• March 19th, 2014

    Nocturnal animals of Namibia featured on stamps

    Nampost issued a sheetlet of 6 stamps featuring the nocturnal animals of Namibia. The beautifully designed and attractive stamps have an octagonal shape, they feature: Southern Lesser Galago, Cape Porcupine, Small-spotted Genet, Ground Pangolin, Aardvark and Aardwolf. Southern Lesser Galagos are probably the most numerous primate in Africa, and can be found in every large forest on the continent. ...
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  • June 17th, 2013

    Children of Namibia on new stamps

    New stamp series by Nampost "Children of Namibia" completes a long-running theme that began with "Traditional women of Namibia" in 2002, followed by "Traditional roles of men in Namibia" in 2006. Namibia's diverse cultural heritage is reflected in the bright faces of the children, yet the stamps also touch on key issues affecting children all over the world, alluding to the United Nations Conventi ...
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  • April 9th, 2013

    Beetles on new Namibian stamps

    Nampost issued a set of 5 stamps illustrating beetles of Namibia. The stamps created by the Namibian designer Helge Denker feature Red-Spotted Lily Weevil, Garden Fruit Chafer, Lunate Ladybird, Glittering Jewel Beetle and Two-spotted  Ground Beetle. Red-Spotted Lily Weevil (Brachycerus ornatus) reaches a length of about 25–45 millimetres (0.98–1.8 in). Its body is black, with red spots and marking ...
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