The Olympic Issues of Greece 

1906 

Documents of Olympia: The Post Office

 

 

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1st type ΟΛΥΜΠΙΑ postmark (the 5th Hellenic type).

1906 Olympic Games stamps, used in Ancient Olympia Village.
Very few of them are known, mailed on cards or covers.

 

 

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The Post Office of Ancient Olympia used black and blue ink for its needs.
At that time, Olympia village had less than 450 habitants.

 

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