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CULTURAL ANNIVERSARIES 2018 “GEORGE ENESCU” PHILHARMONIC BUCHAREST, 150 YEARS ROMANIAN ATHENAEUM, 130 YEARS “GEORGE ENESCU” FESTIVAL, 60 YEARS

In the Centenary year of the Great Union from 1918, Romfilatelia honors Romania’s cultural values through the postage stamp issue Cultural Anniversaries 2018: “George Enescu” Philharmonic Bucharest, 150 years; Romanian Athenaeum, 130 years; “George Enescu” Festival, 60 years. On the three stamps of the issue are reproduced portraits of personalities who contributed to the greatness of the Romanian classical music: George Enescu (1881-1955), the…

Europa 2018: BRIDGES

Under the title Europa 2018, Romfilatelia introduces into circulation the postage stamp issue Bridges, topic selected for this year by PostEurop, a body of the Universal Postal Union, a specialized agency of the United Nations. The issue consists of two stamps. The first stamp, with a face value of Lei 3.50, illustrates the Bridge of Lies in Sibiu, and on the second one, with…

Romanian Collections: PLATEAUS / TRIVETS (I)

Romfilatelia continues the series of Romanian Collections postage stamp issues, this time with topic Plateaus / Trivets (I). The issue consists of six stamps and an imperforated souvenir sheet, on which trivets, a generic name designating the stands with more than three legs, as well as those with one leg and one base, from the 19 th-20th centuries are represented. These exhibits belonging to…

100 YEARS SINCE THE UNIFICATION OF BESSARABIA WITH ROMANIA

In the year of the Great Union Centenary, Romfilatelia celebrates the return of the Romanians living between the Prut and the Dniester rivers to the borders of the country, on March 27th, 1918, with the postage stamp issue 100 years since the Unification of Bessarabia with Romania. The stamps of the issue illustrate the portraits of three of the personalities who have contributed to…

FOUNDERS OF THE GREAT UNION (I)

In the anniversary year of the 1918 Great Union Centenary, Romfilatelia introduces into circulation the postage stamp issue Founders of the Great Union, part I, which honors the personalities that contributed to the achievement of the Romanians’ most important ideal. The stamp with the face value of Lei 2.50 illustrates Miron Cristea, the first Patriarch of the Romanian Orthodox Church. The portrait of Cardinal…

THE HOLY EASTER 2018

On the Eve of the most important event of Christianity, Romfilatelia introduces into circulation the postage stamp issue The Holy Easter 2018, which commemorates the turning points from the life of Jesus Christ – the Entrance to Jerusalem, the Crucifixion and the Resurrection. Considered the holiday of holidays, the Resurrection brought humanity the hope of salvation and of eternal life, through the sacrifice of…

MADRIGAL CHOIR, 55 YEARS

With the occasion of the 55th anniversary of the “Madrigal – Marin Constantin” National Chamber Choir foundation, Romfilatelia introduces into circulation the postage stamp issue Madrigal Choir, 55 years. On the stamp with the face value of Lei 8 is reproduced the portrait of Marin Constantin (1925-2011), the founder and mentor of the Choir. The “Madrigal – Marin Constantin” National Chamber Choir is an emblem…

THE INFINITY COLUMN, TRIBUTE TO ROMANIAN HEROES

“Go! Embrace the Infinity Column with the palms of the opened hands. Then, lifting your eyes, look at it and you will thus know, indeed, the self of the sky.” Constantin Brancusi (1876-1957) In the Centenary year celebration of the Great Union, as a sign of respect and gratitude for the sacrifice of the World War I soldiers, Romfilatelia introduces in circulation the postage…

“THE ROMANIAN RENAISSANCE” IN PAINTING

With the occasion of the 170th anniversary of the 1848 Revolution, Romfilatelia introduces into circulation the postage stamp issue “The Romanian Renaissance” in painting. On the stamp with the face value of Lei 8, is reproduced the painting The Romanian Renaissance, by Gheorghe Tattarescu. This year marks the 170th anniversary of the 1848 Revolution which represented the cornerstone of Romania’s birth. It was the…

WINTER OLYMPIC GAMES 2018

Romfilatelia is alongside Romanian athletes participating in the 23rd Winter Olympic Games, PyeongChang 2018, by introducing into circulation the postage stamp issue dedicated to this international multi-sport event. The postage stamp issue illustrates four Olympic disciplines. The bobsleigh is depicted on the stamp with the face value of Lei 2.50, the alpine skiing is illustrated on the stamp with the face value of Lei…