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Catalogue: Stamp Issues & Related Items 1992
500th Anniversary of the Discovery of America by Christopher Columbus

500th Anniversary of the Discovery of America by Christopher Columbus

Wikipedia: 500th Anniversary of the Discovery of America by Christopher Columbus
Christopher Columbus (Italian: Cristoforo Colombo; Spanish: Cristóbal Colón; Portuguese: Cristóvão Colombo; (born between October 31, 1450 and October 30, 1451 – 20 May 1506) was an Italian explorer, navigator, and colonizer, born in the Republic of Genoa (Italy). Under the auspices of the Catholic Monarchs of Spain, he completed four voyages across the Atlantic Ocean that led to general European awareness of the American continents. Those voyages, and his efforts to establish permanent settlements on the island of Hispaniola, initiated the Spanish colonization of the New World.  Read more..

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Original Date of Issue Original Date of Issue: December 26, 1992 Theme Theme: Ships
Michel Catalogue Nos. Michel Catalogue Nos.: 46-49 Designer Designer: Pál Varga
MoldovaStamps Catalogue Nos. MoldovaStamps Catalogue Nos.: 46-49 Printer Printer: Hungarian State Printers, Budapest
Posta Moldovei Catalogue Nos. Posta Moldovei Catalogue Nos.: 46-49 Category Category: Stamps & Related Materials
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Stamps for this Issue

Variety: Standard Series

Galleon
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1.00 Rubles
Galleon
MS 46 • Mi 46

Carrack
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6.00 Rubles
Carrack
MS 47 • Mi 47

Caravel
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6.00 Rubles
Caravel
MS 48 • Mi 48

Christopher Columbus
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25.00 Rubles
Christopher Columbus
MS 49 • Mi 49

Set Price (3v): MINT: €0.30 | USED: €0.30

Block (Souvenir Sheet) Items Set Price (1v): MINT: €2.00 | USED: €1.00

Variety: Proofs (Imperforate)

Galleon
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1.00 Rubles
Galleon
MS 46P • Mi ?

Set Price (1v): MINT: €100.00 | USED: €0.00

Se-Tenant Items for this Issue

Variety: Standard Series
№ 47-48Zd - 500th Anniversary of the Discovery of America by Christopher Columbus 1992

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Se-Tenant Pair (Horizontal)
№47+№48
Michel Catalogue No. 47-48Zd Euro Value (Mint) 0.20
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. 47-48Zd Euro Value (Used) 0.20
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. 47-48    
Philatelic Status VALID: Official Issue of the Post Office (Entered Into Postal Circulation)
Variety: Proofs (Imperforate)
№ 47P-48P ZdP - 500th Anniversary of the Discovery of America by Christopher Columbus 1992

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Se-Tenant Pair (Horizontal)
№47+№48
Michel Catalogue No. ? Euro Value (Mint) 250.00
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. 47P-48P ZdP Euro Value (Used) 0.00
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. ?    
Philatelic Status VALID: Product of the Post Office (Never Entered Into Postal Circulation)

Sheets for this Issue

Variety: Standard Series
№ Block 3 (49) - 500th Anniversary of the Discovery of America by Christopher Columbus 1992

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Block (Souvenir Sheet): Christopher Columbus, Ships and Map
Michel Catalogue No. Block 3 (49) Euro Value (Mint) 2.00
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. Block 3 (49) Euro Value (Used) 1.00
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. Colita 2    
Philatelic Status VALID: Official Issue of the Post Office (Entered Into Postal Circulation)
№ 47-48Zd Kb - 500th Anniversary of the Discovery of America by Christopher Columbus 1992

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Minisheet: Carrack and Caravel
Michel Catalogue No. 47-48Zd Kb Euro Value (Mint) 2.00
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. 47-48Zd Kb Euro Value (Used) 2.00
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. CM 47-48    
Philatelic Status VALID: Official Issue of the Post Office (Entered Into Postal Circulation)
№ 46 FS - 500th Anniversary of the Discovery of America by Christopher Columbus 1992

