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Looking back 2016, Looking forward 2017

  Year 2016 has been a good year to Antique Bahrain Magazine, we became active in the market and had joined a number of auctions around the Gulf Countries. Aside from attending these auctions, we also attended a the Stamp Exhibition in Sharjah and Philataipei World Stamps Championship Exhibition.  Chief Editor, Hafedh ...

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Why Collectors Collect Stamps by Theme?

To be reputed as a serious stamp collector, most collectors who become professional in stamps collecting moved to thematic stamp collecting.  Usual topics and themes could be almost anything like birds, boats, horses, scientist or events on stamps as they participate in exhibitions worldwide.  Not only that they have to ...

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Are Postage Stamps fading out?

I am not a philately or i do not collect stamps but i am always with collectors. Recently i wonder if postage stamps are fading out because people prefer to send emails rather than letters.  And this was answered by a stamp printing company in Holland, Royal Joh Enschede  They developed a technology ...

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New Technology on Stamp Printing

There is a new technology for stamps printing recently develop by Royal Joh. Enschede company in Haarlem, Netherland. Each stamps comes alive by creating a sound when you use a device pointing at it. Video below in arabic using this device directed to stamps of 75 birds species.

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Former US President a Stamp Collector

Former President Franklin D.  Roosevelt (1882 – 1945) thirty- second President of the United States served an unprecedented four terms.  Elected during the Great Depression he served into World War II.  He died at 63 on the eve of complete military victory in Eudrop and within months of victory over ...

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Iraq Postage 1948

Faisal I bin Hussein bin Ali al-Hashimi, (Arabic: فيصل بن الحسين بن علي الهاشمي‎‎, Fayṣal al-Awwal ibn al-Ḥusayn ibn ‘Alī al-Hāshimī; 20 May 1885[1][2]or 1883[5] – 8 September 1933) was King of the Arab Kingdom of Syria orGreater Syria in 1920, and was King of Iraq from 23 August 1921 ...

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