2021 stamps for Bosnia and Herzegovina (BH Pošta)

2021 stamps for Bosnia and Herzegovina (BH Pošta)

2021 stamps for Bosnia and Herzegovina offer up a bit of history, crafts and a kickass snail. No really, the snail borders on beautiful. It’s hard to think of a gastropod that way, but to each their own quirk. 

I was able to dig up a couple of interesting links for some of the issues. The best is the video attached to the Art of Bosnian Carpets. It’s a lovely short film, with no narration, showing women making carpets. I found it quite enjoyable.  If you have any relevant links, especially about the designers, feel free to leave a comment and I’ll take a look at it. 

Enjoy this small but interesting selection of stamps  from BH Pošta.

March 

Fauna – Helix Pomatia / snail 

 2021 stamps for Bosnia and Herzegovina Snail block

Helix pomatia FDC 2021 stamps for Bosnia and Herzegovina

1 stamp on a block, FDC, cancel

ADW: Helix pomatia: INFORMATION (animaldiversity.org) 
This snail has a number of common names including Roman Snail, edible snail and escargot. 

Designer: Tamer Lučarević

Release date: March 25, 2021


 Jubilee – 275 years since the birth of Francisco Goya (1746 – 1828)

 Goya cancel 2021 stamps Bosnia and Herzegovina

2021 stamps Bosnia and Herzegovina Goya stamp 

2021 stamps Bosnia and Herzegovina  275 years since the birth of Francisco Goya FDC

1 stamp on a block, FDC, cancel

Francisco de Goya (nga.gov) (National Gallery of Art)

Designer: Tamer Lučarević 

Release date: March 30, 2021


April  

Tašlihan
Series: Cultural and Historical Heritage 

 Tashlin cancel 2021 stamps Bosnia and Herzegovina

 Tašlihan block 2021 stamps Bosnia and Herzegovina

2021 stamps Bosnia-Herzegovenia  Cultural and Historical Heritage FDC 2021 stamps Bosnia and Herzegovina

1 stamp, sheet of 10, FDC, cancel

Designer: Mufid Garibija

Release date: April 6, 2021


Art of patterns on Bosnian carpet
Series: Traditional art

Carpet cancel 2021 stamps Bosnia-Herzegovenia 

 art of patterns on the Bosnian carpet 2021 stamps for Bosnia and Herzegovina

Bosnia rugs Art of patterns FDC 2021 stamps Bosnia and Herzegovina

5 stamp on a souvenir sheet, FDC, cancel

Watch carpets being made. This is a lyrical video – no voice over, just beautiful carpets being made. 

Designer: Tamer Lučarević

Release date: April 23, 2021


May

 EUROPA 2021 Endangered national wildlife – Eurasian Lynx |Chamois

Bosnia-Herzegovina (JP BH) - Eurasian Lynx |Chamois cancel showing a cat's footprint
2021 stamps Bosnia and Herzegovina  - Eurasian Lynx |Chamois pair of stamps
Bosnia-Herzegovina (JP BH) - Eurasian Lynx |Chamois sheet of 10 Bosnia-Herzegovina (JP BH) - Eurasian Lynx |Chamois block 
 
Bosnia-Herzegovina (JP BH) - Eurasian Lynx |Chamois FDC of chamois Bosnia-Herzegovina (JP BH) - Eurasian Lynx |Chamois FDC of lynx
 
2 stamps, 2 FDCs, cancel, blocks, sheet of 10
 
Designer: Tamer Lucarević
 
You can see all of the 2021 Europa stamps here.
 

Release date: May 7, 2021


June

Okruglasti kaćun
Series: Flora 

 Round Orchidaceae cancel 2021 stamps for Bosnia and Herzegovina

 Round Orchidaceae stamp 2021 stamps Bosnia and Herzegovina (BH Pošta)

 Round Orchidaceae sheet 2021 stamps for Bosnia and Herzegovina

Round Orchidaceae FDC 2021 stamps for Bosnia and Herzegovina

1 stamp, sheet of 8, FDC, cancel

Round kacun (Traunsteinera globosa) (plantea.com.hr)
(use Google translate)

