A series of definitive stamps in the uniform Post Horn design began on 10 January 2008. On 10 February 2016 began the new Post Horn series. The stamps brought out now are an addition to the same post horn series. Estonian Post 629-19.05.16, 630-19.05.16 and 631-19.05.16 About this stamps in philately foorum.
This year the subject of the EUROPA postage stamps is “think green”. Of the two stamps one has been designed by the issuing country while the other stamp is similar for all the countries whereas the stamps form a joint whole between them. On the first stamp the artist shows that work made man from… Read More »
Ants Laikmaa (1866 -1942) was one of the most colourful persons of the Estonian art history, known as portrait painter, landscape painter whose favourite technique was pastel. Until the Estonianization in 1935 his name was Hans Laipman. After studies in St. Petersburg and Düsseldorf the artist opened a studio school under his own name in… Read More »
The postage stamps feature Pärnu County folk costumes — Audru woman and man and Tõstamaa girl and woman in the middle of the 18th century. In Audru both the women’s and men’s dark outdoor clothes were decorated with red strings. The Audru flower decorated caps had a high sharp peak and branchy lace. Also the… Read More »
Nordic Philatelic Exhibition NORDIA 2016 will take place in Jyväskylä, Finland from 8th to 10th April, with the participation of philatelists from Estonia. In addition several exhibits which are about Estonia but from philatelists of other countries are presented. Read more: exhibition website nordia2016.net exhibition facebook page exhibition topic in philatelic forum
The Otepää municipality is in the Valga County, 1180 km2, lies on in the Otepää heights. The population of the municipality is 3962 (01.01.16s) and the general territory is 217 km2. Characteristic to Otepää is a rolling morain landscape with numerous lakes (ca 55). The biggest lake is Lake Pühajärv, the highest peaks are Kuutsemägi… Read More »
On Sunday, March 27 a traditional spring meeting of philatelists and all other collectors will be held at Kohtla-Järve, 2 Katse Street. The door of the school will be open 9 – 13. Please add 1 hour to the winter time, because this night the summer time will begin. Lehho Jõumees Kohtla-Järve Fil.Ühing