Category Archives: First Day Cover

Slovenia will Issue Stamp on Prehistoric Animal

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie The stamp, FDI-postmark and FDC are featuring a European   cave Lion(Panthera Leo spelaea).The stamp will be issued on 31st March 2017.

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Means of Transport Through Ages Stamp Issue

India Post has released its mega stamp issue on means of transport on 25th March 2017. This includes  20 stamps,six sheetlets and four miniature sheets. The stamps  were released at Heritage Transport Museum at Tawdoo near Delhi. The series of … Continue reading

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Niue will Issue Stamps on Reptiles

30c Mourning gecko – Lepidodactylus lugubris-Not only has this sociable gecko been known to make a great pet, it has caused great interest in the scientific world due to its ability to reproduce without a male. The females are able to … Continue reading

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New Stamps and Meter Cancellations on Birds and Animals

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Group ArGe Zoologie Czech Republic This sheetlet was issued on 15th March 2017 to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the Zoological garden Jihlava in the Czech Republic.The stamps are featuring Hyacinth Macaw, Red … Continue reading

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Germany:Pictorial Postmark and Stationary on Geologist

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the Gerrman Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie The postmark is featuring the German geologist Abraham Gottlob Werner.It will be released on 24th March 2017 in 98617 NEUBRUNN. Stationary Four envelopes of this issue will … Continue reading

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India Post Released Stamp on Yogoda Satsang Society

India Post has issuind a commemorative postage stamp on centenary of Yogoda Satsang Society on 7th March 2017.For more than 95 years, Yogoda Satsanga Society of India (YSS) has been dedicated to carrying on the spiritual and humanitarian work of its … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Iceland

Textile Design Textile design is the theme of the eighth stamp series dedicated to Icelandic contemporary design.Vik Prjónsdóttir designed the scarf “Shielding hand”. Vik Prjónsdóttir is a collaboration of designers whose objective is to promote the development of wool products and knitting. The designers are … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Isle of Man

The Sapphire Anniversary of HM Queen To celebrate HM Queen being the first ever British Monarch to celebrate a Sapphire Jubilee, Isle of Man has issued a set of six stamps. This collection is a celebration of the diplomatic work … Continue reading

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Malaysia Issued Stamps on Orchids

According to Pos Malaysia Group chief executive officer Dato’ Mohd Shukrie Mohd Salleh, the ‘National Definitive Series’ featuring garden flowers was last issued in 2010. “It is reported that there are over 20,000 types of orchids grown worldwide.“For this stamp … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamps on Ladybird Beetles

India Post has issued a set of four stamps on Ladybird beetles on 23rd February 2017.Price of miniature sheet of this stamp issue is 40 Rs.Four sheet lets have also been issued of this issue. Price of each sheetlet is … Continue reading

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