Tag Archives: Stamps on Castles

New Stamps from Slovenia

50 Years of International Trade and Business Fair The The International Trade and Business Fair in Celje celebrates its ftieth anniversary this year. The occasion will be marked with a stamp of face value  €1.00, issued in a miniature sheet. Issue Date: 26.05.2017 Process: Offset Colours: 4 Size: 70.00 … Continue reading

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New Europa 2017 Stamps

Andora Discover the stamp of Andorra Castell Saint Vicenç Enclar. Just above the old town of Santa Coloma stands the Roc d’Enclar, a small rocky mountain which, thanks to its geostrategic location, has allowed a visual control on the bottom … Continue reading

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New Europa 2017 Stamps

Aland The Åland stamp for the 2017 Europa theme shows the Kastelholm castle. Dating back to the late 1300s, the well-preserved ruins of the only medieval castle in Åland are located in Sund. Issue Date: 09.05.2017 Designer: Niclas Nordlund Printer: Cartor Security Printing … Continue reading

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New Europa 2017 Stamps

Theme: Castles Latvia Issue Date: 21.04.2017 Norway The National Archives is celebrating 200 years of gathering national treasures that show us how life in Norway has been. In addition to the Central Office in Oslo, the National Archives also includes eight … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Spain

300 Anniversary of the Real Compañía de Guardiamarinas In 1717 the “Royal Company of Guardiamarinas” was created. It was in Cadiz where the first Academy was established and since then, despite numerous changes in its denomination and also in its … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Andora

Pere Canturri Pere Canturri, a historian, politician, writer and undoubtedly an ethnographer of Andorran culture and traditions, is one of the great cultural and political figures of Andorra of the contemporary period.Born in Andorra la Vella, in 1935, he studied … Continue reading

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New Europa 2017 Stamps

Guernsey Guernsey’s most famous Castle, Castle Cornet has stood guard over St Peter Port’s Harbour for 800 years. Built in 1202 to defend what was once a busy trading harbour, it remains surrounded by the sea, a short walk from … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Norway

Bicentenary of National Archives The National Archives is celebrating 200 years of gathering national treasures that show us how life in Norway has been. In addition to the Central Office in Oslo, the National Archives also includes eight regional state … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Romania

Symphony of Tulips, Pitesti The “Symphony of Tulips” is the most important social-cultural, artistic, sporting and commercial manifestation for the Pitesti municipality.This spring, Romfilatelia dedicates the postage stamp issue Symphony of Tulips, to the city of Pitesti and its main manifestation. The stamp … Continue reading

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New Europa 2017 Stamps:Gibraltar

The Moorish Castle is the name given to a medieval fortification in Gibraltar comprising various buildings, gates, and fortified walls, with the dominant features being the Tower of Homage and the Gate House. Part of the castle itself also housed … Continue reading

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