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By Topic - February 2018

February 02, 2018 02:15 AM

  • Argentina issued a souvenir sheet with a hexagonal stamp Oct. 31, 2017, to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Galileo Galilei Planetarium in Buenos Aires. This souvenir sheet is included in two categories in the February By Topic Listing: Architecture and Astronomy (under Science & Technology).

The new stamp-issue listings from the Scott New Issues Update in the Feb. 19, 2018 Linn's Stamp News Monthly Edition fall into the following popular topical collecting areas.

Antarctic & Arctic

France (5218); French Southern & Antarctic Territories (570, 571-573)

Architecture

Aitutaki (656c); Andorra (Spanish) (441); Argentina (2826); Belarus (1060, 1062, 1063a, 1064); Brazil (3354, 3363e, 3365); Bulgaria (4821, 4824, 4826); China (People’s Republic) (4397-4402, 4402a, 4403, 4404, 4418-4421, 4429, 4430-4432, 4432a, 4438, 4440, 4442a, 4443, 4454, 4455-4457); Colombia (1454, 1463); Cuba (5847, 5857, 5867, 5869, 5886, 5915, 5916, 5918, 5922); Djibouti (1102b, 1102d, 1107c, 1107d, 1130, 1155, 1157b, 1163b, 1169a, 1169b, 1173, 1174, 1179, 1185, 1193, 1197, 1198, 1202a, 1202d, 1203a, 1203d, 1212c, 1222, 1232, 1233a, 1235b, 1252, 1253, 1267c, 1270a, 1271d, 1279d, 1280b, 1291, 1299, 1300); Dominican Republic (1545a, 1545b, 1605, 1611, 1614); Egypt (2155, 2156, 2157c, 2158, 2159, 2166, 2171, 2177, 2178); Equatorial Guinea (323a, 323b); Finland (1540, 1548); Finland (Aland Islands) (402); France (5195, 5196, 5197, 5200, 5201, 5217, 5232, 5233, 5236, 5253, 5255, 5261, 5274, 5276, 5289, 5292, 5295, 5297, 5299, 5301a, 5303, 5321, B768, B771, B774a, 1O76, 2O79); Gambia (3739-374, 3755a); Georgia (529, 530a); Germany (3001-3002, 3002a); Italy (3450, 3455); Kenya (899, 903, 904); Liechtenstein (1736-1739); Norfolk Island (1137-1138, 1138a); Qatar (1120c, 1122, 1128); Thailand (2924a, 2925c, 2947, 2948); Tristan da Cunha (1124, 1125); United Nations (1178)

Bridges

Brazil (3365i); China (People’s Republic) (4399, 4402a, 4430, 4432a, 4457); Djibouti (1202c, 1203c, 1298); Dominican Republic (1608); Finland (1548c); France (5253, 5261, 5290-5301, 5301a, 5321); Italy (3451); Kenya (901); Thailand (2942)

Castles

Egypt (2166d); France (5234); Gambia (3748); Georgia (530, 530a); Italy (3451-3452)

Lighthouses

China (People’s Republic) (4402a, 4417); Cuba (5837, 5898, 5903-5906); Djibouti (1175, 1199, 1277, 1297)

Windmills

China (People’s Republic) (4431, 4432a, 4442b); Cuba (5827a, 5852); Djibouti (1176, 1200, 1276, 1296); Dominican Republic (1604); France (5195); Thailand (2926, 2946)

Art

Bulgaria (4823); Cuba (5888); Djibouti (1272c, 1272d, 1292); Dominican Republic (1609a, 1609b); France (5203-5214, 5214a)

Caricatures, Cartoon Art & Comic Strips

Finland (1541); France (5307)

Children’s Art

Belarus (1062-1063, 1063a)

Paintings

Aitutaki (655); Bulgaria (4820); Canada (3046, 3046a); Chile (1652); China (People’s Republic) (4428); Croatia (1047); Cuba (5909-5915); Cyprus (1286); Djibouti (1107, 1108, 1109, 1132, 1133, 1134, 1172a, 1232a, 1232c, 1252, 1271, 1291); Dominican Republic (1604, 1609c, 1609d); Equatorial Guinea (323); France (5181, 5199, 5259-5260, 5260a, 1O76); Gambia (3748, 3751-3752); Germany (B1135-B1136, B1136a); Italy (3448); Moldova (955-958); Thailand (2947-2950)

