Archive for the ‘ATM’ Category

#1066 Austria 16/10/26

austria-161026-2On October 28, 2016 I received this beautiful registered cover from Austria. It was delivered on October 26 with the balloon “OE-SGS” in Puch bei Weiz during the course of the Pinkabria stamp exhibition.

The sales revenue of this event is donated to a children’s cancer research institute.


#738 Ireland 13/11/12

Ireland 131112Yl sent this nice cover from Ireland, thank you! It was posted in Dublin on November 12 and arrived on November 14, 2013.

The left stamp commemorates the Common Knapweed (Centaurea nigra), the ATM stamps on the right depict a bird (a robin?) and a holly.

See also: #607 Ireland 12/12/??

#607 Ireland 12/12/??

Ireland 1212xxMy first cover from Ireland was sent by Yl, thanks a lot!

It was posted in Dublin and arrived on December 12, 2012.

The left stamp is an ATM stamp depicting the Smooth Newt (Lissotriton vulgaris). The four definitive stamps on the right commemorate the flowers yellow flag (Iris pseudacorus), mountain avens (Dryas octopetala), and common dog-violet (Viola riviniana).

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#378 Finland 10/04/29
#335 Jersey 10/05/21
#233 Malaysia 09/11/24

#566 Macau 11/10/24

On 2 November 2011 I received this nice cover from Kevin, thank you! It was posted in Macau on October 24.

The left stamp is an ATM stamp.

The stamp set on the right was issued on 13 September 2002. It commemorates “10 Years of Safeguarding Honesty & Transparency”.

#438 Taiwan 10/11/05

George sent me this nice panda FDC from Taiwan, thank you!

It was posted on November 5 and arrived on November 13, 2010.

See also:
#248 Taiwan 09/10/08
#190 Taiwan 09/02/26

#386 France 10/08/12

Thomas sent this nice cover from France, thank you! It was posted in Paris on August 12 and arrived on August 16,2010.

The left stamp is an ATM stamp of 0.05 € and the right stamp is the 2010 EUROPA stamp, which was issued on May 10, 2010.

#356 Spain 10/04/21

Luís sent me this nice cover from Valencia, thank you! It was posted on April 21 and arrived on April 23.

The left stamp is of the definitive series and depicts King Juan Carlos I. The two right stamps are ATMs issued in Estivella and La Nucía.

#297 Germany 10/01/02

This very nice FDC from Berlin, Germany, was sent to me by Heino, thank you!

It was issued and posted on January 2, 2010, and commemorates the European Capital of Culture 2010: Essen on behalf of the whole Ruhr Area (therefore the stamp inscription “Ruhr 2010”).

In order to fulfill the postage, Heino attached a € 0.15 ATM stamp depicting the Brandenburg Gate.

#278 Costa Rica 10/02/18

My first cover from Costa Rica was sent by Alfons; it was posted in Pavas district of San José on February 18 and arrived on February 22, 2010.

The stamp is a 2007 ATM stamp.

#248 Taiwan 09/10/08

Thank you, George, for sending me this nice cover from Taiwan!

It was posted on October 8, 2009, and has attached three ATM stamps and a definitive depicting two apples.

#170 Germany 09/03/08

Germany 090308Igor sent me this nice cover, thank you!
It is a postal stationery commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Bietigheim Enz Valley Bridge. The two additional stamps are the tulip definitive and one ATM. The special cancellation has the date March 08, 2009, and commemorates the lighthouse Balje and the stranded fire-ship.

Singapore 08/12

singapore-0812Airmail cover from Singapore, posted sometimes in December 2008.

This nice airmail cover has attached four stamps, two of which are ATMs. The top left stamp is a definitive depicting the Blue-spotted stingray (Neotrygon kuhlii); it has the inscription “for local addresses only” (what is the value for that?). The top right stamp commemorates the Hong San See Temple, which was built from 1908 and 1913.

The two ATMs at the bottom depict a nice cliché of Singapore, the stamps have imprinted the number of the dispensing machine “S036” and the value “5¢”. The ATMs’ design is called “tourist attractions”; it was first used on June 10, 2003. (more info …)

Thank you, Jong, for sending me this interesting cover!

Germany 08/11/10

germany-081110Cover from Germany, posted at the Briefzentrum 40 (Düsseldorf) on November 10, 2008. The special cancellation commemorates the Messe Düsseldorf (trade fair Düsseldorf).

This nice cover with a German ATM stamp was sent to me by Igor, thank you!

Edit: Igor noted that the ATM stamp is a misprint, the value should be imprinted on the yellow field!

France 08/11

france-081106Eric sent me some beautiful covers from the 62nd Salon Philatélique d’Automne 2008 in Paris. This philatelic event was held from November 6 to 9.

The first cover was cancelled on November 6, 2008; the left stamps are a joint issue of Isreali and French post. They commemorate the 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the two countries. They show the departure and arrival of the first postal flight from Haifa to Paris. The right stamp is an ATM label commemorating the philatelic event.

To make this cover perfect, it was signed by the designer of the left stamps, Pierre-Andre Cousin!

The stamps of the second cover are one half of the booklet “Faces of the 5th Republic”, which was issued to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the 5th French Republic. They depict the famous Marianne. The bottom two stamps are part of the booklet “Happy Holidays”, which was issued on November 8.

Eric wrote a detailed article about this event and the stamps; it can be found here.

Thank you for this beautiful covers!

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