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Andora (Spain) Issued  Basic Series Stamp

One more year, the first stamp issued by the Spanish postal service for the Principality of Andorra is from the Basic Series, which is based on its coat of arms, one of its national symbols along with the national flag … Continue reading

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New Stamps of Andora (Spain)

Altarpiece of Sant Miquel de Prats The altarpiece is considered one of the most important exponents of the painting of century XVI of Andorra. The work had until recently been attributed to an author who was called “Canillo Master”, authorship … Continue reading

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Andorra(French Post) is Issuing Stamp on Fire Salamander

By Wolfgang Beyer -BDPh(German Philatelic Federation) French Post of Andorra will release a single stamp and the FDI-postmark featuring a Fire Salamander(Salamandra salamandra) on 10th November 2017.

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Andora Issued Stamp on  Pilar Riberaygua

This philatelic series dedicated to the recognition of those Andorran women who, through their work, effort and talent, have contributed to the social and cultural progress of the Principality.This year’s edition pays homage to the artist and gallery owner Pilar Riberaygua, … Continue reading

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Andora Issued Stamp on Mirador del Roc del Quer – Canillo

The Roc del Quer has always been a place of reference in the parish of Canillo. It is a natural belvedere located on the ascent of the Col d’Ordino with fantastic views over the Canillo Valley. In 2016 a 20-meter … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Andora

Andora (ES)Landscape Perched high in the Madriu river valley and flanked by some of the highest Pyrenean summits of the Principality lies the small Estany d’Encamp, just above the Estany de L’illa, on which it spills its icy waters.It is … Continue reading

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Andora Issued MS on La Massana Dance

The dance of the sticks is a dance very popular in Europe, especially in the Mediterranean basin. Despite the presence of fairly pronounced features in each region, each variant has in common the use of one or two sticks with … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Andora

Tree leaves: Birch Nature is undoubtedly one of the most important values ​​in the Principality of Andorra, which is why it has been reproduced regularly in the philatelic emissions of the Principality. To these emissions, a new Fulles d’Arbre series … Continue reading

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Andora Issued Stamps on Contemporary Art

The Contemporary Art series includes this year a special issue in the form of a block sheet that includes two stamps dedicated to the finalist works presented at the “Tallers d’Art” of La Massana, which competed to represent the Principality … Continue reading

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Andora Issued Stamp on Els Castellers

The castellers are a typically Catalan cultural event with written references from the 18th century. Although initially this practice is mainly located in the Tarragona and Penedès areas, it has gradually spread since the 1980s throughout Catalonia as well as … Continue reading

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