Wednesday, 27 May 2020

Unusual Postal Souvenirs - Update

Category - Sound
Subcategory - Unusual Postal Souvenirs

Jersey 2020 250th Anniversary of L Beethoven 1770 - 2020 limited edition LP Sleeve with 12" Vinyl Record

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Issue date 26 March 2020

Jersey Post have produced 200 special edition 12" transparent vinyl records to commemorate to 250 years of Ludwig van Beethoven, The vinyl record features some of Beethoven's famous compositions. The record comes with a gatefold album cover containing a mint set of six stamps and a Miniature Sheet.


The tracks featured on the record are as follows:

Piano Concerto No. 1 in C Major, Op. 15: III. Rondo. Allegro scherzando
Stefan Vladar, Capella Istropolitana, Barry Wordsworth
08:47

Egmont Overture, Op. 84
Cologne Chamber Orchestra, Helmut Muller-Bruhl
08:06

Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, Op. 67: I. Allegro con brio
Zagreb Philharmonic Orchestra, Richard Edlinger
06:56

Romance No. 2 in F Major, Op. 50
Takako Nishizaki, Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra, Kenneth Jean

09:54

A teaser of the music played on vinyl by Jersey Post is seen below


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Thursday, 7 May 2020

Stamps with Crystals - Update

Category - Touch
Subcategory - Stamps with Materials affixed - Crystals

Liechtenstein 2019 Landscape Jasper Personal Stamp with Crystal


Issue date 20 February 2020

A special issue Personal stamp created by the a Philatelic company Hermann E Sieger GmbH as part of a subscription service, and issued by Liechtenstein Post, a Landscape Jasper crystal stuck to the stamp featuring a background picture of the Time Hourglass on the stamp.

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Wednesday, 6 May 2020

Cloth Stamps - Update

Category - Touch 
Subcategory - Cloth Stamps

Sierra Leone 2020 Chinese Lunar New Year of the Rat Embroidered Stamp



Issue date 2020

Sierra Leone Post has issued a special embroidered stamp to commemorate the Chinese Lunar New Year of the Rat. This is a special private issue.

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Friday, 17 April 2020

Wood and Wood Paper Stamps - Update

Category - Touch
Subcategory - Stamps made from different material - Wood / Stamps with Materials affixed - Crystals

Republic of Guinee 2019 150th Birth Anniversary of MK Gandhi on Wood with a red crystal affixed.


Issue date October 2019

To commemorate the 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, Republic of Guinee has issued a special Wood Souvenir sheets (private issue) with a Red Crystal attached.

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Thursday, 16 April 2020

Embossed Gold Stamps - Update

Category - Touch
Subcategory - Embossed Gold - Silver Stamps 

Hong Kong 2020 Gold and Silver Stamp Sheetlet on Lunar New Year Animals – Pig / Rat



Issue date 11 Jan 2020

On the occasion of the Chinese Lunar New Year of the Rat, Hongkong Post has issued a special sheetlet featuring 2 Stamps - one with the Year of the Pig stamp with Silver foil Embossing and the other stamp with Rat in 22 K gold plate

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Wednesday, 15 April 2020

Unusual Postal Souvenirs - Update

Category - Sound
Subcategory - Unusual Postal Souvenirs

Back posting after a long time. Guess everyone is staying home and safe from the COVID19 phenomenon. Hope everyone is okay. Will try and update my collection one day at a time. Take care and Stay Safe with your family.

Australia 2018 40 Years of Space Invaders Folders with Sound effect






























Issue date 16 October 2018

Australia Post to commemorate  the release of the Taito Corporation legendary arcade game Space Invaders 40 years ago in 1978, has issued a special limited licensed folder with special arcade sound effects. The stamp sheet features stamp tabs with Space Invaders graphics, which appear alongside 20 Balloon stamps from the 2016 Love to Celebrate stamp issue.

A video capturing the sound effects is reproduced below



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Saturday, 28 March 2020

Stamps with Crystals - Update

Category - Touch
Subcategory - Stamps with Materials affixed - Crystals

Liechtenstein 2019 Epidot Personal Stamp with Crystal




Issue Date 06 February 2020

A special issue Personal stamp created by the a Philatelic company Hermann E Sieger GmbH as part of a subscription service, and issued by Liechtenstein Post, a Epidot crystal stuck to the stamp featuring a background picture of the dinosaur Stegosaurus on the stamp.

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