APS Cover Oct 2019 – Platinum Jubilee Ordnance Depot Avadi.

APS Cover Oct 2019 – Platinum Jubilee Ordnance Depot Avadi.

APS Cover issued on 09 Oct 2019 to commemorate the Platinum Jubilee of Ordnance Depot Avadi.

APS Cover Ser No 32/19.

APS CVR 32-19 ORD AVADI
APS CVR 2019- ORDNANCE DEPOT AVADI

Se-Tenant Stamps Indo-Soviet Friendship – India 1990.

Se-Tenant Stamps Indo-Soviet Friendship – India 1990.

A pair of Se-Tenant stamps were issued by India Post on 16 Aug 1990 to mark Indo-Soviet Friendship. The stamps featured Children’s Paintings. An FDC cancelled at 1 CBPO is listed.

Rupee One – “Life in India” by Tanya Vorontsova

Rupees Six- “Kremlin Red Square” by Sanjay Adhikari.

INDIA FDC ST INDO SOVIET
INDIA FDC Se-Tenant 1990- INDO SOVIET Friendship.

Paintings of Petrov-Vodkin on Stamps -USSR 1978.

Paintings of Petrov-Vodkin on Stamps -USSR 1978.

The USSR issued a set of stamps to commemorate the Birth Centenary of painter KS Petrov-Vodkin on 16 Aug 1978.

6 Kopeck – “1918 Petrograd” painted in 1920.   10 Kopeck – ” Death of Commissar” 1928.

RUSSIA PAINTINGS 1
USSR 1978-PAINTINGS OF PETROV -VODKIN

Maxim Cards on Palanquins – India 2017.

Maxim Cards on Palanquins – India 2017.

India Post issued a set of  20 stamps in form of sheetlets on Means of Transport through ages on 25 Mar 2017. Four stamps each were issued on Palanquins, Bullock Cart & Horse Carriage, Rickshaw, Vintage Car and Public Transport. Each series contains a stamp in Rs 5, 10 , 15 & 25 denomination.

A set of 20 Maxim Cards was also issued. Maxim Cards on Palanquins are listed.

500 Paise -Long Palanquin                       1000 Paise – Meeana Palanquin

INDIA MC 17 PALANQUIN 1
INDIA MAXIM CARDS 2017-LONG PALANQUIN.
INDIA MC 17 PALANQUIN 2
INDIA MC 2017- MEEANA PALANQUIN.

1500 Paise – Boutcha Palanquin                  2500 Paise -Chowpaul Palanquin

INDIA MC 17 PALANQUIN 3
INDIA MC 2017- BOUTCHA PALANQUIN
INDIA MC 17 PALANQUIN 4
INDIA MC 2017 -CHOWPAUL PALANQUIN.

 

 

Stamps on National Ballet & Grand Theatre – Cuba 1988.

Stamps on National Ballet & Grand Theatre – Cuba 1988.

Cuba Issued Se-Tenant stamps on the 40th Anniversary of National Ballet and 150th Anniversary of Grand Theatre Havana on 28 Oct 1988.

The Cuban National Ballet is a classical Ballet Company based at Grand Theatre in Havana.It was founded by Cuban Ballerina Alicia Alonso along with her husband Fernando Alonso on 28 Oct 1948. The official school of the Company is Cuban National Ballet School. She passed away at the age of 98 on 17 Oct 2019.

The Grand Theatre Havana – It was built in 1914-15 by Engineers Purdy and Henderson and was designed by Belgian architect Paul Belau. It was built at the site of former Teatro Tacon -originally built-in 1838. It is home to Cuban National Ballet Company.

CUBA BALLET
CUBA 1988 -THE NATIONAL BALLET AND GRAND THEATRE HAVANA.

Stamps on People  – New Zealand 1989.

Stamps on People  – New Zealand 1989.

New Zealand issued a set of stamps on People on the theme New Zealand Heritage on 17 May 1989.

40c- Moriori – Moriori originated from Maori settlers from New Zealand mainland around 1500.              60c -Prospectors             70c -Settlers

NZ HERITAGE 1
NEW ZEALAND 1989 – PEOPLE

80c – Whalers            $1.05 -Missionaries               $1.30 -Maori

NZ HERITAGE 2
NEW ZEALAND 1989 -PEOPLE.

Stamps on Olympic Sports –Tokelau 1987.

Stamps on Olympic Sports  –Tokelau 1987.

Tokelau issued a set of stamps on Olympic Sports on 02 Dec 1987.

5c – Javelin            18c – Shot Put                32c – Long Jump.

TOKELAU SPORTS 1
TOKELAU 1987 -OLYMPIC SPORTS

48c – Hurdles             60c – Running                  75c – Wrestling.

TOKELAU SPORTS 2
TOKELAU 1987 -OLYMPIC SPORTS.