News from the World of Stamp Collecting and Philately

News, views, opinions, all that is new in the world of stamp collecting and philately.

Yemen Arab Republic 1967, Egypt pulls out, so it is time for conciliation

At the time of this stamp both North and South Yemen had rival entities claiming the future. In the North that even meant rival stamp ...

The-Philatelist  - 22 hours ago
World Telecommunication Day

Karnataka Postal Circle released a special cancellation on 17th May 2024 to celebrate World Telecommunication Day. This cancellation ...

MB's Stamps of India  - 23 hours ago
2500. 🇮🇪 Beautiful Irish Bees Feature On New Issue.

 New issues -🇮🇪 An Post - postal service of the Irish Republic -16 May 2024 - Native Irish bees - 4 self-adhesive stamps ...

Commonwealth Stamps  - 16th May 2024
Sale’s Canada and BNA material draws keen interest from specialists

Collectors are eagerly examining the extensive collection of 1,500 lots featured in Eastern Auctions’ May 22-25 sale, which has a ...

Canadian Stamp News  - 16th May 2024
BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS

Philatelic covers Worldwide  - 16th May 2024
3D - Holographic Stamps - Update

Category - SightSubcategory - 3D Hologram / Odd Shaped Miniature SheetSwitzerland 2017 Love Stamp with holographic foil ...

Philaquely Moi  - 16th May 2024
UNITED NATIONS - VIENNA OFFICE

THis cover from UNO Vienna depicts 3 stamps, including the stamp on the right corner representing the Mount Cook, New Zealand. The Mount ...

Philatelic covers Worldwide  - 16th May 2024
BELARUS

Philatelic covers Worldwide  - 16th May 2024
INDIA

Philatelic covers Worldwide  - 16th May 2024
P. R. CHINA

Philatelic covers Worldwide  - 16th May 2024
TAIWAN

Philatelic covers Worldwide  - 16th May 2024
Peppa Pig

Show Promo ImageIssue date 16/5/2024 On May 16 Royal Mail issued a set of stamps celebrating 20 years of Peppa Pig, the popular British ...

Stamp Magazine  - 16th May 2024
International Day of Families.

Karnataka Postal Circle released a special cancellation on 15th May 2024 to celebrate International Day of Families. This cancellation ...

MB's Stamps of India  - 16th May 2024
Liechtenstein 2024

Liechtenstein Date of Issue: 3rd June 2024 two stamps (2x 1.90 CHF)both stamps are issued in a souvenir-sheet of 4 stamps (2 of ...

europa stamps  - 15th May 2024
Ruanda Urundi - Bud's Big Blue

Ruanda-Urundi Gerben van Gelder MapsBud's Big BlueBud's ObservationsBelgium gained governing control over Ruanda /Urundi, now ...

Big Blue 1840-1940  - 15th May 2024
Europa stamps 2024

Europe Europa 2024  "Underwater fauna & flora"  08.01.2024 Jersey - 2 stamps (0.98 & 2.15 GBP) & 1 ...

europa stamps  - 14th May 2024
Best Europa stamp 2024

Europe Best Europa stamp competition 2024 PostEurop is proud to present the 2024 “Underwater Flora & Fauna” EUROPA Stamps ...

europa stamps  - 14th May 2024
Norway 2024

Norway Date of issue: 31st May 2024 one stamp (Europa 20g. value = 31.- NOK) This stamp is issued in a booklet of 5 stampsHarbor ...

europa stamps  - 14th May 2024
RPSC appoints Ed Kroft as International Liaison Officer

Canadian philatelist Ed Kroft has been appointed the International Liaison Officer for the Royal Philatelic Society of Canada (RPSC). ...

Canadian Stamp News  - 14th May 2024
2499. 🇳🇦 Three Issues In 2024 From Namibia.

 New Issues.🇳🇦 Namibia Post -22 May 2024 - Biodiversity of the Etendeka Plateau - 1 sheetlet containing 10 different stamps. ...

Commonwealth Stamps  - 14th May 2024
Greece 2024

Greece Date of Issue: 15th May 2024 two stamps se-tenant (2.- & 3.- €)both stamps are also issued in one booklet of 4 stamps (2 ...

europa stamps  - 13th May 2024
Andorra (Spanish post) 2024

Andorra (Spanish post) Date of Issue: 9th May 2024 one stamp (1.70€) Pyrenean brook salamander (Calotriton asper) - IUCN Red list - ...

europa stamps  - 12th May 2024
Professions of staffers of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia

Russia Post released a set of 4 stamps on the Professions of staffers of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia on 12th December ...

MB's Stamps of India  - 11th May 2024
Stamps printed on Special Paper - Update

Category - TouchSubcategory - Stamps made from Special Traditional PaperChina 2024 - 3 Chinese Seal Engraving Stamps printed on Rice ...

Philaquely Moi  - 11th May 2024
Cloth Stamps - Update

Category - TouchSubcategory - Cloth StampsRearranging my earlier posts to reflect correct country category.Indonesia 2012 – World ...

