Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Flags of the World Series: Denmark

Denmark is a sovereign state in Northern Europe. Denmark proper consists of a peninsula, Jutland, and an archipelago of 443 named islands, with the largest being Zealand, Funen and the North Jutlandic Island. The islands are characterized by flat, arable land and sandy coasts, low elevation and a temperate climate. The southernmost of the Scandinavian nations, Denmark lies southwest of Sweden and south of Norway, and is bordered to the south by Germany. The Kingdom of Denmark also comprises two autonomous constituent countries in the North Atlantic Ocean: the Faroe Islands and Greenland. Denmark has a total area of 42,924 km2, land area of 42,394 km2, and the total area including Greenland and the Faroe Islands is 2,210,579 km2, and a population of 5.8 million.

Stamps on postcard:
Winter Tales, issued on 26.10.2010.
Black Grouse (from set Wild animals), issued on 20.10.1994.
Save the Child, issued on 2.1.2014.
Wavy Lines & Hearts definitive stamp, issued on 2.1.2019.
Wavy Lines definitive stamp, issued on 28.4.2010.

Thank you, Rune!

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