Sunday, 6 February 2011

“World of Toys” on the Polish stamps

For over 50 years now June 1st is celebrated as Children's Day. On this occasion Polish Post is issuing triangular post stamps with toys. The infrequently used triangular shape is for sure a windfall for philatelists .
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The two issued post stamps present colourful, whirling objects: a pin-wheel and a peg-top.






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Even in the age of computer games and electronic gadgets youngsters willingly play with toys as those presented on the stamps.


Different examples of toys of this kind, also developing imagination, may be dulcimers and the wooden train presented on the First Day of Circulation Envelope.
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