Greece, 1896. The first modern Olympic Games were held in Athens in April 1896, and Greece issued a series of twelve stamps to mark the occasion. The designs, by Professor Gillieron, were based on ancient Greek art and architecture connected with the games. This stamp features an Attic amphora:(wine-jar).

The first modern Olympic Games were held in Athens in April and Greece issued a series of twelve stamps to mark the occasion. The designs, by Professor Gillieron, were based on ancient Greek art and architecture connected with the games.

Achilles - Macedonia

Achilles, the famous Greek hero from Thessaly, wearing a so-called composite cuirass, image from a BC

Αρχαία Ελλάδα Γραμματόσημα-Ancient Greece Stamps 1984 Olympic Games  Los Angeles

Sello: Los Angeles 1984 - Athletes preparing for the games (Grecia) (Olympic Games 1984 - Los Angeles) Mi:GR 1574

◇Greece 2014 March

切手: March (ギリシャ) (The twelve months in folk art) Mi:GR 2711


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