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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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New Stamps from Lithuania

Royal Stag, Gray Hare  and  Badger Issue Date:17.10.2017 Designer:T. Dragūnas Printer:“Vaba Maa”, Estonia Process:Offset Size:Souvenir Sheet: 94 x 50mm, Stamp: 26 x 36mm Values:3 x 0,84 € Contemporary Lithuanian Art Sculpture Kuzma created the sculptural composition “Lazarus, get up” in … Continue reading

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New Italian Postmark on Hedgehog

By Wolfgang Beyer, BDPh(German Philatelic Federation) The postmark featuring Hedgehog (Erinaceus europaeus)will be issued on 25th  Novermber  2017 from 09091 ALES, ITALY.

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Andorra(French Post) is Issuing Stamp on Fire Salamander

By Wolfgang Beyer -BDPh(German Philatelic Federation) French Post of Andorra will release a single stamp and the FDI-postmark featuring a Fire Salamander(Salamandra salamandra) on 10th November 2017.

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Aland Issued Stamps on Forest Mammals

Three species of forest mammals prevalent in the Åland forests featured on stamps issued on 15 September. Painted by Bo Lundwall, a leading Swedish animal and nature artist, the stamps illustrating mountain hare, least weasel and raccoon dog are inserted … Continue reading

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