Designers: Elvedin Šabanović / Tamer Lučarević

Release date: June 30, 2021


July

Equestrian sport 
Series: Sports

 Equestrian sport cancel 2021 stamps Bosnia and Herzegovina

Equestrian sport stam 

Equestrian sport FDC 2021 stamps for Bosnia and Herzegovina

1 stamp, FDC, cancel

Designer: Alen Hadžiabdić / BC ”Pegasos”

Release date: July 23, 2021


August

75th Anniversary of the Faculty of Law – University of Sarajevo

75the Anniversary of the Faculty of Law - University of Sarajevo cancel 

 2021 stamps for Bosnia and Herzegovina

75the Anniversary of the Faculty of Law - University of Sarajevo FDC 2021 stamps for Bosnia and Herzegovina

1 stamp, FDC, cancel

The 75th Anniversary of the Faculty of Law, University of Sarajevo solemnly celebrated | University of Sarajevo (unsa.ba) 

Designer: Tamer Lučarević

Release date: October 23, 2021


September 

Gazi Husrev – Bey’s waqf’ 21
Series: Cultural historical heritage

Gazi Husrev - Bey's waqf' 1 Gazi Husrev - Bey's waqf' 2 2021 stamps for Bosnia and Herzegovina Gazi Husrev - Bey's waqf' 3 Gazi Husrev - Bey's waqf' 4 2021 stamps for Bosnia and Herzegovina  Gazi Husrev - Bey's waqf' 5 2021 stamps for Bosnia and Herzegovina

Gazi Husrev - Bey's waqf' strip 2021 stamps for Bosnia and Herzegovina

5 stamps 

Home – en – Gazi Husrev-begov vakuf (vakuf-gazi.ba)

Designer: Tamer Lučarević

Release date: September 12, 2021


Sand pyramids near Foča

Sand pyramids near Foce 

  Sand pyramids near Foce FDC

1 stamp, FDC, cancel

This unique geomorphological phenomenon took years to create. Thanks to soil erosion and the impact of aggressive force of frost, summer heats, rains and strong winds, the figures of interesting shapes emerged. Sand Pyramids near Foča reminiscent of those in Colorado – Sarajevo Times

Designers: Radojica Čosović and Tamer Lučarević

Release date: September 24, 2021


October

1 stamp, FDC, cancel

Designer: Brankica Sumenić

Release date: October 8, 2021


 Jubilee -100 years of work of the National Theatre Sarajevo

National Theatre Sarajevo single stamp 

National Theatre Sarajevo FDC 

1 stamp, FDC, cancel

National Theatre building designed by Karl Pařík & built in 1899. It opened in 1921 as the National Theatre.
NPS – nps.ba 

The National Theatre is one of the oldest cultural institution in the city. Founded in November 1921, the theatre was officially opened by Branislav Nušić, the-then head of the Art Department of the Ministry of Education, who was also the director of this theatre between 1925 and 1928. The National Theatre becomes the central drama, music and performing institution in Bosnia and Herzegovina, with the establishment of Opera on 9 November 1946 and the Ballet in 1950. National Theatre – Visit Sarajevo

Designer: Tamer Lučarević

Release date: October 22 , 2021


November 2021 stamps for Bosnia and Herzegovina

Greats of Sevdalinka 

velikani-sevdaha-safet-isovic028-300x390 velikani-sevdaha-zehra velikani-sevdaha-nada-mamula029-300x384 velikani-sevdaha-beba-selimovic031-300x392 velikani-sevdaha-himzo-polovina032-300x387 velikani-sevdaha-fdc033

5 stamps, FDC, cancel

  • Safet Isović (1936-2007)
  • Nada Mamula (1927 – 2001)
  • Zehra Deović (1938 – 2015)
  • Beba Selimović (19367 – 2020)
  • Himzo Polovina (1927 – 1986)  

Sevdalinka is one of the most representative musical and poetic forms of the creative power of our people. Originated by the interweaving of oriental – Ottoman and autochthonous – Slavic culture, Sevdalinka developed and became the pearl of traditional music of Bosnia-Herzegovina. Home – Sevdalinka

Home – Sevdalinka is a treasure trove of information on the music and the musicians above. It also contains videos and music tracks. It does have an English language link as well as Bosnian and German. It’s a fun site to explore. 

