Ukrainian Postage Stamps 1992

Postage stamps with folk embroidery, Ukraine, 1992. Postage stamps with folk embroidery, Ukraine, 1992. Courtesy Textile Research Centre, Leiden, acc. no. TRC 2016.0289.

In 1992, Ukraine issued a series of postage stamps with a representation of folk embroidery. The stamps now form part of the collection of the Textile Research Centre in Leiden, the Netherlands (acc. no. TRC 2016.0289). The stamps bear an identical representation of two confronting chicken or cockrels and a floral motif, worked in black and red on a white ground.

See also Ukrainian embroidery.

TRC online catalogue (retrieved 23 October 2016).

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