EUROPA 2020 Issues – Switzerland.

EUROPA 2020 Issues – Switzerland.

Germany will issue a set of two se-tenant stamps (0.80 euro) on EUROPA 2020 theme- Ancient Postal routes. Date of issue 07 May 2020.

The theme for 2020 is ancient postal routes. The design produced by Switzerland in cooperation with Germany depicts a postal route from 1627, printed in a vertically correlated form. The route ran from Rheinhausen in Germany, passing through Basel and Zurich, before reaching Milan and Mantua. It was operated by the House of Thurn and Taxis, a noble family from Lombardy who set up a courier service for the Republic of Venice in the 14th century.

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Switzerland EUROPA 2020 – Ancient Postal Routes.

 

EUROPA 2020 Issues – Germany.

EUROPA 2020 Issues – Germany.

Germany will issue a miniature sheet containing one stamp (0.80 euro) on EUROPA 2020 theme- Ancient Postal routes. Date of issue 07 May 2020.

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GERMANY EUROPA 2020

EUROPA 2020 Issues – Denmark.

EUROPA 2020 Issues – Denmark.

Denmark issued a miniature sheet containing three stamps on EUROPA 2020 theme- Ancient Postal routes.

DENMARK EUROPA 2020
DENMARK EUROPA 2020

Odd-Shaped Stamps on Phila Nippon 2001- Japan 2000.

Odd-Shaped Stamps on Phila Nippon 2001- Japan 2000.

Japan issued a set of odd Shaped Stamps on International Stamp Exhibition Phila Nippon 2001. All stamps are of 80 Yen Denomination.

80 Yen – Bean Goose and White Wagtail.

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JAPAN 2000 PHILA NIPPON -Goose & Wagtail

80 Yen -Pansies & Roses and Puppy & Kitten

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JAPAN 2000 PHILA NIPPON – Pansies & Roses, Puppy & Kitten

80 Yen – Children and Letter.

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JAPAN 2000 PHILA NIPPON – Children with Letter.

Stamps on Letter Writing Day – Japan 2001.

Stamps on Letter Writing Day – Japan 2001.

Japan issued a set of stamps on 23 July 2000 to mark Letter Writing Day. The stamps are odd-shaped stamps.

80 Yen – Chicks, Hen & Pig.    80 Yen – Rabbit & Flowers   80 Yen – Boy & Rabbit.

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JAPAN 2001 – LETTER WRITING DAY.

Stamps on Letter Writing Day – Japan 2001.

Stamps on Letter Writing Day – Japan 2001.

Japan issued a set of stamps on 23 July 2000 to mark Letter Writing Day. The stamps are odd-shaped stamps.

80 Yen – Girl Holding Rabbit.    80 Yen – Bird in Tree

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JAPAN 2001 -LETTER WRITING DAY.

80 Yen – Girl & Flowers      80 Yen – Flowers & Bird with Envelope.

JAPAN LETTER 4
JAPAN 2001 -LETTER WRITING DAY.

Stamps on Stamp Day – Cuba 1988.

Stamps on Stamp Day – Cuba 1988.

Cuba issued a stamp featuring Passenger Pigeon on 24 Apr 1988 to mark Stamp Day.

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CUBA 1988-STAMP DAY – MESSENGER PIGEON