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New Stamps on Year of Rooster

Indonesia Issue Date-6 January 2017 Slovenia Issue Date-27 January 2017 France:Stamp Booklet Booklet of 12 postage stamps stickers at the price of the green letter representing the 12 Chinese astrological signs. LI Zhongyao created for the French Post the twelve … Continue reading

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New Stamps on The Year of Rooster

Christmas IslandTaiwan NT$3.5 stamp: “The Golden Cock Proclaiming Joy” is the theme of this stamp. The cock call at dawn heralds the new day; spring marks the beginning of the New Year. NT$13 stamp: An Exuberance of Joyous Celebrations. Being a homonym … Continue reading

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South Korea Issued Postmark on Roosters

By Wolfgang Beyer, Vice Chairman of the German Philatelic Collector Group ArGe ZoologieDate of Release- 1st December 2016

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New Stamps Released on Year of the Monkey

Canada Canada has issued two stamps to celebrate the Year of the Monkey on 6th January 2016. The designs of the “P” domestic-rate and $2.50 international-rate stamps were inspired by the legend of the Monkey King, also known as Sun … Continue reading

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New Stamps from Latvia

Constellations Issue Date: 07.08.2015 Designer: Elita Viliama Printer: Baltijas Banknote, Latvijā Colours: 4 Colours 100th Anniversary of Latvian Riflemen Issue Date: 25.10.2015 Designer: Lilija Dinere Printer: Baltijas Banknote, Latvijā Colours: 4 Colours Values: €1.71 Rainis and Aspazija Issue Date: 11.09.2015 Designer: Lilija Dinere Printer: Baltijas Banknote, LatvijāColours: 4 Colours Values: €.50 x 2

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New Stamps from Liechtenstein

Ferdinand Nigg (1865-1949) Issue Date: 09.11.2015 Colours: 4 Colours Living Space: The Alps Postal Stationary Issue Date: 09.11.2015 Colours: 4 Colours Princely Treasures: Paintings The works of art from the collections of the Prince of Liechtenstein are coveted stamp motifs. The Philately is presenting … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Year of the Horse:Christmas Island

The Chinese zodiac uses animal signs to date the years over a 12-year cycle and 2014 is the Year of the Horse. For festive seasons, such as New Year, the Chinese lunar calendar is the determining factor.The seventh sign in … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Year of the Horse:Estonia

Issue Date: 31.01.2014 Designer: Triin Heimann Printer: AS Vaba Maa Process: Offset Colours: 4 Colours Size: 40,88 x 41,3 mm Values: €1.10

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Royal Mail Celebrates Lunar New Year on Special Stamp Sheet

Royal Mail heralds the Year of the Horse on a special sheet of 20 stamps. The limited-edition sheet features Lunar New Year celebrations from five cities across the UK as well as vibrant images of moving horses. The launch follows the popular … Continue reading

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Canada:Stamp on Zodiac Sign

Canada Post issued a stamp on astrological sign Cancer.Its denomination is permanent.Cancer is the fourth astrological sign in the zodiac. A water sign ruled by the changeable moon, the qualities of the Cancer personality are the least decisive of all of the … Continue reading

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