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New Stamps from Romania

The Sixth National Jamboree RoJAM 2.0 17 (Romanian Jamboree) is a unique educational program, implemented under the High Patronage of the President of Romania.The scouts will build their own settlement in the middle of nature for ten days, where they … Continue reading

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New Stamps from France

Rancillac This collectible pays hommage to the contempory artist Bernard Rancillac. Issue Date: 20.03.2017 Designer: Bernard Rancillac Process: Offset Size: 210 x 143 mm Values: 9.80€ Salon de Printemps – Montmartre Le Moulin-Rouge, le Lapin agile, le Moulin de la Galette or the Bateau-Lavoir became the … Continue reading

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New French Stamps

The Rich and Intense Nièvre There is an unexpected Burgundy made of large spaces, lakes, forests and talents that swarm in towns and villages. Descending the last wild river in Europe, pass the ducal city of Nevers, the priory of … Continue reading

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 Switzerland Issued Stamp on Stamp Day

Scene of the action: The region of Oberaargau at the northeasternmost tip of the canton of Berne, nestled between the Jura range and the Napf mountains. The river Aare ows majestically through pastures and elds, past green hills, fortified castles and lush meadows. … Continue reading

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Croatia Issued Stamp on Stamp Day

Its central motif, the number 25, although entirely flat, has been printed as a nano gravure with a kinaesthetic three-dimensional effect and in the spectrum of rainbow colours. Numbers marking the anniversary, 1991-2016, appear three-dimensionally, depending on the angle of … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Postal History

Guernsey:500 Years of Postal History The history of the postal service in the UK reflects the enormous societal and political change that has taken us from sixteenth century Tudor England to the United Kingdom today.The stamps depict some of the … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Switzerland

Pro Juventute 2015 – Family Rituals Pro Juventute Switzerland series of stamps have been issued to mark these festivities too. And what could be more appropriate – after all children especially should want for nothing during this festival of charity. … Continue reading

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Bangladesh Issued Stamp on Stamp Day

Bangladesh has issued a stamp on 29th July 2015 commemorating 1st stamp issued on 29th July 1971.

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New Stamps from Austria

Brown Hare Austria has issued a stamp on Brown Hare under  “Wild animals and hunting” series.The brown hare is characterised by its long ears and its legs. In hunting jargon, its tail is referred to as the “scut”. The hare … Continue reading

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Swiss Stamp on Stamp Day 2013

Aarau does not have more bells than any other town in Switzerland. It owes its “bell town” nickname to the bell-making industry that once flourished there. The oldest recorded bell made in Canton Aargau’s capital dates back to 1367 and … Continue reading

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