Orval Abbey

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     The Abbey at Orval was founded in 1070 by Clabrian monks who soon left the foundation. It was re-established in the twelfth century as a Trappist abbey. The stamps issued in 1943 are said to have been adapted from illuminated letters in the twelfth century Chronicles of the Abbey.

SCN B354     SCN B355

SCN B356     SCN B357

SCN B358

SCN B359