Archive for the ‘Norway’ Category
The cover was posted on March 4, 2013. The attached stamp set was issued on April 13, 2012. It commemorates the Norwegian figure skater Sonja Henie (1912-1969).
The cover was posted on January 31 and arrived on February 4, 2013.
Radim has a very good cover blog, which is worth visiting; you can find it here.
This nice cover from Norway was sent to me by Egil, thank you! It was posted in Lillehammer on July 22, 2009.
The cover also shows the coat of arms of Oppland county.
The top left stamp was issued in 1970 and commemorates the Norwegian biologist Georg Sars (1837-1927). The middle two stamps commemorate the fight against tuberculosis (“kampen mot tuberkulosen”). The other three stamps were issued in 1981 and depict sailors at work and a sailing ship.
Thank you, Joey!