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Endangered species of spiders in Poland on new stamps
Polish post issued a set of four stamps featuring endangered species of spiders inhabiting the territory of Poland. north Africa, parts of Asia and in the Azores archipelago. It shows striking yellow and black markings on its abdomen.The spider builds.
Remembering Shoah Hero Jan Karski In Poland And U.S.
Warsaw â€” Seven decades after Jan Karski, a low-ranking ex-military officer and Polish diplomat, risked his life to tell the world about the Nazisâ€™ extermination of Europeâ€™s Jews, Poland is telling. issuance of coins and stamps in his honor here.
Stamps That Hate The U.s. Have An Odd, Varied History
Vietnam toned down its rhetoric. It now issues stamps commemorating the North`s victory over the South. The Soviet Union, East Germany, Czechoslovakia and Poland periodically issued stamps protesting the war in Southeast Asia. In 1974, a Laotian stamp.
Stamps Used to Tattoo Prisoners Acquired by Auschwitz
Media reports indicate that rare metal stamps used by the Nazis to tattoo prisoners at the infamous Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp have appeared in Poland. A donor insisting on anonymity handed over the stamps to the memorial museum at the site of the World.
Terry Kovel: Pottery From Biloxi And Poland
Q: I have a set of china marked "PT Tulowice, Made in Poland." It has the same wreath mark with the star as RS Prussia, RS Germany, RS Suhl, RS Tillowitz and RS Poland pottery. $120. â€¢ Webb glass vase, tapered, ovoid, circular foot, swag & tassel.
REVIEWSPortuguese stamps value
The best Portuguese stamps catalogue is the Afinsa. Every year a new edition is printed. There is also an Afinsa catalogue for the Portuguese ex-colonies. The values indicated in the catalogue do not correspond to the stamps exact market value in Portugal. Specialized shops sell all stamps with a 20% discount. Almost all stamps can be found in the flee market at 50% catalogue value. These are buying values; if you are selling stamps to a professional seller you should consider 25% of catalogue value as acceptable.
The value of classic stamps will vary depending on the size of the margins. Catalogue value refers to normal sizes. Large margins can value up to four times the catalogue value.
Hinged mint stamps will have their value reduced about 50%.
When buying classic Portuguese mint stamps be careful, as there are later reprints that are difficult to distinguish from the original ones and have a much lower value.
There are some known falsifications of classic stamps; some reach a good market value. Poland & World War II 1939-1945: A Philatelic View by RV Skulski
Poland WW II history illustrated through a collection of post stamps.The Division of Poland, 1772, 1793, 1795
Journal and diary accounts on the divisions of Poland.