the first Romanian postage stamps, sold by Moldavia from July to October 1858. Released in four values, these stamps are renowned for their rarity. The second and third Romanian issues also feature the head of the aurochs, symbol of Moldavia—the former on its own and the latter, printed after the Union of the Principalities, alongside a representation of Wallachia. Read more..
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Reproduction of the «ПОРТО СКРИСОРИ» 27 and 54 (para) Stamps of 1858
Reproduction of the «ПОРТО СКРИСОРИ» 81 and 108 (para) Stamps of 1858
FIRST DAY COVERS (FDC) AND CANCELLATIONS (POSTMARKS)
140th Anniversary of the Moldavian «Cap de Bour» Stamps