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Malta Issued Stamps on The 350th Anniversary of the Melchiorre Gafa

Gafa’, also known as Cafa’ was a Maltese sculptor renowned for his Roman Baroque style. He was born in Vittoriosa Malta in 1636 and baptised as Marcello. However, after his move to Rome in 1658, he was most frequently referred … Continue reading

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Malta Issued Stamps on 75th Anniversary Operation Pedestal

Operational Pedestal, better known as ‘il-Konvoy ta’ Santa Marija’, was a World War II naval operation by the Allies in 1942 aimed at relieving Malta from starvation and a shortage of essential supplies, after the Islands had already suffered two … Continue reading

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Malta: New Festa Series Stamps

Commemorated annually on the 15th of August, the Feast of The Assumption of Our Lady celebrates the ascension of the Immaculate Mother of God, the Virgin Mary. This feast is celebrated in ten different parishes around Malta and Gozo. This … Continue reading

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Malta Issued Stamps on Trees in the Mediterranean

The stamps features the the Araar or Sandarac Tree. In 1992, the Araar (Tetraclinis articulata) was selected as Malta’s national tree. This tree is known to grow in just two European countries, namely Malta and southern Spain and also grows in certain … Continue reading

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Malta Issued Stamps on 10th Anniversary of  Canonisation of San Gorg Preca

Issue Date: 03.06.2017

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Malta Issued Stamp on Essen Stamp Fair 2017

Issue Date: 16.05.2017

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Malta Issued Stamps on Postal Uniforms

This issue consists of four stamps showing MaltaPost’s corporate mascot, Peppi Pustier, dressed in uniforms worn by the ‘posties’ of the Maltese Islands over the years. These portray the corporate branding as well as the fashion trends and social developments over the … 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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Malta Issued Stamps on 75th Anniversary of George Cross to Malta

Issue Date: 15.04.2017

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Malta Issued Stamps on Balcony Corbels

The ‘Balcony Corbels’ series, designed by artist Cedric Galea Pirotta this year includes a set of three stamps featuring Maltese balcony corbels.While walking around Malta, one notes the typical style of the balconies, especially in the historical centres of the … Continue reading

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