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Hungary Issued Stamps on 150 Years of Stamp Issuance

Magyar Posta is commemorating the 150th anniversary of the issue of the first Hungarian postage stamp by issuing a special miniature sheet. Thirty-nine thousand copies of the miniature sheet designed by the graphic artist Attila Elekes were produced by the banknote … Continue reading

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New German Postmark on Stamps on Stamps

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe Zoologie The pictorial postmark is featuring two stamps (the stamp featuring the Inverted Jenny from USA and the first canadian stamp from 1849 featuring a american beaver). The … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Austria

650 Years of Gold and Silversmiths Issue Date: 08.05.2017 Designer: Charlotte Schwarz Printer: Joh. Enschedé Stamps B.V Process: Offset / MEtallfolien-Heißprägung Postage Stamps from 1860/62 Issue Date: 08.05.2017 Designer: Anita Kern Printer: Joh. Enschedé Stamps B.V Process: Offset Schlierbach Cheese … Continue reading

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First Ship on Indian Stamps

First ship on Indian stamps was appeared in 1954.A stamp was released to commemorate the postage stamp centenary on 1st October 1954.This stamp depicts a ship ,an aero plane a train and a cycle mail runner.

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 Switzerland Issued Stamp on Stamp Day

Scene of the action: The region of Oberaargau at the northeasternmost tip of the canton of Berne, nestled between the Jura range and the Napf mountains. The river Aare ows majestically through pastures and elds, past green hills, fortified castles and lush meadows. … Continue reading

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Croatia Issued Stamp on Stamp Day

Its central motif, the number 25, although entirely flat, has been printed as a nano gravure with a kinaesthetic three-dimensional effect and in the spectrum of rainbow colours. Numbers marking the anniversary, 1991-2016, appear three-dimensionally, depending on the angle of … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Postal History

Guernsey:500 Years of Postal History The history of the postal service in the UK reflects the enormous societal and political change that has taken us from sixteenth century Tudor England to the United Kingdom today.The stamps depict some of the … Continue reading

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New USPS Forever Stamps

250th Anniversary of the Repeal of the Stamp Act The U.S. Postal Service dedicated a Forever stamp souvenir sheet commemorating the 250th anniversary of the repeal of the Stamp Act in 1766. The Stamp Act was British legislation that proved … Continue reading

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New Spanish Stamps

EXFILNA 2016 The Spanish National Philatelic Exhibition, EXFILNA 2016, will be celebrated this year. In its 54th  edition, it will coincide with the 1st European Convention for Collectors (ECC) which takes place in Spain. This show embraces different areas of collecting, such as … Continue reading

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Pitcairn Island Issued Stamps on Stamp Anniversaries

New definitive stamps from Pitcairn Islands feature stamp-on-stamp designs of its first postage stamps.Pitcairn’s stamps debuted Oct. 15, 1940, and the new definitives were issued exactly 75 years later.Three of the stamps picture Fletcher Christian, the master’s mate who led … Continue reading

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