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Postage stamps and philately of Cyprus

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Cyprus ATM stamps

Cyprus ATM stampsCyprus Post has released 15 face different ATM stamps by end of 2009. There is 1 Frama and 14 self-adhesive Nadels. Unfortunately, my Cyprus ATM collection has only one item to show, but it is a beautiful one ;) ...(55 words,1 images, 4 comments)

Rural postmarks on Cyprus stamps

Rural postmarks on Cyprus stampsRural postmarks seem to be somewhat "popular" amongst Cyprus (and British Commonwealth) collectors, but I admit knowing absolutely nothing about the topic besides owning few random items. ...(90 words,2 images, 3 comments)

Classic stamp designs: Cyprus George V definitive

Classic stamp designs: Cyprus George V definitiveHere's a superb example of classic stamp design that is ageless. This is multicolored 1912/1915 King George V definitive (with "multiple crown CA" watermark). ...(68 words,1 images, 1 comments)

Cyprus 1993 "Mufflon" error stamp

Cyprus 1993 I'm quite sure this is one of those errors that many stamp collectors have never heard of. I must confess that I was more than pleasantly surprised when checking the catalog for this stamp. ...(150 words,1 images, 4 comments)

Too much sun is harmful, even for stamps

Too much sun is harmful, even for stampsBelow are two copies of relatively common 1985 Cypros postage stamp that was issued for tourism.  This 15c stamp (Michel #634) is showing a woman at Protaras beach.  Stamp on the left is showing normal vibrant colors, stamp on the right is missing most brown/reddish tones.  A true color error ? Not likely. ...(154 words,1 images, 0 comments)

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