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Gibraltar Issued Stamps on Queen’s Sapphire Jubilee issued 

The set of six stamps and miniature sheet combines photos of the coronation with intricate patterns, multiple layers of graphics, and sapphire tones.The stamps are the work of local graphics designer, Stephen Perera, who said he was honoured to produce … Continue reading

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Pitcairn Islands Issued Stamp on Queen Elisabeth II Coronation

Small country (with population 48) Pitcairn Islands has issued a stamp to commemorate 60th Anniversary of coronation of  Queen Elizabeth II.  In 2013 HM Queen Elizabeth II celebrates the sixtieth anniversary of her Coronation which took place on 2 June … Continue reading

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Canada Issued Stamp on 60th Anniversary of Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II

Princess Elizabeth became Queen on February 6, 1952, after the death of her father, King George VI, yet the Coronation didn’t occur until 16 months later. The portrait featured on this stamp was painted by noted Canadian artist Philip James Richards … Continue reading

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Luxembourg:New Stamp on 700th Death Anniversary of Henary II

Count Henry of Luxembourg was elected King of the Romans in 1308. He departed two years later for Italy to be crowned Emperor in Rome. Hailed upon his arrival by none other than Dante as the peacemaker who had come … Continue reading

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