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A review of AFA Denmark special catalog

A review of AFA Denmark special catalogRight before Christmas I bough myself a copy AFA Denmark SpecialKatalog 2002 catalog, and I've been browsing it almost daily ever since. Though 2002 edition may sound 'old, it is only two editions behind, and for the price of 13€ (plus postage) this seemed like a too good a deal to miss.  To find out whether I was I right or wrong, please read on. ...(1005 words,6 images, 2 comments)

WW2 Christmas seals

WW2 Christmas sealsTo continue last posts christmas seal theme, I'd like to share images of two World War II era christmas seals. Their design and use of colours is IMHO so striking, that one can still feel how tough the times have been in 1943. ...(140 words,1 images, 2 comments)

Old christmas seals from Denmark

Old christmas seals from DenmarkI try to limit my collection only to used wordwide stamps, but every once and awhile I place miscellanous "non-stamp" items to the back of my stockbooks.  This post shows two old christmas seals from Denmark. ...(128 words,1 images, 4 comments)

Interesting danish postmarks

Interesting danish postmarksBelow are two examples of so called "star postmark" (or mill wheel postmarks) that where used in Denmark between 1866 and 1929. These are IMHO very impressive looking on single stamps. I can only imagine how great these look on covers and other full items. ...( 0 comments).

Denmark perfins

Denmark perfinsTo continue with some of the interesting perfins of the world, below are two not-so-ordinary shaped perfins from Denmark. To make things even more interesting, there is a nearly 90 years difference between these two stamps. At least in Denmark, the perfin culture seems to be still very much alive and kicking. ...(158 words,1 images, 23 comments)

Q&A: stamps of Denmark

Do you have a question about stamps / philately of Denmark (and related territories)? Your questions answered. ...( 23 comments).

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