Dragonfly Stamps

1999 Poland, Water Insects


Date of Issue:
16 July, 1999
Designer:
Jacek Brodowski
Size:
31,25 x 25,5 mm 
Perforation:
11.5 x 12
Printing Process:
offset 
Format:
Sheet of 60
Face V.
Design
Quantity
1.40 PLN
Anax imperator
500,000

The Stamps

The stamp comes from 6 designs Water Insects Issue.

Anax imperator is the biggest European dragon-fly, whose length reaches 80 mm, and the length of the front wing can be up to 50 mm. It usually lives from May till June, but sometimes it can be encountered even in September near stagnant waters. It is a very hard flyer which can be flying for several hours without a break. It is a type which can be encountered all over the world. 

 


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