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Catalogue: Stamp Issues & Related Items 2011

60th Anniversary of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

Wikipedia: 60th Anniversary of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), also known as the UN Refugee Agency, is a United Nations agency mandated to protect and support refugees at the request of a government or the UN itself and assists in their voluntary repatriation, local integration or resettlement to a third country. Its headquarters are in Geneva, Switzerland and is a member of the United Nations Development Group. The UNHCR has won two Nobel Peace Prizes, once in 1954 and again in 1981.  Read more..

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The Post of Moldova is the only postal administration in the world to commemorate this year the 60th anniversary of the creation of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). A special stamp (L 1.20) has indeed been issued on November 25, 2011, featuring two hands protecting a group of refugees, with the logo of the UN refugee agency at the top. It is that stamp that appears on the nice official FDC below (print run : 300 only !), designed by Vitalie Roşca, with a FDC cancellation of Chişinău. Read more..
Original Date of Issue Original Date of Issue: November 25, 2011 Theme Theme: International Organizations
Michel Catalogue Nos. Michel Catalogue Nos.: 776 Designer Designer: Vitalie Roşca
MoldovaStamps Catalogue Nos. MoldovaStamps Catalogue Nos.: 776 Printer Printer: Nova Imprim, Chişinău
Posta Moldovei Catalogue Nos. Posta Moldovei Catalogue Nos.: 803 Category Category: Stamps & Related Materials
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Stamps for this Issue

Variety: Standard Series

UNHCR Logo and Motif
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1.20 Lei
UNHCR Logo and Motif
№ 776

Set Price (1v): MINT: €0.30 | USED: €0.30

Se-Tenant Items for this Issue

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Sheets for this Issue

Variety: Standard Series
№ 776 Kb - 60th Anniversary of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees 2011

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Minisheet: UNHCR Logo and Motif
Michel Catalogue No. 776 Kb Euro Value (Mint) 3.00
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. 776 Kb Euro Value (Used) 3.00
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. CM 803    
Philatelic Status VALID: Official Issue of the Post Office (Entered Into Postal Circulation)

Booklets for this Issue

There were no Booklets for this Issue

First Day Covers (FDCs) for this Issue

№ 776 FDC1 - 60th Anniversary of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees 2011

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First Day Cover Cachet: UNHCR Logo VALID: Official Issue of the Post Office (Entered Into Postal Circulation)
Michel Catalogue No. 776 FDC Euro Value (Unaddressed) 1.20
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. 776 FDC1 Euro Value (Addressed) 1.00
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. PPZ 264    
Philatelic Status VALID: Official Issue of the Post Office (Entered Into Postal Circulation)
№ 776 FDC2 - 60th Anniversary of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees 2011

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First Day Cover Cachet: UNHCR Motif VALID: Private Production (Legally Compliant)
Michel Catalogue No. ? Euro Value (Unaddressed) 10.00
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. 776 FDC2 Euro Value (Addressed) 10.00
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. ?    
Philatelic Status VALID: Private Production (Legally Compliant)
№ 776 FDC3 - 60th Anniversary of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees 2011

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First Day Cover Cachet: UNHCR Motif VALID: Private Production (Legally Compliant)
Michel Catalogue No. ? Euro Value (Unaddressed) 12.00
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. 776 FDC3 Euro Value (Addressed) 12.00
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. ?    
Philatelic Status VALID: Private Production (Legally Compliant)

Maximum Cards (MCs) for this Issue

№ 776 MC - 60th Anniversary of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees 2011 UNHCR Logo and Motif First Day Cancellation | 60th Anniversary of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
VALID: Private Production (Legally Compliant) UNHCR Motif
First Day Cancellation
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. 776 MC
Cancellation Type First Day Cancellation
Philatelic Status VALID: Private Production (Legally Compliant)
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First Day Cancellations (Postmarks) for this Issue

№ CF266 - 60th Anniversary of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees 2011

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Michel Catalogue No. ?    
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. CF266    
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. SPZ 266    
Philatelic Status VALID: Official Issue of the Post Office (Entered Into Postal Circulation)

 

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