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Thursday, December 29, 2016

France 2016 - UNESCO - Ephesus





COUNTRY: FRANCE
ISSUE DATE: 12 September 2016
CIRCULATION:400 000
STAMP SIZE:26 x 40 mm
PHOTO:Brian Jannsen
STAMP DESIGN:
Jean-Paul Veret-Lemarinier



Ephesus was an ancient Greek city on the coast of Ionia, three kilometres southwest of present-day Selçuk in İzmir Province, Turkey.


Image of Ephesus was planced on the reverse of the 20 new lira banknote. 
The banknote replaced Twenty Million Turkish Lira in 2005.









Stamp images thanks to La Poste


La Poste