Europe | GREECE - FW (country No. 86)
Introducing the "Flag of Greece" postcard - a must-have for postcard collectors and enthusiasts of geography and national flags. Measuring 4 by 6 inches (10.5 x 15 centimeters), this classic size postcard is accepted by all national postal carriers without extra charges. Made from durable cardboard with a weight of 315 grams per square meter, this matte coated postcard is protected by a plastic foil on the design side to protect the colors and withstand postal transit conditions.
Greece is a country located in Southeast Europe, on the southern end of the Balkan Peninsula. It is bordered by Albania, North Macedonia, and Bulgaria to the north, Turkey to the east, and the Aegean Sea and the Ionian Sea to the west and south respectively.
The flag of Greece is a blue and white cross on a blue field. The blue and white colors have been associated with Greece for centuries, with the blue symbolizing the sea and the sky, and the white symbolizing the purity and nobility of the Greek people. The cross represents the Greek Orthodox Church, which has played a significant role in the country's history and culture.
The flag was adopted on December 22, 1978 and it was designed by the then-prime minister of Greece Konstantinos Karamanlis as a replacement of the previous flag that was used during the military dictatorship. The flag was officially adopted on October 5, 1978.
The flag of Greece is also known as the "blue and white" and it is one of the oldest national flag in the world, dating back to 1822 when the Greek War of Independence against the Ottoman Empire broke out, The blue and white colors have been associated with Greece for centuries, and it has been used as a symbol of the Greek nation and people.
This postcard offers an educational perspective on the country, including information as unique facts, famous facts and history points of the country.
Here are 5 benefits:
- High-quality design and materials for a durable postcard that will stand the test of time.
- Matte coated finish and plastic foil to protect the colors and protect the postcard during transit.
- Public information about Greece, its geographical position and its neighbours.
- Perfect for postcard collectors, people who send postcards via postcrossing platform, people who like to write and receive postcards in their mailbox, collectors of Maps and Flags postcards.
- Classic size postcard 4 by 6 inches, accepted by all national postal carriers without extra charges.
Get your hands on the "Flag of Greece" postcard and add a unique and educational piece to your postcard collection today!
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Classic Regular Postcard size: 10.5 cm by 15 cm = 4 x 6 inches = the standard for the postcard for most of the countries in the world – is the standard for postcard made by UPU (Universal Postal Union) – and implemented by USPS, La Poste, Royal Mail, PTT, Correos, Post NL. Deutsche Post and many other postal administrations.
Material: Made of 100% brand new and high-quality hard paper – 315 grams/ square meter = 5.5 grams per card – thicker than average – special chosen for hard transport conditions through postal services; Plastic film coat matte.
Perfect for collecting, postcrossing, scrapbooking, parties invitations or just sending a note to a friend. You can use them also for your private swaps organized with your virtual friends.
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