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Birthday Party Many happy returns of the day! A lively birthday party is depicted on this puzzle stamp mini sheet issued by Austrian Post as part of the “comic stamp puzzle” series – a unique way of franking party invitations … Continue reading
Swan Lake Swan Lake (Russian title: Лебединое озеро / Lebedinoïe ozero) is a ballet in four acts with music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (opus 20) and a libretto by Vladimir Begichev inspired by a German legend. Issue Date: 10.10.2016 Designer: Jean Claverie … Continue reading
The souvenir sheet, designed by Lucio Schiavon, shows three jazz typical musical instruments (drums, trumpet and guitar). Jazz transcended the differences of race, religion and nationality and became a means of intercultural dialogue, unification and peaceful human society.
The United Nations Postal Administration (UNPA) issued new postage stamps and a souvenir card to celebrate International Jazz Day on 30 April 2014. The stamps, featuring three mini-sheets of twelve stamps were designed by Sergio Baradat (United Nations). Jazz is … Continue reading
In honour of Black History Month, Canada Post has unveiled two new stamps. The stamps are a nod to two Canadians who each have made important contributions in their respective fields: renowned Montreal jazz musician Oliver Jones and Vancouver lifeguard … Continue reading