Paintings by Leonard Limousin – Miniature Sheet France 2015

Paintings by Leonard Limousin – Miniature Sheet France 2015

Leonard Limousin (1505-1577) was a French Painter the most famous of Limoges enamel Painters. France issued a miniature sheet with two stamps featuring his paintings on 27 Feb 2015. The paintings featured are

1.90 Euro – The Judgement of Paris

1.90 Euro – Sybille d’Erythree

FRANCE MS LIMOSIN
FRANCE MS 2015 -PAINTINGS BY LEONARD LIMOUSIN

Teapots on Stamps -Taiwan 1991

Teapots on Stamps -Taiwan 1991

Chinese people have known to like Tea from last thousand years. Taiwan (ROC) issued a set of five stamps on Teapots from the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644) & Ching Dynasty (1644-1911). These stamps were issued 18 Jan 1991. The Teapots featured are.

2 NT$ – Ming Dynasty Teapot . in underglaze blue. It has a bamboo stalk handle.

3 NT$ – Ming Dynasty Lustrous white Teapot. Two creeping dragon figures as handle and spout.

9 NT$ – Ching Dynasty Teapot with Landscape motif. Large mouth for long leaf green tea.

12 NT$ – Ching Dynasty Rectangular Teapot with Passion flower motif. the knob of the lid is in the shape of a ling chih fungus

16 NT$ -Ching Dynasty Rectangular Painted Teapot.

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TAIWAN FDC 1991- TEAPOTS
taiwan brochure teapots
TAIWAN TEAPOTS 1991 – BROCHURE

 

Ancient Chinese Enamelware on Stamps -Taiwan 1982

Ancient Chinese Enamelware on Stamps -Taiwan 1982

Taiwan (ROC) issued a set of stamps on ancient Chinese enamelware on 20 May 1982. Enamelling is said to have been introduced into China from Istanbul by Arabs. The Chinese term for enamelware “Fa lang” is derived from Fo-Lang-chi a medieval name for Istanbul.

NT $2.00 -Champlev enamelware-Plate & Cup – Chien-lung ware (1736-1795).

NT $5.00 – Cloisonne enamelware – Gold-plated Duck – Chien-lung ware (1736-1795)

NT $8.00 -Painted enamelware -Incense burner – Kang -hsi ware (1662-1722 AD)

NT $12.00 -Cloisonne enamelware – Milk-tea pot – Chien-lung ware (1736-1795 AD).The cylindrical piece has three sections . The spout and handle are shaped like a dragon.

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TAIWAN FDC 1982 -ANCIENT ENAMELWARE
taiwan brochure ancient enamelware
TAIWAN STAMPS ON ANCIENT ENAMELWARE 1982-BROCHURE

Stamps on Polish Chinaware and Ceramics -1981

Stamps on Polish Chinaware and Ceramics -1981

Poland issued stamps on Chinaware and Ceramics in 1981 & 1982.

15 Jun 1981 – 1 zl –  Kwan Vase 18th Century

20 Jan 1982 – 1 zl- Stoneware Plate

POLAND CERAMICS
STAMPS ON POLAND CERAMICS 1981

Spanish Porcelains and Ceramics on Stamps -1991

Spanish Porcelains and Ceramics on Stamps -1991

Spain issued a miniature sheet with four stamps on Spanish Porcelains & Ceramics. The stamps were issued 03 May 1991. The items featured are

25 pta – 17th Century Apothecary Jar from Talavera region. Talavera pottery is Spanish and Mexican Pottery from Talavera de la Reina.

25 pta-18th Century Figurine from Buen Retiro.This is near Madrid .Pottery was made from 1760 to 1808 by Capodimonte Potters.

25 pta-19th Century Pickman Jar from Seville.

25 pta-19th Century Plate from La Moncloa.

MS SPAIN 1991 - PORCELAINS & CERAMICS
MS SPAIN 1991 – PORCELAINS & CERAMICS

Handicrafts on Stamps -Miniature Sheet Afghanistan 1973

Handicrafts on Stamps -Miniature Sheet Afghanistan 1973

Afghanistan issued a Miniature sheet on Handicrafts on 29 Jan 1973.

7 AFGHANI -Ceramics

9 Afghanis – Embroidered Coat

12 Afghani – Coffee Set

16 Afghani -Decorated Boxes

MS AFGHAN COSTUMES
MS AFGHAN COSTUMES AND HANDICRAFTS 1973

Ching Dynasty Enamelware on Stamps – Republic of China (Taiwan) – 1984

Ching Dynasty Enamelware on Stamps – Republic of China (Taiwan) – 1984

Taiwan (ROC) issued a set of four beautiful stamps on Ching Dynasty enamelware on 20 May 1984. The enamel featured are

2 NT$ – Pot,Cup & Plate with Flower & Bird ,Painted enamel .Chien-lung ware (1736-1795),Ching dynasty.

3NT$ – Tsun,wine vessel on the back of a Phoenix,Cloisonne enamel. Ching Dynasty (1644-1911).

4NT$ -Tea Pot with chrysanthemum decor,painted enamel,Chien-lung ware (1736-1795),Ching dynasty.

18NT$ -Candle holder ,Cloisonne enamel. Chien-lung ware (1736-1795),Ching dynasty.

FDC TAIWAN MING
FDC TAIWAN 1984 – MING DYNASTY ENAMEL WARE