Wednesday , July 27 2016

Australian Owls : stealthy nocturnal hunters

Australian Owls stamps

Australia post issued four stamps featuring magnificent birds of prey Australian Owls, pictured within their natural habitat. The Adelaide-based wildlife artist Christopher Pope designed the stamps with naturalistic illustrations. The issue depicts four Owls: Sooty Owl (Tyto tenebricosa), Rufous Owl …

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Jersey stamps celebrating 1950s popular culture

Jersey stamps celebrating 1950s popular culture

Jersey post issued a Miniature Sheet and a set of six stamps celebrating 1950s popular culture through the decades. The first in a five-part series issue explores different aspects of 1950s culture, namely language, music, fashion, events, food and leisure …

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Malaysian Calligraphy postage stamps

Malaysian Calligraphy postage stamps

Pos Malaysia issued a souvenir sheet and three beautiful Malaysian Calligraphy postage stamps featuring some of the best Malaysian calligraphy. The postage stamps feature Tamil (70 sen), Chinese (80 sen) and Islamic (90 sen) Calligraphy. Calligraphy is a visual art …

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European Universities Games Zagreb-Rijeka 2016

European Universities Games 2016 stamps

The 2016 European Universities Games are the third biannual games to take place in the Croatian cities of Zagreb and Rijeka between 13 and 24 July 2016. Croatian post issued two postage stamps to commemorate the European Universities Games Zagreb-Rijeka …

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