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Czechoslovak personal delivery stamp 1946

Personal delivery stamp with floral motif from Czechoslovakia. Year: 1946 Designer: Printing process: photogravure Source: Oliver Tomas

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5th anniversary of the destruction of Lidice postage stamps 1947

Postage stamps commemorating the 5th anniversary of the destruction of Lidice. Year: 1947 Designer: Karel Svolinský Engraver: Jindra Schmidt Printing process: engraving Source: Oliver Tomas

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Czechoslovak Postal Savings Bank passbook

Bank account record book from the Czechoslovak Postal Savings Bank. Year: late 1940s Designer: Publisher: Source: Chris Draper

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Winter 1948 postcards by Karel Svolinský

Winter (Zima) 1948 postcard set illustrated by Karel Svolinský. Postcards depict traditional Czechoslovak winter traditions. Year: 1948 Designer: Karel Svolinský Publisher: Source: Jennifer Kennard

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Advertisement for Drdla screws and fasteners

Advertisement for Šrouby Drdla (Drdla Screws), a well-known fastener manufacturer from the German-occupied Bohemia. Year: c. 1940s Designer: Source: Goran Patlejch

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Czechoslovak independence stamp series by Jindra Schmidt 1945-7

Sixteen-part postage stamp series commemorating three key figures of the Czechoslovak independence movement: Tomáš Garrigue Masaryk, Edvard Beneš and Milan Rastislav Štefánik. Of the sixteen, twelve are engravings and four photogravures. The designs…

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Typ no. 10 magazine cover 1948

The typ journal was published in Prague and aimed at the printing industry in Czechoslovakia in the first half of the last century. Year: 1948 Designer: Jan Tišnovský Publisher: Source: Jennifer Kennard

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Typ no. 5 magazine cover 1948

The typ journal was published in Prague and aimed at the printing industry in Czechoslovakia in the first half of the last century. Year: 1948 Designer: Publisher: Source: Jennifer Kennard

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Typ no. 3 magazine cover 1948

The typ journal was published in Prague and aimed at the printing industry in Czechoslovakia in the first half of the last century. Year: 1948 Designer: J. Béza Publisher: Source: Jennifer Kennard

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Typ no. 2 magazine cover 1948

The typ journal was published in Prague and aimed at the printing industry in Czechoslovakia in the first half of the last century. The covers are printed 2 colors, always with spare, but…

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Red Army soldier stamp series by Leo Gajdzica 1945

Czechoslovak stamp series in three denominations featuring a Red Army soldier. Year: 1945 Designer: Leo Gajdzica Printing process: lithography Source: Oliver Tomas

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Škoda trucks advertising poster by František Kardaus

Advertising poster for Škoda model 806 and 906 trucks by František Kardaus. Year: c. 1946-58 Designer: František Kardaus Source: Flickr

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