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Austria Issued Stamp on 500 Years of Reformation

Issue Date: 24.01.2017 Designer: Dave Gruber Illustrator: Alfred Gugerell Printer: Joh. Enschedé Stamps B. V. Process: Offset Size: 50 x 31,8mm Values: €0.68

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Churches in Austria: Maria Locherboden The pilgrimage site became known even beyond the borders of Austria thanks to two miraculous events. The first is the tale of a miner by the name of Thaman Kluibenschädl, who, so the story goes, … Continue reading

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Austria :New Stamps and Postmark on Animals

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie  Austria will issue a stamp on Eurasian Badger (Meles meles)on 22nd October 2016 with denomination 1,60 Euro in Austria.On 25th October 2016 a postmark will be issued on … Continue reading

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Austrian Wine Regions: Central Burgenland As part of the “Austrian wine regions” series, Austrian Post is celebrating Central Burgenland, the region at the heart of Burgenland which is also known as “Blaufränkisch land”.The wine producing centres of the region are … 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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Austrians in Hollywood :Michael Haneke Born on 23rd March 1942, his career as a film director was launched by films made for television such as “Lemminge” (Lemmings), “Variation”, and “Wer war Edgar Allan?” (Who was Edgar Allan?). His very first film … Continue reading

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Austria Issued Stamp on Work of Erwin Bohatsch

Erwin Bohatsch was born in 1951 in Mürzzuschlag. Between 1971 and 1976 he studied at the Academy of Fine Arts, where he now teaches. His artistic career started in the 1970s, and in the 1980s he attracted attention as he … Continue reading

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Austrian Photographic Art : Dorothee Gölz Austrian Post presents a work by the versatile artist Dorothee Golz. The commemorative stamp shows the image “Steeple-hat Woman”, one of Dorothee Golz’s “digital paintings” which incorporate historical motifs into a contemporary setting. Dorothee … Continue reading

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200 Years of Vienna University of Technology From architecture to civil engineering, electrical engineering to information technology and mechanical engineering – with around 28,000 students and approximately 4,500 members of staff, the TU, the Vienna University of Technology, is the … Continue reading

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Austria:New Stamp on 175 Years of Railways

Austria has issued a stamp to commemorate the 175th anniversary of railways in Austria. The motif of this ˆ 0.90 stamp shows the anniversary train branded specially for this occasion, a modern OeBB Railjet.

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