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PROTECTED FLOWERS FROM ROMANIA

Wanting to support the efforts for protect the environment, part of the national wealth, which must be preserved for future generations, Romfilatelia introduces into circulation, on Wednesday, August 19th, 2020, the postage stamps issue Protected flowers from Romania. On the stamp with the face value of Lei 1.90 is illustrated Alpine snowbell or Blue moonwor (Soldanella oreodoxa). The Soldanella (Primulaceae) genus is characterized by…

LITTLE OWLS

Romfilatelia proposes to collectors a new philatelic topic dedicated to Fauna, through the postage stamps issue Little Owls, which will enter into circulation on Wednesday, August 12th, 2020. Little owls are part of the Strigidae family, that includes about 130 species of birds spread almost worldwide. It has various adaptations and unlike birds of prey, the birds in the Strigiformes order do not have…

ORCHIDS

Romfilatelia continues the series of topics dedicated to Flora, through the postage stamps issue Orchids, which will be introduced into circulation on Thursday, August 6th, 2020. Graceful shapes and beautiful colours, exotic presences, that is what we think of when we hear about orchids. The species presented in this philatelic issue can be found on the Romanian territory. On the stamp with the face…

LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN, 250TH ANNIVERSARY OF HIS BIRTH

Romfilatelia continuă seria tematicilor dedicate aniversărilor culturale cu o emisiune de mărci poștale consacrată muzicii clasice – Ludwig van Beethoven, 250 de ani de la naștere, care va intra în circulație marți, 28 iulie 2020. Unul dintre cei mai mari compozitori ai lumii din toate timpurile, Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) a fost un muzician talentat și un luptător deopotrivă, capodoperele sale fiind realizate după…

NATIONAL THEATRE OF IASI, 180 YEARS

Romfilatelia proposes to collectors a new topic dedicated to cultural anniversaries, through the postage stamps issue National Theatre of Iasi, 180 years, which will enter into circulation on Tuesday, July 21th, 2020. A city promoting culture and personalities of great value, Iasi hosted the first theatrical events, starting with 1816, year when the exceptional scholar Gheorghe Asachi organised a first performance with the pastoral…

ROMANIAN POSTAGE STAMP DAY THE UNIFORMS OF THE ROMANIAN ROYALTY (II)

Romfilatelia continues the series of topics dedicated to the monarchy, with the postage stamps issue The Uniforms of the Romanian Royalty (II), which will enter into circulation on Wednesday, July 15th, 2020, on the occasion of the Romanian Postage Stamp Day. All four Kings of Romania wore the military uniform for clothing, as a symbol of the monarchy’s authority. King Carol I (1839-1914), illustrated…

LEOPARD-TYPE ANIMALS

Romfilatelia introduces into circulation on Thursday, July 2nd, 2020, the postage stamps issue Leopard-type animals, a premiere topic dedicated to Fauna. The physical appearance of the leopard-type animals is due to colour disaggregation, a widely spread form of camouflage encountered in many groups of animals, from invertebrates up to vertebrates. It relies on the glow of lights, colours and the extremely varied patterns leading…

FOLK WEDDING CLOTHING (I)

Romfilatelia continues the series of philatelic topics dedicated to the folk costumes, through the postage stamps issue Folk wedding clothing (I), which will enter into circulation on Wednesday, June 24th, 2020. In the first part dedicated to this topic, folk wedding clothing are presented, in pairs, from the areas of Bucovina, Oas, Vlasca and Banat. The traditional garment is primarily an element of material…

INSTITUTE OF SPELEOLOGY “EMIL RACOVITA”, A CENTURY OF RESEARCH

In order to honour the centenary of a famous Institute under the aegis of the Romanian Academy, Romfilatelia introduces into circulation on Thursday, June 18th, 2020, the postage stamps issue entitled Institute of Speleology “Emil Racovita”, a century of research. The  Institute of Speleology “Emil Racovita”, the first of its kind in the world, owes its existence to the genius of the great scientist…

MIHAI EMINESCU, POET OF THE ROMANIAN NATION’S FAITH

Romfilatelia continues the series of anniversary philatelic events dedicated to the Romanian national poet, born 170 years ago, by introducing into circulation, on Monday, June 15th, 2020, of the postage stamps issue Mihai Eminescu, poet of the Romanian nation’s faith. The amplitude of Christian poet is defined by the very personal beliefs of the greatest poet of the Romanian nation, expressed in a historical…