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Catalogue: Stamp Issues & Related Items 2018
Months of the Year by Their Traditional Folk Names (II)

Months of the Year by Their Traditional Folk Names (II)

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In the Romanian and Moldovan popular tradition, the calendar has its own names for the months, which appear in certain contexts, for example on the ecclesiastical calendars produced by the Orthodox Church. All these month names are of Latin origin, indicating that their use is prior to the Slavic period (around the 8th century), 6 having their names derived from the characteristics of the months, 5 being derived from the Latin names now used in the Gregorian calendar (however, each of them has a folk etymology and additional meaning) and 1 (December) taking its name from Saint Andrew.. Read more..
Original Date of Issue Original Date of Issue: April 13, 2018 Theme Theme: Traditional Crafts and Costumes
Michel Catalogue Nos. Michel Catalogue Nos.: 1042-1044 Designer Designer: Lilian Iațco
MoldovaStamps Catalogue Nos. MoldovaStamps Catalogue Nos.: 1042-1044 Printer Printer: Nova Imprim, Chişinău
Posta Moldovei Catalogue Nos. Posta Moldovei Catalogue Nos.: 1069-1071 Category Category: Stamps & Related Materials
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Stamps for this Issue

Variety: Standard Series

April (Prier)
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5.75 Lei
April (Prier)
MS 1042 • Mi 1042

May (Florar)
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5.75 Lei
May (Florar)
MS 1043 • Mi 1043

June (Cireșar)
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5.75 Lei
June (Cireșar)
MS 1044 • Mi 1044

Block (Souvenir Sheet) Items Set Price (3v): MINT: €4.35 | USED: €4.35

Se-Tenant Items for this Issue

Variety: Standard Series
№ 1042 Zf - Months of the Year by Their Traditional Folk Names (II) 2018

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Stamp/Label Pair (Vertical)
№1042+LABEL
Michel Catalogue No. 1042 Zf Euro Value (Mint) 1.65
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. 1042 Zf Euro Value (Used) 1.65
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№ 1044 Zf - Months of the Year by Their Traditional Folk Names (II) 2018

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Stamp/Label Pair (Horizontal)
№1044+LABEL
Michel Catalogue No. 1044 Zf Euro Value (Mint) 1.65
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. 1044 Zf Euro Value (Used) 1.65
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. ?    
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№ 1042-1043 Zd - Months of the Year by Their Traditional Folk Names (II) 2018

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№1043+№1042
Michel Catalogue No. 1042-1043 Zd Euro Value (Mint) 2.90
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. 1042-1043 Zd Euro Value (Used) 2.90
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. ?    
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№ 1042-1044 Zd - Months of the Year by Their Traditional Folk Names (II) 2018

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Se-Tenant Block
№1043+№1042+№1044+LABEL
Michel Catalogue No. 1042-1044 Zd Euro Value (Mint) 4.55
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. 1042-1044 Zd Euro Value (Used) 4.55
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. ?    
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Sheets for this Issue

Variety: Standard Series
№ Block 80 (1042-1044) - Months of the Year by Their Traditional Folk Names (II) 2018

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Block (Souvenir Sheet): Collective Sheet
Michel Catalogue No. Block 80 (1042-1044) Euro Value (Mint) 4.55
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. Block 80 (1042-1044) Euro Value (Used) 4.55
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. CM 1069-1071    
Official Status VALID: Official Issue of the Post Office (Entered Into Postal Circulation)

Booklets for this Issue

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First Day Covers (FDCs) for this Issue

№ Block 80 (1042-1044) FDC - Months of the Year by Their Traditional Folk Names (II) 2018

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Michel Catalogue No. Block 80 (1042-1044) FDC Euro Value (Unaddressed) 9.00
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. Block 80 (1042-1044) FDC Euro Value (Addressed) 8.50
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. ?    
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Maximum Cards (MCs) for this Issue

№ 1042 MC1 - Months of the Year by Their Traditional Folk Names (II) 2018 April (Prier) First Day Cancellation | Months of the Year by Their Traditional Folk Names (II)
VALID: Private Production (Legally Compliant) April (Prier)
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MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. 1042 MC1
Cancellation Type First Day Cancellation
Official Status VALID: Private Production (Legally Compliant)
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№ 1043 MC1 - Months of the Year by Their Traditional Folk Names (II) 2018 May (Florar) First Day Cancellation | Months of the Year by Their Traditional Folk Names (II)
VALID: Private Production (Legally Compliant) May (Florar)
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MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. 1043 MC1
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№ 1044 MC1 - Months of the Year by Their Traditional Folk Names (II) 2018 June (Cireșar) First Day Cancellation | Months of the Year by Their Traditional Folk Names (II)
VALID: Private Production (Legally Compliant) June (Cireșar)
First Day Cancellation
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. 1044 MC1
Cancellation Type First Day Cancellation
Official Status VALID: Private Production (Legally Compliant)
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First Day Cancellations (Postmarks) for this Issue

№ CF374 - Months of the Year by Their Traditional Folk Names (II) 2018

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Michel Catalogue No. ?    
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. CF374    
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. SPZ 374    
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