Overprints

Stamps of Hungary: Republican Issues (1918)

By |November 19th, 2014|

World War Two Occupation of Latvia (1940-5)

By |October 16th, 2014|

Stamps of Poland: German Occupation (1915)

By |October 9th, 2014|

Portuguese Colonies: Nyassa – First through Fifth Issue (1898-1911)

By |September 30th, 2014|

This article was written by Bertram W. H. Poole and first published in "Mekeel's Weekly Stamp News" Feb 25, 1911 Volume XXV, Number 8, Whole Issue Number 1052.

Stamps of Pakistan: 10 Rupees (1947)

By |September 25th, 2014|

Stamps of South Africa: V.R.I. Wolmaransstad Overprints

By |August 1st, 2014|

War Tax Stamps – The British Empire’s Effort 1914-1920

By |July 1st, 2014|

There are many stamps issued during World War I, which reflect the momentous events of those years.

The Principality of Bulgaria and its Stamps

By |May 26th, 2014|

Stamps of Eritrea: First Issues (1893-1910)

By |May 25th, 2014|

Stamps of Greece: Aspioti-Elka, Printers

By |March 29th, 2014|

Stamps of Vietnam: Annam and Tonquin

By |March 16th, 2014|

Stamps of Syria: French Military Occupation (1918-22)

By |March 7th, 2014|

Stanps and Postal History of Hyderabad, India

By |November 4th, 2013|

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Victoria Land (1913)

By |October 21st, 2013|

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Guam: The First Issue (1899)

By |October 15th, 2013|

The island of Guam, formerly administered as part of the Spanish Philippine Islands, was occupied by American troops in 1899 during the Spanish-American War.

Stamps of Aitutaki (1903-20)

By |October 14th, 2013|

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Picture Perfect: New Zealand 1898-1908

By |September 1st, 2013|

The first pictorial definitive series from a major British colony, issued by New Zealand in 1898, had two different printers, three different platemakers and four different papers, not to mention famous errors and perforation varieties. Was this the ultimate turn-of-the-century collectable?

The Stamps of Syria (1927)

By |July 2nd, 2013|

The postage stamps of Syria offer a wide and interesting field of study to the general collector as well as to the most minute and exacting of philatelic specialists.