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New Spanish Stamps

Old Crafts: Potter Pottery is presented in a new Premium Pliego and has the characteristic of being printed on a paper with textured ceramic.The pottery takes us to the ceramics, and concretely, the protagonist of this emission, the well-known ceramics … Continue reading

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New Stamps Released on Landscapes

Switzerland The souvenir sheet issued on 7th September 2017 presents a panoramic view of Creux du Van, a huge natural rock amphitheater located on the border between the cantons of Neuchatel and Vaud. Iceland The sheet commemorates the 250th anniversary … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Isle of Man

BLOODHOUND SSC The engineering excellence and technical innovation behind the BLOODHOUND project to set a new land speed world record is encapsulated in this Isle of Man Post Office miniature sheet.It is not only a celebration of the bid to … Continue reading

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Malaysia launches Special Stamps for Deepavali

Malaysia Bhd has released its fourth ‘Festival Food’ series comprising stamps and other products to highlight the upcoming Festival of Lights or Deepavali celebration.The fourth edition stamps feature festive foods that are usually being enjoyed during Deepavali including Vadai, Muruku, … Continue reading

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USPS:Forever Stamps on Christmas Carols

The U.S. Postal Service will begin celebrating the Holiday season  with four new Forever stamps featuring images that illustrate the themes of four beloved Christmas carols: “Jingle Bells,” “Deck the Halls,” “Silent Night” and “Jolly Old Saint Nicholas.”

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Faroe Islands Issued Second Set of Stamps on National Costume

Nowadays the traditional skirt is black with red stripes. The material used was the so-called “linsey”, i.e. originally homespun flax with wool, but now machine-woven cotton with wool is being used. In recent years traditionalists have levelled some criticism at … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Croatia

Autism: Living in their Own World Autism is a condition where a child (or an adult) experiences the world in a way that significantly differs compared to other people. The basic characteristics of persons with disabilities from the autism spectrum … Continue reading

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Andora Issued Stamp on  Pilar Riberaygua

This philatelic series dedicated to the recognition of those Andorran women who, through their work, effort and talent, have contributed to the social and cultural progress of the Principality.This year’s edition pays homage to the artist and gallery owner Pilar Riberaygua, … Continue reading

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New Austrian Stamps

The Votive Church Date of Release:16.09.2017 Rural Postal Vehicle The stamp block depicts a small, very simple construction, biaxial vehicle with four wheels and no roof, drawn by a single horse. The postillion sits on his bench, with the so-called … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Liechtenstein

Mountain Paintings :Helmut Ditsch The Argentinian painter Helmut Ditsch supplied the motif for the special stamp “Rappastein” (face value: CHF 3.80). The original painting is around one-and-a-half metres wide and depicts part of Liechtenstein’s mountains including the 2,222-metre-high Rappastein. The … Continue reading

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