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New Stamps from Bhutan

Bhutan Korea Joint Stamp Issue Traditional Musical Instrument It is one of the unique stamps issued by Bhutan as it uses a special technique. Each stamp has a QR code that can be scanned with smart phones to hear the … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Portugal

Old Vineyards of Portugal Issue Date: 22.07.2016 Designer: AF Atelier Illustrator: Anabela Trinidade Printer: BPost Process: Offset Size: Stamps: 30,6 x 40 mm, Souvenir Sheet: 125 x 95 mm Values: €0.47, 0.58, 0.75, 0.80 Maderia Levadas:The settlers who occupied the island of Madeira were faced with the … Continue reading

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Philippines Issued Stamps on Musical Instruments

Philippines issued a set of eight stamps on 5th   May 2016 featuring the Philippines Traditional Musical Instruments in celebration of the National Heritage Month.The stamp features Eight different Philippines traditional musical instruments from the collection of National Artists for Music Ramon P. Santos, a musicologist who … Continue reading

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San Marino Issued Stamps on International Jazz Day

The souvenir sheet, designed by Lucio Schiavon, shows three jazz typical musical instruments (drums, trumpet and guitar). Jazz transcended the differences of race, religion and nationality and became a means of intercultural dialogue, unification and peaceful human society.

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New Stamps from Austria

Austrian Photographic Art : Dorothee Gölz Austrian Post presents a work by the versatile artist Dorothee Golz. The commemorative stamp shows the image “Steeple-hat Woman”, one of Dorothee Golz’s “digital paintings” which incorporate historical motifs into a contemporary setting. Dorothee … Continue reading

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New Europa 2014 Stamps:Finland

Issue Date: 05.05.2014 Designer: Sanna Mander Process: Offset Colours: 4 Colours Values: €2.00

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New Stamps of Portugal

Europa 2014 Issue Date: 12.05.2014 Colours: 4 Colours Eusébio Forever His debut with the red sweater was on May 23rd, 1961, still in the reserves, against Atlético CP. Shortly after, on June 1st, he debuted in the first team, in a match … Continue reading

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New Europa 2014 Stamps:Sweden

The nyckelharpa is one of the instruments commonly used in Swedish folk music. It was played Sweden as early as the Middle Ages; preserved church murals from this era, primarily in Uppland, depict angels playing the nyckelharpa.This is the third … Continue reading

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New Europa 2014 Stamps:Italy

Italy has issued two commemorative stamps EUROPA 2014 dedicated to the national musical instruments. The depicted Italian national instruments are zampogna and launeddas.The first stamp depicts a zampogna player in shepherd costume; the second stamp features a launeddas player wearing … Continue reading

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New Europa 2014 Stamps:Slovakia

Slovak post issued a stamp featuring the three drones bagpipes.Bagpipes are a folk musical instrument of a very ancient Near Eastern origin. They were known by the Ancient Greeks, Romans and Nordic nationalities. The Slavs in the Pannonian basin knew … Continue reading

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