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Cambodia - RPK Overprints by Blair (TC)
Cambodia’s ‘RPK’ Overprints of 1979-80 by Graham Shaw What do you do if your society has just emerged from more than three years of genocide and you are trying to reestablish a functioning administration, including a postal service? This was the issue facing those staff of the forerunner of...
March 1st 11 12:21 PM
by Blair (TC) Go to last post
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From Nepotic to Dynastial Communism - told by Stamps by Terry Reedy
On 2/21/2011 8:26 PM, Victor Manta wrote: In the Eastern and Central Europe, occupied in the 1960s by the USSR, we were tout in schools that under Communism people will be equal and each of them will get in function of his needs. Because obviously the reality was far away from it, we were...
February 28th 11 05:17 AM
by Terry Reedy Go to last post
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Tracy Barber by Bobstamp
I am trying to contact Tracy Barber, but an email bounced back, and I see that he hasn't posted anything on RCSD in recent years, which is troubling. Can anyone tell me anything? Bob Ingraham Vancouver
February 26th 11 04:16 AM
by Bobstamp Go to last post
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Russia : Large Format 4 kopek ID please: by rod222
A large format 4k Can anyone ID this monster? http://cjoint.com/data/0cvpsAUAPJF.htm
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February 24th 11 03:28 AM
by Victor Manta Go to last post
11 1,009
Bulgaria id please by Tony Vella
http://cjoint.com/data/gsexBtVZ4X.htm Can someone please give me the date of issue on this one. It's probably catalogue-blindness again. Thanks in advance. -- Tony Vella Ottawa, Ontario, Canada http://amedialuz.shorturl.com/
February 21st 11 07:06 PM
by ilico Go to last post
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Danish Søllested-stamp? by Toke Nørby
I am currently gathering information on the so-called Danish Søllested-stamps: imperforate 15 øre violet coat of arm type stamps from 1906: http://www.tha.dk/Default.aspx?doc=WWW.LOT&L=LOT/764727&s=s%F8llested&c1=1000 In a Danish magazine (Nordisk Filatelistisk Tidsskrift) from 1970 the author...
February 21st 11 05:26 PM
by Tony Clayton[_2_] Go to last post
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Early Netherlands Perforations by Tony Clayton[_2_]
I am having a bit of trouble sorting out a recently acquired Netherlands collection. Using Stanley Gibbons Part 4, Perforations on the 1876-94 numeral issue are given as: 12.5x12 (or 11.5x12) large holes 14 large holes (1877) 13-13.5 large holes (1877-89) 12.5 small holes (1884-87)
February 18th 11 12:35 AM
by Peter Buder Go to last post
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Italy what is this? by rod allan
ITALIE. Porte-timbre d'Emilio NERI - Négociant en TP à Florence. Neuf. Sans charnière.
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January 25th 11 07:46 PM
by rod allan Go to last post
12 1,110
Sage and Hungary by rod allan
All praise to Nigel c from UK I've seen this one before on a GB stamp. It's a mark of the Magyar Kir. Adria Company, a Hungarian steamship company in the Adriatic. Here's a picture of the cancellation. The text is Hazanak Hazanal.
January 24th 11 05:21 PM
by Stan Go to last post
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Questions on modern Chinese stamps by Jan-Martin Hertzsch[_2_]
When sorting a few modern (1990s/2000s) definitives from the PR China, I noticed that some of them were overprinted in fluorescent ink with a series of numbers (varying from stamp to stamp) followed by a letter, while other stamps of the same design were not. Judging from the postmarks, it seemed...
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January 23rd 11 11:31 AM
by Richard[_3_] Go to last post
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Sage-issue with anchor and Hungarian crown by Stan
A fellow collector asked what I knew about the "cancel" shown on the two Sage-issue (Scott's Peace and Commerce issue) in this link: http://cjoint.com/?0burcZuGjys My response was that I didn't know anything about the marking. It may be a cancellation, an overprint, or an amusing design applied...
January 20th 11 04:07 PM
by Stan Go to last post
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i collect ceiling fans by jeremy melugin
that's right i do collect ceiling fans(mostly the old ones that made back in the 1970s/1980s era),so far i got at least 8 ceiling fans.
January 15th 11 07:13 PM
by Billns Go to last post
3 655
No Billy the Kid Stamp in Sight by Blair (TC)
On Jan 10, 9:35*pm, Joshua McGee wrote: On Jan 6, 10:22*am, "Victor Manta" wrote: IMHO this movie, its director and its main characters would deserve a set of stamps (US, Italian, joint issue?). That would be fun. *I'd support that....
January 13th 11 04:13 PM
by Blair (TC) Go to last post
0 410
More Italian varieties by Tony Clayton[_2_]
I have recently acquired some more interesting items that have been uploaded on to my website. The first two are varieties: http://www.italianstamps.co.uk/po/occaust/vg16k.jpg Italian Occupation of Venezia Giulia 3 kronen carmine on granite paper - a scarce stamp in itself but this one has no...
January 10th 11 07:55 PM
by Tony Clayton[_2_] Go to last post
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Dutch catalogue website CataWiki by Frank Daems[_2_]
Hi all, Stumbled onto this one, with stamps sub-section: http://www.catawiki.com/en/catalog Regards Frank Daems Belgium
January 8th 11 11:42 AM
by Frank Daems[_2_] Go to last post
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Use of Anonymous - for Protection by [email protected][_2_]
Some of us sensibly use anonymous. We do not want to be yet nother victim of gangsters who prowl all newsgroups. We just do not want to be robbed, burglarized, or even killed through a home invasion. That is sensible collectors try to use anonymous, if they do not know you. Just 2 cents of...
January 4th 11 04:28 PM
by Sir F. A. Rien Go to last post
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Voeux 2011 by Blair (TC)
Pour vous aussi, Gandalf. http://www.multicollection.fr/IMG/jpg/carte-nouvel-an-6.jpg
January 1st 11 04:51 PM
by Blair (TC) Go to last post
0 531
a stamp for your collection by Blair (TC)
http://rlv.zcache.com/2011_happy_new_year_stamp_postage-p172510189592803230anr9r_325.jpg Happy Nrw Year to akk friends here.
January 1st 11 04:48 PM
by Blair (TC) Go to last post
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re Jennifer Toombs by Rob McGuinness
Does anyone know of any site or listing of the stamp designs of Jennifer Toombs? A book was produced about 20 years ago on her work titled Toombsiana Topics but I have been unable to track down a copy. Was there ever a study group based on her designs? Any help will be most appreciated. Rob...
December 28th 10 12:19 PM
by Leonard J Yandell Go to last post
8 1,325
The story about Joseph Michaelsen and UPU - and Merry Xmas :-) by Toke Nørby
Dear all, I wish you a Merry Christmas! and a Happy New Year It's not a Christmas story, but I've just finished an article about the Danish postmaster who was declared the Father of UPU", but after his dead this grand title was found not true. However, a medal that was made in his name - was...
December 24th 10 10:34 AM
by Toke Nørby Go to last post
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