This cover from Royal Mail features 10 beautifully illustrated fish stamps: 5 sustainable species and 5 species that are threatened by over-fishing. Continue reading “FDC: Sustainable Fish Around The United Kingdom”
This cover features the 2013 Flora and Fauna issue from Indonesia. There are 2 stamps in the issue, and the cover carries 2 sets of the stamps as 2 se-tenant pairs. Nice. Continue reading “Cover: Indonesian Flora and Fauna”
The World Stamp Exhibition visits Singapore in 2015, and SingPost is anticipating Singapore 2015 with 4 commemorative issues. Continue reading “PEX: Singapore 2015”
The Royal Mail Freshwater Life series are a set of 3 FDCs featuring 18 animals from ponds, lakes, and rivers around the United Kingdom. All the stamps on these covers are Post & Go stamps, which are self-service, self-adhesive stamps. Continue reading “FDCs: Royal Mail “Post & Go” – Freshwater Life”
First day cover from Chunghwa Post, Taiwan, featuring the “Congratulations” issue. The stamps have a circular perforation inside the usual square perforation, and can be used in either format. With commemorative cancels. These are stamps for sending good wishes on the happy occasions of our lives.
The cancellations show the year in the Minguo calendar: 102. The Minguo calendar started in 1912 (Gregorian). For details, check Wikipedia.
Left to right
- Tropical fish
- Mandarin ducks
Details on the back of the cover.
Thanks to Douglas for this cover.