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Rio 2016 Olympics Medal Winners Stamps

Rio 2016 Olympics Medal Winners Stamps
Author: Vojtech Jankovič
Source: philatelynews.com
Published: 03. 05. 2017 21:56

Angličtina / English

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An interesting article about philately and stamp collecting form the Philatelynews website.



Známky medailistov olympijských hier Rio 2016 (anglicky)


Slovenskej pošte sa tentokrát nepodarilo trafiť olympijských medailistov na poštových známkach k olympijským a paralympijským hrám 2016 Rio de Janeiro (športová streľba, resp. stolný tenis) ani nevydala žiadne známky pripomínajúce úspešné vystúpenia slovenských športovcov v Brazíli. Našťastie aspoň filatelisti sa zmobilizovali a pripravili dve príležitostné pečiatky.


Príležitostná pečiatka XXXI. Letné olympijské hry Rio de Janeiro 2016 - slovenské medaily vo vodnom slalome   Príležitostná pečiatka Privítanie úspešných slovenských paralympionikov - Rio 2016


Author: Vojtech Jankovič

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Attention, all automatic translations are not guaranteed, some words are often translated by expressions that do not correspond to the terms used by philatelists and collectors stamps.

For example, the word 'známka' is automatically translated into English as 'mark', 'label', or 'grade' instead of - in this context - the proper 'stamp'; and opposite the word 'stamp' is automatically translated to Slovak as 'značka', 'odtlačok', 'kolok', 'pečiatkovať' instead of - in this context - the proper 'známka'. In this particular case, it is appropriate to correct the source to a 'poštová známka', respectively 'postage stamp', which significantly improves the quality of automated translati

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