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“ONE WITH NATURE” World of Hunting and Nature Exhibition

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25 September 2021

Magyar Posta is issuing a numbered special souvenir sheet and a stamp set of eight stamps to mark the “One with Nature” World of Hunting and Nature Exhibition. The new issue, the work of the designer Pál Remete, was produced by ANY Security Printing Company and will be released on 25 September 2021.

JÁNOS PILINSZKY WAS BORN 100 YEARS AGO

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14 September 2021

Magyar Posta is commemorating the centenary of the birth of the poet János Pilinszky by issuing a special stamp. Fifty thousand copies of the special stamp designed by the graphic artist Tamás Péter Takács were produced by ANY Security Printing Company.

CASTLES IN HUNGARY II

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2 September 2021

Magyar Posta is issuing a thematic Magyar Posta is continuing its series on castles and palaces, launched in 2018, by presenting another eight Hungarian castles in 2021. Twenty thousand copies of the miniature sheet, which was designed by the graphic artist Eszter Domé, were produced by ANY Security Printing Company.

CARTOON CHARACTERS III: KUKORI AND KOTKODA

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2 September 2021

Magyar Posta is issuing a numbered special souvenir sheet on the theme Cartoon and Fairy Tale Characters using the characters of the cartoon Kukori and Kotkoda, the creation of the writer Ágnes Bálint and the graphic designer and director János Mata. Fifty thousand copies of the souvenir sheet designed by the graphic artist István Weisenburger were produced by ANY Security Printing Company.

52ND INTERNATIONAL EUCHARISTIC CONGRESS

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1 September 2021

Magyar Posta is issuing special souvenir sheets to mark holding the 52nd International Eucharistic Congress in Budapest. The stamp was designed by the graphic artist István Weisenburger. 50,000 copies were produced by ANY Security Printing Company in the standard edition and a further 10,000 as a special edition with gold-coloured ink. The two souvenir sheets may also be purchased as an exclusive stamp set.

15TH ELGYŰSZ STAMP EXHIBITION

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27 August 2021

Magyar Posta is issuing a thematic personalised stamp to mark the 15th Elgyűsz Stamp Exhibition. Nine thousand one hundred copies of the stamp with a label designed by the graphic artist Anita Laczkó were produced.

20TH TEMAFILA STAMP EXHIBITION

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27 August 2021

Magyar Posta is issuing a thematic personalised stamp to mark the 20th Temafila Stamp Exhibition. Nine thousand one hundred copies of the stamp with a label designed by the graphic artist Anita Laczkó were produced.

DRIVING EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP FOR FOUR IN HAND

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4 August 2021

Magyar Posta is issuing a special stamp in honour of the Driving European Championship for Four in Hand to be held in Budapest. Fifty thousand copies of the stamp designed by the graphic artist Ágnes Kamarás were produced by ANY Security Printing Company.

HUNGARIAN ROCK CLASSICS II LOCOMOTIV GT: WRITING THIS SONG FOR YOU

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5 July 2021

Magyar Posta is continuing its series presenting Hungarian rock classics with the band Locomotiv GT, celebrating the 50th anniversary of its foundation in 2021. Fifty thousand copies of the black numbered perforated souvenir sheets and 4,000 copies of the red numbered imperforated souvenir sheets designed by the graphic artist Tibor Z. Petényi were produced by ANY Security Printing Company.

REGIONS AND TOWNS IV Balatonfüred, Csorna, Győr, Nagyatád

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5 July 2021

Magyar Posta is continuing its stamp series presenting Regions and Towns in 2021. One of the four stamps issued this year depicts Győr, celebrating the 750th anniversary of being granted town status, and the other three feature Balatonfüred, Csorna and Nagyatád, marking the 50th anniversary of them becoming a town. As well as showing some main sights, the graphic composition of the stamps – in keeping with the stamps issued in the series to date – allows the position of the towns to be indicated on the map of Hungary.

SOPRON – THE MOST LOYAL CITY

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5 July 2021

Magyar Posta is celebrating the city of Sopron and the centenary of the 1921 referendum by issuing a stamp. Fifty thousand copies of the numbered commemorative souvenir sheet designed by the graphic artist Barnabás Baticz were produced by ANY Security Printing Company.

RÁKÓCZI PALACE IN BORŠA

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19 June 2021

Magyar Posta is issuing a special stamp to mark the renovation of the Rákóczi Palace in Borša (once part of historic Hungary, then known as Borsi). Fifty thousand copies of the stamp designed by the graphic artist Eszter Domé were produced by ANY Security Printing Company.

UEFA EURO 2020™ EUROPEAN FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP

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4 June 2021

Magyar Posta is issuing a special souvenir sheet to mark the UEFA EURO 2020™ European football championship. Thirty thousand copies of the numbered commemorative souvenir sheet designed by the graphic artist Orsolya Kara were produced by ANY Security Printing Company. The new issue will be released on 4 June 2021.

