Airmail Stamps on Olympic Posters – Cook Islands 1984.

Airmail Stamps on Olympic Posters – Cook Islands 1984.

The Cook Islands issued a set of eight stamps 08 Mar 1984 to commemorate 1984 Los Angeles Summer Olympics. Three of these stamps were Air Mail Stamps. All stamps featured Olympic Posters tracing the history of the Olympic Games.

A First Day Cover with eight stamps is listed.

72c- Olympic Poster 1936 Berlin Olympics        $1.20 – Olympic Poster 1932 Los Angeles Olympics            96c- Olympic Poster 1960 Rome Olympics.

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COOK ISLANDS 1984 -AIRMAIL STAMPS OLYMPIC POSTER
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Postcards of  Berlin – LUPOSTA 87

Postcards of  Berlin – LUPOSTA 87

A Postcard issued by Berlin on 25 Sep 1987 is listed. It Features Turbine Hall from AEG (1909) to mark 750th Anniversary of Berlin as the stamp design. This Postcard also commemorates the International Aero-Philately Exhibition LUPOSTA 87 held from 25-27 Sep 1987.

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BERLIN POSTCARD 1997 -LUPOSTA 87 & 750 YEARS OF BERLIN.

Airmail Postcards on Whales – Pygmy Right Whale – South Africa 1998.

Airmail Postcards on Whales – South Africa 1998

A set of Airmail Postcards have been issued by South Africa on Mammals and Whales on 23 Oct 1998. These are No Value Indicator Postcards ( issue value 1.30 Rand). These are WWF theme postcards on Worldwide Environment Protection.

Airmail Postcard -Pygmy Right Whale.

The  Pygmy Right Whale is the smallest of the Baleen Whales. Mostly found in Southern Hemisphere (South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Tasmania, Chile ).Longest male registered at 6.1 metres and female at 6.45 metres.

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SOUTH AFRICA AIRMAIL POSTCARDS 1998 -PYGMY RIGHT WHALE.
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SOUTH AFRICA AIRMAIL POSTCARDS 1998 -PYGMY RIGHT WHALE.

Airmail Postcards on Whales – South Africa 1998

Airmail Postcards on Whales – South Africa 1998

A set of Airmail Postcards have been issued by South Africa on Mammals and Whales. These are No Value Indicator Postcards ( issue value 1.03 Rand). These are WWF theme postcards on Worldwide Environment Protection.

Airmail Postcard -Minke Whale.

The Minke Whale is the second smallest of the Baleen Whales. Two classifications Common Minke Whale or Northern Minke Whale and the Antarctic Minke Whale or Southern Minke Whale. They are part of the Rorquals family that includes Humpback Whale, Fin Whale and Blue whale among others.IUCN red lists labels common minke whale as least concern.

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SOUTH AFRICA AIRMAIL POSTCARD 1998 – MINKE WHALE
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SOUTH AFRICA AIRMAIL POSTCARD 1998 – MINKE WHALE

 

Butterflies on Stamps – Lebanon 1965.

Butterflies on Stamps – Lebanon 1965.

Lebanon issued stamps on Butterflies on 12 Jul 1965.

30 Lebanese Piastre- Matron         35 Pia- Red Postman

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LEBANON 1965 -BUTTERFLIES

Ethiopia Birds on Stamps – 1966.

Ethiopia Birds on Stamps – 1966.

Ethiopia issued stamps on Birds on 15 Feb 1966. These were Airmail Stamps.

10c – Collared Kingfisher       25c- African Paradise -Flycatcher

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ETHIOPIA BIRDS 1966.

Ethiopia issued stamps on Birds on 29  Sep 1967. These were Airmail Stamps.

25c- Lesser Striped Swallow

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ETHIOPIA BIRDS 1967- LESSER STRIPED SWALLOW

Ethiopia Birds on Stamps – 1963.

Ethiopia Birds on Stamps – 1963.

Ethiopia issued stamps on Birds on 12 Sep 1963. It is an Airmail Stamp.

50c – White-cheeked Turaco.

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ETHIOPIA BIRDS 1963.