'Scanderbeg's Year', Albanian Coin & Stamp Exhibition in Kruja
Albanian Daily News
Published January 14, 2018
An exhibition that will introduce the visitors with various stamps and coins representing the image of Albania’s national hero, Gjergj Kastriot Scanderbeg will open the gates on January 17 in Kruja’s National Museum.
The announcement was given by the Albanian Collectors Association who explained that this exhibition will at the same time raise the curtains of the activities to be organized in the framework of “Scanderbeg’s Year”.
“Kruja will be the first stop of this exhibition titled ‘Gjergj Kastriot Scanderbeg through Albanian coins and stamps’ that will be opened on his 550 anniversary of death. The exhibition will bring to the visitors a rare collection of coins, banknotes and Albanian stamps, part of Mr. Julian Demeti and Dr. Jovan Basho collections,” informed the Collectors Association.
Various activities are expected to organize throughout the country during 2018 as part of government’s initiative to proclaim this year as “Scanderbeg’s Year”.