SBĚRATEL | Auxiliary programme 2018


The largest collector Home fair in Central
and Eastern Europe

September 6 to 7, 2019, Fairground PVA EXPO PRAHA, opening hours: Friday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. | Saturday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
For specialist dealers already on Thursday 5 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. and on Friday 6 from 9 a.m.

Auxiliary programme 2018




Commemorative handstamp of the day

razítko schimanski







10AM – start of the sale of the first Czech “Euro keepsake banknote with a zero value”. You will be able to buy the banknote directly from an ATM situated in the lounge of the exhibition site.

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1PM – Presentation of a joint project of the Czech Mint and the Slovak Kremnica Mint, a set of two gold and two silver coins the designs of which were equally divided between medalists of both mints.

 Czech Mint´s stand










1.30PM – Christening ceremony of the book “Makeshift paper tenders in the territory of Czechoslovakia 1900-1950” by Pavel Hejzlar and Jindřich Holna, which is published by Aurea Numismatica.

 nouzová platidla








2PM – The Czech Post will introduce its new miniature stamp sheet named “Protection of Nature: Zoos III.“. The event will be accompanied by an autograph session of its creators – graphic designers Libuše and Jaromír Knotek and engraver Martin Srb. The Knoteks are also the authors of the “Coronation Jewels” stamp, which received the Most Beautiful Stamp of the Czech Republic award in 2017.

Stage in front of Czech Post´s stand










3PM – Presentation of the special issue of the Czech Lion silver coin + autograph session of its creator Asamat Baltaev.

Czech Mint´s stand










3.30PM – Christening ceremony of a booklet of new stamps the leading motif of which are railways, the “World on rails II” attended by its author, graphic designer Petr Ptáček. He is also the author of the main motif of commemorative correspondence card of this year´s Collector fair “Schimanski – 80 years”, which pays a tribute to German actor Götz George. The correspondence card, as well as all the stamp products mentioned above, can be bought at the Czech Post stand.

Stage in front of Czech Post´s stand

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vlaky 1






Schimi dopisnice






4.30 PM – Graphic designer and author of the so-called “Fantasy banknotes” series Matej Gábriš will sign his banknotes at the stand of the Museum of Securities, Trust Fund No. 215. He is also the author of the first Czech “Euro keepsake banknote with a zero value”, which will be introduced for the first time at this year´s Collector fair.



Commemorative handstamp of the day

razítko Sběratel








11AM – Presentation of the book “How to start a mint” by Jan Vízek, including an autograph session of the author. In 2018, twenty-five years have elapsed since the constitution of the Czech Republic, Czech currency, and also the Czech Mint, the origin of which the book commemorates.

Czech Mint´s stand









1PM – Autograph session of the legend of Czech heavy metal music, singer Aleš Brichta,  on the occasion of the first Rock  & Metal Market – a swap meet of LPs, CDs and musical memorabilia focusing on rock and metal.

Lounge of the exhibition site









1.30PM – Meeting of the Geophila club of collectors of stamp countries.

Private Room 3 in the lounge of the exhibition site

2PM – On the occasion of the Vinyl & Stereo Expo fair, which takes place on September 8 as a part of the Collector fair, writer and journalist Dan Tácha will introduce his new book called “Mainstream”. One of the principal themes of the gloomy fiction taking place in an unspecified future, which permeates the whole book, is the author´s experience with illegal LP record markets under the Communist rule.

Lounge of the exhibition site










2.30PM – Graphic designer Roman Sedlák, the author of a correspondence card with a nostalgic motif of the Art Deco style of the 1920s issued on the occasion of this year´s exhibition of unique collector´s items, will christen and subsequently sign his work. The correspondence card will be on sale at the Czech Post stand. Roman Sedlák has also created his own “Elegant Prague” stamp booklet issued on the occasion of the expo event accompanying the Praga 2018 World Stamp Exhibition.

Stage in front of Czech Post´s stand

praga piccola

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Only on Saturday

The Vinyl & Stereo Expo event, which will take place on Saturday, September 8, in the lounge of the PVA EXPO Exhibition Grounds, is intended for all collectors and fans of vinyl records. Exhibitors from the Czech Republic and other countries will offer hundreds of gramophone records of all genres from every corner of the world there. The admission to the Vinyl & Stereo Expo is free.