Oct 15, 2017

Andorra Postcard



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Bilhete Postal

Andorra

Another nice postcard from Andorra, with beautiful stamps. Clear postmarks. Thank You very much to my friend !

Oct 12, 2017

Latvia FDC on "Latvia's First Satellite Venta-1"



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Latvia's First Satellite Venta-1

Date of Issue : 6 October 2017

Latvia's first artificial earth satellite Venta 1 was launched into space in India on 23 June 2017, and is expected to orbit the Earth for at least a year

Portugal FDC on "300 Years of Joanina Library - University of Coimbra"



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300 Anos Biblioteca Joanina - Universidade de Coimbra

300 Years of Joanina Library - University of Coimbra

Date of Issue : 28 September 2017

Oct 10, 2017

Estonia FDC on "Estonian Mushrooms - the Brown Roll-Rim"



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Estonian Mushrooms - the Brown Roll-Rim

Date of Issue : 21 September 2017

The brown roll-rim (Paxillus involutus) is a common mushroom in Estonia, it can be found from June to November. Brown roll-rim poisoning has caused several deaths in Europe. After eating these mushrooms, antibodies that attack red blood cells form in the human body. This immunohemolytic anemia can be compared to allergies. The incubation period of brown roll-rim can last from a few hours to a couple of years. These mushroom are especially dangerous as their poison is not expelled from the body with faeces, instead it accumulates in the body. People have different reactions to the mushroom. Consuming brown roll-rims can lead to death. Boiling or cooking do not make the mushrooms edible.

Oct 9, 2017

Japan FDC on "Japanese Night View Series No.4"



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Japanese Night View Series No.4

Date of Issue : 29 September 2017

Oct 8, 2017

Portugal Cover - 150th Anniversary of the Birth of Camilo Pessanha



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A nice Portuguese cover, with the 150th Anniversary of the Birth of Camilo Pessanha special postmark. Thank You so much to my friend !

Oct 3, 2017

Macau Postage Due Cover to Hong Kong



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Carta Porteada


Macau Hong Kong

Date Sent: 5 September 2017

On the cover, I just affixed 2.5 Patacas stamps out of the normal postage of 3 Patacas. You can see the round-shaped T 0.50/3.00 chop from Macau. The postage due is thus: ((0.5 / 3) x 2.3) + 4 = HK$4.4.

Oct 2, 2017

China FDC on "Zhang Qian"





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Zhang Qian

Date of Issue : 20 September 2017

Zhang Qian (164 - 114 B.C.), with a courtesy name of Ziwen, was born in Chenggu County, Shaanxi Province, China), Hanzhong. He twice served as an imperial envoy to the Western Regions. During the two expeditions to the Western Regions, Zhang Qian and his entourage went by Dayuan, Kangqu, Dayuezhi, Daxia, Yutian, and the others, traveling throughout Central Asia and West Asia, and envoys sent by Zhang Qian reached as far as the northern part of the Roman Empire around the Mediterranean.

Sep 30, 2017

Israel FDC on "Habimah National Theatre Centennial"



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Habimah National Theatre Centennial

Date of Issue : 12 September 2017

Sep 28, 2017

Estonia FDC on "Orjaku Leading Light Lighthouses"



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Orjaku Leading Light Lighthouses

Date of Issue : 8 September 2017

The Orjaku leading light lighthouses are located on the southern coast of Hiiu County by Jausa Bay and signal a safe fairway to Orjaku Port.

Sep 26, 2017

Israel FDC on "Balfour Declaration Centennial"



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Balfour Declaration Centennial

Date of Issue : 12 September 2017

Sep 25, 2017

China FDC on "Science and Technology Innovation"



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Science and Technology Innovation

Date of Issue : 17 September 2017

Japan FDC on "Greeting Posukuma and Friends"



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Greeting Posukuma and Friends

Date of Issue : 15 September 2017

Sep 24, 2017

Estonia FDC on "Estonian Fauna – the Lynx"



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Estonian Fauna – the Lynx

Date of Issue : 11 September 2017

Sep 23, 2017

Israel ATM FDC on "Life is Road Safety"



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Life is Road Safety ATM

Date of Issue : 12 September 2017

Sep 21, 2017

Estonia FDC on "Konrad Mägi - Landscape with a Red Cloud"



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Konrad Mägi - Landscape with a Red Cloud

Date of Issue : 25 August 2017

Sep 18, 2017

Israel FDC on "20 Years of Israel - Croatia Diplomatic Relations"



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20 Years of Israel - Croatia Diplomatic Relations

Date of Issue : 4 September 2017

Sep 15, 2017

China FDC on "Foreign Musicians (II)"



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Foreign Musicians (II)

Date of Issue : 9 September 2017

Japan FDC on "Ukiyoe No.6"



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Ukiyoe No.6

Date of Issue : 6 September 2017

Sep 11, 2017

Hong Kong FDC on "Paintings and Calligraphy of Professor JAO Tsung-i"



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Paintings and Calligraphy of Professor JAO Tsung-i

Date of Issue : 5 September 2017

$2.20 – Pine Trees and Arhat (1993)
$5 – Calligraphy in Bronze Script (Undated).
$10 Stamp Sheetlet – Four-screen Lotus Set (2011)

Sep 9, 2017

Hong Kong Cover to Macau



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A cover sent from Mobile Post Office No. 3 at Lok Wah to Macau Coloane Post Office.

Sep 6, 2017

Hong Kong Cover to Macau



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A cover sent from Cyberport Post Office to Macau Carmo Post Office.

Sep 3, 2017

China FDC on "BRICS Xiamen Summit"



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BRICS Xiamen Summit

Date of Issue : 19 August 2017

The 9th BRICS Summit was held from 3 to 5 September in Xiamen, Fujian Province. BRICS is made up of China Brazil, Russia, India and South Africa. The BRICS cooperation process was first launched in 2006 and first BRICS Summit was hels in 2009.

Aug 31, 2017

Japan Aerogramme



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航空郵簡
Bilhete Carta-Avião

Japan

A very nice aerogramme from Japan. Thank You very much to my friend.