Philaquely Moi  - 11th May 2024
2498. 🇨🇦 New Canada Stamps Commemorate Graphic Novelists.

 New issues -🇨🇦 Canada Post -10 May 2024 - Canadian graphic novelists - 4 self-adhesive stamps issued in booklets of 8 (2 of ...

Commonwealth Stamps  - 11th May 2024
Book Review : The Post Office Buildings of India

 The Post Office Buildings of IndiaBy Sushil Mehra and K. Chaitanya DevThe Post Office Buildings of India By Sushil Mehra and K. ...

Rainbow Stamp Club  - 11th May 2024
2497. 🇫🇰 🇸🇨 Falkland Islands Remembers Hero Firefighters; New Old Seychelles Definitives.

 New issues -🇫🇰 Falkland Islands Postal Service -20 May 2023 - 35th anniversary of the tragic deaths of local firemen Gerard ...

Commonwealth Stamps  - 10th May 2024
Abraham Memorial Higher Secondary School

A Special cover was released to celebrate the centenary year of  Abraham Memorial Higher Secondary School at Thiruvananthapuram on ...

MB's Stamps of India  - 10th May 2024
Canada Post honours graphic novelists

Canada Post has unveiled a four-stamp collection to celebrate five distinguished Canadian graphic novelists who have left a mark on the ...

Canadian Stamp News  - 10th May 2024
2496. 🇭🇰 Hong Kong Issue Depicts Local Monuments.

 New issues -🇭🇰 Hong Kong Post -20 June 2024 - ‘Declared monuments in Hong Kong’, second series - 6 stamps and 1 ...

Commonwealth Stamps  - 10th May 2024
Montenegro 2024

Montenegro Date of Issue: 9th May 2024 one stamp (2.- €) and one souvenir-sheet (2.- €)this stamp is issued in a mini-sheet of 8 ...

europa stamps  - 10th May 2024
North Macedonia 2024

North Macedonia Date of Issue: 9th May 2024 one stamp (181.- MKD) and one souvenir-sheet (184.- MKD)  the stamp is issued ...

europa stamps  - 10th May 2024
Personalized Burmanica Stamps from Austria

I recently discovered some Burmanica-themed personalized stamps from Austria. While these are not official postage stamps, they are ...

Ko Toe Philately  - 10th May 2024
Tamil Nadu Police Museum

A Police Beat Carried Special cover was released on the 29th September 2023 at Chennai on the Tamil Nadu Police Museum at Chennai.

MB's Stamps of India  - 10th May 2024
Stamps with Interactive (QR/Bar/Augmented Reality/C) codes - Update

Category - Hearing/SightSubcategory - Stamps with Interactive (QR/Bar/Augmented Reality/C) codes Canada 2012 Franklin the ...

Philaquely Moi  - 9th May 2024
Kosovo 2024

Kosovo Date of Issue: 9th May 2024 two stamps 2 stamps (1.- & 2.10 €) and one souvenir-sheet (2.- €) NOTE - those stamps don't ...

europa stamps  - 9th May 2024
Turkey 2024

Turkey Date of Issue: 9th May 2024 two stamps (20.- TRY)

europa stamps  - 9th May 2024
Saskatchewan philatelist receives 2023 Pratt Award

Dean W. Mario of Saskatoon, Sask., has been honored with the 2023 Pratt Award for his work titled “Newfoundland’s Postal Censorship ...

Canadian Stamp News  - 9th May 2024
Canada Post takes $748M loss in 2023; mail delivery drops 5%

In 2023, Canada Post recorded a pre-tax loss of $748 million, attributed to a post-pandemic increase in parcel delivery competition, a ...

Canadian Stamp News  - 9th May 2024
Canada Post releases 2024 ‘From Far and Wide’ stamp series

Canada Post’s “From Far and Wide” series returns, captivating audiences with nine stunning images of Canada’s ...

Canadian Stamp News  - 9th May 2024
Portugal 2024

Portugal Date of Issue: 9th May 2024 one stamp (1.20 €) and one souvenir-sheet (3.- €) the stamp is issued in a mini-sheet ...

europa stamps  - 9th May 2024
Madeira 2024

Madeira Date of Issue: 9th May 2024 one stamp (1.20 €) and one souvenir-sheet (3.- €) the stamp is issued in a mini-sheet of ...

europa stamps  - 9th May 2024
Italy 2024

Italy Date of Issue: 9th May 2024 two stamps (2x B zona 1 value = 2x 1.30 €) - NOTE both stamps are self-adhesive

europa stamps  - 9th May 2024
Bosnia and Herzegovina 2024

Bosnia and Herzegovina Date of Issue: 9th May 2024 two stamps (2x 3.20 BAM) & one souvenir-sheet (2x 3.20 BAM) both stamps are ...

europa stamps  - 9th May 2024
Azores 2024

Azores Date of Issue: 9th May 2024 one stamp (1.20 €) and one souvenir-sheet (3.- €) the stamp is issued in a mini-sheet of 10 ...

europa stamps  - 9th May 2024
Vladimir Zhirinovsky

Russia Post released a stamp Vladimir Zhirinovsky on 8th December 2023 depicting his portrait and an image of the Order For Merit to the ...

