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In 1996, Postverk Føroya, the postal administration of the Faroe Islands, issued 19 stamps, including a miniature sheet of 3 stamps.

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SeaweedEdit

Date of issue: 12 February. Artist: Bárður Jákupsson.

View of Risin and KellinginEdit

Date of issue: 2 January, Photographer: Palle Hatting. This stamp was voted the most beautiful Faroese stamp of 1996 in a poll of Faroe Islands collectors.

Europe CEPT: Famous womenEdit

Date of issue: 15 April. Paintings by Sámal Joensen-Mikines of nameless women. Postverk Føroya decided to present the nameless seamen's wifes as the famous women to honour. FR 288 was voted the second most beautiful stamp of 1996.

Invasion BirdsEdit

Date of issue: 15 April. Artist: Astrid Andreasen.

Nordatlantex 1996 - children's drawingsEdit

Date of issue: 7 June. Artists: Búgvi, Guðrið and Herborg.

DefinitivesEdit

Date of issue: 7 June.

Janus KambanEdit

Date of issue: 16 September. Artist: Janus Kamban.

The Christians ChurchEdit

Date of issue: 4 November.

Stamps of the Faroe Islands
1975 (1-14) • 1976 (15-17) • 1977 (18-24) • 1978 (25-35) • 1979 (36-41) • 1980 (42-52) • 1981 (53-63) • 1982 (64-72) • 1983 (73-86) • 1984 (87-105) • 1985 (106-123) • 1986 (124-138) • 1987 (139-155) • 1988 (156-172) • 1989 (173-187) • 1990 (188-204) • 1991 (205-220) • 1992 (221-234) • 1993 (235-247) • 1994 (248-263) • 1995 (264-282) • 1996 (283-301) • 1997 (302-319) • 1998 (320-339) • 1999 (340-359) • 2000 (360-378) • 2001 (379-405) • 2002 (406-427) • 2003 (428-464) • 2004 (465-504) • 2005 (505-538) • 2006 (539-577) • 2007 (578-617) • 2008 (618-650) • 2009 (651-676) • 2010 (677-699) • 2011 (700-) 

Motifs: Birds • Churches • Europa • Faroe boats • History • Islands and coasts • Joint issue • Maps • Marine animals • Paintings • People • Plants • Sepac • Słania • Stamps by artists • Villages