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New Christmas 2017 Stamps:Malta

Christmas stamp issue features four figurines of the child Jesus found in churches around Malta and Gozo. The photographs are by Mark Micallef Perconte.At Christmas it is customary for households to exhibit figures of Jesus as a baby. Some are … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Christmas

Romania Issue Date: 16.11.2016 Designer: Mihail Vamasescu Process: Offset Size: Stamps size: 36 x 36 mm, Minisheet size: 121 x 133 mm; 157 x 97 mm, Souvenir sheet size: 98 x 149 mm (stamp size: 36 x 36 mm), Block size: 120 x 199 … Continue reading

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New Christmas 2015 Stamps:Malta

Maltapost has issued a set of three stamps featuring artworks from Albrecht Dürer’s ‘Life of the Virgin’ series.Dürer was one of the greatest artists of the Renaissance. He was a brilliant painter, draftsman, writer and print maker, who revolutionised printmaking, … Continue reading

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Malta: Christmas Stamps 2014

Bethlehem f’Ghajnsielemis a yearly production staged by the inhabitants of Ghajnsielem in Gozo. It seeks to replicate, in a live manner, the atmosphere and environs of Bethlehem at the time when Jesus Christ was born over 2000 years ago. It … Continue reading

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New Christmas Stamps:Malta

MaltaPost will issue the Christmas 2013 stamp set o 18th November. The set consists of a miniature sheet bearing two stamps and a set of three stamps depicting three prominent scenes from the mechanical nativity crib found at the Jesus … Continue reading

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Christmas and New Year Stamps

Malta Order of Malta has issued two Christmas stamp booklets. The first one illustrates the Iconography of the Magi by Niccolo Carlone called \”Procession of the Magi to Bethlehem\”. The original painting is exposed in Cappella dei Mercanti, Turin, Italy. … Continue reading

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New Christmas 2012 Stamps:Malta

Issue Date: 31.10.2012 Designer: MaltaPost p.l.c Process: Offset Size: 44.0mm x 31.0mm Values: €0.20,€0.37,€0.63

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New Stamps on Christmas 2012

Malta On October 31, MaltaPost will issue the Christmas 2012 stamp set which consists of three stamps depicting Old Master paintings representing The Holy Family.The stamps have a face value of €0.20, €0.37 and €0.63 reproducing the paintings: “The Adoration … Continue reading

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