MB's Stamps of India  - 9th May 2024
New Zealand 1982, A nattering nabob comes to New Zealand, bringing sheep

A nabob is a word that comes to English from Hindi. In the English language it came to mean a fellow who returns after making a great ...

The-Philatelist  - 8th May 2024
Painted Jezebel - Myanmar Butterfly Species

Myanmar Post issued fourth stamp of the Myanmar Butterflies Species Stamp Series on 5 May 2024. It features Painted Jezebel (Delias ...

Ko Toe Philately  - 8th May 2024
Tekur Krishnamurthy

A Special cover was released on Tekur Krishnamurthy, a dedicated volunteer of Red Cross Society on 8th May 2024 at Ballari.

MB's Stamps of India  - 8th May 2024
SINGAPORE ~ Singapore Flora FDC

Singapore Flora Lowland Diptercarp Forests FDC, posted on April 26, 2024 from Tampines Centre post office to Taipei with arrival ...

Gulfmann Stamps Collection  - 8th May 2024
World Red Cross Day.

Karnataka Postal Circle released a special cancellation on 8th May 2024 to celebrate World Red Cross  Day. This cancellation was ...

MB's Stamps of India  - 7th May 2024
2495. 🇲🇹 Malta’s 2024 EUROPA Set.

New issues.🇲🇹 MaltaPost - 9 May 2024 - EUROPA, Underwater flora and fauna - 2 stamps and1 booklet containing 5 x €1.50 ...

Commonwealth Stamps  - 7th May 2024
P. R. CHINA

Philatelic covers Worldwide  - 7th May 2024
CANADA

Philatelic covers Worldwide  - 7th May 2024
June issue

Show Promo ImagePublication date 9/5/2024 The June issue of Stamp Magazine, published on May 9, includes... Stamp Magazine StaffTue, ...

Stamp Magazine  - 7th May 2024
May sale replete with Canadian rarities

Eastern Auctions anticipates specialists will scrutinize its May 22-25 sale closely, given its extensive collection of 1,500 lots ...

Canadian Stamp News  - 7th May 2024
MALAYSIA ~ 2024 Traditional Dance FDC

Malaysia 2024 Traditional Dance FDC, posted on March 26, 2024 from Sarawak Kuching to Taipei with arrival postmarked on March 7, 2024. 

Gulfmann Stamps Collection  - 7th May 2024
MALAYSIA ~ 2024 Traditional Dance FDC

Malaysia 2024 Traditional Dance FDC, posted on March 26, 2024 from Sarawak Kuching to Taipei with arrival postmarked on March 7, 2024. 

Gulfmann Stamps Collection  - 7th May 2024
UNITED STATES ~ American Fruits Cover

United States fruits cover, posted on March 16, 2024 from Strongsville OH to Taipei with arrival postmarked on May 7, 2024. 

Gulfmann Stamps Collection  - 7th May 2024
Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University

A Special cover was released to celebrate 25 years of Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University on 5th March 2024 at New Delhi.Courtesy: ...

MB's Stamps of India  - 7th May 2024
2494. 🇹🇷 🇨🇦 Northern Cyprus’ EUROPA Issue And New Canada Definitives.

 New issues -🇹🇷  Postal service of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus -6 May 2024 - EUROPA, Underwater flora and ...

Commonwealth Stamps  - 6th May 2024
Club News

 Rainbow Stamp News May 2024Dear Reader,I am pleased to release May 2024 issue of Rainbow Stamp News. It is available at the ...

Rainbow Stamp Club  - 6th May 2024
Yuri Luzhkov

Russia Post released a stamp on Yuri Luzhkov and an image of the Order For Merit to the Fatherland on 8th December 2023.

MB's Stamps of India  - 4th May 2024
Mahatma Hansraj – Stamps India 2024

Mahatma Hansraj – Stamps India 2024 India Post issued a Rs 5 commemorative Stamp on 20th Apr 2024 on Mahatma Hansraj (1864-1938) . He ...

Stamp Digest  - 4th May 2024
Bhagwan Mahaveer 2550th Nirvan Kalyanka – Stamps India 2024

Bhagwan Mahaveer 2550th Nirvan Kalyanka – Stamps India 2024 India Post issued a Rs 5 commemorative Stamp on 21st Apr 2024 to mark ...

Stamp Digest  - 4th May 2024
Stamps with Interactive (QR/Bar/Augmented Reality/C) codes - Update

Category - Hearing/SightSubcategory - Stamps with Interactive (QR/Bar/Augmented Reality/C) codes Canada 2012 100 years of the ...

Philaquely Moi  - 4th May 2024
New Barbados Definitive stamp issue April 2024 – Gullies in Barbados

New Barbados Stamps – Gullies in Barbados Barbados Postal Service issued a new series of stamps on 15th April 2024... Read ...

The Barbados Stamps blog  - 4th May 2024
Sri Sri Maridevaru Shivayogi Maha Swamiji

A Special cover was released to celebrate 130th birth centenary of Sri Sri Maridevaru Shivayogi Maha Swamiji and 25th Anniversary of ...

