Brazil produces new stamp depicting Georgian qvevri

The stamp reads that Georgia is the cradle of wine. Photo: Foreign Ministry press office., 08 May 2018 - 17:56, Tbilisi,Georgia

The Brazilian post office has produced a new stamp to show its respect for Georgia, marking the 100th anniversary of the First Republic of Georgia.

The stamp depicts the Georgian qvevri and reads "Georgia is the cradle of wine”.

The Georgian Foreign Ministry states that the stamp will raise people’s awareness about Georgia in Brazil and other Latin-American countries.

The Georgian Embassy in Brazil played a big role in producing the stamp, the Georgian Foreign Ministry said.