INTERESTING NOTE: There is a push to have UNESCO recognise Sevdalinka  under the “intangible cultural heritage” program. The petition has been active since 2017.  Recognition under the UNESCO banner would protect the music as an invaluable link to BH cultural heritage. 

UNESCO is convinced that no development can be sustainable without a strong culture component. Indeed only a human-centred approach to development based on mutual respect and open dialogue among cultures can lead to lasting, inclusive and equitable results. Yet until recently, culture has been missing from the development equation.

To ensure that culture takes it rightful place in development strategies and processes, UNESCO has adopted a three-pronged approach: it spearheads worldwide advocacy for culture and development, while engaging with the international community to set clear policies and legal frameworks and working on the ground to support governments and local stakeholders to safeguard heritage, strengthen creative industries and encourage cultural pluralism. Protecting Our Heritage and Fostering Creativity (unesco.org)

I encourage readers to visit the UNESCO site and learn more about the program and then read about Sevdalinka. This is why I love stamps – the more I see stamps, the more I learn about the world around me. And after spending time reading about the music and listening to it, I signed the petition. 

Designer: Abdulah Branković

Release date: November 10, 2021


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A few curated sta … ooh look dragons!

 

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2021 Lighthouse stamps from around the world

2021 Lighthouse stamps from around the world

Time to take a look at the 2021 Lighthouse stamps. Lighthouses are a popular theme. How popular? Well, there are entire websites devoted all things lighthouses, including stamps. So, it’s only fitting I look at this year’s offerings from 5 countries:

  • Latvia
  • Estonia
  • Germany
  • New Caledonia
  • USA

There are a few stamps with lighthouses in the background or where one is located but I opted to leave them off the list. This article is strictly stamps that have lighthouses as their central feature. 

European Lighthouses

The first comes via Estonia. Roman Matkiewicz’s long running series on Estonian Lighthouses began in 2004. Each set has a stamp, FDC, cancel, maxi card and info card. 2021’s lighthouse is the Letipea Tuletorn, located on the Letipea Point, Viru-Nigula Parish, Lääne-Viru County. Or, if you prefer the coordinates, 59.552458°N 26.606920°E.

Lighthouse cancel
 

Lighthouse on a card, showing a map to location Estonian stamps 2021 Letipe Lighthouse stamp for Eesti 2021 from Estonian stamps 2021Estonian stamps 2021 showing a lighthouse on stamps, and FDC Estonian stamps 2021  

The original lighthouse was built in 1815, and rebuilt in 1936. The ’36 structure was blown up during WW1 and rebuilt, again, around 1951. Although not open to the public, you can see a few photos taken by intrepid hikers on Instagram using #letipeatuletorn.

Estonia’s 2021 stamps can be seen here.

The next stamp is a July 1, German release. The Tinsdale Lighthouse set has 3 perfect cancels.  So if you collect lighthouses, you have to get these. Also included in designer Team Rogger’s set is a single stamp and maxi card. 

 

Tinsdale Lighthouse Lighthouse series cancel showing boat wheel Tinsdale Lighthouse Lighthouse series cancel showing seagulls flying Tinsdale self promotion cancel for Maxicard

Tinsdale Lighthouse Lighthouse series single stamp showing lighthouse  Tinsdale maxi card

You can find it at 53°33.57.6′  north latitude and 9°44.24.4′  east longitude, or google Am Leuchtturm, 22559 Hamburg. It began operating January 1,1900 as a kerosene wick lamp lighthouse, switching to gas & incandescent light in 1927. By 1966, the much loved lighthouse was hooked into the local power grid and no longer needed to be fully manned. In 1979 German authorities automated it, and it’s now runs by remote control. You can visit the lighthouse, just look up the address above and off you go. 

Germany’s 2021 stamps can be seen here.

Latvian featured the Irbes Bāka Lighthouse on their September 17 stamp, FDC and cancel from designer A. Ozola-Jaunarāja.

