Stamps of 2023: Ireland (January 2023)

Jan. 5, 2023 Ireland's Membership in the EU 50th Anniversary On January 1, 1973, the Republic of Ireland joined the European Communities (EC). These were three international organizations that were governed by the same set of institutions -- the European Coal and Steel Community (ECSC), the European Atomic Energy Community (EAEC or Euratom), and the … Continue reading Stamps of 2023: Ireland (January 2023)

Postcrossing Topical Catalogue 2011-2022

Welcome to my updated catalogue of Postcrossing-themed stamps, issued between 2011 and the present 2022. This covers mainly those stamps officially released by postal administrations around the world. There are also a number of personalized stamps on this topic, some official but most privately created as well as a large variety of pictorial cancellations and … Continue reading Postcrossing Topical Catalogue 2011-2022

The 12 Days Of Christmas Stamps 2014: Day 7 – Ireland & Monaco

Three Christmas stamps were released by Ireland on 6 November 2014.  The 68c self-adhesive stamp features a photograph of a little girl of St. Joseph’s Nursery in Dublin singing carols while the other two stamps feature portions of stained glass windows designed by Harry Clarke.  These are “The Infant Christ” and “Angel With A Lute.” … Continue reading The 12 Days Of Christmas Stamps 2014: Day 7 – Ireland & Monaco