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Bosnia and Herzegovina Issued Stamp on Handball

The first World Handball Championship for men was held in 1938 and for women in 1957. Handball, only for men, was included in the Olympic Games in Berlin in 1936, but shortly after these games it was excluded. Handball was … Continue reading

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Bosnia and Herzegovina Issued Stamp on World Music Day

Commemorative issue of postage stamp „World Music Day – Ph.D friar Branko Marić (Marijić)“ is a memory of the first BH ethnomusicologist who has made a great contribution in the field of BH musical arts, especially in the field of … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Bosnia and Herzegovina

200th Anniversary of the Draisine Bicycle History records various examples of vehicles that are powered by human strength so the discovery of bicycle cannot be tied to the name of a particular inventor. The German baron Karl von Drais is … Continue reading

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Bosnia and Herzegovina Issued Stamps on Myths and flora 2017

Narcissus is a perennial flowering plant from a family of Amaryllidaceae. Long leaves arise from the bulbs and are alike grass and on a long vertical stems there is a flower composed of a cup and corona surrounded by petals … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Bosnia and Herzegovina

Archaeological Treasure: Tombstone During the archeological excavation on the site Pod- vornice in Lištani near Livno, the graves from the late Croatian and late Middlea Ages were found. Among the finding, the tombstone with the Croatian cyrilic of the middle 12th Century … Continue reading

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Bosnia and Herzegovina Issued Stamp on World Environment Day

World Environment Day is celebrated every year on June 5th when United Nations raise awareness of the importance of protecting the environment, with a special emphasise on calling out to politicians in taking serious actions for the future of us all … Continue reading

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Bosnia and Herzegovina Issued Stamp on Visit of Pope Francis

Slogan of Pope’s visit „Peace be with you“, by simple words encourages Bosnia and Herzegovina in building peace, is the message of encouragement to all inhabitants of Bosnia and Herzegovina and to all people of good will.Pope Francis comes in … Continue reading

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Ethnological Treasures of Croatian Culture Stamp Issue

Croatia  introduced a special stamp on 9th October 2014 dedicated to its ethnological heritage. The stamp depicts a beautiful lace – a symbol of Croatian culture. The first lace originates from the Renaissance period, one of the most creative eras … Continue reading

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Bosnia and Herzegovina: Flora 2012 Stamp Issue on Cherry

Croatian post has issued two commemorative postage stamps on Cherry (Prunus avium).Cherry is known since the Bronze Age, and today is spread around the world in many varieties and variations. It blooms in early spring, at the same time as … Continue reading

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