Battle of Vienna

Fischer 2734 (Sheet 79) | Michel 2882 (Sheet 93) | Scott 2587 | Year of issue 1983 | People's Republic of Poland

300th anniversary of the victory over the Turks in the Battle of Vienna, Austria, led by Jan III Sobieski.


Sheet 79
Jan III Sobieski near Vienna
(painting by Jan Matejko)

Translations

300 rocznica osieczy Wiedieńskiej = 300th anniversary of the Battle of Vienna.
Jan Matejko - Muzeum Watykan = Jan Matejko - The Vatican Museum.

Relevant pages

Fischer 2730-2733

Find other Polish stamps depicting Jan III Sobieski.
Find other Polish stamps commemorating the Battle of Vienna.
Jan Matejko's painting is also depicted on Fischer 262 and its overprint Fischer 272.

Resources

Battle of Vienna
Vienna
Austria
Jan III Sobieski
Jan Matejko
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums - Official site (mv.vatican.va)