Category Archives: Sweden

Gunnar Dahlvig 90 years old

Some weeks ago the SFF (Sveriges Filatelist-Förbund or Swedish Philatelist Federation) asked his members to congratulate Gunnar Dahlvig for his 90th anniversary (born 1929, September 22). He is still very active as exhibitor, earlier in thematic philately class, but now … Continue reading

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NORDIA 2019

From 23th until 25th of August took place the multilateral NORDIA exhibition of the Nordic countries (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden). The NORDIA 2019 stamp show was held in Sarpsborg in the south of Norway. After STOCKHOLMIA 2019 this … Continue reading

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STOCKHOLMIA 2019

It will not be easy ever to organise an exhibition again with so many famous exhibits. Out of 398 exhibits not less than 70 received a large gold medal. 5 of the large golds were for thematic philately exhibitors – … Continue reading

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Philatelic Summit Papers

Almost two years ago was conducted the 3rd International Philatelic Summit in Malmö (25-27 April 2014), organised by Jonas Hällström, past president of the FIP Thematic Philately Commission. In conjunction with this seminar Postiljonen publishes a series of seminar papers, … Continue reading

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Seven Nations Challenge in London

After Australia (2012) and Sweden (2014) the Seven Nations Challenge (SNC) was held now for the third time. The seven countries that participated in Malmö two years ago were now invited in London by the ABPS (Association of British Philatelic … Continue reading

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New delegate in Sweden

The Board of the Swedish Philatelic Association (SFF) has now officially appointed Sten-Anders Smeds as the new delegate of the FIP Thematic Philately Commission. He was also present at the Seminar (not for the first time) in Essen this year. … Continue reading

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Edition d’Or in London at EUROPHILEX 2015

Also in London at EUROPHILEX 2015 Corinphila gave a presentation of the new Edition d’Or books. In this series books are presented with the most beautiful stamp collections which have been awarded with international Large Gold or Grand Prix. We are … Continue reading

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Four in a row

At ECTP in Essen the 4 Chairman of the FIP Thematic Philately Commission were present at the show. Giancarlo Morolli (Italy) became Chairman in 1977 after the sudden death of Frans De Troyer (Belgium). In 2004 it was Damian Läge … Continue reading

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Presenting an exhibit for an audience

The Collectors Club in New York is a group of more than 750 people who come together to further the study of philately. They organize many meeting presentations with philatelic speakers from all over the world. Since 2012 they have … Continue reading

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Almost all past ECTP champions present in Essen

Damian Läge is now the 7th Champion of the European Championship of Thematic Philately. – All of these Championships took place in Essen (except one in Paris). – 5 of the 6 past winners of the Championship are international FIP … Continue reading

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