FINLAND

Stamps inscribed 'Suomi' and 'Finland' (1891 - 1917 stamps of Russian type without country name, but with face values in Finnish currency)

1856 - 1917 Grand Duchy within the Russian Empire
1917 -> Independence

From 1856: 1 Russian Ruble = 100 Kopeks
From 1860: 1 Markka/Mark (FIM) = 100 Penniä/Penni (= 0.25 Ruble)
From 2002: 1 Euro (EUR) = 100 Eurocents (= 5.94573 FIM)
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WILD CATS

Issue Item code Item type Face value Remarks SC
1980 Kultakeskus Meter Frank FI1980 MF KULT 13101 Meter Frank - Lion
From Company Logo
"Lahjaksi Hopeaa"
Hämeenlinna
Earliest use we have seen:
2 Jan 1980
Latest use we have seen:
2 Jan 1980
If you know the dates of use for this item,
1985 32. Assembly of Lions Finland FI19850601 PMK 50100 Commemorative Postmark - Lions Club Logo
"32. Valtakunnankokus - Riksmötet"
Mikkeli
1 June 1985
IL
1999 Valentine's Day FI19990127 ST 3_00 1 Stamp 3.00 Lion's tail and a Zebra's tail crossing each other
Self-adhesive stamp from booklet
(The other stamp in this set features a Cat's Tail and Dog's tail) See Finland Domestic Cats
FI19990127 BK 18_00 Booklet 18.00 Lion's tail and a Zebra's tail crossing each other
Booklet with 3 of each stamp in the set.
FI19900127 FDC 6_00 First Day Cover 6.00 Lion's tail and a Zebra's tail crossing each other
FDC with both stamps in set

Compiled by Geir Arveng
Latest update:
26 December 2013