vintage postage stamps

about

a visual look at vintage postage stamps from around the world with a focus on design and illustration (any additional history in forms of notes always appreciated)

Curated by Karen Horton
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Poland postage stamp: Constitution

c. 1921

designed by E. Bartlomiejczyk and W. Huzarski

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China postage stamp: friendship

c. 1978

designed by Pan Ke-ming

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Switzerland postage stamp: Helvetia

design c. 1924, w/ surcharge c. 1937

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Japan postage stamp: envelope and postal codes

c. 1972

designed by M. Hioki

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