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June 9th 09 12:40 AM
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[rcsd] cjoint by Pierre COURTIADE
Hello Friends, Being at the origin of the publicity made here on this excellent site http://cjoint.com/ which permits to freely host images, I am pleased to announce that the limit of 500 Ko per image is now of 1024 Ko per image. (The image is still kept for a maximum of 21 days) HTH
June 8th 09 10:56 AM
by rodney Go to last post
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The Duchess of Alba. by rodney
Presumably, snipped from one of those risque magazines of the 1960's 1970's. In Australia, "Man" magazine, part of every sailor's locker. http://cjoint.com/data/ghpz126qlR.htm
June 8th 09 02:01 AM
by rodney Go to last post
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The world's 10 rarest stamps. by rodney
To illustrate the rate of appreciation of the Brit Guiana 1856 the following image I am about to post, rates it at GBP 20,000 Interestingly, the "XLSR" (cough,cough Excelsior) booklet was printed in North Wales in 1953 It was an exact copy of the EH Harris booklet of the US and printed under...
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June 7th 09 11:49 PM
by Tony Clayton[_2_] Go to last post
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Catalogue blindness. by rodney
Alongside the "junk stamp" cinderella, I believe there should be a stamp that celebrates catalogue blindness. Could I have some assistance here please? http://cjoint.com/data/ghhxdEdCJB.htm very difficult to find with the simplified gibbons. Just the year will suffice if you are a Scott...
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June 7th 09 07:07 PM
by Peter Baumann[_2_] Go to last post
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US~The backward rebel. by rodney
'REBEL' RARITIES During tlie Civil War the Confederacy was as extravagant in printing stamps as in printing money; today a good "rebel" stamp can be bought for as little as 25 cents. But Confederate Provisional—issued by local postmasters from June 1, .1861, when they quit using U.S. stamps,...
June 7th 09 03:14 PM
by rodney Go to last post
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Life of a king. by rodney
http://cjoint.com/data/ggpKri85fc.htm King Boris 3 of Bulgaria.
June 7th 09 11:24 AM
by rodney Go to last post
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Dune stamps. by rodney
http://cjoint.com/data/ggpx3FbOue.htm source unknown.
June 7th 09 06:20 AM
by rodney Go to last post
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To degum or not to degum by Tony Clayton[_2_]
I recently purchased a very scarce mint Italian stamp that completes a difficult mint set - at long last! (the Victor Emmanuel II set of 1863). The stamp has clearly been regummed, and was purchased below the Sassone 'without gum' price. With a glass the gum is clearly visible on the front of a...
June 7th 09 04:14 AM
by Joshua H. McGee Go to last post
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Australian 50c Gold Medalist stamps by zzron
Hi Can anyone please tell me the dates of issue of the Australian 50c Beijing Gold Medalist stamps? Ron
June 7th 09 01:18 AM
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Collect or not collect by Ralphael1
Speaking of the 2008 Finland/Greenland Expedition Joint Issue. Both countries issued a SS but Greenland also issued two additional stamps, identical to the ones in the SS. I have not checked the perferations, just assumed they are the same. I am wondering if I should collect the two stamps just to...
June 6th 09 11:32 PM
by Ralphael1 Go to last post
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Silver Marianne scan by Ralphael1
In this case it would be of no advantage to have a scanner..the Silver stamp does not scan. I have a scanner, never did master the infernal thing so it sits idly collecting dust. I haven't tried to install on new computer. Ralph
June 6th 09 05:20 PM
by Victor Manta Go to last post
1 204
ID please by Peter Baumann[_2_]
Could somebody please identify the left 5 Sen one? What were the "Officially sealed" US stamp used for? http://666kb.com/i/b9ihusijaeumikpqz.jpg
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June 6th 09 11:23 AM
by rodney Go to last post
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Rattlesnake Island. by rodney
For those who like locals, (and are 4 years behind the times, as I) Rattlesnake Island started re-issuing stamps in 2005 http://www.rattlesnakeislandlocalpost.com/
June 5th 09 07:49 PM
by Blair[_2_] Go to last post
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An engraver at work. by rodney
A rickety chair, an old pine bench, but a master at work. (Mette would have loved this) http://cjoint.com/data/gfoJvPxeMV.htm Czeslaw Slania.
June 5th 09 01:38 PM
by rodney Go to last post
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Art on stamps. by rodney
Behind this rather spacy, moody pastel "view of the zoo" by Fermin Eguia, an Argentinian, lies a very bizarre and captivating artist. http://cjoint.com/data/geo1ZweHmL.htm It's a pity wiki has nothing on him, I find him strangely captivating apart from a few small images on the web, and a Youtube I...
June 5th 09 01:00 PM
by rodney Go to last post
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France~The half tone "sower". by rodney
As designed by Theodore Champion (Yvert&Tellier) 1939 http://cjoint.com/data/gfhvlEvMap.htm
June 5th 09 06:31 AM
by rodney Go to last post
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Spain~Franking stamps for Senators and deputies. by rodney
Another fine author.............. http://cjoint.com/data/fBp7aPU3bW.htm Printed in Bradbury, Wilkinson & Co., London. Issued 4/2/1916 (450.000 sets of 8 stamps each); Spanish writer Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra. They commemorate his death's 3rd centennial. Issued as franking stamps for
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June 5th 09 01:51 AM
by rodney Go to last post
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(RCSD) GB Spoof Stamp by Blair (TC)
Last year, a special spoof stamp was created for April 1 by a Scarborough (Yorkshire, UK) collector. Christopher Phillips, secretary of the Scarborough Philatelic Society, designed the one-off “junk mail” stamp to remind people to place unwanted mail in the wastepaper basket and not be “fooled”...
June 5th 09 12:29 AM
by rodney Go to last post
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Label ID. by rodney
Anyone recognise this label? http://cjoint.com/data/fDcSoebuTA.htm Thanks.
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June 4th 09 10:29 AM
by rodney Go to last post
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