It was sent from Rotterdam on 20.4.2009 using five wavy-line machine postmark. A 95 Euro Cents heart-shape earth was used. The stamp is quite unique as the upper part is printed with priority and this part has rouletted separation from the rest of the stamp.
Sunday, May 31, 2009
Saturday, May 30, 2009
The unique Polish buidlings in Old Town's Market Place (Rynek Starego Miasta) in Warszawa (Warsaw). This side maybe is the Barss' Side (Strona Barss) at the east side. This place was systematically blown up by German Army during the Second World War. It was restored after the war to its pre-war appearance. The statue in the square is Wario Wojciech. The Old Town Quarter of Warszawa (Warsaw) is listed in UNESCO world heritage list under the name "Historic Centre of Warsaw". Thanks Kazimierz.
It was sent from Tarnobrzeg 3 on 16.4.2009. Two stamps were used here. They are a definitive building stamp (10gr) and a stamp commemorating 2008 United Nations Climate Change Conference at Poznań (2,40zł). Therefore, 2.50 zł was paid for sending this postcard.
Friday, May 29, 2009
It was sent with a 62p Machin stamp from Bolton on 20.4.2009. To be exactly, it is postmarked at 7.15pm. It was a pictorial commercial postmark with six wavy-line. There is one website link, http://www.thebiglunch.com/, and a date too, 19.07.09.
Thursday, May 28, 2009
It was sent from Suzhou Kunshan Bingxi 3 (苏州 昆山 兵希 3) on 27.3.2009. International postcard airmail rate was paid using two stamps. They are 150 Fen scenery stamp (1998-16, 3-3) and a 3Yuan greeting stamp.
Wednesday, May 27, 2009
It was sent from Jiangsu Zhenjiang Zhongshandonglu 4 (江苏 镇江 中山东路4) on 14.3.2009. Two stamps with a total face value of 3 Yuan were used. They are 200 Fen Imperial Palace (1998, 4-3) and 100 Fen Asian Elephants (1995-11, 2-1). Both stamps are join issue with other postal authorities. The former is with the French, while the later with Thai.
Tuesday, May 26, 2009
This postcard came with a pre-printed 60 Fen flowers stamp. It was stamped with a red five-wavy lines of Guangzhou Tonghe (From Mailbox) Machine 1 or 广州 同和(筒取)机1 in Chinese on 26.3.2009.
Additional stamps were affixed on the other corner. There are two 1.20 Yuan new year picture stamps (2008-2, 4-1) and this made up the total postage paid is 3 Yuan, international surface rate for postcard. Since they are away from the conventional place affixing stamps. They are manually stamped with Guangzhou Tonhhe 9 (广州 同和 9) on the same day.
Monday, May 25, 2009
A pre-printed 60 Fen Year of the Dog stamp for same-city postage on the postcard. Without any additional postage, it was sent from Sichuan Tongjiang Chengnan 2 (四川 通江 城南 2) on 9.4.2009 underpaid, even between cities in China. Another surprise postcard from semper_fi.
Sunday, May 24, 2009
A non-value indicator stamp with an "E" stamp was used to send this postcard. It is an ink bottle with a feather pen. A three-wavy lines machine postmark of Kyiv (Kiev) stamped on 20.3.2009. Additional postmark is partially stamped on the upper left. What has happen?
Saturday, May 23, 2009
This postcard is sent from Guangzhou Shipai 6 (广州 石牌 6) on 29.3.2009. Three stamps were used here. They are 1.20 Yuan Shanghai Expo 2010 (2007-31, 2-1), 50 Fen Hong Kong Returns to Motherland (1997-10, 2-1) and 2.80 Yuan Water Village Scenery (2001-5, 6-6). Total paid for this postcard is 4.50 Yuan.
Friday, May 22, 2009
The stamp used on the postcard also from UNESCO heritage theme. Just very nice! It is the Catedral Igreja da Sé (聖母聖誕堂 or 大堂) with the face value 4ptcs. The postmark is not very clear. It was sent on 16.3.2009. It might have been processed from Macau TRADIC Letter Process and Delivery Centre 2 (澳門TRADIC郵政處理及派遞中心2).
Thursday, May 21, 2009
This postcard was processed using a pictorial postmark from Kowloon City (九龍城) on 3.3.2009. A definitive bird stamp ($2.40) from booklet was used. The booklet stamp's edge is not perforated.
Wednesday, May 20, 2009
It was sent from Guangzhou Beijing Road 2 (广州 北京路 2) on 22.3.2009. The 03 was partially seen, looks like 05. The current definitive stamps, with the total amount of 4.50Yuan, were used. They are comprised of 1.50 Yuan environmental awareness stamp, 2 Yuan and 1 Yuan bird stamps.
Tuesday, May 19, 2009
It was sent from Shandong Changqing Shanshi (1) (山东长清 山师（1）) on 17.3.2009. Current definitive bird stamps were used. They are two 2 Yuan and one 1 Yuan stamps. These made up of 5 Yuan, which is also overpaid for airmail international postcard rate (4.50 Yuan).
Monday, May 18, 2009
A stamp on the theme "Cinema Theatres of Yesteryear" showing "The Majestic, 1928" (50¢) is used to send this postcard. But, it is mispostmarked on 23.3.2009 by 6-wavy lines of Singapore C1.
Sunday, May 17, 2009
A typical stamped postcard same as those in the old days. At the back, just a plain side for sender to write their message. Thanks semper_fi for sending this postcard from Jiuzhaigou.
Saturday, May 16, 2009
A pre-printed NT$2.50 dog stamp plus a NT$12 bridal sedan chair stamp, which made up of NT$14.50, were used to send this postcard. I guess the postage is more than enough. It was sent from Xinzhuang (新莊) on 16.3.2009.
Friday, May 15, 2009
A overpaid local postcard... A current whote-rumped shama (50 sen) stamp was used to send it from Mersing, Johor, on 10.3.2009. A broken in the center seven-wavy lines machine cancellation. For a normal size postcard like this one, 20 sen is enough.
Thursday, May 14, 2009
An 2008 Beijing Summer Olympic stamp (€0,85) was used to sent this postcard from Cagliari CMP on 6.3.2009. A disc showing one half of Greek ancient spots and the other half is Chinese.
Wednesday, May 13, 2009
In addition to the pre-printed 80 Fen "Dancing Beijing" stamp, three 80 Fen new year picture stamps (2004-2, 4-2) were used. This made up of 3.20 Yuan for sending this postcard from Nanjing Shicun 4 (南京 十村4) on 3.3.2009. A normal seamail rate for postcard is 3 Yuan.
Tuesday, May 12, 2009
It was sent from Hangzhou's Zhejiang Mass Communication College (杭州 浙江传媒学院) on ?.2.2009. The date is not clear. Three 1.20 Yuan bird stamps was used. They made up of 3.60 Yuan. The normal sea mail is only 3 Yuan.
Another commemorative stamping found on the postcard. It is celebrating Year of Ox on 26.1.2009 and it is from Zhejiang Ningbo (浙江宁波).
Monday, May 11, 2009
A machine stamping postcard with three wavy lines. It was sent from Москва (Moscow) on 22.2.2009. I guessed it is overpaid. Two 10р. Tsarskoye Selo (Царское Село or Tsar's Village) stamps, which made up of 20p. postage.
Thursday, May 7, 2009
It was sent from Zhejing Ningbo Jishigang 2 (浙江 宁波 集仕港 2) on 24.2.2009. Two different 200 fen stamps were used to pay for postage. These stamps are coral reef fish (1998-29, 8-7) and Huangshan landscape (1997-16, 8-3).