Lighthouse cancel Latvia

Lighthouse stamps Latvian Lighthouses - Irbe Lighthouse    Latvian Lighthouses - Irbe Lighthouse

Irbe lighthouse isn’t accessible to tourists, which is why it has a helicopter on the FDC. You want to go? Better get permission and a helicopter. Located in the Baltic sea, 20 kilometers north of Ovisi, this Soviet built lighthouse took 5 years to construct. It became operational in 1985. It’s accessible by helicopter or boat, but most accounts say it’s a dangerous shoal to traverse. I tried to find coordinates for the Irbes, but had no luck. If you happen to have them, pop them in the comments. 

Prior to the Irbe’s construction, duties were maintained by a floating lighthouse, the Irbensky lightship. The story behind the Irbensky can be found here Floating lighthouse “IRBENSKY” – The Museum of the World Ocean (world-ocean.ru). The sight also has some great blueprints and a fascinating history on the Irbensky.

See Latvia’s 2021 stamps.

New Caledonia’s Lighthouse Stamps

Moving along to the Pacific, is New Caledonia’s Aug. 18 Tabou Lighthouse. Jean-Jacques Mahuteau designed a single stamp, FDC, cancel and sheet for this issue. The sheet of stamps has a lot to take in.

Tabou cancel

Lighthouse stamps New Caledonia stamp - Tabou lighthouse   Tabou FDC

Much easier to find at  22°28′53.0″S 166°26′57.2″E than the Irbe, but still not accessible to ambling tourists. It sits atop the Tabou Reef, about 2 km off the coast of New Caledonia. And about 2 km from it’s more famous sister lighthouse the Amédée. You can only get there by boat, but not advisable without permission.  

Interesting stamp. It shows the lighthouse during 2 stages. The large image, shows the foundations for this lighthouse as they being laid in 1890. The smaller image, is the Tabou in 2021, 131 years later.  Still in operation, the last lighthouse keeper left in 1950 when the Tabou was fully automated. 

The sheet  features interesting details in the margins. If you aren’t familiar with Mahuteau, you should check out his other New Caledonia stamps from 2021. He’s good at including lots of details to examine. The Tabou is his best of the year. 

Starting at the mid right side and going counter clockwise: 

  • Alexandre Guepy, lighthouse keeper from 1911 to 1934.
  • 2021 image of Tabou.
  • An 1888 map of the south west side of New Caledonia, showing locations of the two lighthouses off the point.
  • Lieutenant de vaisscau Léon Chambeyron, middle left, conducted extensive hydrographic work around New Caledonia between 1859 to 1880.
  • Illustration of the 1885 construction of the lighthouse.
  • Illustration of Tabou and Amédée lighthouses.
  • and best for last a Fresnel lamp & the lens used. 

 Lots of great details to look at. Click on the sheet below and it should expand to an extra large size to examine. 

New Caledonia sheet - Tabou lighthouse  

See all of New Caledonia stamps for 2021 

Lighthouse stamps, off to the USA

Mid-Atlantic Lighthouses featured the late Howard Koslow’s artwork. This is the 7th, and final set, in the USPS’s series that began in 1990. The set includes 5 stamps, 2 cancels, FDCs, and a sheet.  In order the lighthouses are Montauk Point, NY, Navesink, New Jersey, Erie Harbour, Pennsylvania, Harbor of Refuge, Delaware, and Thomas Point Shoak, Maryland. 

Mid-Atlantic Lighthouses black cancel  Mid-Atlantic Lighthouses colour cancel

The always popular lighthouse series adds 4 more stamps to the series

Mid-Atlantic Lighthouses FDC with black cancel Mid-Atlantic Lighthouses FDC with colour cancel

Montauk Point, NY is a grand old dame of US lighthouses, with service starting in 1797. Montauk is the 4th oldest lighthouse in the US and the oldest in NY state and is now an historic national monument. It can be visited by tourists (but be nice to the building and treat it with respect). It’s undergone a number of restoration jobs and upgrades through the centuries. You can find it here 41°04′16″N 71°51′26″W. 

Navesink, New Jersey is the next on the list, and dates to 1862, with earlier structures established in 1828. Both the north and south towers have been retired. The north in 1898; the south 1952.  Use 40°23′46.4″N 73°59′8.8″W to locate the towers. Navesink is also an historic monument that can be visited by tourists.  

