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Catalogue: Special Commemorative Cancellations 2018
Soroca Fortress - 475th Anniversary 2018

Soroca Fortress - 475th Anniversary 2018
Wikipedia: Soroca Fortress - 475th Anniversary 2018

Soroca Fortress (Romanian: Cetatea Soroca) is a historic fort in the Republic of Moldova, in the modern-day city of Soroca.  Read more..

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The city of Soroca, located 160 km north of Chişinău, was founded in 1420 at a place where there was a custom house between Moldova and Ukraine. In 1499, under the orders of the voivode Stephen the Great and the Saint (1457-1504), at the place of an ancient fortress called Alciona, was built a wooden fortress surrounded by bastions. Between 1543 and 1546, Petru Rareş, son of Stephen the Great, rebuilt the fortress, with a circular shape, using craftsmen from Transylvania, good connoisseurs of the architecture of the fortifications of the time of the Renaissance... Read more..
Original Date of Issue Original Date of Issue: August 2, 2018 Theme Theme: Buildings and Architecture
Michel Catalogue Nos. Michel Catalogue Nos.: ? Designer Designer: Lilian Iațco
MoldovaStamps Catalogue Nos. MoldovaStamps Catalogue Nos.: CS2018/17 Printer Printer: Unknown
Posta Moldovei Catalogue Nos. Posta Moldovei Catalogue Nos.: SPS 2018/17 Category Category: Special Cancellations
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Soroca Fortress - 475th Anniversary 2018

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Michel Catalogue No. ? VALID: Official Issue of the Post Office (Entered Into Postal Circulation)
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. CS2018/17
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. SPS 2018/17
Cancellation Dated From 02/08/2018
Cancellation Dated To  02/08/2018
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Philatelic Status VALID: Official Issue of the Post Office (Entered Into Postal Circulation)

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№ 1054 MC3 - Soroca Fortress (1499) Soroca Fortress (1499) Special Commemorative Cancellation | Soroca Fortress - 475th Anniversary 2018
VALID: Private Production (Legally Compliant) Soroca Fortress (1499)
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MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. 1054 MC3
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