Europa stamps – Isle Of Man-1978 -Monuments

Europa stamps – Isle Of Man  -1978 -Monuments

Isle of Man  issued a set of six stamps in on Europa theme on 24 May 1978 . The theme for 1978 was Monuments. Isle of Man issued stamps on Manx Crosses -the carved stone crosses of 5th to Mid 11th Century which are a source for details on history of Christianty. .

6p – Celtic Wheel Cross ,  6p – Wheel Headed Cross Slab, 6p – Keeil  Chiggyrt stone ,

11p- Odd’s & Thorleif’s Crosses, 11p- Olaf  Cross ,  11p- Thor Cross

A FDC with the Six stamps in two strips of three  is listed. The illustration on FDC features Manx Cross.

FDC IOM EUROPA 78
FDC – ISLE OF MAN EUROPA 1978 – MONUMENTS – MANX CROSSES

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