Tuesday, September 30, 2014

20140929 - URUGUAY

Code: URU-2014-01
Release Date: September 29, 2014
Postal Authority: Correo Uruguayo
Title: Spring 2014 - Sea Lion and Sea Wolf
Format: Serie of 2 stamps
Sheets of: 4 series (8 stamps)
Design: Daniel Pereyra (Architect)
Printed by: Sanfer SRL
Quantity: 15.000 series


Full Sheet




Isla de Lobos Lighthouse

Thanks to DGStamps01,  seller from Delcampe for the images.
Visit his store clicking HERE

Monday, September 29, 2014

20141009 - JERSEY



Code: JER-2014-02
Release Date: October 09, 2014
Postal Authority: Jersey Post
Title: Jersey Oyster Fishing
Format: Set of 6 stamps and Block with 1 stamp
Sheets of: 10 stamps
Dimensions (mm): 40 x 30
Design: Nick Parlett
Printing Process: Offset Litho 4 colours
Printing by: Cartor


Stamp 6 of the serie

91 (0,91 Pounds)
Service: Large Letter to UK, IOM, Channel Islands up to 100g

Lighthouse: La Corbiere

Saturday, September 27, 2014

DOUBTFUL - St. Tome and Prince 2014





 
Code: STP-2014-01
Date: August 08, 2014
Title: Lighthouses
Format: Minisheet of 4 stamps and Block with 1 stamp
 
 
Thanks Jaap for the alert on these issues

DOUBTFUL - Central African Republic 2014






Code: CAF-2014-01
Date: July 20, 2014
Title: Paul Signac
Format: Minisheet of 4 stamps and Block with 1 stamp


Painting "Women at the well"
Stylized Lighthouse


Friday, September 26, 2014

20140924 - SAINT PIERRE ET MIQUELON


UPDATED: September 26
No news about this issue coming from SPM.  The stamps are still listed in the 2014 program but beyond that, nothing indicates that these stamps were released.  I am starting to think about a delay or a cancellation.
*** No Image Yet ***
Code: SPM-2014-01
Release Date: September 24, 2014
Postal Authority: La poste SPM
Title: Lighthouses
Format: 2 stamps (in se-tenant?)
Printing Method:  Taille-douce !!!
Lighthouse: Pointe aux Canons

Friday, September 12, 2014

DOUBTFUL - Togo 2014





Code: TOG-2014-04
Date: June 30, 2014
Title: Lighthouses
Format: Minisheet of 4 stamps and Block with 1 stamp


Thanks Jaap for the alert

Thursday, September 11, 2014

DOUBTFUL - GUINEA (Republic) 2014




Code: GUI-2014-01
Date: May 15, 2014
Title: Dogs
Format: Minisheet of 3 stamps and Block with 1 stamp
Lighthouse: Skaro (L 4628) - Iceland



Thanks Jaap for the alert and info

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

20140912 - LATVIA


**  We have the first  images of  how this stamp will be **
The style is the same that the serie 2003/2010 apparently

More info soon


Code:
Release Date: September 12, 2014
Postal Authority: Latvija's Pasts
Title: Lighthouses
Format: 1 stamp
Currency: Euro - EUR
Facial: 0.85 (EUR)
Lighthouse: Ainažu

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

20140902 - UKRAINE

 


Code: UKR-2014-01
Release Date: September 02, 2014
Postal Authority: Ukr Poshta
Title: Beauty and Greatness of Ukraine  -  Odessa Region
Format:  1 stamp and 1 Block with 4 stamps
Single Stamp in Sheets of: 12 stamps (3 x 4)
Block Dimensions (mm): 128 x 100
Lighthouse stamps of block (mm): 57,42 x 45,24
Single Stamp Dimensions (mm): 40,5 x 30
Block Perforation: 11 1/2
Single Stamp Perforation: 14 x 14 1/2
Design: Arthur Samofalov
Printing Process: Offset Multicolor
Security: Details with luminesce under UV-light.
Printed by: SE “Integrated Printing Plant “Ukraina” for production of securities”
Quantity: 
Block: 51.000
Stamp: 176.000


Single Stamp  “Monument to the seaman’s wife”
 
Full Sheet with a view of
Vorontsov Lighthouse (E 5082) on the corner




Stamp N.4 from the Block
 
5.70 (UAH - Hryvnia)
Lighthouse: Illichivsk South Mole (E 5071)
 
 
RELATED MATERIAL
Maximun Card
 
 
 
