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New Suez Canal stamp shows Panama Canal New Suez Canal stamp shows Panama Canal
A new three-stamp Suez Canal commemorative set from Egypt features a photograph of a canal on the center stamp — but it’s not the right canal. (Read more...)

FIP patronage granted for World Stamp Show-NY 2016
World Stamp Show-NY 2016 has entered into an agreement with the International Federation of Philately (FIP) confirming FIP patronage for the upcoming stamp show and exhibition. (Read more...)

Mint P3333 Art Deco Bird plate number found Mint P3333 Art Deco Bird plate number found
Mint examples of plate number P3333 have been found for the United States nondenominated (5¢) Art Deco Bird nonprofit coil stamp (Scott 4495). Collector Frank Covey of Illinois reported the find to Linn’s in late August. (Read more...)

Ship cancels remain popular Ship cancels remain popular
A reunion of those who served on the aircraft carrier USS Kearsarge took place Sept. 1 in San Diego, Calif. The event was at the former Naval Training center, which now serves as an “urban village” called Liberty Station. (Read more...)

Smaller print runs for Danish stamps
Denmark’s philatelic bureau has announced that there will be smaller print runs for future stamps. (Read more...)

Australian gems from Sterling collection in Aug. 12 auction Australian gems from Sterling collection in Aug. 12 auction
On Aug. 12, the Australian auction firm Mossgreen sold the second and third parts of the Julian Sterling collection. Part 1 of the sale was reviewed in Linn’s July 21. (Read more...)

Stamp Market Tips: Look for 6¢ Eagle airmail panes Look for 6¢ Eagle airmail panes
United States — On May 14, 1938, the U.S. Post Office Department issued a bicolor 6¢ Eagle Holding Shield airmail stamp (Scott C23). T (Read more...)

World Stamp Show-NY 2016 selects three auction firms
The first three firms selected to hold major auctions during World Stamp Show-NY 2016 are Robert A. Siegel Auction Galleries, Daniel F. Kelleher Auctions and Auktions­haus Christoph Gaertner. (Read more...)

Sea Surface Temperatures global forever stamp sells out Sea Surface Temperatures global forever stamp sells out
Less than five months after it was issued, the United States nondenominated ($1.15) Sea Surface Temperatures global forever stamp (Scott 4893) is sold out at Stamp Fulfillment Services. (Read more...)

New Stamps of the World: Lindau courier service Four nations commemorate the Lindau courier service
Stamps from four countries honor an alpine courier service that began in the 14th century. (Read more...)

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