MB's Stamps of India  - 4th May 2024
2493. 🇸🇨 Surprise Coronation Stamp From Seychelles.

 New issues -🇸🇨 Seychelles postal service -29 February 2024 - Coronation of King Charles III, Head of The Commonwealth - 1 ...

Commonwealth Stamps  - 3rd May 2024
Bhagwan Mahaveer 2550th Nirvan Kalyanak

 India Post released a stamp of Bhagwan Mahaveer 2550th Nirvan Kalyanak on 21st April 2024.

MB's Stamps of India  - 3rd May 2024
Scented Stamps - Update

Category - Smell Subcategory - Scented StampsHungary 2018 Medicinal Plant of the Year - Lavender (Scented stamps)Scented Sheets ...

Philaquely Moi  - 3rd May 2024
Punk on display

How an idiot got his collection shown at an international event

Punk Philatelist  - 2nd May 2024
Mahatma Hansraj

India Post released a stamp of Mahatma Hansraj on 20th April 2024.

MB's Stamps of India  - 2nd May 2024
Stamps with Scratch Off Printing - Update

Category - TouchSubcategory - Stamps with Scratch Off PrintingFrance 2008 Baby Gender Reveal Stamps with Scratch off PrintingIssue date ...

Philaquely Moi  - 2nd May 2024
Russia 1970, An Imperial era Cruiser Aurora, just keeps surviving if not her Captains

The early 20th century was an embarrassing time for the Russian Navy. There was an embarrassing defeat by Japan, a deadly friendly fire ...

The-Philatelist  - 1st May 2024
2492.🇬🇧 Royal Mail Plumbs New Depths And Commemorates A Cartoon Pig.

 New issues.🇬🇧 Royal Mail -16 May 2024 - 20th anniversary of the first broadcast of Peppa Pig, a children’s television ...

Commonwealth Stamps  - 1st May 2024
Orapex welcomes young exhibitors at national show

The organizers of this weekend’s Orapex stamp show and exhibition are excited to welcome three exhibitors under the age of 10 in ...

Canadian Stamp News  - 1st May 2024
VGG launches redesigned website

The Vincent Graves Greene Philatelic Research Foundation has unveiled a revitalized and resourceful website at greenefoundation.ca. ...

Canadian Stamp News  - 1st May 2024
New $1 stamp latest in U.S. Floral Geometry Collection

The latest addition to the United States Postal Service’s Floral Geometry collection is the newly issued $1 Floral Geometry stamp. ...

Canadian Stamp News  - 1st May 2024
Miniature Sheets with Materials Affixed - Update

Category - TouchSubcategory - Miniature Sheets with Materials Affixed/Cloth StampsSurprised that I had not updated my blog on this sheet ...

Philaquely Moi  - 1st May 2024
Austria Glass Stamp

 Austria Glass Stamp0

A philately themed blog  - 1st May 2024
Spain Airmail Stamp

 Spain Airmail Stamp

A philately themed blog  - 1st May 2024
Austria Oak wood stamps

 Austria Oak wood stamps

A philately themed blog  - 1st May 2024
British Overprint Stamps

 British Overprint Stamps

A philately themed blog  - 1st May 2024
Glow in the dark - Malaysia MS

 Glow in the Dark - Malaysia MS

A philately themed blog  - 1st May 2024
Halloween

 Halloween

A philately themed blog  - 1st May 2024
Italy Modica Chocolate

 Italy Modica Chocolate

A philately themed blog  - 1st May 2024
Luxembourg Flag 3D stamp

 Luxembourg Flag 3D stamp

A philately themed blog  - 1st May 2024
Tokelau Islands

 Tokelau Islands

A philately themed blog  - 1st May 2024
Tristan da Cunha

 Tristan da Cunha

A philately themed blog  - 1st May 2024
Solar Eclipse Thermochromic Stamp

 Solar Eclipse Thermochromic Stamp

A philately themed blog  - 1st May 2024
World's Largest Mail Box

 World's Largest Mail Box

A philately themed blog  - 1st May 2024
Hong Kong - Underwater World

 Underwater World - Hong Kong

A philately themed blog  - 1st May 2024
Malaysian Folklore - Foil Stamp

Malaysian Folklore

A philately themed blog  - 1st May 2024
Surya Namaskar stamps

 Surya Namaskar stamps

A philately themed blog  - 1st May 2024
2491. 🇨🇾 Cyprus Olympics And EUROPA Stamps.

 New issues -🇨🇾 Cyprus Post -2 May 2024 - Olympic Games to be hosted by Paris - 4 stamps each issued in sheetlets of 8. ...

Commonwealth Stamps  - 30th Apr 2024
Mata Kaushalya Mandir

A Special cover was released on the Mata Kaushalya Mandir at Raipur on 22nd January 2024.

MB's Stamps of India  - 30th Apr 2024
2490. 🇨🇦 Canada’s Animals In A Basket.

 New issues.🇨🇦 Canada Post -29 April 2024 - Canada Post Community Foundation, charity stamp - 1 self-adhesive stamp sold in ...