Pottery, Ceramics & Other Media

Aitutaki (659, 659a); China (People’s Republic) (4406, 4407); Djibouti (1171c); Finland (Aland Islands) (402); France (5220, 5221, 5223, 5225, 5226, 5227, 5229, 5231a)

Nudes

Djibouti (1230a); France (5304)

Sculpture & Statues

Argentina (2821); Belarus (1059, 1060); Brazil (3356, 3365f); Bulgaria (4824); China (People’s Republic) (4401, 4402a, 4419, 4424, 4432, 4432a, 4441); Colombia (1454); Cuba (5798, 5854, 5886); Djibouti (1102d, 1110, 1127, 1130, 1135, 1173a, 1230b, 1230c, 1232, 1250, 1252, 1272d, 1288, 1291); Dominican Republic (1615); Egypt (2165); Finland (1547); France (5216, 5254, 5276, 5304); Gambia (3739, 3740, 3741); Gibraltar (1649d); Italy (3450); Thailand (2924a, 2925c, 2927, 2938, 2955-2958); United Nations (1178)

Aviation

Airplanes, Gliders & Helicopters

Argentina (2825); Bulgaria (4821); China (People’s Republic) (4399, 4401, 4402a, 4430, 4432, 4432a, 4442a, 4457); Cuba (5836); Djibouti (1104c, 1154, 1155, 1156, 1157, 1163a, 1163c, 1169a, 1169d, 1174a, 1178, 1179, 1180, 1181, 1190, 1195, 1198, 1234b, 1235a, 1239, 1241, 1257, 1261, 1270b, 1280, 1285, 1289, 1290, 1300); France (5256, 5302, 5320, C80); French Southern & Antarctic Territories (568a, 569); Kenya (904); Thailand (2931b)

Zeppelins, Airships & Balloons

Djibouti (1158, 1171a, 1182, 1189); Gambia (3755-3756); Ghana (2949-2950)

Parachutes

Egypt (2162); Thailand (2931a)

Bicycles

China (People’s Republic) (4431, 4432a); Cuba (5875); Djibouti (1178); Dominican Republic (1609c); Egypt (2158); Equatorial Guinea (322a, 322c); France (5298, 5301a); Qatar (1122); Thailand (2924-2925, 2925c)

Black Americans

Djibouti (1129, 1227d)

Children

Bangladesh (867b); Brazil (3365a); China (People’s Republic) (4427, 4433-4436, 4442b, 4447-4452); Costa Rica (693); Cyprus (1287, 1288); Djibouti (1102a, 1105b, 1105c, 1106, 1213d, 1223, 1232c, 1233c, 1233d, 1234c, 1234d, 1235b, 1235c, 1253, 1266d, 1282, 1288); Dominican Republic (1612); Finland (1539); Finland (Aland Islands) (402); France (5197, 5242, 5243, 5244, 5252, 5252a, B768, B770, B772, B774, B774a, B775); French Polynesia (1199); Niue (962, 964, 964a); Thailand (2924, 2925c, 2931, 2940); Tokelau (482, 484a); Tristan da Cunha (1124)

Coins & Currency

China (People’s Republic) (4400, 4402a); Djibouti (1159c)

Endangered Species

Djibouti (1123, 1148, 1177, 1201); Ivory Coast (1219, 1243)

Worldwide Fund for Nature (WWF)

Gibraltar (1649); Liechtenstein (1732-1735)

Europa

Finland (1530); France (5234); Georgia (529-530, 530a); Italy (3451-3452)

Explorers

Christmas Island (560-561, 561a); France (5218)

