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Vietnam Issued Stamps on Traditional Markets

The set features three market types of Vietnam, including a mountain market, a village market and a floating market.Designed by painter To Minh Trang of the Vietnam Post Corporation, the stamp collection includes three stamps measuring 60 x 25 millimetres.

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New Stamps from Luxembourg

The 175th Anniversary of First Postage Stamp The first postage stamp was issued in 1840 in Great Britain and Ireland at the initiative of Rowland Hill as part of a reform of the postal system. Its official use began in … Continue reading

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