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New Stamps from Monaco

Monaco Explorations On 4 April, H.S.H. Prince Albert II launched the 2017–2020 Monaco Explorations initiative, reviving, after a gap of 120 years, the maritime scientific explorations pioneered by his great-great-grandfather Prince Albert I. The Yersin, an environmental research vessel which sails … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Monaco

The Audiovisual Archives of Monaco Created in 1997, the Audiovisual Archives of Monaco Association aims to record, collect, restore, protect, conserve, disseminate and showcase all of the sounds, images and audiovisual documents, professional or amateur, relating to the Principality of … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Monaco

The Forbidden City in Monaco The major exhibition event of the summer at the Grimaldi Forum will be devoted to “The Forbidden City in Monaco: Imperial Court Life in China”. From 14 July to 10 September, the Forbidden City, the … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Monaco

Opera Singers:Emma Calve Emma Calvé (1858–1942), a tremendous soprano, was a star before the age of stardom. She won fame in particular through the title role in Georges Bizet’s Carmen, which she performed more than a thousand times during her career. … Continue reading

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New Stamps from  Monaco

SEPAC: Handcrafts Ever conscious of its artistic influence, Monaco opened its own ceramics studio in 1874. The Principality’s first pottery offered an extensive and varied range. After it closed down in 1884, Prince Albert I opened Monaco’s second pottery in … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Monaco

25th Prince Albert II Challenge Organized by the Monegasque Fencing Federation, the Prince Albert II Challenge is an international fencing tournament for girls and boys aged under 17. The twenty-fifth challenge will take place on 3 and 4 June at … Continue reading

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Monaco Issued Stamps on  National Species- Red Coral and  Thick Rooted Campanula

Red Coral:Mineral by its skeleton, vegetable by appearance, but truthfully an animal, red coral, Corallium rubrum, has fascinated mankind since the prehistoric era. Essentially an endemic species to the Mediterranean, its magical and medicinal properties feature in many legends. The red … 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 Stamps on Ships from Monaco

The Calypso Given the name of the sea nymph from Greek mythology, the Calypso is the famous vessel used by Commander Cousteau for his scientific explorations between 1951 and 1996. Twenty years after it was sunk in Singapore, the vessel left Concarneau … Continue reading

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Monaco Issued Stamps on 5th Anniversary of Princess Charlene Foundation

The stamp has a face value of 0,71€ (£0.60 or $0.75), and the other has a value of 0,85€ (£0.82 or $0.90). Both images on the stamps feature Her Serene Highness teaching children water safety and swimming. According to the … Continue reading

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