Category Archives: First Day Cover

Bosnia and Herzegovina Issued Stamp on World Music Day

Commemorative issue of postage stamp „World Music Day – Ph.D friar Branko Marić (Marijić)“ is a memory of the first BH ethnomusicologist who has made a great contribution in the field of BH musical arts, especially in the field of … Continue reading

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 Latvia Issued Stamp on  European Badger

Badgers are short-legged omnivores in the family Mustelidae, which also includes the otters, polecats, weasels, and wolverines. They belong to the caniform suborder of carnivoran mammals. The 11 species of badgers are grouped in three subfamilies: Melinae (Eurasian badgers), Mellivorinae … Continue reading

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Hungary Issued Stamps on 150 Years of Stamp Issuance

Magyar Posta is commemorating the 150th anniversary of the issue of the first Hungarian postage stamp by issuing a special miniature sheet. Thirty-nine thousand copies of the miniature sheet designed by the graphic artist Attila Elekes were produced by the banknote … Continue reading

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Malta Issued Stamp on Essen Stamp Fair 2017

Issue Date: 16.05.2017

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New Stamps from Finland

Finland- Aland Joint Issue on Finnish Tradition  Sauna  In summer 2016, Posti and the tabloid paper Ilta-Sanomat collected almost 1,500 sauna photos from their readers. A jury selected four of the photos to be included in the booklet of stamps, … Continue reading

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Croatia Issued Stamp on 25 Years of UN Membership

Twenty five years have passed since the Republic of Croatia fulfilled its most important strategic goal that seemed so distant in the early 1990s; from gaining independence and international recognition to a membership in the United Nations that, as the … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Aland

Finland 100 Years The Åland stamp is designed by experienced stamp artist Juha Pykäläinen, who was born in Tampere but lives in Åland since 1989. Finding a suitable motif was a challenge, Juha confesses: To intensify their tête-à-tête, the two … Continue reading

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New stamp on Animals and Birds

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie France The stamp depicts  orangutan(Pongo pygmaeus) released on 3rd July 2017 ,Face value 1,30 Euro .  Hungary The stamps released on 3rd July 2017 featuring 200 Ft.: … Continue reading

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Spain Issued Stamps on  Cinema Icons  Lina Morgan and Vicente Aranda

Lina Morgan, (María de los Ángeles López Segovia) was one of the most recognized and beloved Spanish actresses by the public. Born in Madrid in March 1937, she always lived in the beautiful neighborhood of La Latina. In the 60’s … Continue reading

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Malta Issued Stamps on Postal Uniforms

This issue consists of four stamps showing MaltaPost’s corporate mascot, Peppi Pustier, dressed in uniforms worn by the ‘posties’ of the Maltese Islands over the years. These portray the corporate branding as well as the fashion trends and social developments over the … Continue reading

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