Erie Harbour, Pennsylvania, is distinctive with it’s square shape and black and white stripes. Going live in 1857, the Erie lighthouse went solar powered in 1995. The original lighthouse was built in 1830 but destroyed in a ship collision in 1855. 42°09′24.12″N 80°04′14.16″W will find it for you. 

Harbor of Refuge, Delaware lighthouse can be found at 38°47′59″N 75°6′27″W. The first structure was established in 1902, and replaced with the current one in 1926. It uses what’s called the “sparkplug” or “caisson”  style. The Harbor lighthouse has been repeatedly damaged this century by severe weather – hurricanes, severe winters – forcing substantial repairs that were completed in 2017. You can visit it, via boat tours. 

And the last lighthouse on our list is the most delightful. Yes, I purposely laid this article out so I could save this one for the end. Thomas Point Shoal, Maryland is located in the Chesapeake Bay at 38.899°N 76.436°W. The original lighthouse dates to 1825 and replaced with the current structure in 1875. It is also accessible via boat tours, which began in 2007. The Thomas Point wasn’t automated until 1986. The design is called a “cottage screwpile” lighthouse and of all the various lighthouse designs, this is my favourite. It’s charming, and not too many stairs. Yup, I’d love to visit this one. 

If you are so inclined, the US Lighthouse Preservation Society could always use a bit of help maintaining the many lighthouses that dot America’s shores. Donate | US Lighthouse Society (uslhs.org) At times, it must feel as though they are fighting a losing battle against the elements, so check the link to help them out if you can.

If you have a link to other lighthouse preservation societies around the world, leave them in the comments. 

 
Enjoy the rest of the 2021 stamps from USPS here
 

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Lebanon’s 2021 stamps

Lebanon’s 2021 stamps

Lebanon’s 2021 stamps offer a small but interesting selection. The highlight of the year is the stamp and FDC featuring Saloua Raouda Choucair’s art. Choucair, who died in 2017, is one of Lebanon’s renowned artists & sculptors. She worked in so many mediums, it’s difficult to know where to start. 

Saloua Raouda Choucair Google Doodle

Google Doodle honouring Saloua Raouda Choucair – June 24th, 2018

A rare female voice in the Beirut art scene from the 1940s onwards, Choucair’s work combines elements of western abstraction with Islamic aesthetics. It is characterised by an experimental approach to materials alongside an elegant use of modular forms, lines and curves drawn from the traditions of Islamic design. Saloua Raouda Choucair – Exhibition at Tate Modern | Tate

Also, if you enjoy art and design, don’t miss Lebanon’s entry in the EUROMED: Traditional Jewelry stamp & FDC set. Their August release features  jeweler M. Selim Mouzannar’s work.  

As well, I’ve tried to include a few interesting links and tidbits about the stamps. If you have any interesting articles to share, drop a comment and I’ll check them out. Part of the thrill of philately is learning about the country and topics, so, share info if you can. 


March Lebanon’s 2021 stamps

Le Jardin des Patriarches – Qannoubine | Garden of the Patriarchs Qannoubine Valley  

Garden of the Patriarchs Qannoubine Valley

Garden of the Patriarchs Qannoubine Valley

1 stamp, FDC, cancel

The Maronite Patriarch’s Garden, Dimane – LebanonUntravelled.com 

Designer: Nathalie Khattar

Release date: March 25, 2021


April

25 years – ESA Business School

25 years - ESA Business School

25 years - ESA Business School

1 stamp, FDC, cancel

ESA | Home

Designer: Nay Elian

Release date: April 15, 2021


Earth Day

Lebanon's 2021 stamps 3 Earth Day stamps

Jour De La Terre 4 stamps Lebanon's 2021 stamps

4 stamps, sheet of 20

Earth Day: The Official Site | EARTHDAY.ORG  and News and Stories – Earth Day

Designer: LibanPost

Release date: April 21, 2021


June

Saloua Raouda Choucair (2016-2017)

 

Lebanon's 2021 stamps  Lebanon's 2021 stamps

1 stamp, FDC, cancel

Enjoy this short video on Choucair – From Beirut to Tate Modern.  The video is in English, and the interview clips with Choucair are subtitled. Her daughter (featured in the thumbnail) offers a touching insight into life with her mother. 