32ND SUMMER OLYMPIC GAMES

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4 June 2021

Magyar Posta is honouring the largest sports event in the world, the Summer Olympic Games, being held for the 32nd time, with a stamp issue. Fifty thousand copies of the numbered commemorative souvenir sheet designed by the graphic artist Ágnes Berta were produced by ANY Security Printing Company.

150 YEARS OF HUNGARIAN STAMP PRODUCTION

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28 May 2021

Magyar Posta is commemorating 150 years of stamp production in Hungary by issuing a special souvenir sheet. The souvenir sheet, its special editions and the stamp set were produced based on the designs of the graphic artist Attila André Elekes. The sheets were printed by ANY Security Printing Company. The new issue will be available at first day post offices and Filaposta in Hungary from 28 May 2021, but may also be ordered from Magyar Posta’s online store.

EMINENT PHILATELISTS IV

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28 May 2021

In the “Eminent Philatelists” series, Magyar Posta is commemorating Frigyes Mirkó Poppovits with its next thematic personalised stamp. Nine thousand one hundred copies of the stamp with a label designed by the graphic artist Imre Benedek were produced.

EMINENT PHILATELISTS V

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28 May 2021

In the “Eminent Philatelists” series, Magyar Posta honours great Hungarian stamp collectors. The fifth thematic personalised stamp shows Miklós Rédey. Nine thousand one hundred copies of the stamp with a label designed by the graphic artist Imre Benedek were produced.

94TH STAMP DAY

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28 May 2021

Magyar Posta is issuing a set of two special stamps with different denominations and a numbered souvenir sheet with a surcharge to mark the 94th Stamp Day, which will be held as a joint event with the HUNFILA 2021 BUDAPEST National Stamp Exhibition at the Budapest headquarters of the National Federation of Hungarian Philatelists between 28 and 30 May 2021.

BENYOVSZKY MEMORIAL YEAR 2021

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21 May 2021

Magyar Posta is marking the Benyovszky Memorial Year by issuing a promotional personalised stamp to commemorate the achievements of Count Maurice Benyovszky. Seventy thousand copies of the philatelic novelty made by printing on the label part of the Very Own Stamp personalised stamp were produced by the banknote printing company Pénzjegynyomda. It can be purchased at Filaposta and designated post offices or ordered from Magyar Posta’s online store from 21 May 2021.

Hungarian Presidency of the Council of Europe

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18 May 2021

Magyar Posta is issuing a special stamp to mark the Hungarian Presidency of the Council of Europe in 2021. Fifty thousand copies of the stamp designed by the graphic artist Attila André Elekes were produced by ANY Security Printing Company. The new issue can be purchased from Filaposta, philately specialist services, certain post offices and www.posta.hu.

EUROPA2021: ENDANGERED NATIONAL WILDLIFE

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5 May 2021

Each year the members of the Association of European Postal Operators (PostEurop) issue stamps on a common theme to present the identical values of their states. The “EUROPA stamp” is still one of the most popular themes for collectors, and issues bearing the official logo are among the most sought-after new stamps. In 2021 the member countries are presenting the theme of endangered national wildlife. The Hungarian miniature sheet consisting of two pairs of stamps was designed by the graphic artist Tibor Z. Petényi of which 20,000 copies were produced by ANY Security Printing Company. The new issue is available from Filaposta, philately specialist services, certain post offices and www.posta.hu.

POLLINATING INSECTS

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5 May 2021

Magyar Posta is issuing a special souvenir sheet presenting the world and diversity of pollinating insects. Fifty thousand copies of the standard edition of the issue, which was designed by the graphic artist Ágnes Berta, and 4,000 copies of the red-numbered imperforated edition were produced by ANY Security Printing Company. The new issue will be released on 5 May 2021. It will be on sale at first day post offices and Filaposta in Hungary and may also be ordered from Magyar Posta’s online store from the date of issue.

POSTAL HISTORY V

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5 May 2021

Magyar Posta continues issuing its series of definitive stamps on postal history, which began in 2017. In 2021 five stamps with no value indication are appearing. The new additions to the series were designed by the graphic artist Barnabás Baticz and produced by Pátria Printing House in quantities dependent on demand. The new issues are available from Filaposta, philately specialist services, certain post offices and www.posta.hu.

THE HUNGARIAN CIVIL GUARD ASSOCIATION IS 30 YEARS OLD

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23 April 2021

Magyar Posta is marking the 30th anniversary of the establishment of the Hungarian Civil Guard Association by issuing a promotional personalised stamp. Seventy thousand copies of the philatelic novelty made by printing on the label part of the Very Own Stamp personalised stamp were produced by the banknote printing company Pénzjegynyomda, and can be purchased at Filaposta and designated post offices or ordered from Magyar Posta’s online store from 23 April 2021.

