Baroque Art – Stamps of Luxembourg – 1977

Baroque Art – Stamps of Luxembourg – 1977

Baroque art is a highly ornate and extravagant style of  architecture, art, music and sculpture that flourished in Europe from 1590 to 1720.
Luxembourg issued a set of two stamps 15 Sep 1977 on Baroque Art. The stamps feature

6 Franc – 18th century Statue of St Gregory the Great by Jean-Georges Scholtus.

12 Franc – 18th century Statue of St Augustine by Jean-Georges Scholtus.

FDC LUXEMBOURG BAROQUE ART
FDC LUXEMBOURG BAROQUE ART

Aerogrammes of Sultanate of Oman-Jabrin Palace

Aerogrammes of Sultanate of Oman-Jabrin Palace

Jabrin Palace – Jabrin is a small town in northeastern Oman near Nizwa & Jabal Akhdar Mountains. It is known for its Castle built by Yaruba Dynasty.

Mutrah Business District -A District located in Muscat province of Oman and  Port Qaboos Port is located in Muscat. It is  the main commercial port of Oman.

AEROGRAMME OF OMAN
AEROGRAMME OF SULTANATE OF OMAN- JABRIN PALACE & MUTRAH BUSINESS DISTRICT

Bridges on Stamps -Czechoslovakia 1978

Bridges on Stamps -Czechoslovakia 1978

Czechoslovakia issued a Souvenir Sheet on 10 Sep 1978. The stamp commemorates numerous events.

  • It features a Painting by Vincenc Morstadt (1802-1875).This Painting called Old Pargue was last sold at an art auction in Dorotheum,Prague.
  • It commemorates Praga 1978 -International Stamps Exhibition.
  • It Features a Bridge in Old Prague.
  • It also marks 60 Years of Czechoslovak Postage Stamps.
  • Souvenir sheet had a print run of 3,50,000.
CZECH PAINTING MS
MINIATURE SHEET ON PAINTINGS -BRIDGES – CZECHOSLOVAKIA 1978

Estonian Castles on Stamps – Estonia 1994

Estonian Castles on Stamps – Estonia 1994

Estonia issued a set of stamps on castles on 22 Feb 1994.

3.20 kr – Rakvere Castle- It has belonged to Danish Kings ,Livonian Order, Swedish and Polish States.History goes back to 12th Century.Destroyed in Polish -Swedish wars 1600-1629 now in ruins.

ESTONIA CASTLE
STAMPS ON RAKVERE CASTLE -ESTONIA 1994

 

Centenary of Marwari Hospitals Guwahati – Special Covers 2016

Centenary of Marwari Hospitals Guwahati – Special Covers 2016

Marwari Hospitals ,a muti speciality hospital, located in Guwahati was established in 1916 and completed its centenary in 2016. A special cover was released on 10 Jul 2017 at Guwahati to commemorate the milestone.

SPECIAL COVER MARWARI HOSPITAL
SPECIAL COVER MARWARI HOSPITAL GUWAHATI -2011

Special Cover on Jehangir Art Gallery – Golden Jubilee -2002

Special Cover on Jehangir Art Gallery – Golden Jubilee -2002

Jehangir Art Gallery was inaugurated on 21 Jan 1952 by the then Chief Minister of  Bombay State B G Kher and dedicated to the memory of Sir Cowasji Jehangir’s son Jehangir. It is an art gallery located in Mumbai at Kala Ghoda near Gateway of India. It was designed by G M Bhuta.

A Special Cover was issued on 18 Dec 2002 to mark its Golden Jubilee.

SPECIAL COVER INDIA-JEHANGIR ART GALLERY
SPECIAL COVER INDIA-JEHANGIR ART GALLERY – GOLDEN JUBILEE 2002

First Day Covers India Jul 2018 – 70 Years of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India

First Day Covers India Jul 2018 – 70 Years of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India

India Post issued a postage stamp in the denomination of rupees five  on 01 Jul 2018 on 70 Years of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (1949-2018). ICAI is the statutory body for regulating the profession of Chartered accountants in India.

A FDC with stamps is listed.

FDC INDIA ICAI 2018 A
FDC INDIA 2018 -INSTITUTE OF CHARTERED ACCOUNTANTS OF INDIA