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Date Topic Event
26.07.2019 Publication Focus on stamps”, issue: 03/19
05.09.2019  - Issue date
04.10.2019 Publication Focus on stamps”, issue: 04/19
24.-26.10.2019 Trade fair/exhibition International Stamp Show, Sindelfingen
08.-10.11.2019 Trade fair/exhibition Multilateral Luxembourg, Luxembourg
06.-09.11 201 Trade fair/exhibition 73rd Salon Philatélique d’Automne, Paris
14.11.2019  - Issue date
22.-24.11 2019 Trade fair/exhibition Veronafil 2019, Verona
28.11.-1.12.2019 Cancellation service
Stamp Day 2019, Bulle 

Swiss Post brings out a new stamp collection four times a year. Discover the latest stamps in the issue programme.

Issue date: 5 September 2019

Featured in: Focus on stamps 3/2019

No. Value Description
4 3.70 Special stamps Animals around the world
- 0.85 Giraffe
- 0.85 Zebra
- 1.00 Flamingo
- 1.00 Meerkat
1 1.00 Special stamp 1000 years Basel cathedral
1 1.00 Special stamp Hand lettering – calligraphy
2 2.00 Special stamps The art of brewing beer
- 1.00 Lager beer
- 1.00 Dark beer
1 1.00 Special stamp Carl Spitteler 100 years Nobel Prize in Literature 1919–2019
4 4.00 Miniature sheet Limited edition

Subject to change.

Focus on stamps
The collectors’ magazine

Fascinating stories and background information about the current stamp issue.

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Focus on stamps 02/2019
Focus on stamps 01/2019 (PDF, 17.1 MB)

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