Commonwealth Stamps  - 29th Apr 2024
Meet our philatelists

The post Meet our philatelists appeared first on David Feldman SA.

David Feldman SA  - 29th Apr 2024
USA 1909 Scott 369 2c carmine "Lincoln" "Bluish paper"

1909 Scott 267-369-368 2c carmine "Lincoln"Center Scott 369 - "Bluish" paperi-phone camera picInto the Deep BlueThe 1909 2c carmine ...

Big Blue 1840-1940  - 29th Apr 2024
cddstamps is back writing.... :-)

Hello,  Sometimes we just forget how fast the days and weeks and months go by.  These past 6 months have been a blurr in many ...

cddstamps on stamps  - 28th Apr 2024
Coins & Stamp Exhibitions India May- Sep 2024

Coins and Stamp Exhibitions India May- Sep 2024 Updated list of Coins and Stamps Exhibition likely to be held during May to Sep 2024 is ...

Stamp Digest  - 28th Apr 2024
Special Covers of India 2024 – Ram Navami

Special Covers of India 2024 – Ram Navami A Special Cover was released on 16th Apr 2024 at Prayagraj on Ram Navami.

Stamp Digest  - 27th Apr 2024
Win an Age of the Dinosaurs presentation pack

We have a presentation pack of the Age of the Dinosaurs stamp issue to give away to each of 12 lucky winners, courtesy of Royal ...

Stamp Magazine  - 26th Apr 2024
Sree Seetharama Chandra Swamy Temple

A Special cover on Sree Seetharama Chandra Swamy Temple, Bhadrachalam was released on 28th January 2024 at Hyderabad.Courtesy: Sreejesh ...

MB's Stamps of India  - 25th Apr 2024
2489. 🇬🇮 Gibraltar Commemorates Churchill’s 150th Birth Anniversary.

 New issues.🇬🇮 Royal Gibraltar Post Office -25 April 2024 - 150th anniversary of the birth of Sir Winston Churchill - 6 ...

Commonwealth Stamps  - 25th Apr 2024
25 April - World Malaria Day

 25 April 2024: World Malaria Day: BengaluruIssued by Karnataka Postal Circle - Praveen Shastry, BangaloreMy Recent Cover16 ...

Rainbow Stamp Club  - 25th Apr 2024
THAILAND ~ Heritage Khao Klang Nok Cover

Thailand Khao Klang Nok - The ancient town of Si Thep cover posted on April 4, 2024 from Bangkok to Taipei with arrival postmarked ...

Gulfmann Stamps Collection  - 24th Apr 2024
THAILAND ~ Thai Boxing Cover

Thailand Thai Boxing cover, posted on March 28, 2024 from Bangkok to Taipei with arrival postmarked on April 23, 2024. 

Gulfmann Stamps Collection  - 23rd Apr 2024
ROC ~ 2024 Dragon Cover

Republic of China (Taiwan) 2024 Dragon express registered cover, posted on April 20, 2024 from Taipei Postal Museum temporary post ...

Gulfmann Stamps Collection  - 23rd Apr 2024
ROC ~ 2024 Dragon Cover

Republic of China (Taiwan) 2024 dragon express registered cover, posted on April 20, 2024 from Taipei Postal Museum temporary post ...

Gulfmann Stamps Collection  - 23rd Apr 2024
NORWAY ~ Norway Lighthouses Cover

Norway lighthouse cover, posted on February 21,2024 from Lillehammer to Taipei with arrival postmarked on April 23, 2024.

Gulfmann Stamps Collection  - 23rd Apr 2024
Benin 1997, The Renaissance is limited to the capitol

One question that arises when there is a dictator for life. With whom do you replace him. Domestic and international pressured ...

The-Philatelist  - 22nd Apr 2024
2488. 🇮🇲 Churchill In Paris - IOM Commemorates The Liberation Of Paris. 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿

New issues.🇮🇲 Isle Of Man Post Office -29 April 2024 - 80th anniversary of the liberation of Europe from Nazi occupation - 10 ...

Commonwealth Stamps  - 22nd Apr 2024
Bhagwan Mahaveer 2550th Nirvan Kalyanka – Rs 100 Commemorative Coin.

Bhagwan Mahaveer 2550th Nirvan Kalyanka – Rs 100 Commemorative Coin. Hyderabad Mint issued a Rs 100 commemorative Coin on 21st Apr ...

Stamp Digest  - 22nd Apr 2024
New stamps from India Post

 Bhagwan Mahaveer 2550 Nirvan KalyanakDate of Issue :  21 April 2024Stamp released on Mahatma Hansraj Mahatma HansrajDate ...

Rainbow Stamp Club  - 22nd Apr 2024
2487. 🇧🇧 Barbados Issues New Definitive Set.

New issues -🇧🇧 Barbados Postal Service -15 April 2024 - New definitive series, the Gullies of Barbados - 11 stamps. Lithographed. ...

