New Irish Stamp on Love and Wedding

\"irelandThe 60c self-adhesive stamp features a close-up photograph of a deep red rose by the award-winning, Galway-based photographer, Kelvin Gillmor.The rose is an ancient symbol of beauty and Roman Goddess, Venus, believed it to be sacred. It was also linked to Cupid, the Roman God of Desire.

 Booklets of ten self-adhesive stamps priced €6.00 may be purchased at all main Post Offices; at and from the Irish Stamp Shop in the GPO.

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