Classic Stamps

Stamps of Saxony: 3 neugroschen (1863)

By |November 12th, 2014|

Like most of the other German states, Saxony also adopted combined typography and […]

Stamps of Tuscany: 2 Soldi (1864)

By |November 9th, 2014|

In connection with a tax on newspapers a 2 soldi stamp was issued […]

Straits Settlements: First Issues (1867-72)

By |October 18th, 2014|

When the Settlements became a crown colony in 1867, they began issuing their […]

Stamps of Poland: German Occupation (1915)

By |October 9th, 2014|

This stamp is part of a set of five stamps of the Germania […]

Stamps of Sirmoor: Elephant Issue (1895)

By |October 9th, 2014|

This attractive issue featured an elephant and formed part of the definitive sets […]

Stamps of Norway: Posthorn Issue (2014)

By |September 25th, 2014|

Some years ago, Norway Post calculated that over 5 billion posthorn stamps had […]

Stamps of Bavaria: Prince Luitpold Anniversary (1911)

By |June 3rd, 2014|

This attractive issue celebrated the25th anniversary of the Regency of Prince Luitpold.

Designed by […]

Nordic Area Classic Christmas Seals

By |June 1st, 2014|

We are now approaching the end of yet another year and looking forward […]

The Principality of Bulgaria and its Stamps

By |May 26th, 2014|

On 1st January 2007 Bulgaria became a member of the European Union. The […]

Stamps of Imperial China: Dragon Issues (1897)

By |April 5th, 2014|

I love the Dragon Issues! Is it because I like dragons or the […]

British Guiana one-cent Magenta could reach $20m! (2014)

By |March 26th, 2014|

A one-cent magenta postage stamp printed in what was then British Guiana in […]

Stamps of Columbia: Tolima (1871)

By |March 20th, 2014|

Tolima is one of the 32 departments of Colombia, located in the Andean […]