Bulgaria 1926


SKU: L52356 Category:


Death of Hristo Botev, a Bulgarian poet and national revolutionary during the Ottoman time.  Botev was killed by an Ottoman sharp shooter near Mount Okoltchitza in 1876.  The stamps are in strips of three affixed to piece from the Madagascar archives overstruck by large “Postes et Telegraphes/Madagascar/Collection/de/Berne” handstamps in red.