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Swiss Stamp
Horizon's Quilting Swiss Stamp
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This is “The world's first authentic embroidered stamp”, according to the Swiss postal service. They launched it in the year 2000 in honour of the Swiss textile industry, specifically the lacemakers of St. Gall. This special “St. Gallen embroidery stamp” has actually been used. You can see a partial imprint of the cancellation stamp on the left side. Check it out in English (not one of their four official languages) at:

Swiss Embroidered stamp

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