Portugal 1941 Costumes

From Stamps of the World

  • Issue ddate: 4th April 1941
  • 10 values and 10 values in a miniature sheet
  • Designed by:R R Gemeiro or A Duargte de Almeida (25c, 40c, 80c, 1e75)
  • Printed by:
  • Print process: State Mint
  • Perforations: 11.5 x 11.75

Costumes of Portugal[edit]


4c ~ fisherwoman from Praia de Nazaré, holding a fish
5c ~ tricana, a woman from Coimbra, with water-pitcher
10c ~ country-dwelling men (Saloio) (with bunches of grapes)
15c ~ fishwoman (peixeira) from Lisbon, with fish-tray and fishing boats
25c ~ woman of Olhão
40c ~ woman from Aveiro, and canal boat (city on lagoon with canals)
1esc ~ woman from Madeira (shepherdess)
1.00esc ~ woman from Viana do Castelo (spinner; her dress is inscribed 'Amor')
1.75esc ~ man from Rihatejo (horse-breeder)
2.00esc ~ man from the Alentejo (reaper)

4c
5c
10c
15c
25c
40c
80c
1e
1e75
2e

Miniature Sheet[edit]

  • sold at 10.00esc
miniature sheet