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Lesotho
Christmas 1981
Set of six, one stamp reproduces painting Santa at the Globe (1926) by Norman Rockwell.

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International Year of Light
September 2, 2015
The design shows light and light waves over a globe.

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A rocket circling a globe is shown on this Yugoslavian advertising label for the Third International Technology Fair held in Belgrade from August 23 to September 2, 1959.

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Berlin issued this stamp on August 11, 1988 to publicize the annual meetings of the Boards of Governors of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank Congress held in Berlin.

The global depiction appears to be a slight variation of the Werner Projection developed by Johannes Stabius round 1500. Antarctica is not shown.

From Wikipedia, "Parallels are equally spaced concentric circle arcs. Distances from the North Pole are correct as are the curved distances along parallels and distances along central meridians."

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50th Anniversary of the European Social Charter
September 12, 2011
The design shows a globe with flags of European countries.

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Liechtenstein issued this 90 Rp stamp in 2002 to recognize the selection of one of its Gymnasium/school's science projects to be included on a U.S. space mission.

The "spice bees in space" project was part of the ill-fated Columbia flight of 2003.

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Here is New Zealand's December 3, 1963 stamp commemorating the opening of the Trans-Pacific Telephone Cable.

Australia's similarly designed stamp for this occasion is shown on page 5 of this thread.

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March 9, 2020
A booklet of 12 stamps, one depicts Spherical Astrolabe by J-B Delure and J Pigeon.

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India issued this stamp (Sc #1739) on March 12, 1999 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Press Trust of India.

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The USA's Byrd Antarctic issue (Sc #733) of October 9, 1933 commemorates the admiral's 2nd Antarctic expedition. The stamp's globe presents some wildly inaccurate distortions of continents and oceans in order to show the routes of Byrd's various expeditions.

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Here is the $2 value (S.G. #860) from Singapore's November 20, 1996 set of for stamps commemorating the inaugural Ministerial Conference of World Trade. All values are of identical design with frames in different colors. Stamp design is the Conference logo.

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Here is a very recent (25 APR 2020, BALTIMORE MD 212) "globe" inkjet cancel from the USA.

Cancel reads, "A Celebration of the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day 1970-2020".


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