The Malta Independent 22 July 2019, Monday

Joint issue of coin and silver foil stamp replica to commemorate the centenary of the Sette Giugno

Thursday, 6 June 2019, 10:51 Last update: about 3 months ago

Joint issue of coin and silver foil stamp replica to commemorate the centenary of the Sette Giugno riots 1919

In Malta, political agitation, massive unemployment and economic hardship followed in the wake of the First World War. On 7 June 1919 crowds gathered in Valletta to support the National Assembly that had been convened to request self-government for the Maltese Islands.

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The silver foil stamp replica and the coin will be available as a set in one presentation case and will also be available separately.

This set will be available in the coming weeks. Pre-orders can be done by email on [email protected]philately.com,  telephone: 2596 1740 or by mail from the Philatelic Bureau, MaltaPost plc, 305, Qormi Road, Marsa, MTP 1001.

Orders are accepted subject to availability and on a first-come, first-served basis. 

 

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