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Armenia Issued Europa 2016 Stamps

On December 1st, 2016, 2 postage stamps dedicated to the theme “Europa 2016. Think green” have been cancelled and put into circulation. The first postage stamp “Think green” (the winner of the competition) is designed by Doxia Sergidou (Cyprus Post). … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Vatican City

50 Years of Aerogram The aerogramme celebrates the 50th Anniversary this year of the Italian Philatelic Press Union (Unione Stampa Filatelica Italiana – USFI), the association of professional journalists, writers and publishers committed to promoting interest in stamp collecting and … Continue reading

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New Europa 2016 Stamps:Belgium

Issue Date: 16.06.2016 Designer: Myriam Voz Printer: Stamps Production Belgium Process: Offset Colours: 4 Size: 112 mm x 166 mm Values: €5,65

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New Stamps from Romania

Romanian Academy, 150 Years Romanian Academy is a central institution for the promotion of literary and scientific creation.in April of 1866, the Romanian Literary Society was founded, and from the following year it would be named the Romanian Academic Society.Among its objectives of … Continue reading

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New Europa 2016 Stamps: Think Green

Malta Issue Date: 09.05.2016 Designer: Doxia Sergidou , Sean Cini Process: Offset Colours: 4 Colours : sheet, 158mmx150mm, stamps, 44mmx31mm Values: 59c, €2.19 Norway Issue Date: 09.05.2016 Designer: Enzo Finger, Doxia Sergidou Latvia Issue Date: 09.05.2016 Designer: Doxia Sergidou, Arta Ozola Jaunarāja Printer: Baltijas Banknote, Latvijā Process: Offset Colours: 4 Colours Values: €0.78 x … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Switzerland

Gottardo 2016 Two special stamps with a gutter document a strengthened sense of togetherness. The Gotthard Base tunnel is opening up new prospects for the north and south. At 57 kilometres in length, it is a world-re- cord-breaking tunnel. 28,200,000 tonnes of … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Guernsey

Victor Hugo In October 1855 Victor Hugo arrived in Guernsey, a political exile. He established a home for himself and family in St Peter Port at Hauteville House.  Almost every day he wrote. He completed les Misérables and composed many poems which … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Slovenia

Birds of Slovenia The stamps depicts European green woodpecker (Picus viridis), European honey buzzard (Pernis apivorus) ,Hazel grouse (Tetrastes bonasia),Common firecrest (Regulus ignicapilla)and European bee-eater (Merops apiaster) Issue Date: 27.05.2016 Designer: Zlatko Drčar Printer: Zrinski d.d., Čakovec, Croatia Process: Offset Colours: 4 Colours Size: 23.76 x 30.80 mm Values: 0.25, 0.30, 0.50, 0.75, … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Faroe Island

Europa 2016:Think Green Issue Date: 09.05.2016 Designer: Edward Fuglø and Doxias SergidouPrinter: Oesd, AustriaProcess: OffsetColours: 4 ColoursSize: 40 x 26,5 mmValues: 9 and 17 DKK Nólsoyar Páll :250 Years Poul Poulsen Nolsøe was born in 1766. In the following year a Copenhagen merchant, Niels Ryberg, built a … Continue reading

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New Europa 2016 Stamps

Theme:Think Green Switzerland Issue Date: 04.05.2016 Designer: Doxia Sergidou, Cyprus (“Think Green” special stamp), Nicola Carpi and Dina Christ, Zurich (“Be Green” special stamp) Printer: Giesecke & Devrient, Leipzig, Germany Process: Offset Colours: 4 Colours Size: Stamps: 40×32.5 mm, Sheet: 190×162 mm (4 rows of 4 stamps) … Continue reading

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