Saloua Raouda Choucair is considered one of the earliest abstractionists in Lebanon. Her practice spanned from the 1940s until the 1990s and included painting and sculpture as well as homeware and jewelry design, illustration, and architectural models, comprising a very diverse body of work that often defies categorization.

She was interested in developing a practice that took inspiration from Arab-Islamic history.

Saloua Raouda Choucair — AWARE (awarewomenartists.com)

Obituary: The Infinite Field Of Saloua Raouda Choucair (1916-2017) | Harper’s Bazaar Arabia (harpersbazaararabia.com) 
Saloua Raouda Choucair | Structure with One Thousand Pieces | The Metropolitan Museum of Art (metmuseum.org)

Designer: LibanPost

Release date: June 2, 2021


Les Frères Rahbani
Assi Rahbani (4 May 1923 – 21 June 1986), and Mansour Rahbani (1925 – 13 January 2009) 

Les Frères Rahbani 

5 stamps, sheet of 20

Fairuz and the Rahbani Brothers’ Iconic Music Shaped Lebanon (insidearabia.com) 

Designer: LibanPost

Release date: June 21, 2021


August Lebanon’s 2021 stamps

Euromed jewelry 2021

Lebanon Euromed cancel 2021 

Lebanon's 2021 stamps LibanPost in collaboration with jeweller M. Selim Mouzannar, granted  “the Couture Design Award 2016”.

FDC Lebanon Euromed cover Lebanon's 2021 stamps

1 stamp, FDC, cancel

Designer: LibanPost in collaboration with jeweller
M. Selim Mouzannar, granted  “the Couture Design Award 2016”.

See all of the 2021 Euromed stamps 

Release date: August 24, 2021


Composer & Author of the Lebanese National  Anthem – 

 

Wadia Sabra and Rachid Nakhle souvenir folder
2 stamps, souvenir folder
 
Wadia Sabra  and Rachid Nakhle
 
Designer:  Said Nakhle & Fadi Jeanbart

Release date: November 2021


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Gucci stamp? Of course.

Gucci stamp? Of course.

Gucci stamp anyone? Poste Italiane issued a set to celebrate the company’s 100th anniversary and it’s pure eye candy.  

 

Gucci stamp

Vittorio Accornero de Testa 1966 floral design

 
The stamp design features the Flora print, which was created for Gucci by Vittorio Accornero de Testa in 1966 and has become one of the House’s most iconic designs in the years since. The brand’s centenary logo and “Dal 1921” (since 1921)—the year that the Florentine brand was founded—stand out against the floral backdrop. Poste Italiane (the Italian Post Office) and the Italian Ministry of Economic Development have dedicated a stamp to mark the centenary of Gucci. – Gucci Stories
Also available is a folder that holds  a single stamp, block of 4, postcard and a cover that isn’t available separately. If you are a FDC collector, you’ll have to get the folder.  It’s a bit of floral overload and hard it ignore. 
 
 
Guccio Gucci folder Gucci stamp

Wowaza! That’s a lot of flowers!

 
The Italian post office also offers collectable philately cards and an info bulletin. The bulletin offers a bit of detail on the company and stamp, along with an article signed by both Marco Bizzarri, President and CEO of Gucci and Alessandro Michele, Creative Director of Gucci. 
 
The cancel hits all the right notes for detailed, expressive design. Although busy, the sketch is still crisp and clear. It’s one of the better ones of the year. 
 
Gucci stamp cancel

Gucci stamp cancel showcasing the floral design

 
For postcard collectors there is a pre-stamped and canceled one. The ample use of white spaces on the layout makes it a little less eye straining than the folder. Too bad they opted not to issue a general purchase FDC, but, as stated above, you can always get the folder. 
  
Gucci stamp on a postcard

Gucci stamp on a postcard for their 100th

 
So, what do you think of the design? Too much floral? Just enough? I like most of the set, but the folder is a bit too much. What do you think? Comments are always welcome!
 
 
Of you’re interested in Italian stamps, check out all of 2021’s releases, including the rest of the Gucci set (see Sept).
 
So Tempting - Italy's 2021 stamps
 

 

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