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

TH-1073: Marine Creatures (Thailand-Malaysia Joint Issue)

Issue Number: TH-1073Issue Name:  Thailand-Malaysia Joint IssueIssue Date: 2015-06-08Denomination: 3 baht (2 designs)Designer: Mr. Udorn NiyomthumPrinter: unk.Printing Process: Lithography Multi-colourQuantity of Stamps: 400,000 pieces per designSheet Composition: 10 stamps per sheet (different design)Perforation: unk.Size: 30x40.5mm (Vertical – measured from perforation to perforation)Details: Adjacent Territorial Sea, Colorful Marine Creatures This is the first time that Thailand … Continue reading TH-1073: Marine Creatures (Thailand-Malaysia Joint Issue)

Penang Photos, Part 1: State Museum & St. George’s Church

Shortly after securing my lodgings Wednesday afternoon at NJ Books on Chulia Street, I headed off on a stroll of George Town's older districts just to the northwest of the main backpacker enclave.  As I'd walked in this area on my previous two visits I was quite familiar with the local sites and had a … Continue reading Penang Photos, Part 1: State Museum & St. George’s Church