Fairy Tales, Folklore & Mythology

Aitutaki (658-659, 659a); Brazil (3356c); China (People’s Republic) (4425-4426, 4426a); Christmas Island (556-559, 557a, 558m, 558n, 558o, 558p, 558q, 558r); Colombia (1454, 1456-1457, 1463); Djibouti (1283, 1303); Finland (Aland Islands) (402); France (5168-5179, 5179a); French Polynesia (1199); Gambia (3751-3752); Ghana (2945-2946); Ivory Coast (1243A-1243B); Liechtenstein (1740); Thailand (2891, 2939)

Famous People

China (People’s Republic) Mao Zedong (4412); Djibouti Donald Trump (1169a, 1169d, 1193), Lenin (1173d, 1197), Mahatma Gandhi (1212, 1222), Nelson Mandela (1268, 1288), Franklin D. Roosevelt (1269, 1289)

Kennedy

Aitutaki (656); Djibouti (1104c, 1234, 1254); Gambia (3734-3735)

Royalty

Aitutaki (657); Ascension (1183-1186); Brazil (3356b); Djibouti (1197, 1235, 1255); Falkland Islands (1205-1208); France (5257, 5261a); Gambia (3748); Niue (961-964, 964a); Qatar (886A, 1123); Thailand (2924-2925, 2925c, 2929, 2930, 2946); Tokelau (481-484, 484a); Tristan da Cunha (1118-1121)

            Royalty: Princess Diana

Djibouti (1213, 1223, 1235c)

Fauna

Land Mammals

Canada (3045a, 3045c, 3047, 3047a, 3049, 3049a); Chile (1649, 1650-1651, 1652); China (People’s Republic) (4437-4440, 4442a, 4442b); Christmas Island (558a, 558b, 558c, 558e, 558g, 558h, 558n, 558o, 558p, 558r); Colombia (1456-1457); Cyprus (1287a); Djibouti (1111, 1123c, 1123d, 1136, 1141, 1148, 1172c, 1204, 1212d, 1214, 1232d, 1296, 1302); Egypt (2157b, 2157c, 2171); Equatorial Guinea (323c); France (5168, 5169, 5171, 5175, 5176, 5179, 5179a, 5182, 5183, 5184, 5187, 5188, 5189. 5191, 5192, 5193a, 5247, 5252a, 5284, 5288a, 5310, 5319a, 5323, 1O76, 2O80); French Southern & Antarctic Territories (568c, 568d); Gambia (3736, 3737, 3744a, 3744c, 3745, 3749-3750); Ghana (2943b, 2943d, 2944); Gibraltar (1643, 1649); Ivory Coast (1196, 1197, 1198, 1199, 1219, 1220, 1221, 1222, 1223, 1232, 1243); Kenya (895, 897, 898); Liechtenstein (1732-1735); Moldova (957); Qatar (1122b); Thailand (2891, 2946, 2949); Tokelau (488, 488a)

Land Mammals: Bats

Gibraltar (1649); Ivory Coast (1200, 1224)

Land Mammals: Cats

Bangladesh (867); Belarus (1060); Christmas Island (558i, 558o); Colombia (1456-1457); Croatia (1048); Djibouti (1112, 1123b, 1137, 1213a, 1255, 1273, 1293); Dominican Republic (1613, 1614); Egypt (2171g, 2171h, 2173); Finland (1542-1543); France (5170, 5179a, 5240, 5302, 5312, 5319a); Gambia (3738); Ivory Coast (1201, 1202, 1225, 1226); Kenya (894, 896, 898, 904); Liechtenstein (1733)

Land Mammals: Dogs

Aitutaki (658-659, 659a); Christmas Island (558d, 558m); Cuba (5870); Djibouti (1170, 1194, 1205, 1215, 1283, 1303); Finland (Aland Islands) (402); France (5178, 5179a); Gambia (3751-3752); Ghana (2945-2946); Liechtenstein (1740)

Land Mammals: Elephants

Bangladesh (867); Djibouti (1222, 1231d, 1251); Egypt (2171c, 2173); France (5280, 5288a, 5309, 5319a); Ivory Coast (1203, 1227, 1243); Kenya (893, 898)

