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Estonian Issued Stamp and Max Card on National Fish Baltic Herring

The Baltic herring (Clupea harengus membras) is a sub-species of the Atlantic herring that lives in the Baltic Sea. It is mostly about 20 cm long with a silvery lustre and dark bluish green back that has adapted to the … Continue reading

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Estonia : Post Horn 2017 Definitive Stamps

Issue Date: 18.01.2017 Designer: Indrek Ilves Printer: AS Vaba Maa Process: Offset Size: 24,0 x 24,0 mm Values: 0.10 €, 0.65 €, 1.40 €

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New Stamps from Estonia

Art Museum Valve Janov (1921-2003) who in the second half of the 1940s belonged to the progressive-minded young artists studying at the Tartu State Art Institute was one of the first in Estonia who dared to experiment with abstract art. … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Christmas

Poland Date of Release:16 November 2016 Lithuania Date of Release:12 November 2016 Estonia Date of Release:18 November 2016

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Estonia Issued Stamp on Virtsu lighthouse

Planning and building of the first Virtsu lighthouse started in 1863 and the first assembled Virtsu lighthouse went into operation in 1866. It was red in colour with a green cast iron cap, 28 eight meters high with the visibility … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Birds and Animals

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie Czech Republic The stamp is featuring a pair of European Bee-eaters(Merops apiaster).Date of Release:12th October 2016  Estonian : Northern Birch Mouse The northern birch mouse is a … Continue reading

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Estonia Issued Stamp on Tõnis Kint 120

17.08.1896 in Taevere rural municipality, Viljandi County † 05.01.1991 Örnsköldsvik, Sweden Prime Minister in duties of the President 23.12.1970-01.03.1990 1938-1940 member of the Riigivolikogu (second chamber of the Riigikogu 1938-1940). 1953-1963 Minister of Agriculture, 1963-1970 Deputy Prime Minister of the … Continue reading

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Estonia Issued Stamp on Veterans’ World Championship

Orienteering is a sport in which a competitor passes control points in the landscape, using an orienteering map and compass. The sport started developing at the beginning of the 20th century. Soon other countries joined in and in 1961 the … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Estonia

Centenary of Oil Shale Mining Industrial mining of oil shale began on 15 June 1916 on the Estonian territory. Two years later the Republic of Estonia took its mining under its administration. As a result oil shale mining has been … Continue reading

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Estonia Issued New Definitive Stamps

A series of definitive stamps in the uniform Post Horn design began on 10 January 2008. On 10 February 2016 began the new Post Horn series. The stamps brought out now are an addition to the same post horn series. … Continue reading

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