World Stamp Exhibition takes visitors on a round-the-world trip through philatelic gems

SINGAPORE.- Embark on an odyssey to relive some of history’s greatest moments and explore rich cultural legacies through the world of philately. This month, Singapore plays host to one of the world’s most high profile philatelic events – the SINGAPORE 2015 World Stamp Exhibition. The exhibition is held every 10 years under the full support and patronage of the Federation lnternationale de Philatelie (FIP) and under the auspices of the Federation of Inter-Asian Philately (FIAP). Singapore Post (SingPost) is the main sponsor of World Stamp Exhibition. ”

Full story courtesy ArtDaily here:  World Stamp Exhibition takes visitors on a round-the-world trip through philatelic gems.

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An exhibitor displays the printing plate for the 1847 Mauritius “Post Office” stamp at the World Stamp Exhibition in Singapore on August 13, 2015. Singapore is hosting the World Stamp Exhibition, one of the world’s most high-profile philatelic event, from August 14-19.

 

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