Turkey 2005 Mosaics uncovered at ancient Zeugma

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue date: 5th July 2005
  • four values
  • Designed by: Incilay Yurdakul
  • Printed by: Ajans-Türk, Ankara
  • Print process: lithography
  • stamp format: height 26mm x width 41mm
  • Perforations: 13 x 13


Roman 2nd-3rd century Mosaics uncovered at Zeugma, city on the Euphrates (now Gazientep)

60k King Akheloos holding Cornucopia
70k Oceanos and Tethys
70k the identity of Achilles is revealed
80k face of Menad (female dancer)