Date of Issue: 30 October 2008
€ 0,60: "Madonna and Child Enthroned with Two Angels" by Lorenzo di Credi, housed at the offices of Banco di Brescia
€ 2,80: Christmas Wreath
Comment: Because the € 2.80 stamp has used lithography on sheets laminated in gold, with 2 grams of pure gold per square metre. Could you figure out how much pure gold is there on this single stamp (30mm x 40mm)? lol
2009 Christmas FDCs:
Estonia, Israel, Lithuania.
2008 Christmas FDCs:
Canada: The Nativity, Canada: Winter Fun, Estonia, Italy, Lithuania.
2007 Christmas FDCs:
Estonia, Finland, Hong Kong, Japan, Lithuania, Ukraine, Vatican.
Thursday, November 13, 2008