BeePost 2022 EE Christmas. Estonia [2 M/S 6 x 1v]
BeePost 2022 EE Christmas. Estonia 2022 Europa Myths & Legends Christmas Beepost (Valdemar II of Denmark 1170ﾖ1241, Tallinn) Background info: The legend about the founding of Tallinn. According to the legend, the army of King Valdemar II of Denmark was being defeated in a battle against Estonians near Lyndannise, when suddenly a red banner with a white cross fell from the sky, which gave the danes the strength to continue the battle with a renewed force and eventually win it. King Valdemar decided to build a fortress at the place of the battle, and the locals named it Tallinn ﾖ a city of Danes; (The Brotherhood of Blackheads, Christmas Market in Old Tallinn) Background info: The legend about the first Christmas tree. According to the legend, the very first Christmas tree was brought to Tallinn’s Town Hall Square almost 600 years ago, in 1441, by the Brotherhood of Blackheads, a Livonian merchant association. If the legend were true, this would make Tallinn’s Christmas tree the first publicly displayed Christmas tree in Europe. [2 M/S 6 x 1v] BeePost collectables cannot be directly used to pay the postal or other services provided by Eesti Post.