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New French Stamps

Council of Europe Service Stamp Council of Europe Issue Date: 17.10.2016 Designer: © Conseil de l’Europe Process: Héliogravure Size: 26 x 40 mm Values: €1 Light Propeller 1916 – 2016 The stamp commemorates the 100 years of the propeller Marcel Dassault created in 1916 contributing … Continue reading

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New Stamps from France

Maquis Eagle Dam Heroes of World War II are illustrated by delaying the maximum dam construction, engaging in resistance and by actively participating in the liberation of France.The stamp shows the dam in the valley with some guerrillas on the … Continue reading

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France Issued Stamps on Euro 2016

From the 10th of June to the 10th of July 2016 France is hosting the final phase of the Championship of European Footballing Nations, for the third time after 1960 and 1984; when they became the European champions for the … Continue reading

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New Stamps from France

Timbre Yann Kersalé – L’O Date of Issue:03/2015 Timbre Le gouvernement belge à Sainte-Adresse 1914 – 1918 Date of Issue 23/03/2015 Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer Between 42 and 44, Mary Jacobe and Mary Salome, relatives of the Virgin Mary, with other disciples were … Continue reading

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French Stamp on Vietnam’s Architectural Heritage

The stamps released on 5th February highlight Hanoi’s Opera House, the Truong Tien Bridge spanning the Huong River in the central city of Hue, and the Nha Rong wharf in Ho Chi Minh City.Among the 14,040 stamps issued, 1,000 will … Continue reading

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New French Stamps on the Bears

Though bears are considered dangerous to humans, yet it is the man who is the greatest threat to the bears (hunting, industrialization, illegal trade…). The bear that embodies strength and power is deeply rooted in popular culture through rites and … Continue reading

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France Issued Stamp on Anne of Brittany

France has issued a stamp to commemorate the 500th anniversary of death of Anne of Brittany. Born in Nantes in 1477, Anne of Brittany was the eldest daughter of Francis II, Duke of Brittany.In August 1488 by the Treaty of SabléFrancis … Continue reading

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France-Vietnam Joint Issue on Alexander Yersin

To commemorate Yersin’s great contributions France and Viet Nam have jointly launched the stampset “Viet Nam – France joint stamp issue: 150th Birth Anniversary of Alexandre Yersin (1863 – 1943)”.Alexandre Yersin was a French scientist. In the medical field, he … Continue reading

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France Issued Stamps on 100th Anniversary of Tour de France

La Poste issued a bloc of 7 stamps celebrating the 100th anniversary of Tour de France, the most famous bicycle race annually held in France.This hundredth edition wanted to focus on the territories, cities and exceptional natural sites that have hosted … Continue reading

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New French Stamp on 1000 Years to the Collegiate Church of Notre-Dame de Melun

France has  issued a stamp commemorating the thousand years of the Collegiate Church of Melun, founded in the early eleventh century, in Seine-et-Marne.It was King Robert the Pious who founded this church and entrusted it to a college of twelve … Continue reading

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