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Austria Issued Stamp on The Traditional Costume of Pöttsching

For the “Classic traditional costumes” series it is, on this occasion, the traditional costume of the municipality of Pöttsching in the north of Burgenland that is to be presented. This traditional costume’s origins can be traced back to the traditional … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Austria

Postcrossing Austrian Post is dedicating a commemorative stamp to this admirable project, which brings together postcard and stamp collectors from around the world.From the start the aim of the project was to connect people around the world, irrespective of where … Continue reading

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Austria Issued Stamp on Classic Traditional Costume Montafon

This so-called “Wärchtigjüpple” (workday dress), the everyday working garb of the ladies of the Montafon, impresses with its simplicity. Both the skirt and the bodice are made from a dark, plain-coloured worsted flannel or pure wool. The tightly fitted bodice … Continue reading

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New Stamps of Austria

Classic Costumes – Costume Gmunden This special issue is the first in the new series \”Classic costumes\” – a series so that combines traditionalism, local ties, fashion and everyday life in contemporary interpretation and corresponding thereto imagery in interesting ways. … Continue reading

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