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First ship on Indian stamps was appeared in 1954.A stamp was released to commemorate the postage stamp centenary on 1st October 1954.This stamp depicts a ship ,an aero plane a train and a cycle mail runner.
Scene of the action: The region of Oberaargau at the northeasternmost tip of the canton of Berne, nestled between the Jura range and the Napf mountains. The river Aare ows majestically through pastures and elds, past green hills, fortified castles and lush meadows. … Continue reading
Its central motif, the number 25, although entirely flat, has been printed as a nano gravure with a kinaesthetic three-dimensional effect and in the spectrum of rainbow colours. Numbers marking the anniversary, 1991-2016, appear three-dimensionally, depending on the angle of … Continue reading
Guernsey:500 Years of Postal History The history of the postal service in the UK reflects the enormous societal and political change that has taken us from sixteenth century Tudor England to the United Kingdom today.The stamps depict some of the … Continue reading
250th Anniversary of the Repeal of the Stamp Act The U.S. Postal Service dedicated a Forever stamp souvenir sheet commemorating the 250th anniversary of the repeal of the Stamp Act in 1766. The Stamp Act was British legislation that proved … Continue reading
EXFILNA 2016 The Spanish National Philatelic Exhibition, EXFILNA 2016, will be celebrated this year. In its 54th edition, it will coincide with the 1st European Convention for Collectors (ECC) which takes place in Spain. This show embraces different areas of collecting, such as … Continue reading
New definitive stamps from Pitcairn Islands feature stamp-on-stamp designs of its first postage stamps.Pitcairn’s stamps debuted Oct. 15, 1940, and the new definitives were issued exactly 75 years later.Three of the stamps picture Fletcher Christian, the master’s mate who led … Continue reading
125th Birth Anniversary of Friedrich Kiesler The Austro-American architect, designer, painter and stage-set designer was born on 22 September 1890 to a Jewish family in Czernowitz. This visionary is still today regarded as an important model by modern architects and … Continue reading
Bangladesh has issued a stamp on 29th July 2015 commemorating 1st stamp issued on 29th July 1971.