This is another beautifully illustrated cover from Croatia: Mushrooms (full issue, se-tenant strip).
This cover took an alternate route through the postal system. As the postmark shows, it was missent to Taipei (Taiwan).
Date of Issue: 3rd September 2013
Date of Cover: 16th December 2013
Transit: 37 days over 7183 miles / 11559 km (including detour) = 8 mph / 13 kph
- Left: Parasol mushroom, Macrolepiota procera
- Middle: Royal Bolete, Boletus regius
- Right: White and Black Truffles, Tuber magnatum and Tuber melanosporum
All of these mushrooms are edible.
You can find full details of this issue and extensive descriptions of these mushrooms on the issue page of the Croatian post website.
Thanks to Josip for this cover.