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New Europa 2017 Stamps:Hungary

The Andrássy Castle in Tiszadob appears on the first stamp. The village surrounded by backwaters, floodplain forests and grassland is situated on the border of three counties in north-eastern Hungary, Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén, Hajdú-Bihar and Szabolcs-Szatmár-Bereg. The castle was built between 1886 and 1890 … Continue reading

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New Europa 2017 Stamps

Guernsey Guernsey’s most famous Castle, Castle Cornet has stood guard over St Peter Port’s Harbour for 800 years. Built in 1202 to defend what was once a busy trading harbour, it remains surrounded by the sea, a short walk from … Continue reading

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Hungary Issued Stamps on 500 Years of The Reformation

31 October 1517 is the already historic date when Martin Luther pinned his Ninety-five Theses on the door of the Wittenberg Castle Church, which brought a series of reforms not only within the Christian religion, but also in all areas … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Hungary

Centenary of Lions Clubs International Lions Clubs International was founded in 1917 by the then 38-year-old Chicago businessman Melvin Jones with the determination to carry out – in addition to the basic activities of the local business club – goodwill … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Hungary

450th Birth Anniversary of Claudio Monteverdi Claudio Monteverdi (1567–1643) was an Italian Baroque composer, teacher and conductor, the first master of opera. He studied under the supervision of the maestro di cappella at the Cathedral of Cremona and composed his … Continue reading

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Hungary Issued Stamp on 500 Years of Arrival of Regiomontanus

Regiomontanus (1436-1476; original name: Johannes Müller) was a mathematician, astronomer and astrologer. As was the custom at the time, he adopted the Latin name of his town of birth, Königsberg in present-day Germany. He worked and lived in Buda for years, and as a … Continue reading

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Hungary Issued Stamp In memory of the Gulag-Gupvi victims

Hungary released a commemorative stamp in remembrance of the victims of the GULAG-GUPVI.  The commemorative stamp with a symbolic concept was designed by graphic artist András Szunyoghy Jr. and 200 000 copies were produced by ANY Security Printing Company. Forced labour camps to suppress the … Continue reading

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Hungary Issued MS on Budapest Water Summit

The  World Water Summit was organized at  Budapest between November 28 and 30, 2016. As part of the graphic composition created on the miniature sheet by designer Anita Laczkó, one can see an enchanting, unique bird motif standing out of the water … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Christmas

Norway Date of Issue-11 November 2016 Hungary The stamp shows a graphic composition recalling a winter Christmas atmosphere, with a couple skating along a heart-shaped line. Date of Issue-8 November 2016 Russia Date of Issue-1 December 2016

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New Hungarian Stamps

History of Clothing I The first miniature sheets of stamps presents King Louis II and Queen Mary’s wedding garments from the collection of the Hungarian National Museum. 80,000 copies of the novelty have been printed by Pénzjegynyomda Zrt. based on … Continue reading

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