Friday, March 25, 2011

Rose from Latvia / 2011

Today new stamp was issued in Latvia. This time it was second stamp from new series of flowers. Last year there was first stamp with peony on it and this year we have rose. 

As you can see it is a four stamp block. The same as for peony. Below you can see how the First Day Cover of this stamp look like. In the picture it is with the special first day cancellation on it.

Special first day cancellation of this rose you can see below:

There are now 1 000 000 stamps available with picture of this rose. Face value of this stamp is 35 santims which is the current domestic B priority letter up till 20grams cost in Latvia. 

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Two 2011 stamps from USA

Cover form USA with two stamps issued in 2011. Also nice cancellation and definitive stamp from year 2003.

Wednesday, March 23, 2011


Do you like this cover? I do. Another nice cover received from the member of CCCC.

Saturday, March 19, 2011

Cover from UAE with two superb souvenir sheets

Very nice addition to my collection - cover from UAE and two souvenir sheets - one from UAE - Arab Postal Day 2008 and another one from India with the theme of Heritage Monuments Preservation 2009. 

Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Flower cover from Mexico

Pleasant surprise from Mexico with two flower stamps on the cover. Both from 2010.

Monday, March 14, 2011

FDC from USA, 2011

Fancy cover, fancy cancel and stamps issued in 2011.  As it's said on the cover - 150th anniversary of Kansas Statehood. 1861 - 2011.

Sunday, March 13, 2011

Colourful cover from New Zealand

Four stamps from the set "A Slice of Heaven". In total there are 25 stamps in this set.

Japan, 2011

Cover from Japan with two different stamps and cancellations.


First cover from Hungary. Two stamps from art theme - Scott #3768 and #3769. First one is dedicated to the Artist's Colony Godollo and second one to Feszek Arts Club.

Cover from Canada

Four stamps - Scott #1173 - Killer Whale, #1174 - Musk-ox, #1179 - Beluga Whale and #1171 - Atlantic Walrus. These stamps are issued between 1987 and 1991.