20 Groszy 1935 - View of Pieniny (Czorsztyn Castle)


20 Groszy 1935 - View of Pieniny (Czorsztyn Castle)
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General Description : Czorsztyn is a village in Poland, in Lesser Poland Voivodeship, Nowy Targ County. The village lies in Pieniny, is located in the mountain range on the current Polish-Slovakian border. It is famous for the ruins of a 14th-17th century castle, which was the scene of the Kostka-Napierski Uprising in 1651.

Czorsztyn gave its name to the man-made reservoir also known as the Czorsztyn Lake, completed in 1994.
Face value 20 Groszy
Catalog code (Scott) 297
Catalog code Polish Stamps Catalog 283
Series Views and Pres. Mościcki
Print run 15,000,000
Issue date 21/08/1935
Designer L. Sowinski Grav. Marian Romuald Polak
Paper type White
Print technique Typography
Perforation 12 3/4 x 12½ Comb (Pl. St. Cat.)
Height 21.30 mm
Width 28.30 mm
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