The World's Largest Public Domain Media Search Engine

ROM 1974 MiNr3220 pm B002

description

Summary

Stamp of Romania; 1974; commemorative stamp of the issue "Archaeological Findings in Romania"; stamp motive with a Roman bust from the 1st Century AD showing the Egypt goddess "Isis"; stamp postmarked
Note:
As Old-Egypt hieroglyph means "is" = "holy", "Isis" = doubling of "is" and personalised as deity was it one of the main gods after the Rich unification (unification of Upper and Lower Egypt); originally was it a male god, but later genderless, and later as female goddess the mother of the "Horus"-child (= equivalent to the "Virgin "Mary" in the Christianity); With Egypt hieroglyphs was "Christus" written as "H(R)-IS-T-US" in the time of the Ptolemies dynasty and means "Horus-Isis-Toth" + Greek male suffix "-us" and is living on as Christian trinity "Father-Son-Holy Ghost" ("Toth" as mythic ruler of Upper Egypt was the father of the Horus-child.).
Stamp: Michel: No. 3230; Yvert & Tellier: No. 2869; Scott: No. 2519
Color: multicolored with gold (red background)
Watermark: none
Nominal value: 20 B (Bani)
Postage validity: from 20 October 1974 until ?

Stamp picture size (printed area of a single stamp without signature line): 37.0 x 49.5 mm

date_range

Date

20/10/1974
create

Source

Wikimedia Commons
copyright

Copyright info

public domain

Explore more

stamps
postal stamps
busts on stamps
goddesses on stamps
isis in roman art
roman art on stamps
sculptures on stamps
stamps by aida tasgian
stamps of romania 1974