Stamps on Battle of Malta – Malta 2005.

Stamps on Battle of Malta – Malta 2005.

Malta issued a set of stamps on Battle of Malta 23 Aug 2005. It was issued to mark the 60th anniversary of the end of World War II and Battle of Malta (1940-1942).

2c- Queue outside “Victory Kitchen” and ruins of Royal Opera House.

5c- Royal Navy Convoy under air attack.

25c- Anti-aircraft guns and St Publius Church, Floriana

MALTA WW1
MALTA 2005 – BATTLE OF MALTA

 

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Stamps on Hambach Festival– Germany 2007

Stamps on Hambach Festival– Germany 2007

Germany issued a stamp of 145 euro cent denomination on 03 May 2007 to mark the 175  Anniversary of Hambach Festival. The first May Feast at Hambach Castle was celebrated from 27 to 30 May 1832 at Hambach Castle near Neustadt in present-day Rhineland. It was a festival for German Unity.

Two first Day covers with different cancellations are listed.

GERMANY FDC HAMBURG
GERMANY FDC 2017- HAMBACH MAY FESTIVAL

 

Postmark on Neuland Lighthouse – Germany 2019.

Postmark on Neuland Lighthouse – Germany 2019.

Germany issued a new postmark on Neuland Lighthouse on 07 Jul 2019.A stamp on this Lighthouse was issued by Germany on 10 Aug 2006.

Neuland Lighthouse is located on the Baltic Coast in the German State of Schleswig-Holstein. It was active from 1918 to 1996. It stands on the western shore of Hohwacht Bay near the village of Behrensdorf. The Lighthouse was built in 1915/16 and is built with bricks with a height of 40 meters. The original lens was a Fresnel lens with a focus of 400 meters.

Neuland L/H | Germany 7 Jul 2019
POSTMARK NEULAND LIGHTHOUSE 2019

Stamps on Moyland Castle – Germany – 2007.

Stamps on Moyland Castle – Germany – 2007.

Germany has issued a stamp of  85c to mark 700th  Anniversary of Moyland Castle. This moated castle is located in Bedberg-Hau in the district of Kieve. It derives its name from a Dutch word Mooiland meaning “Beautiful Country”. It is also considered one of the most important neo-Gothic buildings. The building now is primarily a museum exhibiting the largest collection of works of artist Joseph Beuys (1921-1986).

First Day Covers cancelled at Berlin is listed.

Inland Letter Sheets of  Bhutan – 1998.

Inland Letter Sheets of  Bhutan – 1998.

Bhutan has issued the first Inland letter sheets similar to an aerogramme in Dec 1998. Another one was also issued in Dec 1998. It had the following features

  • It was a 3 Nu denomination InlandLetter Sheet.
  • The stamp design was the 3 Nu postage stamp issued in Oct 1992 to mark 30 Years of Bhutan Post.
  • It features a Postal runner approaching a village.
  • Overprinted on top centre with the logo “FREE POST CAMPAIGN 11-17 DECEMBER 1998”
  • The bottom portion shows a view of Paro Dzong.

BHUTAN INLAND LETTER SHEET

BHUTAN INLAND LETTER SHEET

 

Sharjah Arab Cultural Capital -Stamps of UAE 1998.

Sharjah Arab Cultural Capital -Stamps of UAE 1998.

UAE issued a set of stamps on Sharjah Arab Cultural Capital  20 Apr 1998. The stamps feature Cultural centres of Sharjah.

UAE SHARJAH CULTURAL
UAE 1998-SHARJAH CULTURAL CAPITAL.

Stamps on Jewish Center Munich – Germany – 2007.

Stamps on Jewish Center Munich – Germany – 2007.

Germany has issued a 55c  stamp on the opening of Jewish Center in Munich on 01 Mar 2007. The centre consists of Ohel Jakob Synagogue, The Jewish Museum and a Community centre.

First Day Covers cancelled at Berlin is listed.

GERMANY JEWISH CENTRE
GERMANY 2007- JEWISH CENTRE MUNICH