Category Archives: Joint Issues

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

Posted in Commemorative Stamps, First Day Cover, History Behind A Stamp, Joint Issues, Miniature Sheet, New Stamps, News, Stamps, Themes, World | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Papua New Guinea – India Joint Issue

India –Papua joint issue is still awaited from Indian side while Papua New Guinea has released the image of proposed issue.On the official site of papua post there is no date announced for this stamp.

Posted in Asian Philately, Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, Joint Issues, Miniature Sheet, New Stamps, News, SARC Philately, Stamps, Themes, World | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

New Europa Stamps 2017

Monaco The stamp features a beautiful design of the Prince’s Palace which has been the stronghold and home of the lords and princes of Monaco since 1297. Issue Date: 09.05.2017 Designer: Stefano MORRI Process: Offset  Size: 30 x 40,85 mm vertical Values: €1.10 Luxembourg “Dommeldenger … Continue reading

Posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, Joint Issues, New Stamps, News, Stamps, Themes, World | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New Europa 2017 Stamps

Aland The Åland stamp for the 2017 Europa theme shows the Kastelholm castle. Dating back to the late 1300s, the well-preserved ruins of the only medieval castle in Åland are located in Sund. Issue Date: 09.05.2017 Designer: Niclas Nordlund Printer: Cartor Security Printing … Continue reading

Posted in Commemorative Stamps, First Day Cover, History Behind A Stamp, Joint Issues, New Stamps, News, Stamps, Themes, World | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dutch Caribbean and Netherlands Issued Stamps on Johan Cruijff 

Netherlands The stamps were released on 25th April 2017 on the occasion of the birthday of Johan Cruijff. Of the proceeds go € 1.10 to the Johan Cruyff Foundation, whose mission is the advancement of youth movement.This vision is continued for … Continue reading

Posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, Joint Issues, New Stamps, News, Sheetlets, Themes, World | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New Europa 2017 Stamps

Theme: Castles Latvia Issue Date: 21.04.2017 Norway The National Archives is celebrating 200 years of gathering national treasures that show us how life in Norway has been. In addition to the Central Office in Oslo, the National Archives also includes eight … Continue reading

Posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, Joint Issues, New Stamps, News, Themes, World | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New Stamps from Andora

Pere Canturri Pere Canturri, a historian, politician, writer and undoubtedly an ethnographer of Andorran culture and traditions, is one of the great cultural and political figures of Andorra of the contemporary period.Born in Andorra la Vella, in 1935, he studied … Continue reading

Posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, Joint Issues, New Stamps, News, Stamps, Themes, World | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New Europa 2017 Stamps

Guernsey Guernsey’s most famous Castle, Castle Cornet has stood guard over St Peter Port’s Harbour for 800 years. Built in 1202 to defend what was once a busy trading harbour, it remains surrounded by the sea, a short walk from … Continue reading

Posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, Joint Issues, Miniature Sheet, New Stamps, News, Stamps, Themes, World | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Iceland:Sepac 2017 Stamp

The stamp features an Icelandic sweater. The pattern shown, ”Álafoss pattern no. 51”, is a very characteristic one. It was probably affected by foreign knitting traditions introduced by magazines on embroidery and fashion. The Greenland national dress and Norwegian knitting … Continue reading

Posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, Joint Issues, New Stamps, News, Themes, World | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New Stamps from France

Ironworker Art This stamp of the series “Métiers d’art” follows the two stamps issued in 2016, the “stone sculptor” and the “jeweler”.  The ironworker carries out works such as grids, stair railings or decorative objects, shaping the hot metal by … Continue reading

Posted in Commemorative Stamps, History Behind A Stamp, Joint Issues, Miniature Sheet, New Stamps, News, Stamps, Themes, World | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment