In 2014 I received covers from 31 countries that I was missing! A big THANK YOU to everybody, who helps getting my collection more complete!
Nevertheless I am missing covers from a lot of countries. If your country/territory is on the list below, please send me a cover! I am replying with a nice one from Austria.
Africa: Angola, Benin, Botswana, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Guinea-Bissau, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Niger, São Tomé and Príncipe, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan
Americas: Barbuda, Bequia, Grenada & Carriacou
Antarctica: Argentine Antarctica, Chilean Antarctic Territory
Asia: Abkhazia, Eastern Timor, Iraqi Kurdistan, Palestine, South Ossetia
Australia & Oceania: American Samoa, Cook Islands (Aitutaki, Penrhyn), Guam, Micronesia, Nauru, Niuafoʻou, Palau, Solomon Islands, Tokelau
Europe: Council of Europe, Mt. Athos, Transnistria
I am also interested in receiving letters from local and private post services.
Please send all covers to the following address:
The left stamp is part of the “Calligraphy” set, which was issued on August 2, 2007. The depicted calligraphy is entitled “Leaves”. The middle stamp commemorates the butterfly swallowtail (Papilio machaon).
This very nice cover from Thailand was sent by Jean Pierre, thank you! It was posted in Bangkok on December 2 and arrived on December 9, 2014.
The two left stamps were issued on July 1, 2014. They commemorate the centenary of Don Mueang International Airport.
The middle stamp (issued on August 4, 2013) commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Thai postal system. The stamp on the right is part of the mini-sheet (issued on August 13, 2013), which commemorates the 120th anniversary of the Paknam incident. It depicts King Chulalongkorn (1853 – 1910).
The mini-sheet is part of a set, which was issued on September 5, 2010. It commemorates the 100th anniversary of the birth of Kim Il-sung (1912 – 1994).
See also: #824 North Korea 14/07/25
This nice cover from Poland was sent by Ryszard, thank you! It was posted in Legnica on February 06 and arrived on February 11, 2015.
The left stamp is part of the series “Polish Cities” and commemorates Katowice. It was issued on October 5, 2005. The next stamp is part of the set, which commemorates the 2005 World Championships in Athletics in Helsinki. The set was issued on August 5, 2005.
The two stamps on the right are part of the “Composers” set, which was issued on October 18, 2008. They commemorate the composers Henryk Mikołaj Górecki (1933 – 2010) and Mieczysław Karłowicz (1876 – 1909).
Steinunn has sent this very nice cover from Iceland, thank you! It was posted in Reykjavík on April 8 and arrived on April 13, 2015.
The left stamp is part of the “Seals” set, which was issued on January 28, 2010. It depicts the harbor seal (Phoca vitulina).
The right stamp is part of the 2014 EUROPA stamp set (issued March 27, 2014) and depicts a rather modern instrument: the segulharpa.
The attached stamp set was issued on October 9, 2003. The stamps depict a branch with leaves of the ylang-ylang tree (Cananga odorata) and a branch with flowers of the Flat-leaved Vanilla (Vanilla planifolia).
This nice cover from Saint Lucia was sent by Tristan, thank you! It was posted in Gros Islet on April 7 and arrived on April 15, 2015.
The bottom stamp was issued on January 1, 2013 and depicts the seagrape Coccoloba uvifera.
See also: #321 Saint Lucia 10/04/23
The stamps are part of a set, which commemorates the 100th anniversary of the Sierra Club in 1992. The set was issued on November 9, 1994. The stamps depict a chimpanzee, a Grévy’s zebra, and a cheetah.
This beautiful cover from French Polynesia was sent by Jean Pierre, thank you! It was posted in Mahina (Tahiti) on March 31 and arrived on April 13, 2015.
The two stamps on the left are part of the mini-sheet, which depicts the new banknotes of 2014. The mini-sheet was issued on January 20, 2014.
The stamps on the right are part of a set, which was issued on January 29, 2015 and commemorates some professions.
See also: #471 French Polynesia 11/01/26
Vural has sent this nice cover from Turkey, thank you! It was posted in Karacasu on April 7 and arrived on April 16, 2015.
The left stamp is part of the mini-sheet that commemorates the city of Van. It was issued on July 12, 2011.
The right stamp is part of the EUROPA set, which was issued on May 9, 2014. The stamp depicts an oud.
See also: #785 Turkey 14/04/24
The middle and the right stamp are part of the flags sets, which were issued on February 22, 2012 and August 6, 2009 resp.
The right stamp is part of the set “French Overseas Territories”, which was issued on November 25, 2011.
See also: #765 Saint Martin 14/02/25