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New Stamps from Finland

Finland- Aland Joint Issue on Finnish Tradition  Sauna  In summer 2016, Posti and the tabloid paper Ilta-Sanomat collected almost 1,500 sauna photos from their readers. A jury selected four of the photos to be included in the booklet of stamps, … Continue reading

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Armenia Issued Stamps on 25th Anniversary of Army

Two postage stamps dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the Armenian army’s formation were cancelled and put into circulation on 27th January 2017.The postage stamps with nominal values of AMD 280 each were printed in Cartor printing house in France. One of … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Austria

150 Years of Carnival in Villach On Shrove Tuesday 1867 a successful parade involving hundreds of costumed participants came to an end in the Carinthian city of Villach, and with it the famous Villach Carnival was born. Austrian Post is … Continue reading

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Foreign Stamps on Indian Theme:Isle of Man

Isle of Man will Issue Stamps on 300 Years of The Royal Regiment of Artillery The set of six stamps celebrating 300 years of The Royal Regiment of Artillery and its remarkable achievements. The stamps are due for release on … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Latvia

Latvian Natural History Museum – Placodermi 2015 Issue Date: 20.02.2015 Designer: Ģirts Grīva Printer: Baltijas Banknote, Latvijā Process: Offset Lithography Colours: 4 Colours Values: €0.71 Jelgavai 750 – 2015 To celebrate the 750th anniversary of the city of Jelgava, Latvijas Pasts released a stamp, which will be … Continue reading

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First Latvian Stamps in euro Denomination

Latvia has released the first stamps since the 1990s that feature the coats of arms of the Republic of Latvia and its capital Riga. Besides, these are the first stamps denominated in the euro within the standard series Coats of … Continue reading

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Serbia Issued Stamps on  National Coats of Arms

Serbia has  released a new set of stamps dedicated to its heraldry on 1st October 2014. The first appearance of coats of arms, badges of individuals or certain communities is linked to the Middle Ages in Europe. The first rules … Continue reading

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Silver Proof Coin and Stamp Set for Australia’s First Banknote

A new one ounce Silver Proof Coin and Stamp Set from the Perth Mint and Australia Post celebrates the 100th anniversary of Australia’s first banknote. The first Australian currency banknote, the ten shilling denomination, is depicted in color on the reverse … Continue reading

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