HUNFILEX 2022 Budapest

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8 April 2021

After 1971, in 2022 Budapest will again be the location for the stamp world championship. To mark and support the occasion, Magyar Posta is issuing a set of two special stamps with a surcharge. The HUF 200 surcharge on the stamps will be donated to support the realisation of the exhibition. The new issues designed by the graphic artist Imre Benedek were produced by ANY Security Printing Company, and will be available at first day post offices and Filaposta in Hungary and may also be ordered from Magyar Posta’s online store from 8 April 2020.

Miklós Jancsó was born 100 years ago

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8 April 2021

To mark the occasion of the centenary of the birth of the film director Miklós Jancsó, Magyar Posta is issuing a commemorative stamp. Fifty thousand copies of the special stamp designed by the graphic artist András Gábor Máté were produced by ANY Security Printing Company. The new issue can be purchased from Filaposta, philately specialist services, certain post offices and www.posta.hu.

35th LEN European Aquatics Championships

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29 March 2021

Magyar Posta is marking the staging of the 35th LEN European Aquatics Championships in Hungary by issuing a special stamp. Fifty thousand copies of the stamp designed by the graphic artist Krisztián Daniel were produced by ANY Security Printing Company. The new issue will go on sale on 29 March 2021 and from that date will be available at first day post offices, Filaposta, philately specialist services, certain post offices and www.posta.hu.

Eastern 2021

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8 March 2021

Magyar Posta is celebrating Christianity’s most important feast, Easter, by issuing a definitive stamp. This year the self-adhesive stamp with no value indication bearing the inscription “Domestic” and the first day cover show a detail of the painting by Alvaro Pirez Risen Christ. The stamp was designed by the graphic artist Barnabás Baticz and produced at Codex Értékpapírnyomda Zrt. The new issue is available from Filaposta, philately specialist services, certain post offices and www.posta.hu.

The 800th anniversary of the founding of the Dominican order in Hungary

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8 March 2021

Magyar Posta commemorates the 800th anniversary of the founding of the Dominican order in Hungary by issuing a special stamp. Fifty thousand copies of the stamp designed by the graphic artist Tímea Kalmár were produced by ANY Biztonsági Nyomda. The new issue is available from Filaposta, philately specialist services, certain post offices and www.posta.hu.

József Romhányi was born 100 years ago

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8 March 2021

Magyar Posta is commemorating the centenary of the birth of the writer József Romhányi by issuing a special stamp. Fifty thousand copies of the special stamp designed by the graphic artist Glória Hefelle were produced by ANY Security Printing Company. The new issue is available from Filaposta, philately specialist services, certain post offices and www.posta.hu.

Albrecht Dürer was born 550 years ago

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8 March 2021

Magyar Posta is commemorating the 550th anniversary of the birth of Albrecht Dürer by issuing a special stamp. Fifty thousand copies of the special stamp designed by the graphic artist György Kara were produced by ANY Security Printing Company. The new issues are available from Filaposta, philately specialist services, certain post offices and www.posta.hu.

Jean De La Fontaine was born 400 years ago

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8 March 2021

Magyar Posta commemorates the work of the French writer Jean De La Fontaine on the occasion of the 400th anniversary of his birth by issuing a special miniature sheet. Magyar Posta will use the amount of the surcharge received from the purchased miniature sheets which contain two stamps with surcharge, i.e. a total of HUF 150 per miniature sheet, to support the collection of stamps by youth. The special miniature sheet consisting of four stamps was produced by the ANY Biztonsági Nyomda Nyrt. in 20 000 copies, based on the plans of graphic artist Zsolt Vidák. The new issue is available from Filaposta, philately specialist services, certain post offices and at www.posta.hu.

30th anniversary of the formation of the Visegrád Group

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15 February 2021

The Czech, Polish, Hungarian and Slovak Posts are commemorating the 30th anniversary of the formation of the Visegrád Group by issuing a joint stamp. The miniature sheet has been produced in all four countries based on the design of the Polish stamp designer Agnieszka Sobczyńska, and was made in Hungary in 10,000 copies by ANY Security Printing Company. The new issue can be purchased from Filaposta, philately specialist services, certain post offices and www.posta.hu.

900th anniversary of the foundation of canons regular of Premontré

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10 February 2021

Magyar Posta is issuing a commemorative stamp to mark the 900th anniversary of the foundation of the Premonstratensian Order. Fifty thousand copies of the stamp designed by the graphic artist Imre Benedek were produced by ANY Security Printing Company. The new issue can be purchased from Filaposta, philately specialist services, certain post offices and www.posta.hu.

Chinese Horoscope: 2021 – the year of the ox

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8 February 2021

For the eighth time, Magyar Posta is issuing a special miniature sheet of two pairs of stamps using motifs from the Chinese horoscope. The coming period from 12 February 2021 until 30 January 2022 is the year of the ox associated with the element metal. Twenty thousand copies of this year’s stamp designed by Ármin Benjámin Mandel were produced by ANY Security Printing Company. The new issue is available from Filaposta, philately specialist services, certain post offices and www.posta.hu.