This simple and elegant stamp from Deutsche Post commemorates 175 years of postage stamps and features the world’s first postage stamp: the Penny Black. Continue reading “Stamp: 175 Years of Postage Stamps”
This cover from Royal Mail commemorates the issue of the world’s very first postage stamp in 1840: the Penny Black. Continue reading “FDC: 175th Anniversary of the Penny Black”
This pair of stamps from Malaysia commemorates 2 events involving the British Royal Family in 2012. Continue reading “Stamps: Royal Events in Malaysia”
A beautiful cover featuring three stamps from the issue “Postal History of Kedah” from 1887 to 2012. To illustrate this history, the stamps feature “stamp on stamp” designs, which always makes for a special item. With commemorative cancel.
Unfortunately, I don’t know enough about the original stamps pictured to give more detail.
Thanks to Vera for this cover.