German Cosmos Stamps

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German Cosmos Stamps

 

On 14th October 99 the German Post Office put on sale a series of five thematic stamps celebrating the Cosmos. The design consultant is the Director of the Observatory and planetarium at Bochum. Designs included a comet crashing into Jupiter, a survey of Mars, an exploding star in Roentgen light, radio waves in a group of stars which to eye appear to form the shape of a swan.

The issued also included the first German hologrammatic design, a successor to the 3D stamp.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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