30.05.2016

StampNews.com is glad to inform all the philately enthusiasts that Isle of Man Post Office released ‘Bring on the Great’ set of four Team GB stamps in recognition of their participation in the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. From 5th ‒ … Continue reading

 
 
29.05.2016

StampNews.com hurries to inform our readers that Singapore Post has prepared for issuing two bright stamps featuring myths and legends about Singapore‘s Sisters’ Islands and Kusu Island. The set comes in two designs ‒ one of the folktale surrounding Sisters’ … Continue reading

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28.05.2016

StampNews.com is glad to inform our readers that Gibraltar Post has is planning to put on sale Limited Edition stamp sheet commemorating the New York World Stamp Show taking place from May 28th to June 4th. The sheets are individually … Continue reading

 
 
28.05.2016

The ocean-going cargo vessel Piran was the first brandnew ship to be custom-built for the shipping company Splošna Plovba (“General Navigation Company”). It joined the company’s fleet in 1959. For a time it was not only the largest Slovene cargo … Continue reading

 
 
28.05.2016

Reksio is a Polish character from the TV animated series by the same title that is very popular in Poland. That is why Poland Post decided to commemorate this exciting character as well as cartoon with two great stamps that … Continue reading

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27.05.2016

The beginnings of lace making in Slovenia go back to the 16-century. At the beginning it was known and used only in castles and monasteries. The first lace makers were found in the Slovenian capitol of Ljubljana and were making … Continue reading

 
 
26.05.2016

Popularizing green style of life Swiss Post has presented three special stamps dedicated to Lake Constance. As a so-called Euregio area, the Lake Constance serves as a point of connection between the three bordering countries of Switzerland, Germany and Austria. … Continue reading

 
 
26.05.2016

The Adidas jersey that was worn by the Rugby World Cup-winning All Blacks in 2015 is a winner for a second time – now taking the coveted Supreme Award at the 2016 New Zealand Pride In Print Awards. The New … Continue reading

 
 
25.05.2016

StampNews.com is glad to inform all philately enthusiasts that Royal Mail issued special Animail stamps. They are not your usual type of stamps ‒ Royal Mail has been monkeying around with the traditional format and come up with the Animail … Continue reading

 
 
25.05.2016

“Feed the hungry,” “clothe the naked” and “shelter the homeless” ‒ these are the messages broadcasted with two new stamps by Vatican Post. Continuing with the celebration of the Extraordinary Holy Year the philatelic items are being to encourage the … Continue reading

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24.05.2016

StampNews.com hurries to inform our readers that Malta and Russian Post will celebrate their respective countries’ long-standing relations by a joint stamp issue. The two nations enjoy diplomatic representation with a Maltese embassy in Moscow and an embassy of Russia … Continue reading

 
 
24.05.2016

At night, when all good citizens make their way to bed to sleep the sleep of the just, it‘s time for some creatures to really start their revels and turn our night into their day. Under cover of darkness, they … Continue reading

 
 
24.05.2016

SPINK USA | Spink are delighted to announce the final part in this summer trifecta of sales in New York; the Stefano Fantaroni Collection of the Kingdom of Italy taking place on the 8th June 2016. The Stefano Fantaroni Collection … Continue reading

 
 
24.05.2016

As the 200th anniversary of Indiana’s Statehood approaches in 2016, the collectors from around the world the releasing of special commemorating stamp celebrating this event. Now this item is available for pre-order and will be issued during a June 7 … Continue reading

 
 
23.05.2016

StampNews.com is glad to announce that Guernsey Post issued for the World Stamp Show-NY 2016 a Commemorative Souvenir Sheet, depicting the famous Golden Guernsey Cow. The Channel Islands, including the beautiful small island of Guernsey, are home to famous breeds of … Continue reading

 
 
23.05.2016

Finnish contemporary art boasts with its originality and unusual forms – from abstract to the most sophisticated ones. StampNews.com is glad to inform our readers that Posti will highlight Finnish contemporary art in a set of four 1st class stamps. … Continue reading

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22.05.2016

Germany has many unique wedding traditions and customs that are different for those of other European countries. To describe the uniqueness of this unique event in each person‘s life Germany Post has introduced to the stamp enthusiasts attention a special … Continue reading

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21.05.2016

StampNews.com hurries to inform our readers the latest auction news: a collection of historic postage stamps issued when Hawaii was a kingdom is expected to fetch at least US$2 million at auction. Renowned stamp collector William H. Gross is offering … Continue reading

 
 
20.05.2016

The biggest sporting event on the planet is coming to Rio de Janeiro. It promises to be the brightest sporting event of this year. To celebrate this event Monaco Post has prepared for releasing a special stamp depicting different kinds … Continue reading

 
 
20.05.2016

Fairy Amalka is a popular Czech cartoon personage that became an inseparable part of everyone’s childhood. She is symbol of happiness and good mood and that is how she was depicted on a new bright stamp by Czech Post – … Continue reading

 
 
 
 

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The Adidas jersey that was worn by the Rugby World Cup-winning All Blacks in 2015 is a winner for a second time – now taking the coveted Supreme Award at the 2016 New Zealand Pride In Print Awards. The New … Continue reading
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SPINK USA | Spink are delighted to announce the final part in this summer trifecta of sales in New York; the Stefano Fantaroni Collection of the Kingdom of Italy taking place on the 8th June 2016. The Stefano Fantaroni Collection … Continue reading
Submitted on 24.05.2016
 
 
The Apex Postal Auction 147 on April 21st achieved sales of £180,000 with plenty of impressive realisations. Highlights of the GB section included a hammer price of £4500 for lot 534, the 1887 used £1 green with inverted watermark [only … Continue reading
Submitted on 11.05.2016
 
 
Bruun Rasmussen Auctioneers is offering a unique letter, which has been sent from Nagasaki (Japan) to Ribe (Denmark) in 1880. It might be more than 175 years since the world’s first postage stamp saw the light of day, but fortunately, … Continue reading
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