Land Mammals: Horses

Argentina (2821); Brazil (3356b); Bulgaria (4820); Chile (1649); China (People’s Republic) (4411); Christmas Island (558k, 558q); Cuba (5865, 5879-5880, 5916, 5922); Djibouti (1167b, 1173a, 1235d, 1251); Dominican Republic (1604); France (5174, 5179a, 5244, 5252a, 5257, 5258, 5318, 5319a); Ivory Coast (1243A-1243B); Moldova (956); Thailand (2924a, 2925c)

Sea Mammals

Djibouti (1113, 1138, 1206, 1216); French Southern & Antarctic Territories (568); Ivory Coast (1204, 1228)

Sea Mammals: Whales

Djibouti (1114, 1139); Ghana (2947-2948); Ivory Coast (1205, 1229)

Birds

Bangladesh (871); Brazil (3352-3353); Bulgaria (4825); Canada (3045b, 3048, 3048a); Chile (1649, 1650-1651, 1652); China (People’s Republic) (4397, 4398, 4400, 4402, 4402a, 4409, 4409a, 4424, 4425-4426, 4426a, 4433, 4435, 4443, 4446, 4454, 4456); Christmas Island (556, 557a, 558, 558m, 558n, 558o, 558p, 558q, 558r); Colombia (1454b, 1454d, 1463); Costa Rica (690a); Cuba (5837, 5883, 5898-5901, 5903-5906); Djibouti (1106a, 1106b, 1115, 1116, 1117, 1123a, 1134, 1140, 1141, 1142, 1148, 1159, 1178, 1183, 1196, 1207, 1211b, 1217, 1243, 1263, 1268c, 1276, 1277b, 1277c, 1296, 1297); Dominican Republic (1615); Egypt (2157a, 2158, 2171e, 2171f, 2180); Finland (1538); France (5177, 5179a, 5185, 5186, 5190, 5193, 5193a, 5218, 5220, 5223, 5230, 5231a, 5246, 5247, 5252a, 5274, 5286, 5288a); French Southern & Antarctic Territories (568, 569, 571-573); Gambia (3734-3735, 3741p, 3742); Ghana (2942, 2943a, 2947); Gibraltar (1647); Ivory Coast (1206, 1207, 1208, 1209, 1210, 1211, 1212, 1219c, 1230, 1231, 1232, 1233, 1234, 1235, 1236); Liechtenstein (1735); Moldova (955, 958); South Sudan (15-18, 19, 20, 21-22, 23, 24-26); Thailand (2939, 2946)

Insects

Djibouti (1172d, 1177, 1208, 1218, 1253); France (5237-5238, 5285, 5287, 5288a)

Insects: Butterflies & Moths

Aitutaki (662); China (People’s Republic) (4433); Cuba (5881); Djibouti (1118, 1131, 1134, 1143, 1209, 1219); Ghana (2943c, 2951-2952); Ivory Coast (1213, 1237)

Fish & Fishing

Colombia (1454e, 1456-1457); Djibouti (1119, 1144, 1172d); France (5246, 5252a); French Southern & Antarctic Territories (573); Gambia (3744d); Ivory Coast (1214, 1229, 1238); United Nations (Vienna) (615)

Fish & Fishing: Marine Life

Christmas Island (561, 561a); Colombia (1456-1457); Djibouti (1144); France (5282, 5288a); Ivory Coast (1238); Qatar (1129-1136); United Nations (Vienna) (615)

Fish & Fishing: Shells

Aitutaki (661a); Cuba (5839, 5840, 5884); Djibouti (1274, 1294); France (1O76); Qatar (1129)

Reptiles & Amphibians

Aitutaki (661b); Chile (1652); Christmas Island (558j, 558q); Colombia (1463); Djibouti (1115c, 1116c, 1120, 1121, 1140, 1145, 1146, 1152-1153, 1172b, 1177, 1196, 1201, 1210, 1220); Egypt (2171d); France (5173, 5179a); French Southern & Antarctic Territories (568a, 569); Gambia (3744b); Ivory Coast (1215, 1216, 1217, 1239, 1240, 1241)

