Thursday, February 14, 2019

NEW ZEALAND - 2019


NEW ISSUE




Minisheet

Code: NZL-2019-01
Release Date: March 06, 2019
Postal Authority: New Zealand Post
Title: Lighthouse Perspectives
Format: Serie of 6 stamps
Presentation: 
-Single Stamps in sheet of 25 stamps (Same design)
-Minisheet of 6 stamps (1 serie)
Design: Hannah Fortune, New Zealand Post, Wellington, NZ
Printing Process: Offset Litho in 4 colours
Paper: Tullis Russell 104gsm, red phosphor, gummed stamp paper
Printed by: Southern Colour Print, Dunedin
Quantity: 

Currency: NZ Dollar - NZD
Minisheet dimensions (mm): 170 x 95
Stamp dimensions (mm): 50 x 30
Perf: 14.80 x 14.67

Stamp 1 of 6

Facial: 1.20 (NZD)
Service: Std Local Letter up to 500g
Lighthouse: Kaipara North Head / Pouto
Location: Northland, North Island



Stamp 2 of 6

Facial: 1.20 (NZD)
Service: Std Local Letter up to 500g
Lighthouse: Manukau Heads
Location: Auckland, North Island


Stamp 3 of 6

Facial: 1.20 (NZD)
Service: Std Local Letter up to 500g
Lighthouse: Baring Head
ALL: K-4004
Location: Wellington Region, North Island


Stamp 4 of 6

Facial: 2.40 (NZD)
Service: 
-International Postcard
-Local Large Letter up to 500g
Lighthouse: French Pass
ALL: K-4238
Location: Marlborough, South Island


Stamp 5 of 6

Facial: 3.00 (NZD)
Service: 
-Large Letter to Australia and South Pacific
-Medium Letter to Rest of the World
Lighthouse: Nugget Point
ALL: K-4380
Location: Catlins, Otago Region, South Island


Stamp 6 of 6

Facial: 3.60 (NZD)
Service: 
-Local Oversize Letter up to 1kg
-Extra Large Letter to Australia adn South Pacific
-Large Letter to Rest of the World
Lighthouse: Puysegur Point
ALL: K-4442
Location: Southwestern tip of the South Island


Minisheet

Border of Minisheet

Lighthouse:
 Cape Egmont
ALL: K-4088
Location: South Western of North Island



First Day Cover of Single Stamp Set





Gracias George for the alert.


Tuesday, February 12, 2019

NETHERLANDS - 2019 (IV)

NEW ISSUE


Code: NET-2019-04
Release Date: April 23, 2019
Postal Authority: Post NL
Title: Mooi Nederland (Beautiful Netherland) - Wadden Islands - Ameland
Format: 1 stamp
Presentation:
-Minisheet of 5 stamps
-Booklet
Minisheet Dimensions (mm): 144 x 75
Design: Birza Design, Deventer
Printing Process: Offset 4 colours
Paper: Normal with Phosphor print
Gum: Gummed
Printing by: Joh. Enschedé Security Print, Haarlem
Quantity: 36.000 sheets


Facial: Permanent Value - 1
Service: Domestic Mail up to 20g
Dimensions (mm): 20.8 x 25.3
Perf: 
Lighthouse: Ameland
ALL: B-0920

Cover of Booklet

Thanks Jaap for the image and alert

NETHERLANDS - 2019 (III)

NEW ISSUE



Code: NET-2019-03
Release Date: March 25, 2019
Postal Authority: Post NL
Title: Mooi Nederland (Beautiful Netherland) - Wadden Islands - Terschelling
Format: 1 stamp
Presentation:
-Minisheet of 5 stamps
-Booklet
Minisheet Dimensions (mm): 144 x 75
Design: Birza Design, Deventer
Printing Process: Offset 4 colours
Paper: Normal with Phosphor print
Gum: Gummed
Printing by: Joh. Enschedé Security Print, Haarlem
Quantity: 36.000 sheets


Facial: Permanent Value - 1
Service: Domestic Mail up to 20g
Dimensions (mm): 20.8 x 25.3
Perf: 
Lighthouse: Terschelling
ALL: B-0904

Cover of Booklet

Thanks Jaap for the image and alert

NETHERLANDS - 2019 (II)

NEW ISSUE



Code: NET-2019-02
Release Date: February 25, 2019
Postal Authority: Post NL
Title: Mooi Nederland (Beautiful Netherland) - Wadden Islands - Vlieland
Format: 1 stamp
Presentation:
-Minisheet of 5 stamps
-Booklet
Minisheet Dimensions (mm): 144 x 75
Design: Birza Design, Deventer
Printing Process: Offset 4 colours
Paper: Normal with Phosphor print
Gum: Gummed
Printing by: Joh. Enschedé Security Print, Haarlem
Quantity: 36.000 sheets


