|1976: Bird Protection (Design - Froitsheim)|
|1981: Birds (Design - Þ Magnusson; Engraver - G Betemps)|
No dazzle on this monochrome Golden Plover but one could count its feathers.
|2019: Europa - National Birds (Design - Tamer Lucarvic)|
Another distinctive bird, the lapwing. One of my favourites, I love its peewit call . "Hark Hark the lark at heaven's gate sings" and our little beauty is the Horned (the male has tufts of feathers in summer) or Shore Lark.
|1991: Animal Definitives 1990-02 (Design Celestino Piatti; Engraver Max Muller) |
Barn owls in their Sunday best
|2001-04: Eagle Owl (Machine Stamps)|
Sunday Stamps II theme this week - Birds - fly over to See It On A Postcard for more fine feathers