Category Archives: First Day Cover

Sweden Issued Stamps and Max Cards  on Butterflies

Five butterfly species in their natural environment are presented in the stamp booklet. The butterflies are the black-veined white (Aporia crataegi) on a teasel plant, the orange tip (Anthocharis cardamines) on a mustard plant, the Mazarine blue (Polyommatis semiargus) on a daisy, the Glanville fritillary (Melitaea cinxia) on … Continue reading

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India Post Issued Stamps on Cub Scouts

India Post has released a commemorative postage stamp on cub scouts on 30th March 2017. Scouting in India :Scouting started in India in the year 1909, when Captain T.H.Baker established the first Scout Troop in Bangalore and got it registered … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Cars from Monaco

Legendary F1 Drivers: James Hunt James Hunt, a British driver born on 29 August 1947 in Belmont, England, competed in his first F1 Grand Prix event in Monaco in 1973. He became world champion in 1976, defeating Niki Lauda by … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Monaco

Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters 2017 The famous tournament held as part of the ATP’s prestigious Masters 1000 series is set to host the world’s best players from 15 to 23 April. Issue Date: 09.03.2017 Designer: Andrew DAVIDSON Process: Offset Size: 30 x 40,85 mm vertical … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Spain

150th Birth Anniversary of Blasco Ibañez Blasco Ibañez was a writer, politician and Spanish journalist. The work of Blasco Ibáñez could be cataloged within the literary naturalism but always with costumbristas and regionalist touches, sometimes of historical character and others … Continue reading

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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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