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New Stamps from Slovenia

Fossil Mammals : Cave Lion The cave lion (Panthera leo spelaea) was almost certainly the terror of other Ice Age creatures, thanks to its size and bloodthirsty nature. Its remains have been found across almost the whole of Europe and … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Romania

Wild Orchids Epipactis atrorubens, illustrated on the stamp with the face value of Lei 2.20, in its popular name the Dark Red Helleborine is hardy and has a short, hairy rootstalk, often with multiple, fleshy roots. It blooms from June to July with inflorescences … Continue reading

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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 from Austria

125th Birth Anniversary of Friedrich Kiesler The Austro-American architect, designer, painter and stage-set designer was born on 22 September 1890 to a Jewish family in Czernowitz. This visionary is still today regarded as an important model by modern architects and … Continue reading

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Luxembourg Issued Stamps on UN Presidency

From July 1st to December 31st, 2015, Luxembourg will assume the rotating Presidency of the Council of the European Union. Holding the Presidency still represents a major challenge for a member state, but it is also a wonderful opportunity to … Continue reading

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Malta Issued Stamps on 10 Years of European Union

Malta Post has issued a stamp on ’10th Anniversary Accession to the European Union’ set in a single se-tenant stamp format.The label attached to the stamp is personalised with the MaltaPost logo.The single se-tenant stamps will be available as from Friday, … Continue reading

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Croatia Issued Stamps on Accession to the European Union

Croatia has issued a set of two stamps to celebrate Croatia\’s accession to the European Union on the 1 of July 2013. Stamp in the value of 3.10 HRK has been issued in so called Croatian sheet (25 stamps in … Continue reading

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Lithuania :New Stamp on Presidency of the Council of the European Union

With two weeks left before Lithuania\’s presidency of the Council of the European Union, Lithuania Post issued a stamp to commemorate this historical event. The stamp with the title Lietuva pirmininkauja Europos Sàjungos Tarybai (Lithuania\’s Presidency of the Council of the European … Continue reading

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Italy:Stamp to Commemorate Nobel Prize for Peace to the European Union

Italy has issued a stamp on 10th Dec 2012 to commemorate the Nobel Prize for Peace to the European Union.The stamp represents, on a blue seat, the geographical Europe surrounded by the twelve stars of the European Union and to … Continue reading

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Magyar Posta released stamp on EU

Magyar Posta (Hungary Post) has issued a stamp to mark the Hungarian Presidency of the Council of the European Union.The main motif of the stamp is a detail of the official logo of the presidency, the abbreviation \”eu\” in the … Continue reading

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