Category Archives: New Stamps

Indian Theme on Foreign Stamps:Fiji

Indian Immigrants to Fiji On 14th May  1879, the Leonidas, a ship carrying the first group of indentured servants from Calcutta, dropped anchor near Fiji.After the British Empire annexed Fiji in 1874, the new governor banned the exploitation of native workers, particularly on … Continue reading

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New German Postmark on Stamps on Stamps

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie The pictorial postmark is featuring two stamps (the stamp featuring the Inverted Jenny from USA and the first canadian stamp from 1849 featuring a american beaver). The … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Latvia

My Family Issue Date: 16.05.2017 XIX Century Historical Ships Issue Date: 16.05.2017

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New Stamps from Switzerland

125 Years of the Brienz Rothorn Railway The Brienz Rothorn railway (BRB) was commissioned in 1892, just 15 months after construction work began. At the time, it was the highest steam-powered rack railway in the world. The fascination with this … Continue reading

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New Sepac Stamps on Handicrafts

Guernsey ‘The humble Guernsey – Flying the flag the world over’ This stamp issue includes four stamps each depicting one of the many countries throughout the world where Guernseys are exported today.The Guernsey has not changed in design over the … Continue reading

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New Indian Stamps

By Anil Kr Pujara 50 Years of Passport Act The stamp was released on 23rd June 2017 by Minister of External Affairs Mrs.Sushma Swaraj and MOS Communication Mr.Manoj Sinha.Stamp depicts two types of passports. 250 Years of Survey of India … Continue reading

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New Stamps from France

Paris 2024 Olympic Games Candidature The stamp issued on the occasion of the officialization of the candidature of Paris to the organization of the Olympic Games of 2024. Issue Date: 16.05.2017 Designer: Laurent Mathilde Process: Heliogravure Size: 40 x 30 mm timbre et 26 … Continue reading

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New Europa 2017 Stamps

Andora Discover the stamp of Andorra Castell Saint Vicenç Enclar. Just above the old town of Santa Coloma stands the Roc d’Enclar, a small rocky mountain which, thanks to its geostrategic location, has allowed a visual control on the bottom … Continue reading

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Philippines Issued Stamps on Independence Day

In observance of Philippine Independence Day on 12th June the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost)releases 4 of the prominent and historic landmarks visited during Independence Day celebrations.These are the Jose Rizal National Monument in Rizal Park, Manila; Barasoain Church in Malolos, … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Gibraltar

70th Wedding Anniversary  of Queen Elizabeth Princess Elizabeth and Prince Philip were married at 11:30 GMT on 20 November 1947 at Westminster Abbey, London. 70 years laterGibraltar is honoured to issue this set of stamps depicting images from their special … Continue reading

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