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Naval Battle - Salamis

Naval Battle - Salamis Ancient Places and/or Civilizations Famous Historical Events Geography Social Studies World History

This stamp, from Greece, commemorates the naval battle at Salamis - in 480 BC - when Greek forces united to defeat the Persians.

Issued before Greece joined the Euro Zone, the stamp sold for six drachmas.


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Image online, courtesy Greek-language history website.

 

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