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Stamps; EUROPAS SHOW FOLKLORE
Spanish Andorra, the Faroe Islands, Portugal and Madeira. It is the first representation of Madeira and the Azores, integral parts of Portugal, in the Europa series. The Europa stamps are issued annually by the European Conference of Postal and.
Banking in Portugal
Portugal, situated in the far south-west of Europe, is bordered by Spain to the. the national and international banks in Portugal, there are many specialist money transfer services in Portugal, particularly in the main towns, cities and tourist areas.
What are Postal Tax Stamps?
Postal tax stamps are few and far between. You can only find these stamps being made outside of the U.S.; they originated in Spain and Portugal, and many Latin America countries adopted tax stamps. The main function of a postal tax stamp is to raise money.
Portugal & Colonies Chalk Surfaced Stamps
My Portugal collection. here often refer to European catalogues, rather than SG, when selling European stamp lots. As an aside, those catalogues aren't always more complete than SG, in my limited experience, eg Yvert's French Colonies.
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. A Guide 2 Portugal
Advertises accommodation in Portugal, tries to describe the beauty of the country and help with all aspects of the holiday, from booking the holiday to where to go and what to do.C & G Stamps
Specializes in United States stamps from singles to booklets and coils. Offers include graded stamps and stamps with certificates.