№ 551 (4.50 Lei) Chessboard, Chess Pieces and the Official Emblem of the Tournament

Chessboard, Chess Pieces and the Official Emblem of the Tournament

Wikipedia: Chessboard, Chess Pieces and the Official Emblem of the Tournament
The 37th Chess Olympiad, organized by FIDE and comprising an open and a women`s tournament, as well as several other events designed to promote the game of chess, took place between May 20 and June 4, 2006, in Turin, Italy. There were 148 teams in the open event and 103 in the women`s event. In total, 1307 players were registered.  Read more..

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Variety:  Standard Series
Michel Catalogue No. Michel Catalogue No. 551
Yvert & Tellier Catalogue No. Yvert & Tellier © Catalogue No. 476
MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. MoldovaStamps Catalogue No. 551
Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. Posta Moldovei Catalogue No. 578
UPU WNS Number UPU WNS Number Links MD017.06
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
Perforation Size Perforation Size 14:14½
Print Process Print Process Offset Lithography
Size (mm) Size (mm) 46.00 x 27.50
Original Face Value Face Value 4.50 Lei
Applicable Postal Rate Applicable Postal Rate 4.50 Lei (15.10.2005-31.8.2009) Letters/International/Other Countries/Surface Mail/Unregistered
Quantity Printed Quantity Printed 50,000
Rarity Rarity Common
Euro Value (Mint) Euro Value (Mint) 1.50
Euro Value (Used) Euro Value (Used) 1.50
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 № 551 Kb
Booklets Containing this Stamp Booklets Containing this Stamp Links -
First Day Covers Bearing this Stamp First Day Covers Bearing this Stamp Links № 551 FDC
Maximum Cards Bearing this Stamp Maximum Cards Bearing this Stamp Links № 551 MC1
№ 551 MC2
 

 

Catalogue: Stamp Issues & Related Items 2006 Catalogue of the Postage Stamps of the Republic of Moldova
Issue:  The 37th Chess Olympiad, Turin 2006

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