World Stamps

Coin World profiles coins with stamp connections: Morning Report

Apr 27, 2015, 6 AM

The Isle of Man and Pobjoy Mint are teaming up to mark the 175th anniversary of the Penny Black stamp in 2015, issuing multiple coins showing the stamp design, including this Proof silver crown.

Linn's Stamp News gives you a quick look at what's going on in the world of stamp-collecting.

1. Stamps on coins

Stamps and coins come together in a recent series from our sister publication, Coin World. Senior Editor Jeff Starck wrote about a number of coins featuring well-known stamps. 

Have a look at all four posts: 

2. Monday Morning Brief

Scott catalog senior editor Marty Frankevicz discusses stamps celebrating worldwide themes suggested by the United Nations.

3. Week's Most Read

A new week is underway, but it's not too late to look back at the top five stories of last week

4. Yesterday's most-viewed post

Gibbons shifting focus to navigate market turmoil

5. Something social

April 27, 1956: World heavyweight champ Rocky Marciano retired from boxing at age 31, saying he wanted to spend more...

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