In 2015 I received covers from 15 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, Cape Verde, Chad, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Guinea-Bissau, Lesotho, Liberia, Mali, São Tomé and Príncipe, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan
Antarctica: Chilean Antarctic Territory
Asia: Eastern Timor, South Ossetia
Australia & Oceania: American Samoa, Cook Islands (Aitutaki, Penrhyn), Guam, Micronesia, Nauru, Niuafoʻou, Palau, Tokelau
I am also interested in receiving letters from local and private post services.
Please send all covers to the following address:
The attached stamps are part of the set, which commemorates the 88th birthday of the recently deceased King Bhumipol Adulyadej (1927–2016). The stamp set was issued on December 5, 2015.
This beautiful registered cover from Singapore was sent by Wolfgang, thank you very much! It was posted at Killiney Road on August 7, 2016.
The top left stamp depicts the olive-backed sunbird (Cinnyris jugularis). It is part of a set, which was issued on August 31, 2012. The two stamps on the bottom left are reissues of the set “Vanishing Trades”, which was issued on October 16, 2013.
The mini-sheet on the right was issued on August 9, 2005. It is part of the “National Day” commemorative set and depicts the fabric work of school children.
The left two stamps are part of the set “The 175th Anniversary of the National Bank of Greece“, which was issued on March 30, 2016. The right stamp commemorates the film director Costa-Gavras (born 1933). The stamp is part of a set, which was issued on September 1, 2016. It is cancelled with the first day cancel.
The middle stamp commemorates the 200th anniversary of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, which was constituted in 1815.
The right stamp commemorates the explorer Christopher Columbus (1451–1506).
This nice cover from Japan was sent by Fumiaki, thank you! It was posted in Shizuoka (静岡) on September 6 and arrived on September 13, 2016.
See also: #224 Christmas Island 09/11/02
This very nice cover from Tanzania was sent by Déo, thank you! It was posted in Kigoma on August 6 and arrived on August 14, 2014.
The left stamp is part of the set “Ceremonial Costumes” and depicts a Kuria lady from Mara. The middle stamp depicts the chestnut bolete (Gyroporus castaneus). The right stamp commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Zanzibar Revolution in 1964. It depicts the 7th president of Zanzibar, Dr. Ali Mohamed Shein.
See also: #1011 Tanzania 14/08/06
My first cover from Malawi was sent by Martin, thank you very much! It was posted registered in Mangochi on July 28 and arrived on August 18, 2016. It was delivered by GLS inside a transparent cover with GLS sticker on it.
The left and right stamps are part of the set “50th Anniversary of Independence”, which was issued on July 6, 2014. They depict maize silos.
The middle stamps are part of the “Christmas” set, which was issued on December 20, 2010.
Dušan has sent this nice cover from Serbia, thank you! It was posted in Novi Sad on May 23 and arrived on May 27, 2016.
The stamp is part of the 2016 EUROPA stamp set, which was issued on May 5, 2016.
Here is another beautiful cover from Cameroon. This one was sent by Jinesh, thank you very much! It was posted in Yaoundé on July 12 and arrived on July 28, 2016.
The left stamp is part of the set “Cameroon EMS Delivery Service”, which was issued on August 18, 2014. The next stamp is part of the set “E-Post Data Center”, which was issued on July 21, 2014. The stamp on the right commemorates the reunification monument in Buéa.
This amazing registered cover from Mozambique was sent by Martin, thank you very much! It was posted in Maputo on July 18 and arrived on August 8, 2016.
The attached 2011 stamps on top depict the common eland (Taurotragus oryx), the black rhinoceros (Diceros bicornis), and the white rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum). The 2015 bottom stamp commemorates the bronze-winged jacana (Metopidius indicus).