Other Terrestrial Life

Colombia (1456-1457)

Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Animals

China (People’s Republic) (4444-4445); Djibouti (1122, 1147, 1211, 1221); Ivory Coast (1218, 1242)

Fire Fighting

Cuba (5865-5871); Djibouti (1166, 1169, 1190, 1239, 1259, 1279a)

Flags

Aitutaki (656d); Argentina (2821); Bulgaria (4827); China (People’s Republic) (4388-4389, 4397, 4402, 4402a, 4411, 4413, 4415, 4416, 4455); Colombia (1454); Cuba (5798, 5878, 5896, 5907, 5908); Djibouti (1104, 1106c, 1129, 1131, 1159a, 1163b, 1173a, 1173b, 1174d, 1188, 1195, 1197, 1202-1203, 1233, 1234a, 1236, 1237, 1250, 1253, 1254, 1255, 1256, 1257, 1284, 1298, 1299); Dominican Republic (1545e, 1605, 1606, 1607); Egypt (2166d, 2173); France (5216b, 5256, 5261, 5289, 5303, B770, B774a); Gambia (3734-3735, 3739-3742, 3748); Kenya (904); South Sudan (9-13, 14); Thailand (2926, 2946)

Flora

Aitutaki (660a, 661b); Colombia (1454i); Cuba (5839); Cyprus (1285); France (5275, B767, B774a); Gambia (3751-3752); Germany (2998-2999)

Flowers

Aitutaki (658-659, 659a); Bangladesh (869-870); Brazil (3354); Bulgaria (4820); Chile (1652); China (People’s Republic) (4409, 4409a, 4436, 4442, 4454); Christmas Island (558b, 558h, 558n, 558p); Cuba (5838); Djibouti (1118, 1142, 1143, 1152-1153, 1176, 1200, 1209, 1213, 1219, 1222, 1255, 1266c); Dominican Republic (1615); Finland (1549); France (5211, 5214a, 5220-5231, 5231a); French Polynesia (1198, 1199); Gambia (3746-3747, 3751, 3753-3754); Ivory Coast (1213a, 1237, 1243B); Niue (961-964, 964a, 965-968, 968a); Thailand (2924a, 2928, 2931, 2932-2937)

Flowers: Orchids

Cuba (5882); Djibouti (1125, 1150, 1208, 1218)

Flowers: Roses

Cuba (5828a); Thailand (2844, 2941)

Fruits, Vegetables & Food Crops

Belarus (1061); China (People’s Republic) (4384-4387); Colombia (1458, 1463); Cyprus (1285); Djibouti (1109b, 1285); Dominican Republic (1615); Egypt (2179); France (5245, 5252a, 5262-5273, 5273a, 5277, 5278, 5281, 5283, 5284, 5288, 5288a, B769, B771, B774a, 1O76); French Polynesia (1199); Gibraltar (1645); Thailand (2891, 2930, 2946); United Nations (1176-1177); United Nations (Geneva) (644-645); United Nations (Vienna) (614-615)

Gems, Minerals & Jewelry

Aitutaki (657); Colombia (1454g); Djibouti (1126, 1151, 1267a); France (5230, 5231a)

Heraldry & Coats of Arms

Belarus (1060, 1061); Chile (1649, 1650-1651, 1652); Colombia (1454a); Djibouti (1213a, 1255); Finland (1542-1543); Kenya (904)

Judaica

Canada (3051, 3051a); France (5197)

Maps & Globes

Belarus (1059, 1061); Chile (1649); Christmas Island (560-561, 561a); Cuba (5877, 5888, 5898); Djibouti (1157c, 1159, 1162a, 1172b, 1202-1203, 1262, 1281a, 1290); Dominican Republic (1616-1617); Egypt (2160a, 2162, 2163); Finland (1530, 1538c, 1538d, 1539, 1540, 1542, 1545, 1547, 1548, 1549-1552); French Southern & Antarctic Territories (568); Qatar (1121); Thailand (2926); United Nations (1177)

Masks

China (People’s Republic) (4455); Cuba (5893, 5910, 5913, 5914)

