Monthly Archives: December 2012

A Flashback on Indian Stamps

In its long and diverse postal history, India has produced a huge number of postage stamps. These are produced primarily for mail postage and revenue. India’s postage stamps are created using a number of techniques including typography, line engraving, lithography, … Continue reading

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Combination Cover:Motilal Nehru

By Anurag Combination cover – a First Day Cover that has more than one stamp  design on the same theme.

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Kapitza Creates Kaleidoscope Flower Stamps for US Postal Service

London-based consultancy Kapitza has worked on a series of Kaleidoscope Flower stamps for the US Postal Service.Kapitza has developed illustrations for a set of four stamps, each featuring the same flower image in a different colour combination –  red and … Continue reading

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Brazil:New Stamp to Commemorate Lubrapex

Brazil has issued a stamp on the birth centenary of Jorge Amado, one of the most important authors of Brazilian literature.This stamp was issued to commemorate the 21st Luso-Brazilian Philatelic Exhibition . The stamp illustrates the figure of Jorge Amado … Continue reading

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Australia Issued Stamp on Paralympian of the Year, Jacqueline Freney

Australia Post recognized the outstanding achievements of Paralympic Gold Medallist and Paralympian of the year 2012 Jacqueline Freney by releasing a stamp. Freney was named Paralympian of the Year by the Australian Paralympic Committee.20-year-old Freney was the most successful paralympian … Continue reading

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12.12.12 Few More Creative Cover\’s

Posted by Hiren M Zaveri from Surat .12.12.12 at 12.00 HRS Poted by Dr.Pradeep Jain from Balod,Chhattisgarh. Posted by Stamp Sathi from Bhavnagar

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UAE Issued Stamps on Al Ahmadiya School

The Emirates Post Group presented an ornamental frame of stamps on the centenary of Al Ahmadiya School to His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai.The stamps, issued in … Continue reading

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Romania:New Stamps on Wild Cubs

On the postage stamp with the face value of 4.30 lei is illustrated the brown bear cub (Ursus arctos). The bear cubs are born at the end of winter and they do not leave the den for two or three … Continue reading

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Serbia Issued Stamps on Military Air Force

Serbia issued a set of stamps to celebrate the 100 years of creation and development of the Serbian Military Air Force, the century of the heroic life of the airmen in the fight for freedom of the people and the … Continue reading

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Medical Philately:Stamps on Albert Schweitzer

By Dr.Pradeep Jain

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