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New Stamps on Railway Theme

Austria:Gleichenberg Railway For the past 85 years the Styrian towns of Feldbach and Bad Gleichenberg have been linked by a standard-gauge electric railway. The Gleichenberg railway is now to be presented on a commemorative stamp from the “Railways” series. In … Continue reading

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Croatia Issued Stamps on Lion and Whale

Lion-In the cave Vrtare male near Dramalj at the depth of about thirty metres, rich material has been extracted and collected from the cave sediment, consisting of fossil bones.  Collected fossil remains relate to Pleistocene fauna of big mammals from the family Canidae, … Continue reading

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Croatia will Issue Stamps on Minerals

By Wolfgang Beyer Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie Croatia will issue a set of two stamps on Rhyolite and Sea Salt on 24th October 2016. Rhyolite is a sour effusive rock of grey to green … Continue reading

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Croatia Issued Stamps on Prehistoric Animals

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Group ArGe Zoologie Croatia has issued a set of six stamps on pre historic animals on 12th October 2016.The stamps are featuring the prehistoric lion (Panthera leo fossilis) and the prehistoric … Continue reading

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Croatia Issued Stamp on Stamp Day

Its central motif, the number 25, although entirely flat, has been printed as a nano gravure with a kinaesthetic three-dimensional effect and in the spectrum of rainbow colours. Numbers marking the anniversary, 1991-2016, appear three-dimensionally, depending on the angle of … Continue reading

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Croatia- Hungary Joint Issue:450th Battle of Siget  

The Battle o Siget, a collision between a small number of Croatian and Hungarian soldiers   and a huge Turkish army in summer 1566 determined the history of Europe for the next century.  The Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent (1494 -1566) initiated … Continue reading

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New Stamps Released on Rio 2016 Olympic Games

New Zealand New Zealand has issued a stamp to commemorate first victory in Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Trap shooter Natalie Rooney won the first medal for New Zealand’s team on Aug. 7. Early in the morning on Aug. 8, New … Continue reading

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Croatia Issued Stamps on  Zadar

Zadar is in its own way an exemplary monument of suffering and renewal. One should only remember the taking of this Christian town in 1202 by the crusaders, which served – in spite of all excommunications by pope – to … Continue reading

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New Europa 2016 Stamps:Croatia

Issue Date: 28.04.2016 Designer: Doxia Sergidou (632A) /Hlynur Ólafsson (632B) Printer: Cartor Security Printing Process: Offset Lithography (CMYK) Colours: 4 Colours Size: 24,5×36 mm Values: 50g to Europe (180 ISK) 50g outside Europe (240 ISK)

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New Europa 2016 Stamps:Croatia

Think Green Issue Date: 28.04.2016 Designer: Doxia Sergidou (632A) /Hlynur Ólafsson (632B) Printer: Cartor Security Printing Process: Offset Lithography (CMYK) Colours: 4 Colours Size: 24,5×36 mm Values: 50g to Europe (180 ISK) 50g outside Europe (240 ISK)

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