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New Stamps from Austria

Post am Rochus In 2011 Austrian Post decided to abandon the company’s headquarters in the Postgasse in Vienna’s 1st district, and to set up a new head office. Now, in autumn 2017, the building work is complete and the “Post … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Austria

Red Deer Its impressive size has also gained the red deer the title “King of the forest”.The most noticeable feature of the red deer (Lat. Cervus elaphus) is undoubtedly its prominent, powerful antlers, which are particularly well-branched and expansive. Only … Continue reading

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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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Austria Issued Stamp on 125 Years of the Stainz Railway

With a track width of 760 millimetres, the “Bosnian-gauge”, the Stainz railways is classed as one of Austria’s narrow-gauge local railway lines. From 1892 on it covered the approximately 11.3 kilometre stretch between Preding and Stainz in western Styria. Austrian … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Austria

Lions Club Centenary Issue Date: 19.05.2017 Designer: Verena Gretschnig Printer: Joh. Enschedé Stamps B. V. Process: Offset Size: 33,35 x 42 mm Values: 0.80€ Puch 150 SR and Puch XII Alpenwagen Issue Date: 20.05.2017 Designer: David Gruber Illustrator: Wolfgang Buchta (photo) Printer: Joh. Enschedé Stamps B. V. Process: Offset Size: 42 x … Continue reading

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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

650 Years of Gold and Silversmiths Issue Date: 08.05.2017 Designer: Charlotte Schwarz Printer: Joh. Enschedé Stamps B.V Process: Offset / MEtallfolien-Heißprägung Postage Stamps from 1860/62 Issue Date: 08.05.2017 Designer: Anita Kern Printer: Joh. Enschedé Stamps B.V Process: Offset Schlierbach Cheese … Continue reading

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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

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