Military

Aitutaki (656b); Argentina (2821); Ascension (1185); Brazil (3365d); Chile (1649); China (People’s Republic) (4411-4416, 4442a); Colombia (1459); Croatia (1048); Cuba (5878, 5879-5880, 5896); Djibouti (1104c, 1107a, 1107b, 1156, 1157d, 1163, 1173, 1174, 1180, 1187, 1197, 1198, 1230d, 1235a, 1237, 1241, 1242c, 1257, 1261, 1270, 1279b, 1281d, 1285, 1289, 1290); Egypt (2162, 2167, 2179); France (5196d, 5201, 5216, 5217, 5256, 5302, 5320, C80); Gambia (3734-3735); Georgia (529, 530a); Gibraltar (1649d)

Motor Vehicles

China (People’s Republic) (4399, 4402a, 4430, 4432, 4432a); Cuba (5836, 5866, 5871, 5873, 5876); Djibouti (1165, 1166, 1174c, 1189, 1190, 1198, 1239, 1259, 1267d, 1270c, 1279a, 1279b); France (5217, 5320); Thailand (2931b)

Automobiles

Brazil (3365i); China (People’s Republic) (4431, 4432a, 4454); Cuba (5836, 5874); Czech Republic (3725); Djibouti (1159a, 1167, 1169b, 1169c, 1191, 1193, 1224, 1240, 1244, 1260, 1270c, 1279c, 1279d, 1284, 1299); Gambia (3755b, 3756); Ghana (2950)

Motorcycles

Cuba (5875); Djibouti (1168, 1192, 1193); Italy (3457)

Mushrooms

Djibouti (1106d, 1118, 1124, 1149, 1275, 1295); United Nations (1176)

Nobel Prize

Djibouti (1129, 1267, 1268, 1287, 1288); Egypt (2169); Germany (3000)

Performing Arts

Dance

Brazil (3354); China (People’s Republic) (4401, 4402a, 4442c); Colombia (1454); Cuba (5848, 5849, 5858-5864, 5890, 5909-5915); Djibouti (1108d, 1133); France (5198-5199)

Music

Brazil (3354); China (People’s Republic) (4442b, 4442c); Colombia (1454, 1463); Cuba (5857, 5888, 5892); Djibouti (1135, 1282b); Dominican Republic (1609d); Egypt (2162); France (5305, 5315, 5319a)

Music: Rock Stars

Djibouti (1265, 1285)

Movies, Television & Stars

Aitutaki (656b); Belarus (1065); Cuba (5850-5851); Djibouti (1103, 1128, 1266, 1286); Egypt (2170); France (5307, 5322)

Movies, Television & Stars: Marilyn Monroe

Djibouti (1264, 1284)

Theater

Brazil (3366); Cuba (5848, 5889-5895, 5916-5922); Dominican Republic (1545c); France (5198); Italy (3455)

Entertainers

Egypt (2173); France (5308-5319, 5319a)

Personalized Stamps

Christmas Island (559); Czech Republic (3725)

Petroleum

Cuba (5902)

Philately

Bangladesh (871); Bulgaria (4824); China (People’s Republic) (4422-4424); Djibouti (1152-1153, 1243, 1263); Egypt (2157-2158); France (5198-5199, 5232); French Polynesia (1198); Thailand (2931b)

Printing

China (People’s Republic) (4429)

Railroads

Brazil (3355); China (People’s Republic) (4398, 4402a, 4430, 4432a, 4457); Colombia (1454g); Cuba (5836); Czech Republic (3725); Djibouti (1160, 1161, 1184, 1185, 1202-1203, 1238, 1258, 1278, 1298); Egypt (2158); Kenya (899-904); Thailand (2942-2945)

Red Cross

Djibouti (1233, 1253, 1287); France (B767-B774, B774a)

