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Croatia Issued Stamps on Griffon Vulture

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie Griffon vulture is one of the most fascinating and the largest flying birds, with a wingspan of up to 2.80 m and a weight up to 14 … Continue reading

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Indian Themes on Foreign Stamps:Croatia

Proclamation of Mother Theresa as a Saint Agnes Gonxhe Bojaxhiu was born on 27 August 1910 in Skopje in Albanian family. Through Croatian catholic tradition, under the spiritual leadership of the father Franjo Jambreković, Jesuit pastor of the Church of … Continue reading

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Croatia Issued Stamps on Minerals and Rocks

Science which examines the origins and classification of rocks is called petrology while the minerals which build rocks are the subject of investigation of mineralogy. Rocks build the solid part of the Earth – the lithosphere, which encompasses the crust … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Railway Theme

Austria:Gleichenberg Railway For the past 85 years the Styrian towns of Feldbach and Bad Gleichenberg have been linked by a standard-gauge electric railway. The Gleichenberg railway is now to be presented on a commemorative stamp from the “Railways” series. In … Continue reading

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Croatia will Issue Stamps on Minerals

By Wolfgang Beyer Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie Croatia will issue a set of two stamps on Rhyolite and Sea Salt on 24th October 2016. Rhyolite is a sour effusive rock of grey to green … Continue reading

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Croatia Issued Stamps on Prehistoric Animals

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Group ArGe Zoologie Croatia has issued a set of six stamps on pre historic animals on 12th October 2016.The stamps are featuring the prehistoric lion (Panthera leo fossilis) and the prehistoric … 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 Released on Rio 2016 Olympic Games

New Zealand New Zealand has issued a stamp to commemorate first victory in Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Trap shooter Natalie Rooney won the first medal for New Zealand’s team on Aug. 7. Early in the morning on Aug. 8, New … Continue reading

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Croatia Issued Stamps on  Zadar

Zadar is in its own way an exemplary monument of suffering and renewal. One should only remember the taking of this Christian town in 1202 by the crusaders, which served – in spite of all excommunications by pope – to … Continue reading

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New Europa 2016 Stamps

Theme:Think Green Estonia Issue Date: 09.05.2016 Designer: Doxia Sergidou, Indrek Ilves Printer: Aas Vaba Maa Process: Offset Colours: 4 Colours Size: 36 x 26 mm Values: €1.40 x 2 Croatia Issue Date: 09.05.2016 Designer: Dubravka Zglavnik Horvat, designer from Zagreb (conceptual design of the common motif: Doxias Sergidou, Cipar) … Continue reading

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