Animals on Stamps

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 […]

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 Laos: Land of a Million Elephants

By |October 3rd, 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.

Falkland Islands Stamps: George VI Issue (1952)

By |September 27th, 2014|

This attractive issue, consisting of 14 stamps, was the final King George VI […]

Stamps of Pakistan: 10 Rupees (1947)

By |September 25th, 2014|

The indian sub-continent was partitioned in August 1947, the predominantly Moslem areas becoming […]

Stamps of Switzerland: Landau Messenger (2014)

By |September 23rd, 2014|

The Lindau Messenger,or Milan Messenger, was the name given to the a transalpine […]

Stamps of Ireland: Cats (2014)

By |September 21st, 2014|

On September 4th, 2014, An Post issued four new stamps in tribute of […]

Stamps of Switzerland: Wild Animals (2014)

By |September 5th, 2014|

Swiss Post is launching a new series of stamps entitled “Wildlife”. The set […]

Stamps of Guernsey: Sumatran Orangutan (2014)

By |September 1st, 2014|

Guernsey Orang utan

Sichuan: China’s Panda Province

By |August 10th, 2014|

Stamps of Liechtenstein: Amphibians (2014)

By |June 17th, 2014|

Amphibians are protected by law in Liechtenstein. Nevertheless, a sharp decline in the […]