New Europa 2015 Stamps:Faroe Islands

faroe europa stampsOld Children’s Toys The theme of the 2015 EUROPA stamp issue is Old Toys. Edward Fuglø has designed the stamps which feature a rag doll and a horn-hoop, both of which served as children’s toys in the olden days. In order to describe toys that children used to play with we are excerpting a few paragraphs from the book “Faroese Children’s Toys” by Marius Johannesen, published in 1979.

 Issue Date: 24.04.2015 Designer: Edward Fuglø Printer: Cartor Security Printing, France Process: Offset  Colours: 4 Colours Size: 30 x 34mm Values: 17,00 and 22,00 kr.

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