The Icelandic Sweater -Flock Paper – Iceland 2017- First Day Cover

Iceland issued a 50 g Europa 225 Kr Stamp on 27 Apr 2017 on the theme Handicrafts and SEPAC. It Features a Woollen Icelandic Sweater with Flock Paper Design. The patter shown is known as Alafoss Pattern No 51 designed by Mrs Astrid Ellingsen. It is influenced by Greenland and Norwegian Knitting Patterns. Very Popular in sixties and seventies.

Date of Issue 27 Apr 2017        Print – 350,000