Term: FDC cover
is a cover with post stamp canceled by either commemorative, specially
designed, pictorial, or regular postmark with date of official stamp
release, indicating the city and date where the item was first issued.
Depending on the policy of the nation issuing the stamp, official firs
tday postmarks may sometimes be applied to covers weeks or months after
the date indicated.Most Post Authoriry around the world designs cover
with similar design of the stamps, other uses regular covers fro FDC
Most of the covers shown on this page are from collection of
Admin of this site, some others are shared by friends of visitor of
this site, few others are downloaded from internet.
If you have any FDC not listed here, please share it scan with Admin of this site (600 dpi are preffered).
Many thanks to fellow collectors Jon Noad from Canada, Peter Brandhuber from Germany, Ivan Nazimov from Russia
who shared many scans of FDC from their collections with me.
"sa" are FDC of "self-adhesive" stamps ;
"gp" are FDC of "gutter pair" stamps ;
"used" are postal used FDCs
Click on the image to enlarge it.Undesired/"Pseudo stamps" are on grey background, when good one are on the black.