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Started by printsmurf, June 06, 2020, 11:05:32 AM

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Issued on 25 July 1972 to celebrate the centenary of the State Stamp-Printing Works    (Romania)




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Issued on 9 January 1965 to celebrate Israel-Togo Friendship. Togolese stamps being printed on an Israeli press.     (Togo)



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Issued on 11 September 1971 to celebrate 100 years of Hungarian stamps.  The actual stamp shows a griffon with a pair of ink balls and the two side panes show printing presses.     (Hungary)






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Leading on from previous stamp - another griffon with ink balls
Issued on 3 April 1950 to celebrate the press and printing industry   (Germany, Saarland)





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Returning to post number 9 of this thread and William Caxton.




I attach the insert from the Post Office pack which gives some detail about the stamps.




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Issued on 20 June 1947.     The atelier of copperplate printer Ernst Röhm.       (Austria)
       


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Issued on 13 March 1998 to celebrate the 200th anniversary of lithography.       (Austria)




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Issued on 7 May 1982 to celebrate 500 Years Printing in Austria.  Another griffon with a pair of ink balls      (Austria)



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Issued on 5 July 1977  150 years newspaper "El Mercurio de Valparaíso"      (Chile)



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Issued on 13 December 2011     More hot metal on a stamp      Centenary of the Newspaper El Tiempo     (Colombia)



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Issued on 15 August 2018    60th Anniversary of the Newspaper "Ou Mon"     (Macau)
Two stamps, one showing a modern web press and of more interest is one which states it is the old case room






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Issued on 15 November 1958 to celebrate 100 Years of Romanian Stamps    (Romania)
Printer at a manual stamp printing press



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Issued on 10 December 2020 in a series 'ancient artefacts (2020)'      (North Korea)
The 70 North Korean Wan shows metal type



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Twenty years before, South Korea issued the following stamp on 2 March 2000 in a series 'Millenium'
The invention of movable type





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Issued on 1 November 2017  The Revolution, 63rd Anniversary   (Algeria)



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