The “École Privée Fieldgen” a Girls Boarding School, was founded by the Sisters of the Christian Doctrine in 1891. It is now celebrating its 125th anniversary. Today, the school is a modern and committed classic and technical high school that is oriented towards the future and teaches official programmes and prepares students for State exams. To celebrate the anniversary, 5 students from “École Privée Fieldgen” designed a stamp illustrating the development of a student from enrolment to graduation and its later professional issues.
post philately pays tribute to the federation des societes philateliques du luxembourg (federation of luxembourg's philately societies) with the issue of a miniature sheet of stamps made of natural silk
for the 80th anniversary of the fspl, post philately issued a stamp where the top layer of the paper contains 30g of natural silk per square metre. the yarn used to make this stamp are the finest in existence. the final result is an extraordinary, silky luminous stamp.
the beauty of the stamp can be appreciated by everybody, however, it is mainly aimed at stamp collectors and admirers from around the world.