Facial: Permanent Value - 1
Service: Domestic Mail up to 20g
Dimensions (mm): 20.8 x 25.3
Perf: 
Lighthouse: Vlieland
ALL: B-0894

Cover of Booklet

Thanks Jaap for the image and alert

Sunday, February 10, 2019

DOUBTFUL - Central African Republic 2019




Code: CAF-2019-01
Release Date: January 16, 2019
Title: The Lighthouses
Format: Minisheet of 4 stamps and Block with 1 stamp



Monday, January 28, 2019

ARGENTINA - 2019


NEW ISSUE



Code: ARG-2019-01
Release Date: January 28, 2019
Postal Authority: Correo Argentino
Title: Definitives 2019 - New Values
Format: 4 stamps - 2 ordinary and 2 UP (semi private post office)
Presentation: Sheets of 20 stamps (same design)
Design:
Printing Process:
Paper:
Gum:
Printed by:



Stamp 1 of 4



Currency: Pesos - ARS
Facial: 170 (ARS)
Service: Standard Letter to Europe up to 20g
Dimensions (mm): 44 x 34
Perf:

Lighthouse: Les Eclaireurs
ALL: G-1320
Location: Ushuaia, Tierra del Fuego Province, Argentina



Saturday, January 26, 2019

RUSSIA - 2019


NEW ISSUE


Code: RUS-2019-01
Release Date: January 25, 2019
Postal Authority: Russian Post / Marka
Title: Way to the Victory - Lifting the Blockade of Leningrad
Format: 1 stamp
Presentation: Sheets of 7 stamps + 1 complement
Sheets Dimensions (mm): 180 x 180
Design: Ulishanovskiy, S.
Printing Process: Offset + Bronze Paste + Embossed Stamping + Security Complex
Paper: Coated
Gum:
Printed by:
Quantity: 126.000 stamps

Currency: Ruble - RUB
Facial: 46 (RUB)
Dimensions (mm): 65 x 32.5
Perf: 11 3/4



Lighthouse: Rostral Columns (ancient)
Location: St.Petersbug



Thursday, January 24, 2019

DOUBTFUL - Djibuti 2018 (II)




Code: DJB-2018-02
Release Date: December 13, 2018
Title: Lighthouses and Shells
Format: Minisheet of 4 stamps and Block with 1 stamp


Thanks Klaus for the alert

Monday, January 21, 2019

FRANCE - 2019



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*** Issue date updated ***

Code:
Release Date: May 06, 2019 
Title: Agustin Fresnel (1788-1827)
Format:


Merci Daniel for the alert

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

MONTENEGRO - 2019


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Code: 
Release Date: November 25, 2019
Postal Authority: Posta Cnre Gore
Title: Navigation 2019 
Format: 1 stamp


Lighthouse: Sveti Nikola
ALL: E-3686

ALDERNEY - 2019


NEW ISSUE


Code: ALD-2019-01
Release Date: February 13, 2019
Postal Authority: Guernsey Post
Title: 120 years Sinking of the SS Stella 1899-2019
Format: Serie of 6 stamps
Presentation:
-Minisheets of 6 stamps (1 serie)
-Single stamps 
Design:
Printing Process:
Paper:
Gum:
Printed by:
Quantity:

Stamp 2 of 6


Currency: Pound
Facial: 62 (0.62 Pound)
Service: Postcard and Letter up to 100g to UK, Jersey and Isle of Man
Dimensions (mm):
Perf: 
Lighthouse: The Needles
ALL: A-0528
Location: West of Isle of Wight - England



Stamp 3 of 6


Currency: Pound
Facial: 63 (0.63 Pound)
Service: Large Letter up to 100g inside the Bailiwick
Dimensions (mm):
Perf: 
Lighthouse: Casquets
ALL: A-1532
Location: Group of Rocks 13km west of Alderney


Stamp 6 of 6


Currency: Pound
Facial: 94 (0.94 Pound)
Service: Large Letter up to 100g to UK, Jersey or Isle of Man
Dimensions (mm):
Perf: 

Lighthouse: Casquets
ALL: A-1532
Location: Group of Rocks 13km west of Alderney


Border of Minisheet


Lighthouse: Casquets
ALL: A-1532
Location: Group of Rocks 13km west of Alderney


Thanks Jaap and Thanks to White Knight and his blog
Commonwealth Stamp Opinion  for the info and images.