Commonwealth Stamps  - 20th Apr 2024
World Heritage Day – 18th Apr 2024

World Heritage Day – 18th Apr 2024 A Special Cancellation was provided at Mangaluru on 18th Apr 2024

Stamp Digest  - 20th Apr 2024
Club News

 News from Ludhiana Philatelic ClubEXHIBIT ON RENEWABLE SOURCES OF ENERGY AT PAUA national award-winning exhibit on “Renewable ...

Rainbow Stamp Club  - 20th Apr 2024
First look at the new Barbados 2024 definitive stamps

I’m delighted to be able to share a sneak preview of the new Barbados definitive stamps, which are scheduled for... Read More The post ...

The Barbados Stamps blog  - 19th Apr 2024
EFIRO 2024 Indian Winners

 EFIRO 2024 Specialized World Stamp Exhibition16-19 April 2024,  Bucharest, RomaniaNational Commissioner - Mrs Savita ...

Rainbow Stamp Club  - 19th Apr 2024
Stamps with Interactive (QR/Bar/Augmented Reality/C) codes - Update

Category - Hearing/SightSubcategory - Stamps with Interactive (QR/Bar/Augmented Reality/C) codes United Kingdom 2010 Great British ...

Philaquely Moi  - 18th Apr 2024
2486. 🇳🇿 New Zealand Commemorates Popular Music Group.

 New issues.🇳🇿 New Zealand Post.1 May 2024 - ‘Split Enz’, veteran music popular group, 4 stamps and 1 miniature sheet ...

Commonwealth Stamps  - 18th Apr 2024
New Special Covers on Ram Navmi

Ram Navmi : 16 April 2024 : PrayagrajSource : PPS, SIPAHappy Ram Navmi : 17 April 2024 : BALIPHILEX 2024 :  Denpasar, BaliSource : ...

Rainbow Stamp Club  - 17th Apr 2024
Transparent Stamps - Update

Category - SightSub Category - Transparent Stamps/ Stamps with HolesArmenia 2023 100th Anniversary of the Foundation of the ...

Philaquely Moi  - 16th Apr 2024
Scented Stamps - Update

Category - Smell Subcategory - Scented StampsSwitzerland 2022 National Guide and Scout Movement Stamps with Smell of Campfire ...

Philaquely Moi  - 16th Apr 2024
ROC ~ 2024 Taiwan Postcrossers Meet UP Cover

Republic of China (Taiwan) 2024 Taiwan Postcrossers Meet Up express registered cover, posted on April 13, 2024 from Taipei temporary ...

Gulfmann Stamps Collection  - 16th Apr 2024
ROC ~ 2024 Taiwan Postcrossers Meet Up Cover

Republic of China (Taiwan) 2024 Taiwan Postcrossers Meet Up express registered cover, posted on April 13, 2024 from Taipei temporary ...

Gulfmann Stamps Collection  - 16th Apr 2024
ROC ~ 2024 Postcrossers Meet Up Cover

Republic of China (Taiwan) 2024 Postcrossers Meet Up express registered cover, posted on April 13, 2024 from Taipei temporary post ...

Gulfmann Stamps Collection  - 16th Apr 2024
United Nations 1970, Fighting Cancer UN style, with conferences

In theory, international cancer organizations make sense as an advancement made in one place can be offered quickly to fellow cancer ...

The-Philatelist  - 15th Apr 2024
100 Years of Commemorative Stamps

Show Promo ImageIssue date 16/4/2024 Royal Mail released a set of 10 on April 16 celebrating 100 Years of Commemorative Stamps. Stamp ...

Stamp Magazine  - 15th Apr 2024
Stamps with Interactive Games - Update

Category - SightSubcategory - Stamps with Interactive Games Japan 2017 Winter Greetings Stamps with Find the difference in the ...

Philaquely Moi  - 15th Apr 2024
Silver Stamps - Update

Category - TouchSubcategory - Stamps made from different materials - SilverChina 2014 China's First Moon Landing Silver StampIssue date ...

Philaquely Moi  - 13th Apr 2024
Year of Dragon – Stamps of USA 2024

Year of Dragon – Stamps of USA 2024 USPS issued a No Face Value Forever stamp on Year of Dragon on 25 Jan 2024. The stamp was priced ...

Stamp Digest  - 13th Apr 2024
SLOVAKIA

A beatiful cover from Slovakia, depicting a miniature sheet with a picture of a wall painting from Kroměříž Castle. The Kroměříž ...

Philatelic covers Worldwide  - 13th Apr 2024
SRI LANKA

Philatelic covers Worldwide  - 13th Apr 2024
PORTUGAL

This cover from Portugal depicts a complete set issued in 2024, celebrating the Batalha Monastery, inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage ...

Philatelic covers Worldwide  - 13th Apr 2024
BELARUS

Philatelic covers Worldwide  - 13th Apr 2024
Bluegrass Music – Stamps of USA 2024

Bluegrass Music – Stamps of USA 2024 USPS issued a No Face Value Forever stamp on Bluegrass Music on 15 Mar 2024. The stamp was ...

Stamp Digest  - 12th Apr 2024
Stamps with Interactive (QR/Bar/Augmented Reality/C) codes - Update 1

Category - Hearing/SightSubcategory - Stamps with Interactive (QR/Bar/Augmented Reality/C) codes Netherlands 2011/2012 60 Years of ...

