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Stamps of the Netherlands: ‘Think Green ‘ (2016)

By |May 3rd, 2016|

Ships on Stamps: Newfoundland (1887)

By |May 2nd, 2016|

This fine 10c.ship stamp from Newfundland was designed and printed by the American Bank Note Company in Montreal. Released in 1887 it is an accurate description of an Atlantic brigantine. It is symbolic of Newfoundland's seaborne trade and probably represents a ship built at one of the British North American yards. This is typical of the type of private sailing ship, which carried much of the trans-Atlantic mail as private ship-letters, from Newfoundland during the first three decades of the 19th century.

Stamps of France: Radio-TV Centre Opening (1963)

By |April 27th, 2016|

Here is an issue for those interested in Telecommunications history. This 20c. blue-grey, yellow-chestnut stamp was issued to celebrate the Opening of the Radio-T.V. Centre in Paris in 1968. Designed and engraved by Combet.

Stamps of Italy: 17th Milan Fair (1936)

By |April 19th, 2016|

This set of four stamps celebrated the Milan Fair of 1936. Designed by M. Parrini.

Stamps of Romania: Paris Stamp Exhibition (1975)

By |April 18th, 2016|


Iceland: Parliamentary Millenary Celebration (1930)

By |April 15th, 2016|

Stamps of the Netherlands: TB Prevention (1906)

By |March 26th, 2016|

Stamps of Monaco: “PHILATEC 1964”

By |March 25th, 2016|

Stamps of Ireland: St. Patrick’s Day (2016)

By |March 2nd, 2016|

United States Stamps: Grapes as the Earliest Fruit Culture (2016)

By |February 28th, 2016|

Stamps of Italy: Guido D’Arezzo (1950)

By |February 12th, 2016|

This attractive issue celebrated the 900th Death Anniversary of Guido D'Arezzo (musician). Designed by R. Pierbattista and R. De Sanctis.

Stamps of Hong Kong: Migratory Birds Issue (1997)

By |February 2nd, 2016|

This migratory birds issue from Hong Kong was designed by Shek Tak-sheun and printed by Enschede.

Stamps of France: Alfred de Musset (1951)

By |December 16th, 2015|

Stamps of Italy: Ferragamo Shoes (2015)

By |December 14th, 2015|

Stamps of Sweden: Christmas Issue (2015)

By |November 19th, 2015|