Aland Issued Stamp on 350 Years of Witch-hunt

aland stampIn 2016, 350 years have passed since the persecution of witches began in Åland. Seven Åland women were executed between 1666 and 1670, and the witch-hunt in Åland preceded the break-outs in both Sweden (1668) and Finland (1669).

Issue Date: 08.04.2016 Designer: Juha Pykäläinen Printer: Cartor Security Printing Process: Offset Colours: 5 Colours Size: 35 x 35 mm

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