Tuesday, August 12, 2014

20140808 - GREECE

Code: GRE-2014-01
Release Date: August 08, 2014
Postal Authority: Helenic Post
Title: Tourism 2014
Format: Serie of 3 stamps.  Issued in Booklets of 10 stamps with the same design
Currency: Permanent Value
Service: Standard Mail Overseas lowest weight

Ágios Nikólaos (E-4744)
RHODES - Greece

This stamp is issued in a booklet of 10

Original cover of booklet "Visit Rhodes"

Hellenic Post personalizes the cover of the booklets.  You will find these stamps in booklets with different covers. A tool of marketing for hotels and other companies related with tourism.

***Update May 28, 2015***
The booklet is not the only format that these stamps were released apparently.  A smaller and gummed version of the stamp can be seen in this Cover from the collection of Klaus Huelse.

Thanks Krugermeyer for the alert on this issue.
Thanks Klaus for the image of the FDC

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