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New Stamps of The Netherlands

Endangered Mammals The stamp sheet series Threatened mammals include five stamps with endangered mammal, pictures and an explanation of the relevant animal.  Issue Date: 30.05.2017 Giant Pandas This mail set consists of a stamp sheetlet with two stamps of Wu Xing … Continue reading

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New Europa 2017 Stamps:Theme Castles and Forts

Jersey Jersey’s 70 kilometres of coastline is dotted with castles, coastal towers and artillery batteries, testament to a small island which, throughout the centuries, has seen French raids, English Civil War and German Occupation. Today, many of them are open … Continue reading

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New Stamps from The Netherlands

Mozart in The Netherlands  In 1765 and 1766 the child prodigy Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart visited the Dutch Republic. During his stay, he performed among others at the inauguration of Governor William V in The Hague. Before that the young composer … Continue reading

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India Post is confused over Definition of Miniature Sheet, Souvenir Sheet and Sheetlet

By Sreejesh Krishnan As per “HAND BOOK ON PHILATELY” published by Department of Posts, India, definition of the Miniature sheet, souvenir Sheet and Stamp Sheetlets are as follows.  Now India Post issued a set of 12 stamps on Wild Flowers … Continue reading

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Netherlands :Change of Throne – King Willem-Alexander 2013 Stamp

Netherlands has issued a stamp sheetlet on the occasion of the succession to the throne on 30 April 2013 when King Willem-Alexander succeeds Queen Beatrix. The design of the stamp was produced by Meike Nip, Senior Art Director at the … Continue reading

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India Isreal joint Issue:Perforation Shifted in Sheetlet

By Anil Kr Pujara Recently India released in the sheetlet form also INDIA-ISREAL JOINT ISSUE. One of the sheetlets that received had major perforation shift on the left side of the vertical strip of all five stamps making the strip vertically IMPERF.The … Continue reading

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