The Wimbledon Museum -Special Cover & Cancellation
The Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum is the largest Tennis Museum in the World The Museum was inaugurated at Championships Centenary event in 1977. In 2006 a brand new Museum was inaugurated inside the grounds of All England Club. The highlights of Museum are
Wimbledon Whites -The Fashion Dresses
The Kenneth Ritchie Wimbledon Library
A Special Cover was released to mark the Inauguration of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum in 1977 and a Special Cancellation on an Aerogramme addressed to India.
Declaration of Malacca as Historic City -Stamps of Malaysia 1989
Malaysia issued a set of three stamps on declaration of Malacca as Historic City on 15 Apr 1989.A FDC is listed.
20c- Sultan’s Palace – The Melaka Sultanate Palace Museum is a Museum located in Melaka (Malacca) City. The building is a modern reconstruction of the palace of Malacca Sultanate. The museum building was constructed in 1984.
20c – Memorial Pengisytiharan Kemerdekan (Proclamation of Independence Memorial) is a museum in Malacca established in 1912.It is house in an elegand Dutch mansion with two golden onion shaped domes. Exhibits records of malay Sultanate,malysian Independence and its progress till now.
$1 – Porta de Santiago (A Famosa) is an old Portuguese Fortress in Malacca.it is oldest surviving European Architecture in Asia which was built in 1511 under the command of Alfonso de Albuquerque.The tiny gate which is now called A Famosa is what survives of a massive fort.
Portugal – Turkey Joint Issue of stamps 2009 – Porcelain Ceramics
Portugal issued a set of two stamps as Joint Issue Stamps between Portugal & Turkey .The Stamps are devoted to old earthenware and ceramics, with blue ornaments characteristics of two countries. The issue coincided with the Visit of Caraco Silva ,President of Portugal to Turkey from 11-15 May 2009 and stamps were issued on 12 May 2009.
One stamp features a Portuguese Ceramic Vase(17th Century) part of the collections on National Museum Machado de Castro ,one of the most important art museums of Portugal located since 1913 in the former Bishop’s Palace in Coimbra.
The second stamp features the Iznik Faience’s Mosque lamp (16th Century) exhibited at Istanbul Archaeological Museum.
National Museum Of History and Art Luxembourg – Stamps of Luxembourg 2015
Luxembourg issued a set of three beautiful stamps on National Museum of History and Art (MNHA) Luxembourg. It is located in Luxembourg City ,Southern Luxembourg. It is dedicated to displaying artworks and artifacts from all epochs of Luxembourg History.
The three stamps feature
0.70 Euro – Image of the Wiltheim Wing which opened in 2015.
0.95 Euro – Rare Silver Tea Caddy in the Regency Style by Johann Michael Kutzer(1700-1760).
1.30 Euro – The Helios sculpture designed in 1926 for the Robj Company.It shows the Sun God in Greek Mythology steering the Sun Chariot into the Sky.