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The Hebrew Reali School Centennial Anniversary stamp issue by Israel!

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Rating: 3.1/5

The Hebrew Reali School in Haifa, an independent educational institution, is marking its centennial in 2013. Founded in 1913, the school developed along with the Yishuv and the country, pioneering and leading Israeli education.

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published February 22nd, 2013


750th Anniversary of the Miracle of Bolsena.

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Rating: 4.1/5

According to tradition, during the summer of 1263 a Bohemian priest by the name of Peter went on a pilgrimage to Rome in order to confront the doubts he was having about his faith and the resulting crisis in his vocation.

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published February 21st, 2013

Spicebush Swallowtail (Butterfly) by United States Post

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Rating: 3.9/5

In 2013, the U.S. Postal Service features the Spicebush Swallowtail on its third butterfly stamp for use on large greeting card envelopes and other mail of non-standard shapes and sizes.

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published February 20th, 2013


St Patrick’s Day celebratory issue by Ireland!!

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Rating: 3.3/5

St Patrick is the patron saint of Ireland. He was born around 390AD in Wales, and died at Saul, Downpatrick, Co. Down, in 460AD.

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published February 19th, 2013

Nordic World Ski Championships – Stamp Issue

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Rating: 3.3/5

in the background, the outline of the mountains that surround the Val di Fiemme,

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published February 18th, 2013


Papal Bull 9th Centenary by Malta Post!

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Rating: 3.5/5

A Papal bull is a form of charter or diploma issued under the authority of the Pope. The word ‘bull’ refers to the lead ‘bulla’, or seal, which is used to authenticate the document.

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published February 17th, 2013

Australian Post embraces its surfing culture with this stamp issue!!

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Rating: 3.5/5

Surfing is such a cornerstone of Australian leisure that it is difficult to imagine a time at which it did not exist.

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published February 17th, 2013


Water- The Source Of Life by Israeli Post

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Rating: 3.0/5

Israel is situated in a water-scarce area, on the edge of a “desert belt” (the geographical area between the Negev and Judean deserts and the more humid Mediterranean region).

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published February 16th, 2013

Chinese New Year – The Year of the Snake by Croatia!

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Rating: 3.4/5

Chinese zodiac is one of the oldest in the world, based on the lunar cycle, and the beginning of the New Year usually is at the end of the January or in the February.

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published February 16th, 2013


A Celebration of Coronation Commemoratives by Isle of Man!!

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Rating: 4.2/5

For generations, commemorative souvenirs to mark the coronations of British monarchs ranging from medals, china or pottery drinking mugs, badges etc have been produced as treasured keep-sakes of these landmark occasions in British history.

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published February 15th, 2013

Chinese New Year – Year of the Snake by Estonia!

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Rating: 3.6/5

By the Chinese zodiac calendar the Year of the Snake will start on February 10. Although many people associate the Snake with dangers and venoms, it is still regarded as a symbol of happiness.

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published February 15th, 2013