Stamps on Memorial Day Israel 1991.

Stamps on Memorial Day Israel 1991.

Israel issued a stamp on Memorial Day on 09 Apr 1991. The stamp features the Intelligence Services Memorial at G’lilot, North of Tel Aviv. This memorial (CSS) was inaugurated in July 1985. The memorial is in form of a labyrinth built from sandstone.

A FDC is listed cancelled at Ramat Hasharon is located on Israel’s central coastal strip.

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ISRAEL FDC 1991 -MEMORIAL DAY

Stamps on Centenary of Hadera – Israel 1991.

Stamps on Centenary of Hadera – Israel 1991.

Israel issued a stamp on Centenary of Hadera on 19 Feb 1991. Hadera was founded in 1891 by Jewish immigrants from Lithuania & Latvia. It is located in Haifa District of Israel and lies along Israeli Mediterranean Coastal Plain.

FDC is listed

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ISRAEL FDC 1991 – CENTENARY OF HADERA

Traditional Architecture -Taiwan 1997

Traditional Architecture -Taiwan 1997

A Set of Four stamps on Traditional Architecture issued by Taiwan on 09 Apr 1997.

5 NT$ – Decorated Door

5 NT$- Gable Wall

10 NT$- Carved Brick

19 NT$- Column Dragon.

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TAIWAN FDC 1997 -TRADITIONAL ARCHITECTURE

Stamps on Hebrew Reali School Haifa – Israel 2013

Stamps on Hebrew Reali School Haifa – Israel 2013

Hebrew Reali School Haifa,Israel was established by Arthur Biram. Ezer Weizman (1924-2005) 7th President of Israel was an Alumni of this School. Israel issued a stamp on 05 Feb 2013 to commemorate its Centenary.

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STAMPS OF ISRAEL 2013 -CENTENARY OF HEBREW REALI SCHOOL HAIFA

Revenue Stamps of Bhutan – 1954 -2018

Revenue Stamps of Bhutan – 1954 -2018

Revenue stamps have been issued by Bhutan in 1954, 1966/67 and 1996.

1954 – Four Revenue stamps in Tibetan Currency – 1 Trangka Blue, 2 Trangka Red, 4 Trangka, Green and 8 Trangka, Orange. These stamps were also made valid for Postage as on 01 Jan 1955/28 Sep 1955 until the introduction of postage stamps in 1962, but appear to have been used till 1964 /1988. A 1 Trangka stamp surcharged with Indian currency 10np is talked about but it seems to be a fake.

1966/67 – Two revenue stamps in Bhutan Currency 10 Chetrum (red colour), 25 Chetrum (Jade Colour). In 1967 another three revenue stamps in 20 Chetrum, 1 Nu & 5 Nu. All of them were printed at Indian Security Press Nashik(then Nasik). In the early 1970s, the 10 Ch stamp was surcharged officially in Purple to 15 Ch.

1996 – on 12 Jan 1996, The Ministry of Finance issued the following stamps

Revenue stamp – 1 Nu -Red Colour.

Three Non-Judicial Stamps – 10 Nu Brown, 100 Nu Purple, 500 Nu Pink.

Four Judicial Stamps – 5 Nu Green, 20 Nu Blue,50 Nu Orange, 100 Nu Yellow.

Post 1996 – Two Revenue/Judicial/Non- Judicial stamps are being listed which have been Printed by Cartor Security Printing France possibly post 1996. 10 Nu in Green and 5 Nu in Red. Any other details are welcome from anybody.

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BHUTAN 10 NU REVENUE
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BHUTAN 5 NU REVENUE -CARTOR SECURITY PRINTING

 

 

 

Stamps of Bhutan 2006- 50th Anniversary of EUROPA.

Stamps of Bhutan 2006- 50th Anniversary of EUROPA.

In 2006 EUROPA celebrated its 50th Anniversary. Several Countries outside EUROPA also issued stamps to mark this event. Bhutan issued a set of two stamps and a Miniature sheet in 2006 to mark 50th Anniversary of EUROPA Stamps.

150 Nu – Jakar Dzong – The current Dzong was built in 1667 overlooking the Chokhor Valley. Its official name is Yuelay Namgyal Dzong in honour of Victory over the troops of Tibetan ruler Phuntso Namgyal.

250 Nu – Archery- National Sports of Bhutan.

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BHUTAN 2006 – JAKAR DZONG -EUROPA 50 YEARS
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BHUTAN 2006 – ARCHERY -EUROPA 50 YEARS

 

Stamps of Bhutan – Handicrafts and Craftsmen – 1975.

Stamps of Bhutan – Handicrafts and Craftsmen – 1975.

On 17 Dec 1975 Bhutan issued a set of nine stamps and one miniature sheet on Handicrafts and Craftsmen.

1 Ch – Jewelry     2 Ch- Coffee Pot, Hand Bell & Sugar Dish   3 Ch -Powder Horns

4 Ch- Filigree( Delicate Jewellery Metalwork),  Pendants and Box Cover

5 Ch – Painter.

A Cover cancelled at Phuntsholing is listed.

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BHUTAN 1975 – HANDICRAFTS