Religion

Aitutaki (655); Belarus (1060, 1063, 1063a, 1064); Brazil (3365c, 3365f); Bulgaria (4820); China (People’s Republic) (4398, 4400, 4402a); Colombia (1454); Croatia (1047); Cuba (5854); Cyprus (1286-1288); Djibouti (1173); Dominican Republic (1610, 1618); Egypt (2166a, 2166c, 2178); Equatorial Guinea (323); Finland (1548a, 1548c); France (5195, 5196, 5232, 5236, 5321, 1O76, 2O79); Georgia (529, 530a); Italy (3448); Norfolk Island (1138, 1138a); Thailand (2938, 2947-2950, 2955-2958)

Christmas

Aitutaki (660-661); Belarus (1062, 1063a); Bulgaria (4829); Canada (3045-3049, 3046a, 3047a, 3048a, 3049a); Djibouti (1282, 1302); Finland (Aland Islands) (400-401); Germany (3001-3002, 3002a, B1135-B1136, B1136a); Gibraltar (1643-1648); Liechtenstein (1736-1739); Niue (965-968, 968a); Tokelau (485-488, 488a)

Popes

Colombia (1461-1462); Djibouti (1102, 1127); Dominican Republic (1606)

Science & Technology

China (People’s Republic) (4432, 4432a); Colombia (1463h, 1463l); Cuba (5888); Djibouti (1171, 1172, 1195, 1196, 1267, 1287); Egypt (2169); France (5219, 5253); Qatar (1120); Tristan da Cunha (1122-1125)

Archaeology

Egypt (2165); Italy (3455)

Astronomy

Argentina (2826); Djibouti (1165a)

Computers & Mathematics

China (People’s Republic) (4432, 4432a); Cuba (5888); Qatar (1120d); Thailand (2926, 2931a)

Earth Science & Earth Features

Brazil (3363a); China (People’s Republic) (4428); Colombia (1454h); Costa Rica (690b); Cuba (5838, 5840, 5887); Finland (1551, 1552); Germany (2998-2999); Gibraltar (1646, 1649)

Earth Sciences & Earth Features: Waterfalls

Brazil (3363c, 3363d)

Medicine

Colombia (1463i); Cuba (5876); Djibouti (1105b, 1233, 1253, 1287); Dominican Republic (1611a); Egypt (2161); Thailand (2926); Tristan da Cunha (1122, 1124)

Scouting

Djibouti (1106, 1131)

Service Organizations (Intl.)

Djibouti (1105, 1130); Dominican Republic (1613); France (5240)

Ships & Watercraft

Aitutaki (660b); Bangladesh (868); Belarus (1060); Brazil (3363b, 3363e); Canada (3050, 3050a); China (People’s Republic) (4392A, 4397-4402, 4402a, 4417, 4430, 4432a, 4434); Christmas Island (560, 561a); Colombia (1454e); Cuba (5829-5835, 5842, 5877, 5887, 5896, 5897); Cyprus (1286b); Djibouti (1106a, 1107, 1132, 1162, 1163, 1164, 1171, 1172b, 1173d, 1180, 1186, 1187, 1188, 1195, 1196, 1197, 1199, 1236, 1237, 1256, 1257, 1270, 1290); Dominican Republic (1545d); Egypt (2154, 2157a, 2158, 2162); Equatorial Guinea (322b, 322d); Finland (1550); Finland (Aland Islands) (402); France (5196, 5218, 5239, 5256, 5261, 5274, 5293, 5295, 5298, 5301, 5301a, 5320); French Polynesia (1196-1197); French Southern & Antarctic Territories (568, 569, 570); Gambia (3734-3735); Norfolk Island (1138, 1138a); Qatar (1120, 1128); Thailand (2927, 2951-2954)

Space

Aitutaki (656a, 156b); Bulgaria (4822); Djibouti (1104, 1129, 1159, 1183, 1242, 1262, 1281, 1301)

Sports

Canada (3039-3041, 3041a, 3042-3044, 3044a); Djibouti (1191, 1224, 1225, 1226, 1227, 1228, 1235d, 1244, 1245, 1246, 1247, 1248, 1268d); Egypt (2180); France (5258, 5276); Moldova (953-954); Qatar (1121); Thailand (2924-2925, 2925c, 2951-2954)

