Museum of Philately Hosts Event at NOTOS

Museum of Philately Hosts Event at NOTOS

“The Great Encounter of the Solferinos” – NOTOS 2021 The NOTOS European Philatelic Exhibition is going ahead, 19th to 23rd November 2021, in Athens, Greece, and one of the events they are putting on is a rather exciting exhibit titled; “The Great Encounter of...
Museum of Philately at Stampex 2021

Museum of Philately at Stampex 2021

The Museum of Philately participated in the Autumn Stampex, at the end of September 2021, at the London Business Design Center in Islington, and took claim to their very own physical pitch (stand 54), with Marcus and Devlan setting the scene of our digital platform’s...
Jargon Buster

Jargon Buster

The term “Se-tenant” in philately describes unseparated stamps and labels printed from the same plate in a pair, strip or block which have a different design, colour, denomination or overprint. Se-Tenant is a French word which means “joined together”. Se-tenant stamps...
Jargon Buster – Word of the Month: “EKD”

Jargon Buster – Word of the Month: “EKD”

The abbreviation ‘EKD’ is frequently used in auction catalogues, exhibits and reference books, and means ‘Earliest Known Date. In philately, and in particular Postal History, it relates to a particular stamp, cover, postmark or other associated aspect of the delivery...
The Museum at the Fully Interactive Physical Stampex

The Museum at the Fully Interactive Physical Stampex

The well informed collector among us will be aware that Stampex International will be taking place between Wednesday 29th September and Saturday 2nd October 2021, and after an absence of over 18 months this will be a fully interactive physical show, and not the...
Adventures in Philately Webinar Series

Adventures in Philately Webinar Series

The Museum of Philately teamed up with Stamp Collector Magazine and the allaboutstamps.co.uk website to deliver the first in a new five part webinar series, called ‘Adventures in Philately’, which explores and explains the world of stamps and celebrates stamp...