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Europa 2015 – Greenland

Europa 2015 - Greenland

Greenland issued two EUROPA stamps under EUROPA 2015 themed “Old Toys”. The stamps features ‘Pulaartut’, a mind game and wooden figures. ‘Pulaartut’ is a mind game and still today one of the most famous string games in Greenland. One figure …

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EUROPA 2013 – Greenland

EUROPA 2013 - Greenland

Greenland post issued the first stamp of EUROPA 2013. This year the EUROPA-series are issued under the theme “The Postman Van”. The Europa issue (also known as Europa – CEPT until 1992) is an annual joint issue of stamps with …

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Children’s books – EUROPA

Greenland post issued a set of stamps on this year’s theme for PostEurop’s EUROPAstamps children’s books. Books for children hold great pleasure both to write and read. Often the books reach far beyond national borders through their rich imagery and …

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Air Greenland

Grønlandsfly, (Air Greenland) as the company was previously called, was created against a tragic background, namely the sinking of the ship Hans Hedtoft south of Cape Farewell in 1959. It became evident that an ice recognisance service was necessary to …

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