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#740 Maldives 13/12/01

My father sent me this nice postcard from his holidays on the Maldives. It was posted on December 1 and arrived on December 18, 2013. It depicts the Kuredu Maldives Island Resort.

See also: #207 Maldives 09/10/21

#207 Maldives 09/10/21

Clarence sent me this beautiful letter from the Maldives, thank you! It was posted on October 21, 2009.

The left stamp was issued on April 8, 2002, and depicts the Swinhoe’s Snipe (Gallinago megala). The next stamp commemorates the sunburst butterflyfish (Chaetodon kleinii); it was issued on October 9, 2007.

The middle stamps depicts an self-portrait of Anthony van Dyck (1599-1641); the stamp commemorates the 300th anniversary of St. Petersburg. Finally the right stamp depicts the spotted eagle ray (Aetobatus narinari).

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