Azerbaijan theme on the stamps of the countries of the world. Hosrov and Shirin love legend.

Azerbaijan theme on the stamps of the countries of the world. Hosrov and Shirin love legend.

Treasures of the German Library.The stamp depicts the eighteenth-century Azerbaijani manuscript "Khosrov and Shirin" from the State Library of the Federal Republic of Germany in Berlin (the former GDR). "Khosrov and Shirin" is the second poem of the classic of Persian and Azerbaijani poetry by Nizami Ganjavi from his collection "Khamsa", written from 1175/76 to 1191. The poem tells about the love of the Sasanian Shah Khosrov, who ruled Iran and the surrounding territories from 591 to 628, to Princess Shirin.


Release date: 06.19.1990
Series: Treasures of the GDR libraries.
Stamp: "Hosrov and Shirin"
Denomination: 50 pf
Michel catalog number - 3342
Catalog Scott number - 2830
Color: Multicolor
Watermark:No
Perforation: 13: 12,5
Printing: Offset
–°irculation: 3 million pcs.
Format of the sheet: 5 x 10

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