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New Europa 2016 Stamps

Theme: Think Green Gibraltar Issue Date: 30.03.2016 Designer: Stephen Perera Illustrator: Doxia Sergidou and Giordano Aita Printer: BDT Security Printers Process: Offset Colours: 4 Colours Size: 42.58 x 28.45 mm Values: £1.50 Denmark Issue Date: 31.03.2016 Designer: PostNord Stamps/Jakob Monefeldt and Ella Clausen and Cyprus Post/Doxia Sergidou Illustrator: Martin Mörck Process: Offset … Continue reading

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Maltese Flora Stamp Issue

Third set of the Maltese Flora series was issued on 22nd January 2016.The set includes three stamps each bearing a face value of €0.26, €0.59 and €1.16 and respectively depict the Branched Asphodel (Maltese: Berwieq), the Common Pyramidal Orchid (Maltese: … Continue reading

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New Europa Stamps:Aland

Theme of this years europa stamps is “Ecology in Europe – Think Green”.

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New Stamps from Austria

175 Years of the Montanuniversität Leoben Whether you want a course in blast engineering, petroleum engineering or resource management, the range on offer at the Montanuniversität Leoben is constantly growing and many of the courses offered at this little university … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Luxembourg

Flowers:ATR 2015 These flowers are the Feierblumm (Red Poppy), the Karblumm (Cornflower), the Maargréitchen (Daisy) and the Dëschtel (Thistle). Issue Date: 01.12.2015 Designer: Vidale & Gloesener (L) Illustrator: Guy Hoffmann (L) Printer: Bundesdruckerei GmbH (D) Process: Offset Colours: 4 Colours Size: 30 x 25 mm, 100 selfadhesive … Continue reading

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Belgium Issued Stamp on Religious Coexistence

Starting in 2016, Rabbi Albert Guigui will be joined by Bishop Johan Bonny and Imam Khalid Benhaddou as the faces of diversity and coexistence on a  new stamp put out by Belgian post office. Featuring an image taken by photographer Lieve Blancquaert, the stamp depicts Guigui, Bonny, and … Continue reading

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New Swiss Stamps

200th Anniversary of  Geneva, Neuchâtel and Valais in the Swiss Confederation Issue Date: 07.05.2015 Designer: Tessa Gerster, Lausanne Printer: Cartor Security Printing, La Loupe (F) Process: Offset  Colours: 4 Colours Size: Stamps: 33×28 mm Sheetlet: 192×95 mm (2 rows of 3 stamps) Swiss Sponsorship for Mountain … Continue reading

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New Europa 2015 Stamps

Belarus Date of Issue: 13 April 2015 Denominations: H, P Luxembourg The series of postage stamps featuring the toys of yesteryear was produced together with the ‘A Possen’ Museum in Bech-Kleinmacher where the doll’s house furniture and the building box are now … Continue reading

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Hungary Issued Stamps on William Shakespeare

Magyar Posta is marking the 450th anniversary of the birth of William Shakespeare by issuing a numbered commemorative stamp block with a surcharge. The block uses reproductions of two illustrations of Hamlet, The Queen and The Skull, by the graphic … Continue reading

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Czech Republic Issued Stamp on Bohumil Hrabal

Czech Republic has  issued a stamp to celebrate the 100th birth anniversary of Bohumil Hrabal.Bohumil Hrabal (born Bohumil Frantisek Kylian on 28 March 1914 in Brno), was a Czech prose writer, one of the greatest and most original writers of the … Continue reading

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