Swedish Postal Museum
- Lilla Nygatan 6, T-Gamla Stan, Stockholm, Sweden
The Swedish Postal Museum opened in 1906. It has an extensive philatelic library, objects related to the history of the post, archival material related to Swedish postal history, as well as a large philatelic collection.
Two used specimens of the 'Post Office Mauritius' stamps were donated to the Museum by Swedish-American collector Hans Lagerloef in 1927. The Museum considers these its greatest treasures.
- One penny and two pence 'Post Office' stamps, both used, donated to the Swedish Postal Museum by Hans Lagerloef.
Prepared by: Helen Morgan
- Bäckström Pia, Larsson, Marianne, and Sylwan, Björn, Remarkable! On Stamps, Postcards and Collecting, Postal Museum Publication No. 46, Postal Museum, Sweden, 2000. [ Details... ]
- Mattson, Robert, The History of the Stamp: Introduction to the Stamp Floor, Postal Museum, Sweden, 1991. [ Details... ]
Created: 11 April 2006, Last modified: 25 November 2008