Τετάρτη, 20 Μαΐου 2020

The Anniversary Events commemorative set of stamps (part 1) to be issued by Hellenic Post on 21 May 2020 honours:

The 100th anniversary of the Athens University of Economics and Business. Founded by Eleftherios Venizelos, it is the oldest university in Greece in its field, connecting education with the economy, society and the market.

The 100th anniversary of the Agricultural University of Athens. Founded by Eleftherios Venizelos, it was Greece’s first higher education institution in this academic discipline, and has played a key role in addressing complex issues in the field of rural affairs.

 

The 50th anniversary of the Military Academy of Combat Support Officers. The Academy provides a balance of academic education and military training for permanent officers in order to meet the needs of the three branches of the Greek armed forces in terms of healthcare, finance and legal advice.

 

The 100th anniversary of the Historical Archive of Crete. The purpose of this regional department of the General State Archives is to collect, inspect, preserve, classify and index archival material from the whole of Crete, with the ultimate goal of making the entire archive available to the public and academic researchers.

 

CATEGORY

DESIGN

QUANTITIES

0,10 €

100 YEARS HISTORICAL ARCHIVE OF CRETE

1.500.000

0,90 €

100 YEARS AGRICULTURAL UNIVERSITY OF ATHENS

2.000.000

1,00 €

100 YEARS ATHENS UNIVERSITY OF ECONOMICS AND BUSINESS

2.000.000

2,00 €

50 YEARS HELLENIC MILITARY ACADEMY OF COMBAT SUPPORT OFFICERS

2.000.000

 

 

DIMENSIONS : 30 X 42 mm in sheets of 25

DESIGN -ADAPTATION : Theano Venieri

PRINTING METHOD : Multicolored (OFFSET)

PRINTERS : «VERIDOS MATSOUKIS S.A. SECURITY PRINTING»

CIRCULATION-SALES : This set circulates on May 21st 2020, and will be available at the Hellenic post offices through May 20th 2021, unless previously sold out. Complete sets will be available at the local Hellenic Post Offices and at the Central Philatelic Office until their withdrawal, unless previously sold out.

 

Also available:

1ILLUSTRATED FIRST DAY COVERS (4.000 pieces)

They have a design related to the subject of the Series. Available at a charge of 6,00 € per piece.

 

2. SET ALBUMS (500 numbered pieces)

Available at a charge of 15,00 €.

 

 

All philatelic products will be available at the Central Philatelic Office (5 Lykourgou str. & Apellou, 100 38 Athens), and at the Post Offices until sold out, except the F.D.C., which will be withdrawn on May 20th 2021.

 

Collectors will be able to have items franked at the Direction of Philately with the special First Day Commemorative Postmark, providing they have affixed to them stamps of minimum value 0,90 €.