Romania 1957 Ovid

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  • Issue Date : 20 September 1957
  • Designed by : S. Zainea
  • Printed by : Fabrica de Timbre, Bucharest
  • Print Process : Photogravure
  • Perforations : 13½


2000th anniversary of the birth of the Roman poet Publius Ovidius Naso. Sulmo is the Roman city where he was born, and Tomis (modern Constanța in Romania) is the Black Sea coastal city to which he was exiled and where he died.

1.75 lei violet blue
Statue of Ovid