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Full Sheet: Galleon
Michel Catalogue No. ? Euro Value (Mint) 25.00
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. 46 FS Euro Value (Used) 25.00
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. ?    
Philatelic Status VALID: Official Issue of the Post Office (Entered Into Postal Circulation)
Variety: Proofs (Imperforate)
№ Block 3P (49P) - 500th Anniversary of the Discovery of America by Christopher Columbus 1992

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Block (Souvenir Sheet): Christopher Columbus
Michel Catalogue No. ? Euro Value (Mint) 400.00
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. Block 3P (49P) Euro Value (Used) 0.00
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. ?    
Philatelic Status VALID: Product of the Post Office (Never Entered Into Postal Circulation)

Booklets for this Issue

There were no Booklets for this Issue

First Day Covers (FDCs) for this Issue

№ 46-48 FDC1 - 500th Anniversary of the Discovery of America by Christopher Columbus 1992

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First Day Cover Cachet: Christopher Columbus and Ships VALID: Official Issue of the Post Office (Entered Into Postal Circulation)
Michel Catalogue No. 46-48 FDC Euro Value (Unaddressed) 3.50
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. 46-48 FDC1 Euro Value (Addressed) 3.00
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. PPZ 15    
Philatelic Status VALID: Official Issue of the Post Office (Entered Into Postal Circulation)
№ Block 3 (49) FDC1 - 500th Anniversary of the Discovery of America by Christopher Columbus 1992

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First Day Cover Cachet: Christopher Columbus and Ships VALID: Official Issue of the Post Office (Entered Into Postal Circulation)
Michel Catalogue No. Block 3 (49) FDC Euro Value (Unaddressed) 4.00
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. Block 3 (49) FDC1 Euro Value (Addressed) 3.50
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. PPZ 16    
Philatelic Status VALID: Official Issue of the Post Office (Entered Into Postal Circulation)
№ 46-48 FDC2a - 500th Anniversary of the Discovery of America by Christopher Columbus 1992

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First Day Cover Cachet: Ships and «Genova 92» Medallion - Text: Black. Drawings: Gold and Blue VALID: Private Production (Legally Compliant)
Michel Catalogue No. ? Euro Value (Unaddressed) 10.00
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. 46-48 FDC2a Euro Value (Addressed) 10.00
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. ?    
Philatelic Status VALID: Private Production (Legally Compliant)
№ 46-48 FDC2b - 500th Anniversary of the Discovery of America by Christopher Columbus 1992

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First Day Cover Cachet: Ships and «Genova 92» Medallion - Text: Red. Drawings: Yellow and Green VALID: Private Production (Legally Compliant)
Michel Catalogue No. ? Euro Value (Unaddressed) 10.00
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. 46-48 FDC2b Euro Value (Addressed) 10.00
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. ?    
Philatelic Status VALID: Private Production (Legally Compliant)
№ Block 3 (49) FDC2a - 500th Anniversary of the Discovery of America by Christopher Columbus 1992

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First Day Cover Cachet: Ships and «Genova 92» Medallion - Text: Black. Drawings: Gold and Blue VALID: Private Production (Legally Compliant)
Michel Catalogue No. ? Euro Value (Unaddressed) 10.00
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. Block 3 (49) FDC2a Euro Value (Addressed) 10.00
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. ?    
Philatelic Status VALID: Private Production (Legally Compliant)
№ Block 3 (49) FDC2b - 500th Anniversary of the Discovery of America by Christopher Columbus 1992

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First Day Cover Cachet: Ships and «Genova 92» Medallion - Text: Red. Drawings: Yellow and Green VALID: Private Production (Legally Compliant)
Michel Catalogue No. ? Euro Value (Unaddressed) 10.00
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. Block 3 (49) FDC2b Euro Value (Addressed) 10.00
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. ?    
Philatelic Status VALID: Private Production (Legally Compliant)

Maximum Cards (MCs) for this Issue

There were no Maximum Cards for this Issue

First Day Cancellations (Postmarks) for this Issue

№ CF19 - 500th Anniversary of the Discovery of America by Christopher Columbus 1992

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Michel Catalogue No. ?    
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. CF19    
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. SPZ 19    
Philatelic Status VALID: Official Issue of the Post Office (Entered Into Postal Circulation)

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