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New Stamps from Luxembourg

175 Years of POST Luxembourg Date of Issue:19 September 2017 Istanbul International Reply Coupon The international reply coupon (IRC) is exchangeable in all member countries against one or more postage stamps with a minimum value for a standard priority letter … Continue reading

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New Sepac 2017 Stamps

Luxembourg Date of Issue: 19 September 2017 Faroe Islands The knife has always been the most important tool of the Faroese. This is signified by the old saying: “A knifeless man is a lifeless man” which indicates the need in … Continue reading

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Luxembourg Issued Stamps on Multilaterale Hertogpost 2017

The Multi laterale is an initiative that came from the Philatelist Associations of the German-speaking countries (Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Liechtenstein, and Luxembourg) as well of Slovenia and the Netherlands. The 2017 Multilaterale in s’Hertogenbosch This year, the Dutch Philatelist Association … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Luxembourg

100 Years of  FSCL At last, in 1917 after several unsuccessful attempts to found an association, the “Fédération des Sociétés Cyclistes Luxembourgeoises (FSCL)” [Luxembourgish Cycling Federation] was born. Founding members hailed from clubs from Hollerich, Kayl, Mamer, Monnerich, Mühlenbach, Schifflingen, … Continue reading

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Luxembourg Issued Stamp on  500th Anniversary of Count Peter-Ernest von Mansfeld

Peter-Ernst von Mansfeld was Governor of Luxembourg from 1545 to 1604 by order of the Spanish crown. At the age of 18 Mansfeld entered the service of the Holy Roman Emperor Charles V. In 1563 Mansfeld began building his noble … Continue reading

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New Europa Stamps 2017

Monaco The stamp features a beautiful design of the Prince’s Palace which has been the stronghold and home of the lords and princes of Monaco since 1297. Issue Date: 09.05.2017 Designer: Stefano MORRI Process: Offset  Size: 30 x 40,85 mm vertical Values: €1.10 Luxembourg “Dommeldenger … Continue reading

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New Europa 2017 Stamps

Aland The Åland stamp for the 2017 Europa theme shows the Kastelholm castle. Dating back to the late 1300s, the well-preserved ruins of the only medieval castle in Åland are located in Sund. Issue Date: 09.05.2017 Designer: Niclas Nordlund Printer: Cartor Security Printing … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Luxembourg

50 Years of Voluntary Service in the Army and 175th Anniversary  of the Military Band Since the law to abolish compulsory military service and introduce voluntary military service entered into force on 29 June 1967, more than 8,350 volunteer soldiers … Continue reading

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Luxembourg Issued Stamps on Vintage Racing Cars

Issue Date: 17.04.2017 Designer: Benoit Deliège / POST Luxembourg Process: Digital Colours: 4 Colours Size: A4 Size Values: €9.60

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New Stamps from Luxembourg

25th Anniversary of Josy Barthel Joseph “Josy” Barthel was a Luxembourg track and field athlete, Olympic champion and politician. Seen as an outsider, his final sprint to victory in the 1,500-m race at the 15th Olympic Games in Helsinki in … Continue reading

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