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USPS:Forever Stamps on Sharks

The five Sharks forever stamps depict formidable examples of five different species: shortfin mako shark, whale shark, pelagic thresher shark, scalloped hammerhead shark, and great white shark. The pane of 20 Sharks stamps has a selvage design that extends across … Continue reading

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New Stamps from USPS

United States Postal Service has released its stamp issue programme for the year 2017.Many thematic issues will be released this year. WPA PostersĀ  The Postal Service celebrates posters of the Work Projects Administration (WPA), striking and utilitarian artworks created by … Continue reading

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Joint Stamp Issues of India (8): India-Philippines

This beautiful joint stamp issue was released to commemorate 60 years of diplomatic relations between both the countries ,on 16th November 2009 by India and on 27th November by Philippines.Stamps depicts Gangetic Dolphin or Ganges River dolphin (Platanista gangetica); Whale … Continue reading

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