Saturday, May 7

Greece 2022


Date of Issue: 12th May 2022

two stamps se-tenant (2.- & 4.50 €)

both stamps are also issued in one booklet of 4 stamps (2 of each) - the stamps from the booklet haven't a perforation on two sides

Orpheus' Death -  Orpheus, during the end of his life, worshipped no gods except the sun, whom he called Apollo. One day, he went to pay tribute to the sun near the oracle of Dionysus, where he was caught by the Maenads, and was killed for being an infidel to the god Dionysus. Source : Greek

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