Thanks Jaap and Klaus Kern for contact and information


Sunday, August 31, 2014

20140915 - JERSEY

*** UPDATED with Images and Information ***





Code: JER-2014-01
Release Date: September 15, 2014
Postal Authority: Jersey Post
Title: New Jersey 350 years
Format: Serie of 6 stamps, to be issued separatly and in Souvenir Sheetlet
Sheets of: 10 stamps
Stamp Dimensions (mm): 32 x 32
Design: True North
Currency: Pounds
Printing Method: Offset Litho
Printed by: Lowe-Martin (Canada)


46 (0.46 Pound)
Service: Local Standard Letter up to 100g

Lighthouse: Barnegat (New Jersey-USA)
J-1223


62 (0.62 Pound)
Service: Europa Letters up to 20g

Lighthouse: La Corbiere (JERSEY)
A-1620




MORE LIGHTHOUSE ITEMS FROM THE ISSUE
 
First Day Cover of the Souvenir Sheetlet


Presentation Pack of the Souvenir Sheetlet
 
 
Full Sheet 46p stamp


Full Sheet 62p stamp



 
 
And more items that deserve a mention: The Seymour Tower (daymark) (70 stamp) , and of course the Statue of Liberty (former lighthouse)
 
 
Thank you very much Jaap and Klaus Kern for the alert, images the information.




Friday, August 29, 2014

DOUBTFUL - Togo 2014





Code: TOG-2014-03
Release Date: June 30, 2014
Title: Great Sailboats
Format: Minisheet of 4 stamps and Block with 1 stamp
Lighthouse: Stilized in Block

DOUBTFUL - Madagascar 2014




Code: MDG-2014-02
Release Date: 2014
Title: Cruises
Format: Minisheet of 4 stamps and Block with 1 stamp

Monday, August 18, 2014

DOUBTFUL - Djibouti 2014



 
 
 
Code: DJI-2014-02
Release Date: 2014
Title: Phares  /  Lighthouses
Format: Minisheet of 3 stamps and Block with 1 stamp
 
 


Thursday, August 14, 2014

20140911 - ICELAND

*** UPDATED with new Rates and Information ***




Code: ICE-2014-01
Relase Date: September 11, 2014
Postal Authority: Pósturinn - Iceland Post
Title: Lighthouses IV

Format: Serie of 2 stamps
Sheets of: 10 stamps same denomination
Dimensions (mm): 40 x 30
Currency: Permanent Value
Design:  Örn Smári Gíslason
Photos: Friðrik Örn Hjaltested
Printing Process: Offset Litho
Paper: 196 gsm Self Adhesive
Printed by: Joh. Enschedé Security Printing

Quantity:
B50g Domestic: 500.000
50g Outside Europe: 100.000


Service: Domestic Non Priority Mail
up to 50g (actual value: 125 ISK)

Lighthouse: Dyrhólaey

Service: Letter outside Europe
up to 50g (actual value: 240 ISK)

Lighthouse: Akranes

Thanks Klaus for the alert on this issue

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

20140820 - SOUTH AFRICA

*** UPDATED with Images and Information ***

 


Code: SAF-2014-01
Release Date: August 20, 2014
Postal Authority: South African Post Office
Title: Lighthouses of South Africa
Format: Serie of 5 stamps issued in Minisheets
Sheet Dimensions (mm): 122 x 143
Stamp Dimensions (mm): 28,28 x 43,29
Design: JWS Longland
Paper and Gum: Self Adhesive 247gsm
Printing Process: Offset Lithography
Colour: CMYK
Printed by: Cartor Security Printing (France)
Quantity: 100.000 sheets
Currency: Permanent Value for Registered Small Letter

 
 

Cape Agulhas (D-6370)

Umhlangas Rock (D-6480)

Bird Island (D-6412)

Green Point (D-5900)

Robben Island (D-5870)

 
Outside the stamps
 
Slangkop Point
(D-6110)
 
 
 
 
First Day Cover
 
 
Thanks Jaap and Ravindra for the alert.

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

20140808 - GREECE



Code: GRE-2014-01
Release Date: August 08, 2014
Postal Authority: Helenic Post
Title: Tourism 2014
Format: Serie of 3 stamps.  Issued in Booklets of 10 stamps with the same design
Currency: Permanent Value
Service: Standard Mail Overseas lowest weight


Ágios Nikólaos (E-4744)
RHODES - Greece

This stamp is issued in a booklet of 10

Original cover of booklet "Visit Rhodes"

Hellenic Post personalizes the cover of the booklets.  You will find these stamps in booklets with different covers. A tool of marketing for hotels and other companies related with tourism.


Thank you very much Krugermeyer for the alert on this issue.