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Slovakia: Easter 2017 Stamp

A folk painting from the Vajnory church of Our Lady of Sorrows has become the motif of the new postal stamp. On the painting is a pelican, Christological symbol as the pelican was once thought to piece its own breast … Continue reading

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Slovakia Issued Stamp on Jewish Deportations

The Slovak post office is commemorating the memory of holocaust victims; with the 75th anniversary of first deportation of Jews to concentration camps, a new postal stamp named Honour was released to hounour holocaust victims. An exhibition at the Postal … Continue reading

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Slovakia Issued Stamp on Bobbin Lacemaking

It is a beautiful lace that pictures a cute chicken – one of the symbols of Easter.The Christian holiday of Easter, which commemorates the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus Christ, has been associated with a lot of customs related to … Continue reading

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Slovakia Issued Stamp on Manín Gorge

Slovakia has issued a stamp  on 18th  September  2015 on gorgeous Manín Gorge.The Manín Gorge was declared a national nature reserve in 1967.With land area of 117.63 ha, it is situated between the two distinct peaks of Veľký Manín (890 … Continue reading

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New Europa 2015 Stamps

Andora The stamp depicts one of the most favorite traditional toys – a top. Issue Date: 24th  April 2015. Slovakia Stamp depicts a stool horse.Issue Date 5 May 2015

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Upcoming Europa 2015 Stamps

Czech Republic Date of Issue: 6 May 2015 The Netherlands Date of Issue:28 April 2015 Iceland Date of Issue:28 April 2015 Finland Date of Issue:4 May 2015 France Date of Issue:4 May 2015 Slovakia Date of Issue:5 May 2015

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New Slovak Stamp on Vladimír Dzurilla

Slovakia is releasing today  a stamp to commemorate a legendary sportsman – Vladimír Dzurilla. Vladimír Dzurilla is a legendary goalkeeper of the world in the discipline of Czechoslovak and Slovak ice hockey. He represented Czechoslovakia in 139 games. He is … Continue reading

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Slovakia:Saving Children with Oncology Stamp Issue

Slovakia has released a stamp on 16th March 2015 celebrating the anniversary of the opening of a special department for the transplantation of haematogenous cells that was established at the University Children’s Hospital and Clinic (UCHC) in Bratislava in 1995. … Continue reading

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Slovakia Issued Stamp on Easter in the Works of Karol Ondreička

Slovak Post hss released a stamp on 6th March 2015 to celebrate the upcoming Easter. The stamp depicts one of the works by Karol Ondreička. Karol Ondreička is a representative of the artistic generation that sought the connection of the … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Slovakia

St. Valentine’s Day Stamp Taking into account the postage stamp was designed in the form of an illustrated QR code with a link to a video clip about love. The QR (Quick Response) code was originally developed by the Japanese … Continue reading

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