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Rare proof of Britain's 1935 'In Memory' essay brings £1K A rare perforated proof of Britain's 1935 "In Memory" essay brought £1,000 during a 69-lot sale of material relating to King George V by Spink and Son in England. After King George V's death in January 1936, a memorial issue was proposed to raise funds for the benefit of the King George V Jubilee Trust.

Special Cover Released on Saraswati Koop On the pious occasion of Magh Purnima, India Post, issued a Speacial Pictorial Cover and Cancellation on Sareswati Koop. This cover was released by Mahant Shri Narendragiri Maharaja, Chief priest…

New Stamps Released by Royal Mail Queen Victoria, £1 green of 1891 The Queen Victoria £1 value was changed to green on 28 January 1891, the design having originally been issued in brown-lilac in 1884. The horizontal design replaced an earlier £1 released in 1878. The ornate style is typical of the stamps of the reign, created to prevent forgery.

1395. 🇫🇰 Falkland Islands Stamps Depict Local Shipwrecks. 🇫🇰 Falkland Islands Stamps Depict Local Shipwrecks. So we have news of the latest issue from the Falkland Islands postal service - a simple 4 value set illustrating Local ship wrecks, the third in an ongoing series.

Gardenias bloom early for wedding season With less than a month before the official start of spring, Canada Post has issued a pair of flower stamps, these featuring the gardenia, to meet the demands of the upcoming wedding season. The two stamp designs feature the cape jasmine gardenia, one of nearly 150 species of flowering plants belonging to the gardenia genus.

AFDCS 'Moon Landing' catalogue updated A newly updated expanded edition of the U.S. moon landing cachet catalogue has arrived just in time for the 50th anniversary of the historic event. The newly-revised edition of the first-day cover catalogue for the U.S.

1394. 🇦🇺 Upcoming Issues From Australia Post. 🇦🇺 Upcoming issues from Australia Post seem to be generally acceptable and feature interesting locally relevant subjects without feeling the need to cash in on the culture of The United States. 5 March 2019 - Australian fauna - 4 gummed stamps, 4 self-adhesive stamps from $10 booklets and 4 self-adhesive stamps from coils.

Cactus Flowers on New USPS stamps Postal Service showcases hidden beauty with the release of Cactus Flowers Forever stamps on 15th February. "The U.S.

Twincitypex 2019 Concluded:3 Special Covers Released Mr MB Gajbhiye director postal services Chhattisgarh circle and Mr Vijay Meral asst general manager PR were also present on this occasion.Senior philatelist Dr Pradeep Jain Balod has requested all the parents to promote this hobby among children as this will improve their knowledge as well.

Romania Issued Stamps on Wild Cubs On the first stamp, with the face value of Lei 3, is illustrated the baby African elephant, along with its mother.The African elephant lives in sub-Saharan Africa, in deserts, forests, river valleys, swamps and savannas. The elephants live in cards of different sizes, made up of both sexes, cards that are most often led by a female.

Iceland Issued Stamps on Landscape Architecture Þráinn Hauksson and Jón Rafnar Benjamínsson designed the trail which has been nominated for a number of design prizes and received the prestigious Rosa Barba International Landscape Architecture Award at the 10th International Landscape Architecture Biennial in Barcelona in September 2018.

1393. 🇬🇧 Royal Mail 'Marvel' Prestige Booklet For Just £64.99p. 🇬🇧 Royal Mail 'Marvel' Prestige Booklet For Just £64.99p. Not for me. By the way, the weak excuse for releasing this set is that a number of British artists have worked on Marvel Comics over the years. Desperate or what? Labels: Cartoons, Gimmick stamps, Literature, Machin Head, Prestige booklets, Royal Mail 1393.

1392. 🇬🇧 Royal Mail New Issue programme "In The Gutter & quot; With Marvel Comics Issue. 🇬🇧 Royal Mail New Issue programme "In The Gutter" With Marvel Comics Issue. 🇬🇧 Royal Mail will release a previously unannounced new issue on 14 March 2019 which will be made up of 10 stamps plus numerous items including a miniature sheet, a counter retail booklet, a Prestige booklet and a 'Generic sheet'.

Leonardo da Vinci drawings from Royal Collection The drawings featured on the stamps were chosen to coincide with the 12 exhibitions, 'Leonardo da Vinci: A Life in Drawing', taking place in 2019 across the UK - one drawing from each of the 12 exhibitions is featured on a stamp.

Vikramshila-Gandhi Philatelic Exhibition Concluded at Bhagalpur Two days philatelic exhibition on Gandhiji's 150th Birth Anniversary year has concluded on 16th February 2019 at Bhagalpur Bihar.Three special covers were released during the exhibition.Senior philatelists Pratap Aditya, Lalit Kumar Mishra ,Rambabu and Surendra Rastogi were present in the exhibition.SPO Mr.

New Postmarks and Stamps from Germany Kaltenestheim ist located in the rural region Rhön in Germany. Courtesy: Matthias Reichel ,. Philatelic collector Club of Meiningen. Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked. Comment. Name. Email. Website. Enter your email address:.

Skylark - 2019 Bird of the year in Germany The beautiful bird Skylark is the 2019 year of Bird in Germany. A special pictorial cancellation will be issued on 28th April 2019 in 98634 Kaltenwestheim.

1391. 🇲🇾 Anyone For Deep Fried Grasshopper? 🇲🇾 Pos Malaysia will issue a set of 3 stamps and 1 miniature sheet on 19 February 2019 on the subject of 'Exotic food'. The dishes featured are sea cucumber, grasshoppers, porcupine and horseshoe crab featured on the miniature sheet. A colourful and interesting issue if, for many I suspect, not too appetising.

Uniforms of the courier service of Russia On 12 February 2019, Russia Post issued a set of stamps, dedicated to the uniforms of the courier service of Russia. The history of the State Courier Service of Russia dates back to December 17, 1796, when Emperor Paul I signed the Decree on the creation of a Separate Courier Corps.

Drone deliveries to remote northern Ontario island begin Drones will soon begin delivering essential goods to the Moose Cree First Nation in northern Ontario.

1390. 🇬🇧 England's Earliest Letters And Royal Mail's Valentine Postboxes. 🇬🇧 England's Earliest Letters And Royal Mail's Valentine Postboxes. 🇬🇧 I have been in London for a couple of days so that I could go to the exhibition of Anglo-Saxon treasures currently on display at the British Library.

Digital postage Machin printed wrongly on yellow paper. From now on, 'Blog de timbrofil' - as I called my stamp-related blog a few years ago - has became history! It will still remain online with its… Topnimarka's Flood of Illegal Stamps to "honor" the 2018 World Cup - BUYER BEWARE!!!!

Stampex survey finds almost half of attendees don't belong to a club Nearly half of the attendees of the U.K.'s Fall Stampex last September do not belong to any stamp club. This according to a 100-person survey conducted by the Philatelic Traders' Society, which organizes the biannual Stampex show and found 46 per cent of respondents flew solo-at least philatelically.

OTD: Hamilton incorporates as city On today's date in 1833, Hamilton incorporated as a city-the oldest in Ontario-before playing host to various militias throughout its early, war-torn history.

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