Tag Archives: animals
This issue from Thailand Post commemorates International Letter Writing Week (2005) with 4 stamps (with selvage) featuring an iconic animal from the Thai countryside: the water buffalo.
This miniature sheet from Thailand Post commemorates International Letter Writing Week (1993) with 4 stamps featuring Thai ridgeback dogs.
This cover from Royal Mail is aimed at getting younger generations interested in stamps and collecting. It features self-adhesive stamps in animal shapes, called Animail.
This cover from Royal Mail features the seasonal Post & Go issue of Hibernating Animals in the UK.
This cover from Royal Mail carries the Post & Go issue featuring Ladybirds found in the UK.
This cover commemorates the upcoming Lunar New Year with stamps featuring the Year of the Monkey from the Chinese zodiac.
This cover from carries the latest set of Post & Go ATMs from Royal Mail, featuring 3 animals and a bird that you can see during winter in the UK.
This cover commemorates the Botanic Gardens in Singapore, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
This cover carries 6 new Post & Go ATMs from Royal Mail, featuring traditional designs of heraldic beasts.
This is my first cover from Russia. I think it is a prepaid aerogramme with additional postage to cover items enclosed in the aerogramme.
This cover commemorates the International Cooperative Project on Giant Panda Conservation between Malaysia and China.
This cover continues the current Singapore series of animals from the Chinese zodiac: 2015 is the Year of the Goat (or Sheep – as I understand it, the original Chinese term is not that specific).
My first trip to Germany in 2015 is already done, and here are the new issues for January from Deutsche Post.
This cover from Indonesia features the full set of 3 beautifully illustrated stamps commemorating the Chinese Year of the Horse (2014).
This cover commemorates 2 Chinese New Year celebrations from Taiwan: the Year of the Horse (2014) and the Lantern Festival.
This cover from Royal Mail carries 6 stamps featuring Working Horses from around the United Kingdom.
This cover commemorates the upcoming Year of the Horse with a full set of stamps from Singapore’s Zodiac Series.
This cover carries a joint issue commemorating 60 years of diplomatic relations between Indonesia and Mexico. These se-tenant stamps are the Indonesian issue, featuring 2 big cats.
This cover features 4 cat breeds that are popular in China.
This cover carries 3 illustrated stamps from Croatia featuring amphibians that are found in the country.
A wonderfully colourful and detailed cover from Singapore, featuring the issue Our City in a Garden. The stamp on the right carries a surprise…
Two very ornate souvenir sheets from Hong Kong, each featuring a set of stamps representing the 12 animals of the Chinese zodiac.
Country: Canada Date: 22nd April 2013 Stamps for animal lovers on a great cover: “Pet Adoption” from Canada, urging peolple to choose adoption (in English and French) and provide a home for a homeless pet. I am not able to identify the exact breeds of each animal, but they are all lovable. Thanks to Chris […]
Country: Indonesia Date: 2nd May 2013 A nice se-tenant pair of stamps in a souvenir sheet on a cover from Indonesia, with CDS cancels. The stamps were issued in 2012. Stamp Details Left to right Black-Spotted Cuscus (marsupial) Mangrove Thanks to Basora for this cover.
Country: Malaysia Date: 5th February 2013 With “Year of the Snake” commemorative cancel and cachet. Stamp Details Left to right African Pygmy Hedgehog Green Iguana Sugar Glider Thanks to Vera for this cover.