Saturday, October 23, 2010

Old but New - Ireland 1957


From Éire, year 1957. Born in Ireland, William Brown (or Guillermo Brown) was the creator and the first admiral of the Argentine´s Navy. This two stamps was released to honor the centenary of his dead.  Over his left shoulder appear the figure of the Fastnet Rock lighthouse from Ireland.

Catalogue: S 161/162    Y 132/133

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