Lovely letters & postcards for Maryam

All the lovely letters and postcards from all around the world sent to Maryam

Archive for the tag “Vignette”

#903 Cover from Korčula Island, Croatia

Croatia          Croatia-Dubrovnik-Neretva

A cover from  Korčula Island in the Adriatic Sea, sent by Dragan Buskulic.

2013-08-24 Croatia 4

On the cover, Dragan affixed three ordinary stamps and one vignette stamp. One of the three stamps and the vignette stamp show the lighthouse of Blitvenica. Dragan also decorated the cover with the coat of arm of Korčula and its flag together with the flag of Croatia and the map of the island. The postmark date is 22 July 2013 and the location is Korčula. Thanks a lot Dragan!

#901 Cover from Croatia

Croatia          Croatia-Medjimurje

A second cover from Tomislav Dolar of Croatia.

2013-08-24 Croatia 2

On this one, Tommy affixed two pair of setenant stamps, two of them vignette stamps. The postmark date is 26 July 2013 and the location is Nedelišće. There is also a machine cancellation by Canada Post with postmark date 6 August 2013. Thank you Tommy!

#900 Cover from Croatia

Croatia          Croatia-Medjimurje

Tomislav Dolar sent me three covers from Croatia. This is the first one.

2013-08-24 Croatia 1

On the cover, Tommy affixed a block of four stamps, where two of them are vignette stamps. The postmark date is 26 July 2013 and the location is Nedelišće. Thank you Tommy!

#835 Postcard from Croatia

Croatia          Croatia-Opatija

A pre-stamped postcard from Croatia, sent by Dragan Buskulic.

2013-07-10 Croatia

On the postcard, Dragan affixed five medical-related stamps, one of them a vignette stamp and one definitive stamp. Two special cancels were applied that commemorate the accession of Croatia into European Union. The postmark date is 1 July 2013 and the location is Opatija. Thanks a lot Dragan!

#739 Cover from Croatia

Croatia

A third cover from Tomislav Dolar of Croatia.

2013-05-08 Croatia 3

On this cover, Tommy affixed the 2012 London Olympics stamps. One of the stamps is a vignette stamp with the official logo of the Games. The postmark date is 29 March 2013 and the location is Nedelisce. Thank you very much Tommy for these three covers!

#738 Cover and Postcard from Croatia

Croatia

A second cover from Tomislav Dolar of Croatia.

2013-05-08 Croatia 2a

On this cover, Tommy affixed a pair of stamps where one of them is a vignette stamp. The stamps commemorate the 20th anniversary of Euroherc Insurance issued in 2012. The postmark date is 29 March 2013 and the location is Nedelisce.

2013-05-08 Croatia 2b

Inside is a cute postcard. Thanks a lot Tommy!

#709 Cover from China

China

A nice cover from China, sent by Wei Xu of Suzhou.

2013-04-05 China

On the cover, Wei Xu affixed eight New Year Greetings stamps and one large vignette stamp – eight being a lucky number based on Chinese belief! Special cancels were applied that depict the Year of Snake with postmark date 10 February 2013. Thank you very much Wei Xu for this special cover!

 

#651 Cover and Stamp from Argentina

Argentina          Argentina_Buenos Aires

A beautiful cover from Argentina, sent by Cernjul Viviana of Buenos Aires.

2013-03-21 Argentina (1)

It’s a pre-stamped cover and Viviana added another four colorful stamps. The postmark date is 7 January 2013.

2013-03-21 Argentina (3)

Inside is a nice holiday’s greeting card.

2013-03-21 Argentina (2)

Viviana also sent me a sheet of stamps from Argentina showing various children games. Thanks a lot Viviana!

#645 Christmas Card from Austria

Austria

A Christmas cover from Austria, sent by Dr. Florian Tirk.

2013-03-17 Austria (1)

ON the cover, Florian affixed three Christmas stamps (one of them is a vignette stamp) and one definitive stamp. Special Christmas cancels were applied with postmark date 29 December 2012, while the ordinary cancel’s date is 28 December 2012. The ordinary postmark’s location is Ilz.

2013-03-17 Austria (2)

Inside is a beautiful Christmas card from UNICEF. Thank you Florian!

#638 Christmas Card from Ukraine

Ukraine

A lovely Christmas card from Ukraine, sent by postcrosser Olesya Ivanenko for Nice Cover Circuit in postcrossing forum.

2013-03-15 Ukraine (1)

It’s a beautiful blue cover with a robin and two setenant stamps and one vignette stamp. The day of the postmark date is not very clear, maybe it’s 21 December 2012, and the location is Sholohovo Dnepropetrovskaya.

2013-03-15 Ukraine (2)

Inside is a pretty Christmas card. Thanks a lot Olesya!

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