|On 27 October 2008, the Post Office of Moldova (Poșta Moldovei) issued a series of postage stamps with the title The Cantemir Dynasty. The issue comprises two stamps, one on a souvenir sheet, with associated cancellation (postmark) and first day cover (FDC). The designer was Alexei Colabneac. The printing was performed by Tipografia Centrală, Chişinău.|
Prince Antiokh Cantemir (1708-1744). Writer and Diplomat
Prince Antiokh Dmitrievich Kantemir (Антиох Дмитриевич Кантемир in Russian, Antioh Cantemir in Romanian, Dimitri Kantemiroğlu in Turkish, Antioche Cantemir in French; 8 September 1708 – 31 March 1744) was a Moldavian-born Russian Enlightenment man of letters and diplomat. Read more..This article uses material from the Wikipedia article 'Antiochus_Kantemir', which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.
Dimitrie Cantemir (1673-1723). Prince of Moldavia
Dimitrie Cantemir (Romanian: [diˈmitri.e kanteˈmir]; 1673–1723) was twice Prince of Moldavia (in March–April 1693 and in 1710–1711). He was also a prolific man of letters – philosopher, historian, composer, musicologist, linguist, ethnographer, and geographer. Read more..This article uses material from the Wikipedia article 'Dimitrie_Cantemir', which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.
FIRST DAY COVERS (FDC) AND CANCELLATIONS (POSTMARKS)
Princes of Moldavia (II)
Princes of Moldavia (IV)
Year of Dimitrie Cantemir