№ 699 (1.00 Lei) House Sparrow (Passer Domesticus)

House Sparrow (Passer Domesticus)

Wikipedia: House Sparrow (Passer Domesticus)
The House Sparrow (Passer domesticus) is a bird of the sparrow family Passeridae, found in most parts of the world. A small bird, it has a typical length of 16 cm (6.3 in) and a weight of 24–39.5 g (0.85–1.39 oz). Females and young birds are coloured pale brown and grey, and males have brighter black, white, and brown markings. One of about 25 species in the genus Passer, the House Sparrow is native to most of Europe, the Mediterranean region, and much of Asia. Its intentional or accidental introductions to many regions, including parts of Australia, Africa, and the Americas, make it the most widely distributed wild bird.  Read more..

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Variety:  Standard Series
Michel Catalogue No. Michel Catalogue No. 699
Yvert & Tellier Catalogue No. Yvert & Tellier © Catalogue No. 612
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. 699
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. 726
UPU WNS Number UPU WNS Number Links MD016.10
Stamp Type Stamp Type Commemorative
Philatelic Status Philatelic Status VALID: Official Issue of the Post Office (Entered Into Postal Circulation)
Paper Type Paper Type Coated (Glossy)
UV Luminescence UV Luminescence Luminescent: Both Sides - Intense
Gum Gum Gummed
Colour Colour Multicoloured
Perforation Type Perforation Type Comb Syncopated
Perforation Size Perforation Size 13
Print Process Print Process Offset Lithography
Size (mm) Size (mm) 34.00 x 34.00
Original Face Value Face Value 1.00 Lei
Applicable Postal Rate Applicable Postal Rate ?
Quantity Printed Quantity Printed 80,000
Rarity Rarity Common
Euro Value (Mint) Euro Value (Mint) 0.25
Euro Value (Used) Euro Value (Used) 0.25
FIP Status FIP Status Compliant
Se-Tenant Items Containing this Stamp Se-Tenant Items Containing this Stamp Links -
Sheets for this Stamp Sheets Links Minisheet № 699 Kb
Booklets Containing this Stamp Booklets Containing this Stamp Links -
First Day Covers Bearing this Stamp First Day Covers Bearing this Stamp Links № 698-701 FDC
Maximum Cards Bearing this Stamp Maximum Cards Bearing this Stamp Links № 699 MC1
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Catalogue: Stamp Issues & Related Items 2010 Catalogue of the Postage Stamps of the Republic of Moldova
Issue:  Birds (III)

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