Greece 1942 Airmail - Greek Mythology

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue date : 15th August 1942
  • six values
  • Designed by :
  • Printed by :
  • Print process : lithography
  • Perforations : 12½

Air Mail stamps. Mythological Figures representing Winds[edit]


2dr ~ Boreas, the north wind (emerald and pale green)
5dr ~ Notos, the south wind (orange)
10dr ~ Apiliotis, the east wind (red brown and orange brown)
20dr ~ Lips, the south west wind (ultramarine and pale blue)
25dr ~ Zephyr, the west wind (red orange and pale orange)
50dr ~ Kekias, the north east wind (grey black and blue grey)

2d
5d
10d
20d
25d
50d
  • Notes: the 10dr, 25dr and 50dr were re-issued in different colours on 15th September 1943

along with new denominations 100dr, 200dr & 400dr