Philaquely Moi  - 12th Apr 2024
Stamps with Interactive (QR/Bar/Augmented Reality/C) codes - Update 2

Category - Hearing/SightSubcategory - Stamps with Interactive (QR/Bar/Augmented Reality/C) codes Netherlands 2011/2012 60 Years of ...

Philaquely Moi  - 12th Apr 2024
World Aquatics Championships 2024 -Men’s Water Polo – Croatia wins Gold.

World Aquatics Championships 2024 -Men’s Water Polo – Croatia wins Gold. The Men’s water polo at World Aquatics ...

Stamp Digest  - 11th Apr 2024
Greetings on Id-ul-Fitr 2024

Greetings on Id-ul-Fitr 2024 Stamp Digest wishes its Readers a Happy Id-ul-Fitr. Malaysia issued a Miniature Sheet on 12th Mar 2024 to ...

Stamp Digest  - 11th Apr 2024
BRUNEI ~ 40th National Day FDC

Brunei 40th National Day FDC, posted on March 9, 2024 from Seria to Taipei with arrival postmarked on April 10, 2024. 

Gulfmann Stamps Collection  - 10th Apr 2024
Parcel Insurance service introduced

Myanmar Post has partnered with First National Insurance (General), abbreviated as FNI, to introduce a parcel insurance service. This ...

Ko Toe Philately  - 9th Apr 2024
Common Yellow Swallowtail - Myanmar Butterfly Species

Myanmar Post issued third stamp of the Myanmar Butterflies Species Stamp Series on 10 Apr 2024. It features Common Yellow Swallowtail ...

Ko Toe Philately  - 9th Apr 2024
May issue

Show Promo ImagePublication date 11/4/2024 The May issue of Stamp Magazine, published on April 11, includes...Stamp Magazine StaffTue, ...

Stamp Magazine  - 9th Apr 2024
Dhufar 1974, The Sultan’s stamp advisor keeps alive the dreams of his rivals whether Imans or communists

Where would we be without the ultra helpful stamp advisors of local Sultans? Well stamp collectors aren’t  going to learn much ...

The-Philatelist  - 8th Apr 2024
NEW ZEALAND ~ New Zealand Cover

New Zealand cover, posted on March 19, 2024 from Whanganui to Taipei with arrival postmarked on April 8, 2024. 

Gulfmann Stamps Collection  - 8th Apr 2024
ITALY ~ Italy Rugby Cover

Italy Rugby cover, posted in March 22, 2024 from Biella Micca to Taipei with arrival postmarked on April 8, 2024. 

Gulfmann Stamps Collection  - 8th Apr 2024
Club News

 Rainbow Stamp News April 2024Dear Reader,I am pleased to release April 2024 issue of Rainbow Stamp News. It is available at the ...

Rainbow Stamp Club  - 7th Apr 2024
AUSTRALIA

This UNESCO cover from Australia depicts 2 stamps of the same type celebrating 50 years of the Sydney Opera House. The Sydney Opera ...

Philatelic covers Worldwide  - 6th Apr 2024
SINGAPORE

Philatelic covers Worldwide  - 6th Apr 2024
CZECH REPUBLIC

In this cover, the 12 kc stamp (on the left) celebrates the Litomysl Castle. Litomyšl Castle is one of the largest Renaissance castles ...

Philatelic covers Worldwide  - 6th Apr 2024
Nes Pictorial Cancellations

 2 April - World  Autism Awareness  Day25 March 2024  - Holi- Festival of Natural Colors20 March :  ...

Rainbow Stamp Club  - 2nd Apr 2024
Win a Viking Britain presentation pack

We have a presentation pack of the Viking Britain stamp issue to give away to each of 12 lucky winners, courtesy of Royal Mail. The set ...

Stamp Magazine  - 2nd Apr 2024
South Africa 1942, Saluting a few South African fighter pilots

This stamp is a little bit reminiscent of a Japanese stamp done a while back, see ...

The-Philatelist  - 1st Apr 2024
Common Bluebottle - Myanmar Butterfly Species

Myanmar Post issued second stamp of the Myanmar Butterflies Species Stamp Series on 27 Mar 2024. It features Common Bluebottle (Graphium ...

Ko Toe Philately  - 1st Apr 2024
Bolivia 1962, Remembering perhaps too fondly, the Bolivian cavalry

By 1962, Bolivia was a poor, landlocked country. It’s last chance to date of real wealth came in the 1930s when oil was expected ...

The-Philatelist  - 24th Mar 2024
Postal Museum, Taipei

I had the wonderful opportunity to explore the Postal Museum Taipei on August 17, 2023, following my visit to the Taipei 2023 39th Asian ...

Ko Toe Philately  - 20th Mar 2024
Soviet Union 1988, Restructuring, speeding up, and democratization will get us on track to being poor

From 1928-1973 the economy of the Soviet Union grew faster than the rival USA. After that there was a slowing down of progress. In 1986 ...

