We at StampNews.com want to strike the balance of the passing year. Plenty of new stamps have seen the light all over the world. No question all of them are different and it is very difficult to compare them. Still some stamps stand out for their extraordinarity. We decided to rate the most interesting stamps of the year 2008. Here we go:
Embroidered stamp of Austria
Austria issued an embroidered stamp in August 2008. Featured on the stamp is the Clusius gentian (gentiana clusii).
UEFA EURO 2008 Ball Stamp
In March 2008, Austrian Post Office issued a stamp made of the same original material as the UEFA European Championship ball