Sir Rowland Hill

Fischer 2494 | Michel 2642 | Scott 2351 | Year of issue 1979 | People's Republic of Poland

100th anniversary of the death of Sir Rowland Hill.

Fischer 1 with the Romanov eagle (left), Sir Rowland Hill (right)


Marka pocztowa = Postage stamp.
Za łót kop 10 = 10 Kopecks per lot.


The Romanov eagle is the coat of arms of Russia.
Sir Rowland Hill (1795-1879), British postman who originated the basic concepts of the modern postal service.
A Kopeck is Russian currency (Rubles and Kopecks).
A lot is a disused Russian measure of weight, about half an ounce (about 12.8 grams).

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