Tag Archives: insects

USA 2016 Nativity

Cover: Nativity Scene from USA

This cover carries one of the USPS Holiday stamps commemorating Christmas.

FDC: Ladybirds

This cover from Royal Mail carries the Post & Go issue featuring Ladybirds found in the UK.

Stamps Cover FDC UK 2015-08-18 Bees

FDC: Bees in the UK

This cover commemorates the life of the bees in the UK, a tremendously important insect for our agriculture, yet sadly in decline.

Stamps FDC Cover Taiwan 2013 Long-Horned Beetles 4

FDC: Long-Horned Beetles

Here is another great Chunghwa Post FDC from my good stamp friend Douglas in Taiwan: Long-Horned Beetles, 4th series.

Souvenir Sheet Lao 2003 Butterfly

Souvenir Sheet: Butterfly from Laos

This butterfly-shaped souvenir sheet from Laos features a single butterfly stamp.

Butterflies - UK 2013

FDC: Butterflies in the United Kingdom

A great natural history FDC from Royal Mail: butterflies from the United Kingdom. 10 stamps in all, with commemorative cancels, a beautiful issue.

Our City in a Garden SG 2013

Cover: Our City in a Garden

A wonderfully colourful and detailed cover from Singapore, featuring the issue Our City in a Garden. The stamp on the right carries a surprise…

Freshwater Life II - Lakes - UK 2013

FDCs: Royal Mail “Post & Go” – Freshwater Life

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.

Butterflies - TW 2011

Souvenir sheet: Butterflies from Taiwan

A very interesting butterfly-shaped souvenir sheet from Chunghwa Post in Taiwan, featuring four stamps se-tenant, each with a butterfly cutout.

Gardens by the Bay 2012

Cover: Gardens by the Bay in Singapore

This cover features 2 great jumbo stamps commemorating Singapore’s Gardens by the Bay.

"Pond Life" definitive stamps 2013

Covers: Pond Life Definitives from Singapore

This is a series of covers from 2011 to 2013 featuring stamps from the Pond Life definitives series from Singapore, some with commeorative cancels.