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New Christmas 2017 Stamps

Lithuania Celebratory postage stamps depict symbolic themes that often recur in the works of artist A. Kiudulaitė: the mountain person and stories of a small town. “The mountain person theme depicts the back of a person who is holding the … Continue reading

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New Stamps of Andora (Spain)

Altarpiece of Sant Miquel de Prats The altarpiece is considered one of the most important exponents of the painting of century XVI of Andorra. The work had until recently been attributed to an author who was called “Canillo Master”, authorship … Continue reading

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New Christmas 2017 Stamps:Iceland

Issue Date: 02.11.2017 Designer: Linda Ólafsdóttir Printer: Cartor Security Printing Process: Offset Lithography plus hexachrome Size: 27 x 37mm

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New Christmas 2017 Stamps: Cayman Islands

The Cayman Islands Postal Service issued four stamps and a first day cover that showcase local Christmas decorations. It features the decorations put up each year by the Bodden sisters on South Church Street and by the Crighton family at … Continue reading

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Finland Issued Stamp on Snow Queen

H.C. Andersen’s The Snow Queen fairytale adorns international stamps. The ten-stamp booklet contains no-value indicator stamps and Priority labels. Issue Date: 03.11.2017 Designer: Rudolf Koivu, graafinen suunnittelu Ilkka Kärkkäinen

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New Christmas  2017 and New Year Stamps

Finland Issue Date:03.11.2017 Designer:Rudolf Koivu, design Ilkka Kärkkäinen Hungary Issue Date:03.11.2017 Designer:Boglárka Nádi Printer:Pátria Nyomda Zrt Process:flexographic with 2 direct colours • special edition: flexographic with 1 direct colour + gold foil Colours:2 direct colours Size:33 x 26 mm Values:HUF … Continue reading

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New Stamps Released from Greenland

Environment in Greenland  Issue Date:27.10.2017 TAAF – Joint Issue Issue Date:27.10.2017 Christmas 2017 Issue Date:27.10.2017

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New Stamps from Norway

100 Years Serving the Deaf and Hard of Hearing After studying in Denmark, teacher Jacobine Rye founded in 1917 an association for the deaf in Christiania. Tunghørtes Vel, later Norges Hørselvern, is today known as Hørselshemmedes Landsforbund (the National Federation … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Festivals

Canada  : Hanukkah The stylized design in blue and yellow features a menorah with a golden Star of David elevated at the center. The shamash or “helper” candle at this central position is used to light the other eight candles … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Christmas 2017

Alderney: The Holly and the Ivy Issue Date:08.11.2017 Designer:Keith Robinson Printer:Cartor Security Printing Process:Offset Lithography Size:40mm deep x 30mm wide Values:39p, 44p, 59p, 60p, 73p, 80p, 90p Guernsey: Good King Wenceslas Issue Date:08.11.2017 Designer:Keith Robinson Printer:Southern Colour Print Process:Offset Lithography … Continue reading

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