Europa 2013 – Aland

Europa 2013 – Aland

Aland post issued a postage stamp featuring postal vehicles as a part of Europa 2013 series. The stamp shows a Toyota Auris Hybrid delivery car. Being a silent-running model with no combustion when standing, this eco-friendly car offers several advantages …

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Europa 2013 – Slovenia

Europa 2013 - Slovenia

Slovenia post issued a set of two postage stamps featuring postal vehicles as a part of Europa 2013 series. The stamps shows Krpan mail bicycle and Diligence mail coach. Krpan Mail Bicycle It is no mere coincidence that the Krpan …

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Europa 2013 – Jersey

Europa 2013 - Jersey

Jersey post issued a set of four stamps featuring postal vehicles as a part of Europa 2013 series. The stamps depicts various vehicles used for carrying and delivering posts. EUROPA stamps are special stamps issued by European postal administrations and …

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Qing Dynasty Embroidery

Qing Dynasty Embroidery

Taiwan post issued a set of five stamps and a souvenir sheet on a Qing dynasty Embroidery lateral curtain with flower and bird embroidery from the National Museum of History’s collection. Traditionally, lateral curtains were mostly used to decorate the …

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Year of the snake – Indonesia

Year of the snake - Indonesia

Indonesia post issued a set of stamps to mark the year of the snake. Lunar New Year is the most important festival for Chinese people in Indonesia and around the world. The festival celebrates the arrival of the first day …

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Bird of the year – Hoopoe

Bird of the year - Hoopoe

Belarus post issued a stamp of the Bird of the year – Hoopoe. The public organization “Ahova ptushak Batskaushchyny” (Protection of Homeland Birds) declared the hoopoe as the bird of the year 2013 in Belarus. The Hoopoe is a colourful …

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Greetings 2013 – Ireland

Greetings 2013 - Ireland

Irish Post issued two new Greetings 2013 stamps, specially designed for use on greeting cards. This year’s stamps were designed by Steve Simpson and feature illustrations by renowned illustrator, Cathy Dineen. The stamps show the delight shown by a boy …

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