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New Stamps from Slovenia

May Declaration: First World War Issue Date:16.11.2017 Designer:Edi Berk Printer:Agencija za komercijalnu djelatnost d.o.o., Zagreb, Hrvaška Process:Offset Colours:4 Colours Bela Krajina Povitica & Roast Lamb with Rosemary Issue Date:16.11.2017 Designer:Edi Berk Printer:Poštovni tiskárna cenin, Praha, Češka Process:Offset Colours:4 Colours Gorenje … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Liechtenstein

Olympic 2018 The 23rd Winter Olympics will be held in the city of Pyeongchang in South Korea from 9 to 25 February 2018. After the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, these are the second Olympic Games to be held in … Continue reading

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New Stamps of Netherlands

Children’s Welfare The Children’s Welfare Stamps 2017 feature the whole family from Jan, Jans en de kinderen, sitting at the table. One or two of the characters from the comic strip feature on each of the six stamps: Jan (Jack) … Continue reading

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New Pictorial Postmarks

By Wolfgang Beyer, BDPh (German Philatelic Federation) Germany The postmark will be issued on 2nd January 2018 from  26506 NORDEN. The postmark is featuring two common seals (Phoca vitulina). Poland The postmark will be issued on 30th November 2017 from  … Continue reading

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China-Cambodia Joint Issue  

China Post has issued in collaboration with Cambodia Post a set of two stamps that are themed on lion and celebrate each country’s history and cultural traditions. Each stamp bears a face price of 1.2 yuan (18 U.S. cents).Stamps were … Continue reading

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Bosnia-Herzegovina Issued Stamps on Brown Bear

By Wolfgang Beyer, BDPh (German Philatelic Federation) On 9th Novermber 2017 Serbia in Bosnia-Herzegovina issued a miniature sheet on animals. Two stamps of the M/S are featuring the Brown Bear (Ursus arctos) and the other two stamps the Eurasian Lynx (Lynx lynx).

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Romania Issued Stamps on Breeds of Sheep

The stamp with the face value of Lei 3.50shows the Merinos of Palas breed, which is the most advanced sheep breed in Romania, competitive nationally and internationally with other merinos races. It was created and developed by Romanian researchers, who wanted to … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Austria

Red Deer Its impressive size has also gained the red deer the title “King of the forest”.The most noticeable feature of the red deer (Lat. Cervus elaphus) is undoubtedly its prominent, powerful antlers, which are particularly well-branched and expansive. Only … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Switzerland

Swiss Cow Swiss born and bred Cows not only dominate the Swiss landscape and Swiss agriculture, they have also come to symbolize our country. This is particularly true of the Simmental breed of cows featured on countless souvenirs – and … Continue reading

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Bosnia and Herzegovina Issued Stamps on Animals

By Wolfgang Beyer, BDPh (German Philatelic Federation) The set of 4 stamps was released on 1st November 2017.Stamps features the Chamois(Rupricola rupricola).

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