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unsent, 1991, commemorating the 9th World Rose Congress, Belfast from the stamp designed by Yvonne Skargon
unsent, 1991, commemorating the 9th World Rose Congress, Belfast from the stamp designed by Yvonne Skargon
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Sunday Stamps II - 71
2013, 68p Jersey, Damsels and Dragons illustrator: Lizzie Harper A series of six stamps to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the British Dragonfly Society were painted by Lizzie Harper, a natural history illustrator. This one shows the Large Red Damselfly...
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Sunday Stamps II - 69
Great Britain 2001, Weather illustrator: Tony Meeuwissen Issued in March of 2001, this stamp is one of four; the others showing rain, fair and stormy, which when shown together form a barometer. They were voted the most popular British stamps of that year. ...
Great Britain 2001, Weather illustrator: Tony Meeuwissen Issued in March of 2001, this stamp is one of four; the others showing rain, fair and stormy, which when shown together form a barometer. They were voted the most popu...
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September 2003, Slovakia "Small Cold Valley" view to the High Tatras designer and engraver: Martin Cinovsky The High Tatras form a natural border between Slovakia and Poland with the majority of the range and the highest peaks in Slovakia. There are 29 peak...
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Sunday Stamps II - 66
1973 issue for New Year, bronze lantern This bronze lantern was unearthed in 1910 on the grounds of the Chiba Temple. An inscription on the top indicates it was cast in 1550. The hexagonal lantern has alternating patterns of bamboo and plum panels on the ce...
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2010, Austria, Shanghai Expo designer: Irmgard Paul Empress Elisabeth, nicknamed 'Sisi', was a Bavarian who married into the Franz Josef I at age 16. She was not well suited to court life and had an extremely interfering mother-in-law, which did not help. H...
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Sunday Stamps II - 72
1953, Nigeria Tin Mining engraved Tin is still mined in the Jos Plateau, which is in the middle of the country, but it has been severely diminished since the discovery of oil. Up until 1960, Jos Plateau was the sixth largest producer of tin in the world. Mu...
1953, Nigeria Tin Mining engraved Tin is still mined in the Jos Plateau, which is in the middle of the country, but it has been severely diminished since the discovery of oil. Up until 1960, Jos Plateau was the sixth largest...
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  1968, Canada, Narwhal designer: John Alexander Crosby The Narwhal is a small whale that is found only in the Arctic Ocean and mainly in the Baffin Bay.  Unlike some whales that migrate, these will spend the winter under the sea ice and can dive as deep as...
1968, Canada, Narwhal designer: John Alexander Crosby The Narwhal is a small whale that is found only in the Arctic Ocean and mainly in the Baffin Bay. Unlike some whales that migrate, these will spend the winter under t...
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Sunday Stamps II - 69
Great Britain 2001, Weather illustrator: Tony Meeuwissen Issued in March of 2001, this stamp is one of four; the others showing rain, fair and stormy, which when shown together form a barometer. They were voted the most popular British stamps of that year. ...
Great Britain 2001, Weather illustrator: Tony Meeuwissen Issued in March of 2001, this stamp is one of four; the others showing rain, fair and stormy, which when shown together form a barometer. They were voted the most popu...
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Sunday Stamps II - 67
March 1, 2016 Canada Hydrangea macrophylla illustrator Marie- Élaine Cusson Hydrangeas produce blue or pink flowers depending on the acidity or alkalinity of the soil. These are also called 'mophead' hydrangeas and are the most popular variety grown. Althou...
March 1, 2016 Canada Hydrangea macrophylla illustrator Marie- Élaine Cusson Hydrangeas produce blue or pink flowers depending on the acidity or alkalinity of the soil. These are also called 'mophead' hydrangeas and are the m...
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Sunday Stamps II - 65
2010, Canada, Mental Health semi-postal value .57¢ + 10¢ donation (Canada Post Foundation for Mental Health) designer Louis Gagnon The stamp features a mental health patient on the path towards recovery. The lines represent the plight of a troubled mind mov...
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Sunday Stamps II - 63
2015 Canada UNESCO World Heritage Sites These Hoodoos are in the badlands of Alberta. They stand about one to three metres high and are weathered stone columns with sandstone caprocks. The problem with this stamp is that the Hoodoos are not in Dinosaur Prov...
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