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Maritime Topics on Stamps

July / August stamps 2010



Argentina , a single stamp,
"1810 - 2010 Prefectura Naval Argentina".
The Coast Guard boat "GC 72" is depicted.
Argentina


Oman
Oman, a souvenir sheet with one stamp, "Jewel of Muscat".
This ship is a replica of the Belitung wreck, which was found in 1998 in Indonesia.
You find details at http://shipthemegallery.blogspot.com/, click on this line!


Israel, a single stamp,
"Haifa 2010, World Chanpionship 420".
This racing dinghi is 4.20m long.
Israel


Oman
Uruguay, a single stamp,
150 years ago the first Russians reached Uruguay.
For example there were members of a Russian sect as "New Israel", who could not exercise their religion in Russia.


Monaco, a single stamp,
"50 Ans de la Police Maritime de Monaco".
Two boats of the harbor police are depicted, the "Grace Patricia" and the "Vigilante".
Monaco


SPM
Saint Pierre & Miquelon, a single stamp.

We see the helicopter carrier "Jeanne d'Arc" (R97), nickname Jeanne.


Chile
Chile, a se-tenant of two stamps, "Regata Bicentenario".
On the stamps the "Esmeralda" is depicted. She is a steel-hulled four-masted barquentine of the Chilean Navy,


Jersey, a souvenir sheet with six stamps "Postal History IV".

The loose stamps were showed on our May page, here the colored sheet.

From left top:
Cutter ROYAL CHARLOTTE,
Iron Paddle Steamer DISPATCH,
Iron Screw Steamer DIANA,
Twin Screw Steamer REINDEER,
Tripple Screw Steamer CAESAREA II and
Twin Screw Steamer ST. PATRICK III.

Jersey


Sao Tome
Sao Tome e Principe, a souvenir sheet with four stamps "60 years NATO".
Here the only maritime stamp, the HMS "Bulwark" is depicted.
She is an amphibious assault ship of the British Navy.


Spain, a souvenir sheet with one stamp "Shanghai Expo 2010".

On the right we see two old sailing ships, symbolizing Spain's maritime past.

Espana


Argentina
Argentina, a single stamp with the lighthouse "Faro Les Eclaireurs Tierra del Fuego".


Germany, two new stamps of the annual lighthouse series.
We see the towers of Neuwerk and Falshoeft.
Germany


Germany
Germany, a set with two funny stamps about the singer Udo Lindenberg. Here the maritime stamp to his song "Alles klar auf der Andrea Doria" (Everything OK on the Andrea Doria).


Congo
Congo, a souvenir sheet with four stamps "Grands Voiliers".

There are no ship names on the sheet.

Cinderellas ?!?


Guinea, three souvenir sheets "Coquilages Phares" snail shells and lighthouses.

Here only one picture of these awful stamps.

Cinderellas ?!?

Guinea


Norge
Norge
Norway, two personalized stamps "Tall Ship Race 2010".


Germany,
two maritime stamps of the private mail companies Nordkurier and Post Modern.
McPomm
McPomm


Austria
Austria,
two personalized stamps about the SMS "Albatros" and 40 years of the moon landing.


Austria,
one personalized stamps with the Danube push-boat MSS "UHU" of the Bayerischen Lloyd.
This stamp was created by Alfred Karrer.
UHU


Peking
USA,
one personalized stamp with a painting of the Flying-P-Liners "Peking". The picture was painted by Emilio Biggeri in 1975.
This stamp was created by Wolf Spille.


Netherlands,
a flood of new personalized maritime stamps.
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The ship of fools
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QM 2 in a bottle mail
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To show some more stamps and/or whole souvenir-sheets the pictures are high compressed, so accuracy goes down.


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