Wawel tapestry: coat of arms of Poland

Fischer 1901 (Sheet 38) | Michel 2048 (Sheet 43) | Scott 1779 | Year of issue 1970 | People's Republic of Poland

Tapestry from Wawel castle in Kraków.


Sheet 38
The coat of arms of Poland
(detail from "The coats of arms of Poland and Lithuania")

Glossary

A tapestry is a cloth on which coloured threads are woven to produce a picture or pattern.

Translations

Kraków - Arrasy Wawelskie - 1548-1567 = Kraków - Tapestries from Wawel - 1548-1567.

Relevant pages

Fischer 1894-1900
Sheet 39
Find other Polish stamps depicting the Polish eagle

Resources

Tapestry
Wawel
Kraków
Krakow Arrases (www.krakow-info.com)
Wawel Hill (www.wawel.krakow.pl)
Coat of arms of Poland
Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth