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New Europa Stamps:Sweden

The theme for 2017 is castles.The Swedish EUROPA stamps come as a minisheet and depict Wanås Castle in Skåne. The castle has a history that stretches back to the Middle Ages and also offers a world-class, modern sculpture park that is … Continue reading

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Sweden Issued Stamps and Max Cards  on Butterflies

Five butterfly species in their natural environment are presented in the stamp booklet. The butterflies are the black-veined white (Aporia crataegi) on a teasel plant, the orange tip (Anthocharis cardamines) on a mustard plant, the Mazarine blue (Polyommatis semiargus) on a daisy, the Glanville fritillary (Melitaea cinxia) on … Continue reading

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Sweden:Retro Stamps

Within the area of design, retro means retur- ning to older styles. New products are made in a retro style, but the term also includes old products that become popular again. One good example of this is the string shelf … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Sweden

Deer Deer (Cervidae) belong to the ungulate family, which includes around 40 species. Elk, red deer, roe deer, fallow deer and reindeer are the members of the deer family that can be found in Sweden, and these five have been selected as … Continue reading

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New Stamps Released from Sweden

King Carl Gustaf and  Queen Silvia 2016 As you may know, Carl XVI Gustaf’s motto is “For Sweden – With the Times”. While working on the current portrait stamps of the King and Queen, the Swedish Court and PostNord discussed … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Sweden

Gamla Stan Gamla stan, with its historical ties and special atmosphere, is an irresistible magnet for visitors from near and far, a must for every Stockholm tourist.The Gamla stan stamp booklet also offers tourists a guide to some of the … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Sweden

Bridges The five bridges selected as the stamp motifs repre- sent several different eras, building techniques and architectural designs. Tallberg bridges:The Tallberg bridges are three bridges along the Main Northern Line in Västerbotten that were built during different eras using different … Continue reading

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Sweden Issued Stamps on Princess Estelle and mom Princess Victoria of Sweden

Artist Kristian Moller created the three stamps, one of which depicts the pair during the photocall when they announced their engagement. Another showed Princess Victoria wearing her Napoleonic cut-steel tiara.

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Sweden Issued Stamp on White-Tailed Eagle

The white-tailed eagle is one of the best examples of where humans not only can cause environmental destruction but also create something fantastic through active environ- mental improvements. Environmental toxins in the Baltic Sea eradicated almost the entire population of … Continue reading

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Sweden Issued Stamp on 100 Years of Swedish Museum of Natural History

Sweden has issued a stamp on 14th January 2016 to commemorate 100 years of the Swedish Museum of Natural History in its present location at Frescati in northern Stockholm. The building was designed by Swedish architect Axel Anderberg.The stamp picturing a … Continue reading

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