Archive for March, 2012

Taiwan’s Wild Mushrooms Stamps

March 21st, 2012

The first set of stamps depicting wild mushrooms were issued 25 March 2010. On 23 March 2012, Taiwan Post will issue a second set of 4 stamps depicting the same subject. A souvenir sheet containing the same designs as the single stamps will also be available.

The mushrooms depicted are: Amanita rubrovolvata, Entoloma murraii, Geastrum sessile and the Clavulinopsis miyabeana.

 

World of Comics Stamps from Royal Mail

March 6th, 2012

The Royal Mail is to issue 10 stamps on 20 March 2012 featuring comics. This issue also commemorate the 75th anniversary of The Dandy which was first published in December 1937.

The set of 10 stamps will be available as 2 strips of 5. The usual first day cover, presentation pack  and stamp cards will be available.