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New Swiss Stamps

150 Years of Tübli Letters  “Tübli letters” was the name given by collectors to the first covers of the federal postal system pre-franked with a printed stamp. They came out in 1867, after the Geneva Post Of ce had begun … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Taiwan

Painting and Calligraphy on the Fan Souvenir Sheets Hand-held fan started out as a useful tool became an objet d’art as literati of ancient times started inscribing poetry or paintings on the fan. With a wide arc that tapers off … Continue reading

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Liechtenstein Issued Stamps on Cathedral of St. Florin Vaduz

Ribbed vaults are typical elements of Gothic architecture. At each main intersection of the vault, a keystone ensures the stability of the structure. Four keystones decorated with Christian symbols in the Cathedral of St. Florin in Vaduz are shown on … Continue reading

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New Stamps of Czech Republic

St.Vitus Cathedral Czech Post is preparing for issuing a new stamp featuring St. Vitus Cathedral that is very important religious building in this country. The stamp is to be issued on the 15th of October.A stamp depicts the image of kneeling … Continue reading

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Portugal Issued Stamps on Cathedrals

This series of stamps aim s to tell the people all over the world about the history of Portugal. The last series of eight cathedrals is now concluded, totaling 26 stamps. This stamp collection evokes over more than eight centuries … Continue reading

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Route Of The Portuguese Cathedrals Stamp Issue

Meandering along more or less complex historical paths, embodying centuries of experiences, Portuguese cathedrals are closely tied to the very origins of the territorial logic and strategies of cities. Still distinctive nowadays in their surrounding landscape, they play a crucial … Continue reading

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Ukraine Issued Stamp on Saint Vladimir Cathedral

Ukrainian post issued a stamp within the series \”Beauty and Greatness of Ukraine\” under the theme \”City of Sevastopol. Saint Vladimir Cathedral in Chersonese\”.The stamp depicts Saint Vladimir Cathedral, a Neo-Byzantine Russian Orthodox cathedral on the site of Chersonesos Taurica. It commemorates the presumed … Continue reading

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Hungary:New Stamps on Szeged Cathedral and Orfu Springhouse

The Tourism series of ordinary stamps is being expanded by the stamps of Szeged Cathedral and theSpringhouse at Orfű. Magyar Posta’s new stamps were designed by the graphic artist Eszter Doméand made by the printing company Pénzjegynyomda. The new stamps will be available from 3 … Continue reading

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France Issued Stamp on Notre-Dame Cathedral

France Post has issued a block of stamps commemorating the 850th anniversary of the legendary Notre-Dame Cathedral of Paris.The background of the block shows a general view of the cathedral from the Seine side, two stamps highlight the details of … Continue reading

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Route of the Portuguese Cathedrals on Stamps

As an heritage dating back centuries and of crucial reminiscence of diocese life, Portuguese cathedrals play a fundamental role in the interaction between the religious, cultural and tourist centres of cities. With a particular importance in city growth and urban … Continue reading

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