Croatia 2013 Great Peasants Revolt of 1573

From Stamps of the World
  • Issue date: 11th October
  • one value in a miniature sheet
  • Designed by:
  • Printed by: ZRINSKI dd Cakovec, Croatia, in sheets of 16
  • Print process: lithography
  • stamp format height 30mm x width 35mm. Miniature sheet format height 73mm x width 111mm
  • Perforations: 14 x 14

440th anniversary of the Peasants’ Revolt


Miniature sheet 11.00K ~ monument to the Peasants’ Revolt by Antun Augustinčić, at Gornja Stubica
Border: battle scene (detail of relief)
Notes: the revolt, led by Matija Gubec, originated in manor of the landlord Franjo Tahy in Stubica, January 1573 (reputedly the biggest peasants revolt in Europe to that time). It was brutally put down in a series of battles (5th – 9th February)

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