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New Joint Stamp Issues

Azerbaijan-Belarus Space for IT Technologies Date of Release: 3 December  2015 Kazakhstan – United Arab Emirates The Stamps depicts the heads of government, President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev and President of the United Arab Emirates Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al … Continue reading

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New Christmas 2015 Stamp

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Merry Christmas: New Stamps on Christmas 2015

Iceland Aland Austria Sweden Denmark Estonia

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New Stamps from Luxembourg

Flowers:ATR 2015 These flowers are the Feierblumm (Red Poppy), the Karblumm (Cornflower), the Maargréitchen (Daisy) and the Dëschtel (Thistle). Issue Date: 01.12.2015 Designer: Vidale & Gloesener (L) Illustrator: Guy Hoffmann (L) Printer: Bundesdruckerei GmbH (D) Process: Offset Colours: 4 Colours Size: 30 x 25 mm, 100 selfadhesive … Continue reading

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New Christmas 2015 Stamps : Brazil

While most of the designs in this issue feature people demonstrating various acts of generosity and support for one another, one stamp focuses on animals as well. This 2.50-real stamp is on the left in the souvenir sheet. It pictures … Continue reading

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New Christmas 2015 Stamps

Croatia Issue Date: 25.11.2015 Designer: Petar Strmečki, photographer and designer from Zagreb Printer: ZRINSKI d.d., Čakovec Process: Multicoloured Offsetprinting with the addition of glossy lacquer Colours: 4 Colours Size: 35.50 x 29.82 mm  Values: 3.10HRK Estonia Issue Date: 19.11.2015 Designer: Ülle Marks / Jüri Kass : AS Vaba Maa Process: Offset … Continue reading

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New Christmas Stamps: Netherlands

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New Christmas 2015 Stamps:Vatican

This year’s Vatican Christmas stamps feature a 15th-century manuscript illumination of the Holy Family.Flanked by a lowing ox and a donkey, Mary and Joseph pray over baby Jesus as angels sing above and poor shepherds approach.The image, painted by an … Continue reading

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New Christmas 2015 Stamps

Alderney Issue Date: 06.11.2015 Designer: Two Degrees North Printer: Southern Colour Print Process: Offset Lithography Colours: 4 Colours Size: 41mm deep x 36mm wide Values: 37p, 42p, 56p, 57p, 62p, 68p, 77p Finland Issue Date: 06.11.2015 Designer: Klaus Welp Colours: 4 Colours Values: €0.80, €1 Liechtenstein Issue Date: 09.11.2015 Designer: Oskar Weiss, Muri … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Norway

Posthorn The first announcement about the new posthorn stamps was made in a circular for Norwegian post offices on 16 December 1871. The central postal authorities wrote that “… after the current 3- and 4-skilling stamps are used, red 3-skilling … Continue reading

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