Basketball

Cuba (5888); Egypt (2180)

Golf

Cuba (5855); Djibouti (1229, 1249); Egypt (2180)

Olympics

China (People’s Republic) (4388-4389); Cuba (5841-5847, 5853-5856); Djibouti (1230, 1247, 1250); France (5233, 5303); Liechtenstein (1730-1731)

Soccer

Bulgaria (4824); Egypt (2180); France (5235)

Stamps On Stamps

Bangladesh (871); Egypt (2157a, 2157c, 2162, 2163); Qatar (1121); Thailand (2931)

Telecommunications

Belarus (1065); Brazil (3365e); Bulgaria (4828); Cuba (5852); Djibouti (1195); France (5320); Thailand (2926, 2940)

Textiles

Canada (3042); China (People’s Republic) (4422, 4423); Colombia (1454l); Djibouti (1108c, 1212a); France (5228, 5231, 5231a, 5306); Italy (3447)

Native Costumes

Argentina (2821, B226-B229); China (People’s Republic) (4401, 4402a, 4405-4408, 4427, 4433-4437, 4442); Colombia (1454); Djibouti (1170a, 1170d, 1194, 1253); Qatar (1124); Thailand (2927, 2947-2950)

Toys & Games

China (People’s Republic) (4433, 4447-4452); France (5246, 5247, 5250, 5252a)

Chess

Djibouti (1231, 1251)

United Nations

Belarus (1059); Brazil (3365); Chile (1650-1651); Egypt (2160a); France (2O79-2O80); Norfolk Island (1137-1138, 1138a); United Nations (1177)

Women

Aitutaki (657); Ascension (1183-1186); Bangladesh (867b, 868); Brazil (3354, 3356c, 3366a); Chile (1652); China (People’s Republic) (4388, 4407, 4408, 4437, 4442, 4455); Colombia (1454, 1456-1457, 1458); Costa Rica (693); Cuba (5847, 5848, 5849, 5858-5864, 5871, 5872, 5873, 5875, 5889, 5891, 5892, 5895, 5907, 5909, 5911, 5915); Djibouti (1103, 1107c, 1108, 1109a, 1109d, 1110b, 1110c, 1128, 1133, 1134, 1157, 1159, 1164d, 1172a, 1181, 1183, 1191, 1197, 1213, 1223, 1227c, 1227d, 1228b, 1228c, 1229b, 1229c, 1233b, 1233c, 1234b, 1234d, 1235b, 1235c, 1252, 1253, 1254, 1255, 1264, 1265b, 1266c, 1267, 1269c, 1269d, 1271b, 1284, 1287); Dominican Republic (1545c, 1609c, 1619); Egypt (2154, 2177); Estonia (853); Falkland Islands (1205-1208); Finland (1539); Finland (Aland Islands) (402); France (5180, 5181, 5194, 5197, 5198-5199, 5216, 5254, 5259, 5260a, 5261a, 5278, 5283, 5288, 5288a, 5298, 5301a, 5304, 5305, 5306, 5308, 5318, 5319a, 5322, 5322c, B767-B774, B774a, B775); French Polynesia (1198); Gambia (3739-3742, 3748e); Italy (3446, 3457); Niue (961-964, 964a); Qatar (1124); Thailand (2924, 2925c, 2926, 2927a, 2929, 2930, 2931); Tokelau (481-484, 484a); Tristan da Cunha (1118-1121, 1124); United Nations (1177)

Writers & Literature

Andorra (French) (780); Argentina (2819); Brazil (3366); China (People’s Republic) (4394-4396, 4429, 4437-4440); Colombia (1455); Cuba (5827-5828, 5852, 5908); Djibouti (1252, 1272, 1292); Dominican Republic (1604); France (5323); Germany (3000); Italy (3450)

Journalism

Argentina (2818); Canada (3050, 3050a); Cuba (5889); Djibouti (1108c, 1254); Egypt (2155, 2159)

Addendum

Unaccompanied minors, such as China (People’s Republic) (4340b), will only appear in By Topic listings that differ from those of the original stamps.