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Hongkong Issued Stamps on Professor Jao Tsung-i

The stamp will be issued on 5th September 2017 to honor the paintings and calligraphy of Professor Jao Tsung-i.As a prominent contemporary master in traditional Chinese literature and an acclaimed sinologist, Prof Jao has made significant contributions to diverse fields … Continue reading

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Ireland Issued Stamp on Gathering Ireland

An Post has released a stamp on 24 January 2013, to┬ácelebrate The Gathering Ireland 2013. The stamp depicting elements of The Gathering\’s logo combined to form a map of Ireland.It has been estimated that one million Irish-born people are currently … Continue reading

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