#741 Samoa 13/11/19

Samoa 131119This beautiful cover from Samoa was sent by Jean Pierre, thank you! It was posted on November 19 and arrived on December 9, 2013.

The top stamp set was issued on May 25, 2011. It commemorates the Many-coloured Fruit-dove (Ptilinopus perousii). The bottom left stamp of 2013 commemorates the Teuila Festival, which was held from September 1 to 7, 2013. The two bird stamps on the right are part of a set, which was issued on May 29, 2013. They depict the Tooth-billed Pigeon (Didunculus strigirostris) and the Samoan Wood Rail (Gallinula pacifica).

See also: #244 Samoa 09/12/02


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