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I am Dustin and I am a stamp and postcard collector from Germany. I collect stamps on children's books, fairy tales and fables and extraordinary stamps.
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Saturday, 21 September 2019

Tyrannosaurus Rex

On 10th September I got a stamp set from the USA on a postcard.

This is it:



Tyrannosaurus Rex (issued 29-08-2019)
Two of the stamps are printed with a lenticular effect.

Thank You very much Tristan!

Pieter Bruegel the Elder

On 6th September I got my stamp order from Belgium.

This is one souvenir sheet I ordered:


450th death anniversary of Pieter Bruegel the Elder (issued 26-08-2019)

Birds of Belgium

On 6th September I got my stamp order from Belgium.

This is one souvenir sheet I ordered:


EUROPA (issued 17-06-2019)
The souvenir sheet includes this year's EUROPA stamps from Belgium. Belgium takes part in the Europa Stamps Bird Project, so the stamps can be scanned to listen to the birds.
- Eurasian Jay
- Eurasian Golden Oriol

In June I already got two postcards from Belgium, which were sent with these stamps and the special postmark. The cards were also signed by Kris Maes, the designer of the stamps.



Thank You very much for the cards Gerda!

Clara Schumann

On 5th September I bought the new German stamps.

This is one stamp I bought:


200th birthday of Clara Schumann (issued 05-09-2019)

Alexander von Humboldt

On 5th September I bought the new German stamps.

This is one stamp I bought:


250th birthday of Alexander von Humboldt (issued 05-09-2019)

Smart Card

On 5th September I bought the new German stamps.

This is one stamp I bought:


50 years Smart Card (issued 05-09-2019)
Gold foil is added to the stamp.

Birds of Guernsey

On 4th September I got my stamp order from Guernsey.

This is the stamp set I ordered:




EUROPA (issued 01-04-2019)
The set includes this year's two EUROPA stamps from Guernsey. Guernsey takes part in the Europa Stamps Bird Project, so the stamps can be scanned to listen to the birds.
- Puffin
- Linnet (EUROPA stamp)
- Bullfinch
- Goldfinch (EUROPA stamp)
- Starling
- Kingfisher

I also bought the souvenir sheet of this issue, which only includes the two EUROPA stamps.


Monday, 16 September 2019

Barbary Partridges in Gibraltar

On 28th August I got my stamp order from Gibraltar.

This is one stamp set I ordered:


EUROPA (issued 05-02-2019)
The stamps show Barbary Partridges. Gibraltar is taking part in the Europa Stamps Bird Project, so these stamps can be scanned to listen to the birds.

I also bought the souvenir sheet of this issue.


Battle of Trafalgar

On 28th August I got my stamp order from Gibraltar.

This is one stamp set I ordered:




Bicentenary of the Battle of Trafalgar (issued 31-01-2005)
Actual timber from the original HMS Victory is affixed to the £1.60 stamp. Similar stamps have been issued in Ascension Island, the Bahamas, Bermuda, the British Indian Ocean Territory, Cayman Islands, Jamaica, Kiribati, Naura, Saint Helena, Saint Lucia and Tristan da Cunha.

Enlargement of the European Union

On 28th August I got my stamp order from Gibraltar.

This is one stamp set I ordered:



Enlargement of the European Union (issued 15-09-2003)

King Henry VIII and his Wives

On 28th August I got my stamp order from Gibraltar.

This is one stamp set I ordered:





500 years of King Henry VIII's Succession to Throne (issued 11-01-2009)
- Catherine of Aragon
- Anne Boleyn
- Jane Seymour
- Anne of Cleves
- Catherine Howard
- Catherine Parr
- King Henry VIII
- The Mary Rose

Treaty of Utrecht

On 28th August I got my stamp order from Gibraltar.

This is one stamp set I ordered:


300 years Treaty of Utrecht (issued 20-06-2013)

Sunday, 8 September 2019

The USA on the Moon

On 20th August I got a stamp set from the USA on a postcard.

This is it:


50 years Moon Landing (issued 19-07-2019)
The stamps have a shiny silver effect, because they were printed on chrome paper.

Thank You very much Sandra!

Transcontinental Railroad

On 14th August I got a FDC from the USA.

This is it:


150th anniversary of the Transcontinental Railroad (issued 10-05-2019)
Gold Foil is applied to the stamps.

Thank You very much Yue!

Wednesday, 28 August 2019

Birds and Symbolism

On 5th August I got my stamp order from Jersey.

This is one stamp set I ordered:




Birds and Symbolism (issued 05-03-2019)
The set includes this year's two EUROPA stamps from Jersey. Jersey takes part in the Europa Stamps Bird Project, so the stamps can be scanned to listen to the birds.
- Kestrel
- Swallow
- Swan (EUROPA stamp)
- Peacock
- Kingfisher (EUROPA stamp)
- Stork

I also bought the souvenir sheet of this issue, which only includes the two EUROPA stamps.