Italy & Colonies

Stamps of San Marino: Galileo Galilei Anniversary (2014)

By |November 20th, 2014|

On the occasion of the 450th anniversary of the birth of Galileo Galilei […]

Stamps of San Marino: Cathedrals (1967)

By |November 10th, 2014|

Stamps of Tuscany: 2 Soldi (1864)

By |November 9th, 2014|

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

Africa Map (Strand Album 1908)

By |November 8th, 2014|

Stamps of San Marino: Michelangelo Anniversary (2014)

By |October 16th, 2014|

ichelangelo Buonarroti was the most complete and true genius of the Renaissance. 450 […]

Stamps of Italy: Italian Red Cross (2014)

By |August 18th, 2014|

This stamp issue of Italian Post celebrates the Italian Red Cross on the […]

Stamps of San Marino: Good Neighbourhood with Italy Anniversary (2014)

By |July 20th, 2014|

On the 31st March 1939 Italy and San Marino stipulated the “Convention of […]

Stamps of San Marino: Juventus Champion (2014)

By |July 9th, 2014|

The Juventus Football Club is the winner team of the Italian Soccer Championship […]

Stamps of the Vatican: Charlie Chaplin Anniversary (2014)

By |July 9th, 2014|

Charles Spencer Chaplin was born in a suburb of London on 16 April […]

New Zealand: A Sad Story Behind a Cover

By |July 4th, 2014|

Published by kind permission of the author.

Before telling the story behind the fascinating cover illustrated, a description is necessary...

Stamps of IItaly: Via Claudia Augusta (2014)

By |June 25th, 2014|

This stamp represents a Roman bridge, with a single arch, located near Lamon, […]

Map of Italian East Africa (1938-1941)

By |May 25th, 2014|

The biggest extension of Eritrea was reached during the Italian Empire (1936–1941), when […]