Archive for the ‘mini-sheet’ Tag

#1117 Bermuda 13/06/06

Bermuda 130606This beautiful cover from Bermuda was sent by Jean Pierre, thank you very much! It was posted in Hamilton on June 6 and arrived on June 17, 2013.

The mini-sheet (issued on February 2, 2013) commemorates the 60th anniversary of the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II.

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#1101 Iceland 17/05/18

Wolfgang has sent this beautiful cover from Iceland, thank you very much! It was posted in Laugar on May 18 and arrived on May 24, 2017.

The mini-sheet was issued on March 27, 2017.

#1095 Estonia 14/11/15

Estonia 141115Patrik has sent this very nice cover from Estonia, thank you very much! It was posted in Laagri on November 15 and arrived on November 19, 2014.

The mini-sheet was issued on August 25, 2014. It commemorates the 75th anniversary of the Tallinn Zoo and depicts the bearded vulture (Gypaetus barbatus) and the Amur leopard (Panthera pardus orientalis).

#1076 Portugal 16/12/03

portugal-161203This beautiful registered cover from Portugal was sent by Vítor, thank you! It was posted at the Loja do Cidadão (Civil Assistance Center) in Odivelas on December 3 and arrived on December 12, 2016.

#1073 São Tomé and Príncipe 16/12/14

sao-tome-161214My first cover from São Tomé and Príncipe was sent by Eric, thank you very much! It was posted on December 14 and arrived on December 27, 2016.

The mini-sheet commemorates the actress Marilyn Monroe (1926–1962). It is part of a set of stamps and mini-sheets, which was issued on April 15, 2003. It has a denomination of 38 000 dobras (= 1.55 Euro).

#1049 Portugal 16/06/27

Portugal 160627Vítor has sent this beautiful cover from Portugal, thank you! It was posted in Santo António dos Cavaleiros on June 27 and arrived on June 29, 2016.

The attached mini-sheet is the EUROPA stamp issue of Madeira, which was issued on May 9, 2016.

#1035 Sint Maarten 16/03/08

St Maarten 160308This nice cover from Sint Maarten was sent by Tristan, thank you very much! It was posted on March 8 and arrived on March 25, 2016.

The left stamps commemorate the collared forest falcon (Micrastur semitorquatus). They are part of the “Birds” set, which was issued on January 14, 2015.

The stamps on the right are part of a mini-sheet, which was issued on November 11, 2011.

#997 Grenada – Carriacou 15/10/28

Grenada 151028This very nice cover from the Grenadines was sent by Jean Pierre, thank you! It was posted on Carriacou on October 28 and arrived on November 26, 2015.

The stamps are part of the “Fish” mini-sheet, which was issued on December 12, 1997. The stamps depict the queen angelfish (Holacanthus ciliaris), the clown triggerfish (Balistoides conspicillum), and the fourspot butterflyfish (Chaetodon quadrimaculatus).

#995 Estonia 15/01/12

Estonia 150112This beautiful cover from Estonia was sent by Patrik, thank you very much! It was posted in Laagri on January 12 and arrived on January 15, 2015.

The mini-sheet was issued on March 27, 2006. It commemorates the 100th anniversary of the Estonian National Theatre.

 

#987 Indonesia 15/10/15

Indonesia 151015This is another beautiful cover from Indonesia, which was sent by Irene, thank you! It was posted in Malang on October 15 and arrived on October 27, 2015.

The mini-sheet was issued on December 1, 2014. It commemorates the 200th anniversary of the discovery of the Borobudur Temple.

#982 France 15/10/12

France 151012Jean-Pierre has sent this very nice FDC from France, thank you! It was posted on October 12 and arrived on October 14, 2015.

The mini-sheet commemorates the Ballet Preljocaj.

#980 Nepal 15/08/??

Nepal 1508xx frontThis very nice registered cover from Nepal was sent by Shanker, thank you! It was posted in Kathmandu and arrived on August 10, 2015.

The stamp on the front was issued on October 9, 2014. It commemorates the 50th anniversary of the first ascent of the Cho Oyu mountain in 1954.

Nepal 1508xx backOn the back of the cover there is a mini-sheet attached, which commemorates the birthplace (Lumbini) and other places in the life of Buddha. The mini-sheet was issued on December 9, 2014.

#963 Iceland 15/08/06

Iceland 150806Here is a beautiful cover from Iceland, which was sent by Patrik, thank you! It was posted in Reykjavík on August 6 and arrived on August 10, 2015.

The mini-sheet was issued on May 7, 2009. It depicts some Atlantic puffins (Fratercula arctica) and commemorates the stamp exhibition NORDIA 2009, which was held in Hafnarfjörður.

#961 Solomon Islands 15/06/17

Solomon Islands 150617On August 24 I received my first cover from the Solomon Islands. It was posted on June 17, 2015 with the help of the post officers in Honiara, thank you!

The stamps are part of a mini-sheet (issued in 2013); they depict the surgeonfish Paracanthurus hepatus and the ocellaris clownfish (Amphiprion ocellaris).

#960 Niger 15/08/05

Niger 150805My first cover from Niger was sent by Jinesh, thank you! It was posted in Niamey on August 5, 2015.

The two stamps on the left commemorate the 56th anniversary of Niger’s independence in 1958.

The right stamp is part of the “Giraffes” mini-sheet, which was issued on March 1, 2013.

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