Category Archives: Themes
Diana: 20th Anniversary Gibraltar will Issue a setoff 4 stamps on 20th Anniversary of Diana, Princes of Wales. The stamps feature iconic B/W portraits of Diana posing against a dark background by Gemma Levine in 1995.Date of Issue:31 August 2017 … Continue reading
The world’s smallest stamp measures 8 mm by 9.55 mm or .315 inches by .376 inches. It was issued by Bolivar, a province of Columbia, in 1863 and is called the Bolivar 10c green.
New Zealand’s native birds have a unique history in terms of how and why they adapted into the mostly flightless species we are so well acquainted with today. A predominant lack of mammalian predators in the early days of their … Continue reading
The ASEAN Post, composed of member states postal administrations’ of Malaysia, Vietnam, Thailand, Singapore, Indonesia, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and the Philippines proudly releases the first omnibus joint stamp issue featuring the national flowers of each countries to commemorate the 50th … Continue reading
Korea has issued a set of stamps to mark 100 days in office of the President Moon Jae-in on 17th August 2017. Five million stamps issued, with prices from 330 won to 23,000 won depending on size. “The stamps were … Continue reading
150 Years Of The Abolition of the Death Penalty in Portugal Portugal was one of the pioneering countries in incorporating in its legal system a law to abolish the death penalty for civil crimes.On 26 June 1867, as part of … Continue reading
The kaleidoscope was invented in 1816 by Scottish scientist Sir David Brewster, and the patent was granted in 1817. Whereas the instruments themselves have become simplified and mass-produced in modern times, fascination remains constant some 200 years on. Six stamps … Continue reading
By Anil Kr Pujara India Post has released a set of 4 stamps and a miniature sheet on Caves of Meghalaya on 15th August 2017.The stamps depicts four caves Krem Blang,Krem Lymput,Krem Sydai and KremKhung. Krem Blang: A cave near … Continue reading
By Anil Kr Pujara India Post has issued a set of two stamps and a miniature sheet on the theme Beautiful India on 15th August 2017.(Denominatio 15 Rs each).Stamps are based on paintings crated by school children.