The-Philatelist  - 19th Mar 2024
Strategic Team Enhancements for Global Philatelic Excellence

The post Strategic Team Enhancements for Global Philatelic Excellence appeared first on David Feldman SA.

David Feldman SA  - 19th Mar 2024
My Covers

 Shri Kashi Vishwanath Temple: 7 March 2024 :  Varanasi Thanks to Mr Rahul Ganguli, Pryag Philatelic Society, Praygraj 

Rainbow Stamp Club  - 17th Mar 2024
New Pictorial Cancellation

 14 March- International Day of Action for RiversA special pictorial cancellation to commemorate 'International Day of Action ...

Rainbow Stamp Club  - 14th Mar 2024
April issue

Show Promo ImagePublication date 14/3/2024 The April issue of Stamp Magazine, published on March 14, includes...Stamp Magazine ...

Stamp Magazine  - 14th Mar 2024
Columbia 1938, Coffee growing from a Priest’s assigned pennance to Juan Valdez and rollercoasters

Columbia is famous for coffee growing, though in output it is third in the world after Brazil and Vietnam. How it got there was a ...

The-Philatelist  - 13th Mar 2024
CHINA 2024 - Asian International Stamp Exhibition

 CHINA 2024 - Asian International Stamp ExhibitionCHINA 2024: ASIAN INTERNATIONAL STAMP EXHIBITIONCHINA 2024 will be organized ...

Rainbow Stamp Club  - 13th Mar 2024
Ile Rouad - Bud's Big Blue

Poster stamp celebrating the French occupation of Ile Rouad, ca. 1916Bud's Big BlueBud's ObservationsAnymore, only stamp collectors ...

Big Blue 1840-1940  - 12th Mar 2024
Age of the Dinosaurs

Show Promo ImageIssue date 12/3/2024 Released on March 12, the Age of the Dinosaurs special issue from Royal Mail illustrates a ...

Stamp Magazine  - 11th Mar 2024
Special Cover : Kashi Vishwanath Temple

  Shri Kashi Vishwanath Temple: 7 March 2024:  VaranasiA special cover with special cancellation was issued on 7th March, ...

Rainbow Stamp Club  - 11th Mar 2024
International Women's Day

 International Women's DaySpecial Cancellation : Bangalore : 8 March 2024Image : Praveen Shastry, Bangalore

Rainbow Stamp Club  - 8th Mar 2024
Win a Weather Forecasting presentation pack

We have a presentation pack of the Weather Forecasting stamp issue to give away to each of 12 lucky winners, courtesy of Royal ...

Stamp Magazine  - 6th Mar 2024
Club News

  Rainbow Stamp News March 2024Dear Reader,I am pleased to release the March 2024 issue of Rainbow Stamp News. It is available ...

Rainbow Stamp Club  - 5th Mar 2024
Rare USA & Sweden stamps

USA 1861 A31 Scott 72 90c blue "Washington"Into the Deep BlueMy local Stamp club recently had a "club auction" for members. This auction ...

Big Blue 1840-1940  - 3rd Mar 2024
USA Official Stamps, Hawaii additions

Hawaii 1864 Scott 24 2c black Into the Deep BlueOur local club had an in-house auction recently, and I picked up some new ...

Big Blue 1840-1940  - 23rd Feb 2024
Viking Britain

Show Promo ImageIssue date 20/2/2024 The Viking Britain set of eight stamps, issued on February 20, explores the legacy of the seaborne ...

Stamp Magazine  - 18th Feb 2024
Collectors of the world: spice up your life!

I detest this and I want more of it. Wait, what?

Punk Philatelist  - 18th Feb 2024
Romania - Bud's Big Blue

Romanian Royal Gallery, Scott #s 24 red, 63 bluish green, and 192 dark brown and black Prince  Alexandru and King Carol IBud's Big ...

Big Blue 1840-1940  - 11th Feb 2024
All the way from Barbados to Australia, for just one penny

Postal systems around the world grew up based on the simple premise adopted in Britain’s penny post in 1840; make... Read More The ...

The Barbados Stamps blog  - 9th Feb 2024
The Golden Birdwing - Myanmar Butterflies Series

Myanmar Post issued first butterfly stamp of the Myanmar Butterflies Stamp Series on 1 Feb 2024.  The first stamp features The ...

Ko Toe Philately  - 5th Feb 2024
Cuba 1890-1939 - Update C

1910 Cuba Scott E4 10c orange & blue "J.B. Zayas"Issues of the Republic Inscribed  "Immediata" Into the Deep BlueThis post ...

Big Blue 1840-1940  - 28th Jan 2024
Roman States - Bud's Big Blue

Roman States, 1849© Sémhur / Wikimedia Commons / CC-BY-SA-4.0, or Free Art LicenseBud's Big BlueBud's ...

Big Blue 1840-1940  - 19th Jan 2024
It really shouldn’t be this hard to get Barbados FDCs

I’ve collected the First Day Covers (FDCs) of Barbados for over a decade now and, as you might expect, I... Read More The post It ...

The Barbados Stamps blog  - 16th Jan 2024