Topicals or Thematics

Romantic Stamps from Chunghwa Post(2014)

By |October 20th, 2014|

Romantic stamps from Chunghwa Post

To meet the needs of the newlyweds for thematically […]

Stamps of Hungary: Insects (2014)

By |October 19th, 2014|

It is an established practice of Magyar Posta to periodically present the breeds […]

Postal History: Charles Dana Gibson Illustrator 1868-1944

By |October 17th, 2014|


The pen-and-ink drawings of illustrator Charles Gibson came […]

Stamps of Estonia: Euro Coin (2014)

By |October 16th, 2014|

On January 1, 2002 the common euro currency was launched in twelve countries […]

Stamps of San Marino: Michelangelo Anniversary (2014)

By |October 16th, 2014|

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

World War Two Occupation of Latvia (1940-5)

By |October 16th, 2014|

As part of the Soviet occupation of Latvia in 1940, a series of […]

Stamps of New Caledonia: Tokyo Olympics (1964)

By |October 16th, 2014|

Sporting events provide much of the commemorative issues produced by New Caledonia.
The Tokyo […]

Stamps of Tonga: Id. Gold Coins Issue (1963)

By |October 15th, 2014|

Tonga introduced a series of three gold coins in 1963 and issued a […]

Stamps of Tonga: Queen Salote Accession Anniversary (1938)

By |October 15th, 2014|

The twentieth anniversary of the accession of Queen Salote (Charlotte) was celebrated in […]

Stamps of Mauritius: Heraldry Issue (1895)

By |October 14th, 2014|

Royal portraiture gave way to heraldry in 1895, when De La Rue typographed […]

Stamps of Estonia: Deadly Firecap Mushrooms (2014)

By |October 14th, 2014|

The deadly fibrecap (Inocybe erubescens) is very poisonous, containing muscarine. The poison does […]

Stamps of Ascension: Pictorial Series (1956)

By |October 14th, 2014|

Bradbury Wilkinson recess-printed a pictorial series for Ascension released in November 1956.
The stamps […]