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Catalogue: Special Commemorative Cancellations 2019
World Poetry Day 2019

World Poetry Day 2019
Wikipedia: World Poetry Day 2019

World Poetry Day is celebrated on 21 March, and was declared by UNESCO (the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) in 1999. Its purpose is to promote the reading, writing, publishing and teaching of poetry throughout the world and, as the original UNESCO declaration says, to "give fresh recognition and impetus to national, regional and international poetry movements".  Read more..

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Unless I am mistaken, this is the very first time the Post of Moldova has put into circulation a postmark dedicated to this World Poetry Day ("Ziua Internaţională a Poeziei") ... This may seem surprising in a country where poetry and poets have so much influence on culture and tradition. But I suppose that the Post of Moldova wished to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the proclamation by UNESCO of this World Poetry Day, celebrated every year on March 21st (which is also the International Day of Forests). This World Poetry Day aims to support linguistic diversity through poetic expression and to increase the opportunity for endangered languages to be heard.. Read more..
Original Date of Issue Original Date of Issue: March 21, 2019 Theme Theme: Arts, Culture and Paintings
Michel Catalogue Nos. Michel Catalogue Nos.: ? Designer Designer: Lilian Iațco
MoldovaStamps Catalogue Nos. MoldovaStamps Catalogue Nos.: CS2019/6 Printer Printer: Unknown
Posta Moldovei Catalogue Nos. Posta Moldovei Catalogue Nos.: SPS 2019/6 Category Category: Special Cancellations
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Michel Catalogue No. ? VALID: Official Issue of the Post Office (Entered Into Postal Circulation)
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. CS2019/6
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. SPS 2019/6
Cancellation Dated From 21/03/2019
Cancellation Dated To  21/03/2019
Euro Value 2.50
Philatelic Status VALID: Official Issue of the Post Office (Entered Into Postal Circulation)

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