Archive for the ‘Samoa’ Tag

#1104 Samoa 15/04/14

Samoa 150414Steven has sent this beautiful cover from Samoa, thank you very much! It was posted in Tuasivi on April 14 and arrived on May 15, 2015.

See also: #1025 Samoa 15/04/14

#1025 Samoa 15/04/14

Samoa 150414-3Here is anothe very nice cover from Samoa, which was sent by Steven, thank you! It was posted in Salailua on April 14 and arrived on May 15, 2015.

The right stamp commemorates the golden cowrie (Cypraea aurantium).

See also: #943 Samoa 15/04/14

#943 Samoa 15/04/14

Samoa 150214Here is another beautiful cover from Samoa, which was sent by Steven, thank you! It was posted in Fagamalo on April 14 (the postmark shows the wrong date “14 FEB”) and arrived on May 15, 2015.

The left stamp commemorates the lined surgeonfish (Acanthurus lineatus). It is part of the set, which was issued on March 17, 1993.

The middle stamp is part of the “Millennium” set, which was issued on January 1, 2000. The right stamp is part of the set “Water Resources”, which was issued on January 26, 1996.

#942 Samoa 15/04/14

Samoa 150414-4Steven has sent this beautiful letter from Samoa, thank you! It was posted in Asau on April 14 and arrived on May 15, 2015.

The stamps depict the butterflies Vagrans egista, Dark Cerulean (Jamides bochus), and Godeffroy’s Swallowtail (Papilio godeffroyi).

#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

#489 Samoa 09/12/02

Jean Pierre sent me this nice cover from Samoa on December 2, 2009, thank you very much!

The stamps depict the Protestant Church of Apia, the Piula College of Upolu, the Anglican Church of Apia, the Methodist Church of Mutiatele, and Mauga in Apia.

#244 Samoa 09/12/02

My first cover from Samoa was sent to me by Jean Pierre, thank you very much! It was posted on December 2, 2009.

The two stamps on the left depict scenes from every day life, and the three shaped stamps on the right depict the butterflies Papilio godeffroyi, Jamides bochus, and Vagrans egista.

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