№ 14 (0.50 Rubles) European Bee-Eater
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European Bee-Eater

Wikipedia: European Bee-Eater
The European Bee-eater (Merops apiaster) is a near passerine bird in the bee-eater family Meropidae. It breeds in southern Europe and in parts of north Africa and western Asia. It is strongly migratory, wintering in tropical Africa, India and Sri Lanka. This species occurs as a spring overshoot north of its range, with occasional breeding in northwest Europe.  Read more..

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Variety:  Standard Series
Michel Catalogue No. Michel Catalogue No. 14
Yvert & Tellier Catalogue No. Yvert & Tellier © Catalogue No. 10
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. 14
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. 16
Stamp Type Stamp Type Definitive
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 Unknown/Untested
Gum Gum Gummed
Colour Colour Multicoloured
Perforation Type Perforation Type Comb
Perforation Size Perforation Size 13¾:14
Print Process Print Process Offset Lithography
Size (mm) Size (mm) 22.00 x 33.00
Original Face Value Face Value 0.50 Rubles
Applicable Postal Rate Applicable Postal Rate 0.50 Rubles (1.7.1992-31.12.1992) Postcards/Domestic/Moldova/Surface Mail/Unregistered
Re-Issue Date Re-Issue Date February 1, 2006
Re-Issue Face Value Re-Issue Face Value 0.50 Lei
Quantity Printed Quantity Printed 1,000,000
Rarity Rarity Less 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 Full Sheet № 14 FS
Booklets Containing this Stamp Booklets Containing this Stamp Links -
First Day Covers Bearing this Stamp First Day Covers Bearing this Stamp Links № 14 FDC
№ 14-16-19 FDC1
№ 14-16-19 FDC2
№ 14-16-19 FDC3
Maximum Cards Bearing this Stamp Maximum Cards Bearing this Stamp Links № 14 MC


Catalogue: Stamp Issues & Related Items 1992 Catalogue of the Postage Stamps of the Republic of Moldova
Issue:  Birds (I)

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