Olympic Gifts Philatelic Souvenirs – France 1991

Olympic Gifts Philatelic Souvenirs – France 1991

A Marianne Phrygian cap stamp was issued on 02 Oct 1991 with a label reading Olympic Gifts Philatelic Souvenirs. The stamp was designed by Louis Briat and engraved by Claude Jumelet for La Poste.

FRANCE MARIANNE WITH OLYMPIC LABEL
FRANCE 1991-MARIANNE WITH OLYMPIC LABEL

 

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Special Cover India – JAMPEX 82 

Special Cover India – JAMPEX 82

A Set of two covers were released to commemorate JAMPEX 82 Philatelic exhibition. The covers feature

16 Mar 1982 – Basoli Miniature

17 Mar 1982 – Char Chinar in Dal Lake.

INDIA S CVR JAMPEX 82 BASOLI
INDIA SPECIAL CVR JAMPEX 82 BASOLI MINIATURE
INDIA S CVR JAMPEX 82 CHAR CHINAR
INDIA SPECIAL CVR JAMPEX 82 CHAR CHINAR

Special Cover India 1997 – Thiru Annamalaiar Temple at Tiruvannamalai

Special Cover India 1997 – Thiru Annamalaiar Temple at Tiruvannamalai

Annamalaiar Temple or Arunachalesvar Temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to deity Shiva. It is located at the base of Arunachala Hill in the town of Thiruvannamalai in Tamil Nadu. The Present Structure was built by Chola dynasty in the 9th Century. It is built on Dravidian architecture.

A Special cover was issued on 12 Dec 1997.

INDIA SPECIAL COVER ANNAMALAI TEMPLE
INDIA SPECIAL COVER 1997- ANNAMALAIAR TEMPLE

Coat of Arms – Dominican Republic -1983

Coat of Arms – Dominican Republic -1983

The Dominican Republic issued a stamp on 24 Oct 1983 on the 125th Anniversary on Coat of Arms Freemasons. A FDC is listed. The FDC is autographed. Can someone identify the autographs ?

DOMINICA FDC
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC FDC1983 -COAT OF ARMS FREEMASONS

Stamps of Niue -25th Anniversary South Pacific Commission.

Stamps of Niue -25th Anniversary South Pacific Commission.

Niue issued a set of Four stamps to commemorate 25th Anniversary of South Pacific Commission on 06 Sep 1972. The Stamps feature

4c -Alofi Wharf    5c – Health Service  6C- School Children 18c -Cattle and Dwarf Palms.

NIUE FDC DEFS
NIUE FDC DEFS 1972

 

Flora on Stamps – France 1992

Flora on Stamps – France 1992

On 12 Sep 1992 La Poste issued a set of four stamps on Flowers under the theme Flora. The Flora featured on stamps are

2f – Pancratium Maritimum or Sea Daffodil

3F -Drosera rotundifolia or Round-leaved Sundew

4F -Orchis Palustris -Orchid native to Central and Western Europe

5F -Nuphar Luteum or Yellow water-lily.

FRANCE FLOWERS 92
FRANCE FLOWERS 1992

Fauna on Stamps – France 1991

Fauna on Stamps – France 1991

On 14 Sep 1991 La Poste issued a set of four stamps on Animals under the theme Fauna. The Fauna featured on stamps are

2f – Brown Bear    3F -Hermann’s Tortoise   4F -Eurasian Beaver 5F -Common Kingfisher.

FRANCE ANIMALS 91
FRANCE ANIMALS 1991