Jul 22, 2016

Slovakia FDC on "The Presidency of the Slovak Republic in the Council of the European Union"



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The Presidency of the Slovak Republic in the Council of the European Union

Date of Issue : 1 July 2016

Jul 21, 2016

Slovakia FDC on "450th Anniversary of the Birth of Jan Jessenius (1566 – 1621). Joint issue with Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland"



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450th Anniversary of the Birth of Jan Jessenius (1566 – 1621). Joint issue with Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland

Date of Issue : 22 June 2016

The stamp is an engraving of the period copperplate portrait of Jan Jesenius by the Nuremberg engraver Lucas Kylian in 1618. The coupon takes the form of the title page of his book “Anatomy” which contains a description of the Prague autopsy, published in 1601 in Wittenberg. The style of the First Day Cover envelopes are based on woodcuts from the early 17th century, the imprint is a section of the hand including the astrological symbolism of human anatomy and the postmark forms a contemporary book binding.

Jul 18, 2016

Slovakia FDC on "Stamp with a Personalized Coupon - Philately"



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Stamp with a Personalized Coupon - Philately

Date of Issue : 3 June 2016

Jul 17, 2016

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Another Chinese cover, with the datestamp cancellation of Sha Tau Kok Post Office at Shenzhen.

Jul 13, 2016

Israel ATM FDC on "Dog Adoption in Israel - Viki & Riki"



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Dog Adoption in Israel - Viki & Riki

Date of Issue : 21 June 2016

Jul 11, 2016

China FDC on "Longxing Temple in Zhengding"



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Longxing Temple in Zhengding

Date of Issue : 26 June 2016

Jul 9, 2016

Israel FDC on "Olympic Games Rio 2016"



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Olympic Games Rio 2016

Date of Issue : 21 June 2016

Jul 7, 2016

China FDC on "Dream of the Red Chamber (II)"





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Dream of the Red Chamber (II)

Date of Issue : 18 June 2016

4-3 : Qingwen Tears up Fans
4-4 : baoyu Takes a Beating
Souvenir Sheet : Yuanchun Visits Her Family on the Feast of Lanterns

Jul 5, 2016

Israel FDC on "Service Dogs"



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Service Dogs

Date of Issue : 21 June 2016

Jul 3, 2016

Estonia FDC on "Centenary of Oil Shale Mining in Estonia"



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Centenary of Oil Shale Mining in Estonia

Date of Issue : 15 June 2016

Jul 1, 2016

China FDC on "Cultural Heritage Day"



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Cultural Heritage Day

Date of Issue : 11 June 2016

In December 2015, China decided to celebrate the second Saturday in June as the Cultural Heritage Day. The theme of the annual event in 2016 is "Integrating Cultural Heritage into Modern Life"

Jun 29, 2016

Portugal Postcard - Portugal During World War



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Portugal na Grande Guerra

Portugal During World War

Jun 28, 2016

Cambodia Postcard



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Cambodia

A nice postcard from Cambodia, with many beautiful stamps and clear cancellation. Thank You very much to my friend.

Jun 25, 2016

Macau FDC on "FIVB Volleyball World Grand Prix – Macau 2016"



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FIVB Volleyball World Grand Prix – Macau 2016

Grande Prémio Mundial de Voleibol da FIVB – Macau 2016

Date of Issue : 17 June 2016

Jun 22, 2016

Estonia FDC on "XXXI Summer Olympic Games - Rio 2016"



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XXXI Summer Olympic Games - Rio 2016

Date of Issue : 9 June 2016

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Lao P.D.R.

A nice postcard from Laos, with many beautiful stamps. Thank You so much to my friend !

Jun 17, 2016

China FDC on "Ancient Towns of China (II)"













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Ancient Towns of China (II)

Date of Issue : 19 May 2016

6-1 : Qintong Town in Jiangyan, Jiangsu
6-2 : Qiliping Town in Hong'an, Hubei
6-3 : Qingyan Town in Guiyang, Guizhou
6-4 : Zhujiajiao Town in Qingpu, Shanghai
6-5 : Sanhe Town in Feixi, Anhui
6-6 : Huangyao Town in Zhaoping, Guangxi

Jun 16, 2016

Macau Cover - University of Macau



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A Macau cover, sent from the University of Macau Post Office at Hengqin, China.

Jun 14, 2016

Korea FDC on "Heroes, National Independence Activists"



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Heroes, National Independence Activists

Date of Issue : 1 June 2016

The stamps feature the female activist Nam Ja-hyeon (1872-1933), who sacrificed herself for the cause of national independence, and scholar and activist Ju Si-gyeong (1876∼1914), who endeavored to establish national identity through Hangul. The Nam Ja-hyeon stamp shows her memorial stone engraved with her quotation in the background, and the Ju Si-gyeong stamp contains the malmoi script from the collection of the National Hangul Museum.

Jun 12, 2016

China FDC on "The 24 Solar Terms (II)"













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The 24 Solar Terms (II)

Date of Issue : 29 April 2016

6-1 : Lixia
6-2 : Xiaoman
6-3 : Mangzhong
6-4 : Xiazhi
6-5 : Xiaoshu
6-6 : Dashu