We are glad to share the latest auction news with our readers. In this philatelic release we will inform you about rare 1907 Nyasaland MCA stamps that are valued at up to US$28,500 in Spink’s fourth part of the sale of the Lionheart Collection of British Empire stamps. Both stamps display the Multiple Crown CA (MCA) watermark and include a large swathe of their original gum.
From the 10th of June to the 10th of July 2016 France is hosting the final phase of the Championship of European Footballing Nations, for the third time after 1960 and 1984; when they became the European champions for the first time.
The Armenian collection with stamps from 2013, 2014 and 2015, presented by HayPost, took the second place at the philately competition organized under the auspices of the Universal Postal Union within the framework of the expo.
Stamps-collector.com has received an interesting info for every creative and imaginative stamp enthusiast: the organizers of Pafos2017 and the Cyprus Post have issued a calling for artists as they look to launch a new series of commemorative stamps ahead of next year when the two will be declared the European Capital of Culture.
Stamps-collector.com hurries to inform the important news from the philatelic world to our readers: the finest graded US 1918 24c Inverted Jenny set a new auction record at Robert A Siegel in New York on May 31.
Every postcard from a foreign land brings a little piece of the big, wide world to our letterbox. That was what Paulo Magalhães from Portugal thought, and that is why he founded the Postcrossing platform in 2005. To mark this date Austrian Post released a commemorative stamp to this admirable project, which brings together postcard and stamp collectors from around the world.
Pink Floyd were an English rock band who earned recognition for their psychedelic music in the late 1960s and, as they evolved in the 1970s, for their progressive rock music.
Juventus Football Club commonly referred to as Juventus and colloquially as Juve is a professional Italian association football club based in Turin, Piedmont. It also became the winner team of the Italian Soccer Championship 2015-2016. The team led by the football coach Massimiliano Allegri gained the fifth consecutive shield ahead of time. To celebrate this achievement San Marino Post released special philatelic set.
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 acts of Mercy worldwide.
The Channel Islands, including the beautiful small island of Guernsey, are home to famous breeds of dairy cows, which bear their names ‒ Alderney, Guernsey, and Jersey.