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Europa 2023 3.16 Stamp

Price Set: £3.16
Europa 2023 3.16 Stamp

Europa 2023 3.16 Stamp (view technical specs)

EUROPA stamps are special stamps issued by European postal administrations. They bear the official EUROPA logo, a PostEurop registered trademark under the aegis of PostEurop in which Europe is the central theme. EUROPA stamp issues are among the most collected and most popular stamps in the world and have been issued for over 60 years. Every year a new theme is assigned by PostEurop and all participating countries issue stamps with their own interpretation of the theme. The theme for 2023 is ‘Peace - the highest value of humanity.’ 

Peace is a concept of societal friendship and harmony in the absence of hostility and violence. In a social sense, peace is commonly used to mean a lack of conflict (such as war) and freedom from fear of violence between individuals or groups.Throughout history, leaders have used peacemaking and diplomacy to establish a type of behavioral restraint that has resulted in the establishment of regional peace or economic growth through various forms of agreements or peace treaties. Such behavioral restraint has often resulted in the reduced conflict, greater economic interactivity, and consequently substantial prosperity. 

Technical Specs

Design:Stephen Perera
Illustration / Photography:Stephen Perera, Linda Bos & Runa Egilsdottir
Printer:Bpost Security Printing
Process:Offset Lithography
Colours:4 Colours
Stamp size:40 x 30mm
Issue date:2023-03-30
Stamp Values:1.96, 3.16