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New Stamps from Finland

Finland- Aland Joint Issue on Finnish Tradition  Sauna  In summer 2016, Posti and the tabloid paper Ilta-Sanomat collected almost 1,500 sauna photos from their readers. A jury selected four of the photos to be included in the booklet of stamps, … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Spain

Graphic Humour: Quino This stamp sheet is dedicated to the genius Joaquín Salvador Lavado Tejón, better known as Quino.This new issue, includes a series of illustrations of different characters of Mafalda, his most international work. Manolito, Felipe or Libertad, along … Continue reading

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New Korean Stamps

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie and Mr. Yong Sang Yoo, Korea Webtoons Date of Release: 25th January 2017 Master craftsmen who light up Korea Date of Release: 25th January 2017 Animals Korea   … Continue reading

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Royal Mail :45th Anniversary of Mr.Men Little Miss Stamp Issue

Roger Hargreaves introduced Mr. Tickle to the world in 1971: the first of many MR. MEN  LITTLE MISS characters that have become universally popular. Royal Mail issued these stamps to  mark the 45th anniversary of these iconic books .

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Israel Issued Stamps on Folktales

Parables or fables are found in many cultures. The Parables of the Sages like Aesop’s fables tell short stories in which plants or animals speak and act like humans and teach a moral lesson. The stamps feature The Fox in … Continue reading

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New Stamps from The Netherlands

75 Years of Tom Poes These stamps are commemorating 75 years of the most famous Dutch stripduo Tom Poes: Tom Puss and Oliver B. Bumble. The ten stamps with two different illustrations feature the denomination Netherlands 1, intended for mail … Continue reading

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IOM Issued Stamps on 40th B’Day of Aardman

The Isle of Man Post Office has designed a set of stamps celebrating the 40th birthday of animation studio Aardman .The likes of Wallace and Gromit, Sean the Sheep and Morph have all been captured for the eight piece set of … Continue reading

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Royal Mail will Issue Stamps on Animals

Featuring six endearing animal characters that thanks to special die cutting will wrap around an envelope or cling on to a postcard, these are perfect for adorning a piece of mail and making someone smile before they have even open … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Belgium

Ghent Marketplaces and Floraries Issue Date: 14.03.2016 Designer: Myriam Voz Printer: Stamps Production Belgium Process: Photo and rotogravure Colours: 4 Colours Size: 205 mm x 143,5 mm Values: €7.40 Cédric 30 Years Issue Date: 14.03.2016 King Philippe I Issue Date: 14.03.2016 Designer: Valérie Paul Printer: Stamps Production Belgium : Offset Colours: 4 Colours … Continue reading

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Australia Issued Stamps on Alphabet

This stamp issue is part one of a series featuring an old-fashioned Aussie alphabet of humorous scenes devised by artist Gavin Ryan. It begins with the letters representing five of Australian states. N is for … New South Wales, nipper, numbat … Continue reading

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