grapes / ぶどう

November 1, 2013


2 February 1948, Belgium
Promotion of Belgium Export

This autumn I have been eating a lots of grapes.  It seems this is a reaction to lack of wine – as I am in the medical treatments for last two months.  Most grapes I eat are from Spain, but it looks grapes were important exporting item of Belgium in 1948.

Although mono coloured and simple design, this stamps has some strong impression for me.



2 Responses to “grapes / ぶどう”

  1. Jürgen Says:

    The Flemish region of Flemish Brabant produces “table grapes” and have a protected designation of origin label. Those grapes are produced for eating not for producing wine :
    The other one on the stamp is the leaf chicory which is also one of the biggest Flemish export !

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