Category Archives: Commemorative Stamps

New Stamps from Royal Mail

Mail by Air Stamp Issue   Value Description As overprinted by Post & Go machine First UK aerial mail, 1911 At 4.58pm, on 9 September 1911, Gustav Hamel flew from Hendon to Windsor in a Blériot monoplane carrying 23½lb of mail, … Continue reading

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Jersey  Issued Stamps on 100 Years of War in the Air

The First World War was the first major conflict to involve the large-scale use of aircraft in combat. Powered flight itself was in its infancy; the Wright brothers’ first flight had only been achieved eleven years previously, and in 1914 … Continue reading

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Luxembourg Issued Stamps on Multilaterale Hertogpost 2017

The Multi laterale is an initiative that came from the Philatelist Associations of the German-speaking countries (Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Liechtenstein, and Luxembourg) as well of Slovenia and the Netherlands. The 2017 Multilaterale in s’Hertogenbosch This year, the Dutch Philatelist Association … Continue reading

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New Sepac Stamps:Aland – Local Crafts

The handmade necklaces on the stamp were made from old leather garments and metallic bits. At the lower edge of the stamp, a pair of earrings made from ostrich feather down appears. The jewellery is sold under the name Oktober, … Continue reading

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Singapore-Indonesia Joint Stamp Issue

Singapore and Indonesia have launched a commemorative stamp set to mark 50 years of bilateral ties on 7th September 2017.). “The joint issue by SingPost and Pos Indonesia features coral reefs of both countries, as the myriad interdependencies within these … Continue reading

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Malta Issued Stamps on 75th Anniversary Operation Pedestal

Operational Pedestal, better known as ‘il-Konvoy ta’ Santa Marija’, was a World War II naval operation by the Allies in 1942 aimed at relieving Malta from starvation and a shortage of essential supplies, after the Islands had already suffered two … Continue reading

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Malaysia Issued Stamp on Yang di-Pertuan Agong

Malaysia issued a stamps to commemorate the official birthday of the 15th Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Sultan Muhammad V on 11th September 2017. This is the third series that Pos Malaysia has issued, which includes all the 15 Yang di-Pertuan Agongs.”The … Continue reading

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India-Belarus Joint Stamp Issue

India -Belarus Joint Stamp IssueDate of Release:12 September 2017,Price 25 Rs Belarus-India Joint Stamp IssueIndia and Belarus  issued a joint stamp issue to commemorate 25 Years of diplomatic relations between both the countries on 12th September 2017 . The diplomatic … Continue reading

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UAE Issued Stamps on Year of Giving

The stamps come in two different designs – the first carrying the logo for the Year of Giving 2017, while the second comes in the form of a donation box to encourage people to contribute. 2017 was announced as the Year of Giving by the President, Sheikh … Continue reading

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Israel Issued Stamp on Shimon Peres

To mark the first death anniversary  of Israel’s ninth president Shimon Peres, the Israel Postal Company in conjunction with Israel Philatelic Services on Monday issued a special Shimon Peres memorial stamp.Valued at NIS 2.40, the stamp features a portrait of … Continue reading

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