DOUBTFUL - Niger 2018 (V)






Code: NIG-2018-05
Release Date: November 22, 2018
Title: The Lighthouses
Format: Minisheet of 4 stamps and Block with 1 stamp



Wednesday, January 9, 2019

AZERBAIJAN - 2018 (II)


NEW ISSUE


Code: AZE-2018-02
Release Date: November 19, 2018
Postal Authority: Azermarka LLC
Title: 25 Anniv of Diplomatic Relations between Belarus and Azerbaijan - Joint Issue
Format: 1 stamp
Presentation: Sheets of 6 stamps
Design:
Printing Process:
Paper:
Gum:
Printed by:
Quantity:

Stamp Dimensions (mm): 40 x 28
Sheet Dimensions (mm): 129 x 112
Perf:


Where is the Lighthouse?

Qiz Qalasi (Maiden Tower) in Border of Sheet
Lighthouse: Qiz Qalasi (Left Building)
Location: Baku, Azerbaijan




BELARUS - 2018


NEW ISSUE

*** Welcome BELARUS to this blog! ***


Code: BLR-2018-01
Release Date: November 19, 2018
Postal Authority: Belpost
Title: 25th Anniv of Diplomatic Relations between Belarus and Azerbaijan - Joint Issue
Format: 1 stamp
Presentation: Sheets of 6 stamps
Design: Tatiana Kuztnesova / Tatiana Dolskaya
Printing Process: Offset
Paper: Chalky
Gum:
Printed by:
Quantity: 48.000 stamps

Stamp Dimensions (mm): 40 x 28
Sheets Dimensions (mm): 129 x 112
Perf: 12 x 12 1/4 

Where is the Lighthouse?

Qiz Qalasi (Maiden Tower) Border of Sheet
Lighthouse: Qiz Qalasi (Right building)
Location: Baku - Azerbaijan

Thanks Jaap for the alert on these issues

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

CUBA - 2018


NEW ISSUE - Year 2018


Code: CUB-2018-01
Release Date: April 30, 2018
Title: Transportation to the service of Tourism
Format: Serie of 6 stamps
Presentation: Sheets of 24 stamps (same design)
Design:
Printing Process:
Paper:
Gum:

Printed by:
Quantity:


Stamp 4 of 6


Currency: Cuban Peso - CUP
Facial: 65 (CUP)
Stamp Dimensions (mm):
Perf:

Lighthouse: Castillo del Morro
ALL: J-4857
Location: La Habana, Cuba


Thank Drazen for the image and alert


Monday, January 7, 2019

DOUBTFUL - Togo 2018 (IV)



Code: TOG-2018-04
Release Date: November 30, 2018
Title: Lighthouses and Shells I
Format: Set of 4 stamps in Minisheets of 4 (1 serie) or 2 x 2

DOUBTFUL - Togo 2018 (V)



WAIT!!!  There is more.  If you were amazed by the good taste and delicacy in the design of  Lighthouses and Shells I ,  Stamperija repeats with another set. Thanks god!




Code: TOG-2018-05
Release Date: November 30, 2018
Title: Lighthouses and Shells II
Format: Set of 4 stamps in Minisheets of 4 (1 serie) or 2 x 2



DOUBTFUL - Sierra Leone 2018 (III)






Code: SLE-2018-03
Release Date: November 30, 2018
Title: Lighthouses
Format: Minisheet of 4 stamps and Block with 1 stamp



Saturday, January 5, 2019

ISLE of MAN - 2019


NEW ISSUE



Code: IOM-2019-01
Release Date: January 29, 2019
Postal Authority: Oik Postagh Ellan Vannin
Title: "All Aboard Please!" - Manx Buses Part 3
Format: Serie of 6 stamps
Presentation: Sheets of 20 stamps same design
Design: EJC Design
Texts: Richard Davis
Printing Process: Offset Lithography 4 colours + Varnish
Paper: 110 gms
Gum: PVA
Printed by: Lowe Martin
Quantity:



Stamp 1 of 6
Currency: Permanent Value - 1St
Service: 1st Class Mail Local & UK
Dimensions (mm): 40 x 26
Perf: 13


Lighthouse: Peel Pierhead
ALL: A-4730
Location: Peel. West of Isle of Man


Stamp 3 of 6
Currency: Pound
Facial: 1.25
Service: Letter to Europe up to 40g
Dimensions (mm): 40 x 26
Perf: 13 

Lighthouse: Douglas Head (Behind the Douglas Harbour Sea Terminal)
ALL: A-4770
Location: Douglas, Isle of Man




And the building depicted in this stamp is Milner´s Tower. It is not a lighthouse