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Faroe Islands Stamps

The Faroe Islands, an autonomous country within the Danish kingdom, are an archipelago between the Norwegian Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, approximately halfway between Norway and Iceland,. The first Faroe Islands stamps were issued January 30, 1975, Danish stamps having been used previously.

Faroese Stamps

Official website of The Faroe Islands Philatelic Office. A beautifully presented site, with much information about the Faroe Islands and Faroese philately.

Faroe Islands Study Circle

The Faroe Islands Study Circle was formed in 1991. It was established to bring together collectors of Faroe Islands' postage stamps, postmarks, postal history and so on. It allows collectors to share information about their interests. Many of the Study Circle's members also have a more general interest in the Faroe Islands - their geography, history, flora and fauna, transportation, etc and the Study circle endeavors to cater for these wider interests too.

Postage Stamps and Postal History of the Faroe Islands

Wikipedia page providing a useful introduction to Faroese philately.

People on Stamps of the Faroe Islands

Wikipedia listing of people depicted on the stamps of the Faroe Islands, with links to biographical data.

Faroe Islands Stamps

Album Pages: Faroe Islands

Scanned album pages from the worldwide stamp collection of Antonius Ra.

Faroese Stamps engraved by Czeslaw Slania

A section of Ann Mette Heindorff's fine site dedicated to Slania, who engraved many Faroese stamps issued between 1975 and 2003. These stamps are all beautifully presented here.

Faroe Price Lists - Jay Smith & Associates

This US dealer specializes in Scandinavian philately and offers an excellent range of Faroe stamps and covers, plus virtually all aspects of Faroes philately - blocks, plate blocks, mini sheets, first day covers, maximum cards, revenue stamps, postal history, postmarks etc.