Saturday, May 12, 2018


    L9800 se-tenant strip: WWF set of Greater Flamingos feeding, breeding and taking flight

Tuesday, May 1, 2018


125fr: this 2007 national parks issue features an antelope in the central Niokolo-Koba reserve

Thursday, April 26, 2018


50d: this 1999 local issue features the landmark Omdurman mosque.

Sunday, April 8, 2018


6c: this issue commemorates the 10th anniv. of Swaziland's autonomy as an independent kingdom, and shows the King's regiment of Warriors in traditional dress.

Friday, April 6, 2018


B4: this spectacular issue features African species of the family Meropidae: bee eaters.

Saturday, March 31, 2018

TUNISIA / Tunisie

250: this 1999 flora issue features red poppies, a widespread species in C. Asia and N. Africa

Friday, March 2, 2018


R5: this 2017 issue celebrates the centenary of the local Lions Club, and show a map of three of the largest islands and the national flag and arms

Monday, February 19, 2018


$45: this 2002 issue features local sculpture and tools.  Whether in wood or stone, sculpture is an advanced art form for which Zimbabwe is renowned worldwide

Saturday, February 10, 2018


25d: this 2017 issue celebrates relations with Vietnam, and shows the maps and colors of each.

Sunday, February 4, 2018


400fr: this lovely 1999 fauna series from Benin features endangered species from around the world with range maps; seen here is the Tiger, a top predator in SE Asia and as far north as Siberia

Saturday, February 3, 2018


.80d: this oversized stamps shows a children's painting of a pastoral scene in bright colors, with domestic animals and farmers in the foreground

Sunday, January 21, 2018


P1.80: this 2016 issue features elephants bathing in the Okavango Delta

Sunday, January 14, 2018


10c, 40c, B2: three stamps from a 2016 set depicting waterfalls, including on the Blue Nile

Tuesday, January 2, 2018


100bk: this colorful holiday stamp was issued before Equatorial Guinea adopted the regional CFA currency, and reflects a former denomination.

Saturday, November 11, 2017


500fr: the Marsh Owl, a secretive nocturnal species is featured on this 1995 issue.

Monday, October 2, 2017

Dem. Rep. of CONGO

20fr: this is a low value of a recent WWF set picturing Mountain Gorillas of the Virungas, E. DRC

Wednesday, September 27, 2017


95fr, 120fr: two recent issues showing local stories and the Indian Ocean submarine cable network.

Sunday, September 3, 2017


150: this sports issue features cyclists competing in the 1988 Seoul Olympics

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