Europa stamps – Portugal – 2009 – Astronomy

Europa stamps – Portugal – 2009 – Astronomy

Luxembourg issued a set of Two stamps on Europa theme on 08 May  2009. The theme was International Year of Astronomy. The stamps feature Total Eclipse of Moon which occurred on 03 Mar 2007 and captured by an amateur astronomer Pedro Re and a giant telescope of European Southern Observatory (ESO) organisation located at Chile.

Stamps are listed

EUROPA PORTUGAL
STAMPS ON EUROPA 2009 – ASTRONOMY
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Europa stamps – Luxembourg -1965

Europa stamps – Luxembourg -1965

Luxembourg issued two stamps on Europa theme on 27 Sep 1965. The design features Tree Sprig. The designer was Hoerder Karlsson from Iceland. The three leaves represented the Posts, Telegraphs and Telephones.19 Countries issued 36 Stamps on this theme.

A FDC is listed.

FDC LUXEMBOURG EUROPA 65
FDC LUXEMBOURG EUROPA 1965 -Tree Sprig

Europa Stamps on Circus – Malta 2002

Europa Stamps on Circus – Malta 2002

The theme for EUROPA 2002 was Circus. 58 participating countries issued 93 stamps on this common theme. Malta issued a stamp on the theme of Circus. The stamp was issued on 09 May 2002 and featured Circus Clown. The stamp was designed by Roberta Zahra.

2002 was also the year of Introduction of Common European currency EURO. Twelve European countries started using Euro from 01 Jan 2002.

Best EUROPA Stamp of 2002 – This stamp was adjudged the Best EUROPA Stamp of 2002 by delegates of PostEurop.It portrays an image of a clown captured on film by Gino Theuma. Incidentally, the logo of EUROPA used by Malta is incorrect -the left leg of R resting on U.

MALTA EUROPA 2002 CIRCUS
STAMPS OF MALTA EUROPA 2002 CIRCUS

Europa stamps – Liechtenstein -1966

Europa stamps – Liechtenstein -1966

Liechtenstein issued a stamp on Europa theme on 06 Sep 1966. The design features a Symbolic Ship which represents CEPT progress on a clam sea. The designers were German brothers Josef and Gregor Brender.

A FDC is listed.

FDC LIECHTENSTEIN EUROPA 1966
FDC LIECHTENSTEIN EUROPA 1966-SHIP

Europa stamps – Liechtenstein -1962

Europa stamps – Liechtenstein -1962

Liechtenstein issued a stamp on Europa theme on 02 Aug 1962. The design features two hands.

A FDC is listed.

FDC LIECHTENSTEIN EUROPA 62
FDC LIECHTENSTEIN EUROPA 1962 -Hands

Europa stamps – RUSSIA 2002- Circus

Europa stamps – RUSSIA 2002- Circus

The Theme for 2002 Europa stamps was Circus .58 Countries issued stamps on this theme. Russia issued a stamp on EUROPA & Circus on 09 My 2002.

RUSSIA EUROPA  2002 CIRCUS
RUSSIA EUROPA 2002 CIRCUS -BEAR,HAND,CLOWN.BICYCLE

Europa stamps – Luxembourg-2015- Toys of Yesteryears

Europa stamps – Luxembourg-2015- Toys of   Yesteryears

Luxembourg issued a set of Two stamps on Europa theme on 05 May  2015. The theme was old toys or Toys of Yesteryears.

0.60 Euro – Building Box magical gifts/toys for a nursery school child

0.85 Euro – Dolls house furniture from the 1930’s.

A FDC is listed.

EUROPA 2015 LUXEMBOURG
FDC – STAMPS ON EUROPA 2015 LUXEMBOURG – OLD TOYS