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New Austrian Stamps

The Votive Church Date of Release:16.09.2017 Rural Postal Vehicle The stamp block depicts a small, very simple construction, biaxial vehicle with four wheels and no roof, drawn by a single horse. The postillion sits on his bench, with the so-called … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Austria

Johann Strauß Monument Issue Date:16.09.2017 Postage Stamps From 1867 The year 1867 was a significant interlude in the history of the Hapsburg monarchy. The Austro-Hungarian Compromise converted the Austrian Empire into the dual monarchy of Austria-Hungary, and that, of course, … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Austria

150 Years of the Brenner Railway The stamp design shows a typical passenger train from the 1980s with an Austrian Railways 1020 series electric engine in a snowy Gries station. On the Austrian side the area around the Brenner Pass … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Austria

Historical Postal Vehicles : Cariole Carriage Letter Post From the “Historical post vehicles” series, this Austrian Post stamp block shows a cariole carriage, a light carriage used by the post for local deliveries. In the early days of the mail … Continue reading

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New Christmas 2013 Stamps

Croatia Croatian post Ltd. Mostar has issued 2 commemorative postage stamps in sheet of 10 stamps, postmark and the first day cover . Date of Issue 1st December 2013 Slovenia Slovenia is issuing stamps on Christmas since  1999. Writing to … Continue reading

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