|Joseph Orbeli – Soviet-Armenian orientalist and academician.
Illustrated Envelop with special cancellation
|Description||Joseph Orbeli ((20 March (O.S. 8 March) 1887 – 2 February 1961) was a Soviet-Armenian orientalist and academician, who specialized in medieval history of Southern Caucasus and administered the State Hermitage Museum in Leningrad from 1934 to 1951. Of Armenian descent, he was the founder and first president of the Armenian Academy of Sciences (1943–47).|
|Type||Illustrated Envelop with special cancellation “100 years anniversary of the birth”|
|Used/Unused||Cancellation, Erevan, 21.09.1987|
|Published by/for:||Ministry of Communications, 1987|