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China Issued Stamps on Seasons

China has issued a set of four stamps titled Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter, priced at 5.4 yuan (78 US cents), on 20th March 2017.Designed by established artist Feng Yuan, each stamp portrays a landscape and speaks to a philosophy … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Israel

Spring Spring symbolizes blooming and renewal. In Jewish tradition, spring is also connected to the exodus from Egypt, the Jews’ liberation from slavery, as we celebrate Passover, which is also known in Hebrew as the Festival of Spring. Issue Date: 19.04.2016 … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Israel

Knesset Building This year, the Knesset is marking the 50th anniversary of the Knesset Building in Jerusalem in various different ways. Over the years, the Knesset, the seat of Israeli democracy, has promoted the core values of democracy and freedom … Continue reading

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Latvia Issued Stamp on Iris Flower

Latvia has released a new stamp depicting an iris as part of the popular Flowers series. The new stamp depicting violet iris flowers has been designed by artist Lilija Dinere. Iris is the fourth stamp in the Flowers series by … Continue reading

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