Barbados Festivals – Sheet of Barbados 2003

Barbados Festivals – Sheet of Barbados 2003

Barbados issued a sheet of 8 stamps with  Label on Barbados Festivals. The Sheet was issued on 24 Nov 2003 and contained all stamps in 45c denomination. The festivals featured are

45c -Oistins Fish Festival.Fisherman hauling in the catch.

45c – Barbados Jazz Festival. Saxophonist

45c – Crop over Festival. Costumed Man & Woman.

45c – National Independence Festival of Creative Arts.Dancers

45c – National Independence Festival of Creative Arts.Choir

45c – Crop over Festival. Three people in Costume.

45c – Barbados Jazz Festival.Bassist.

45c – Oistins Fish Festival. Fishboning.

MS BARBADOS FESTIVAL
MS BARBADOS FESTIVAL 2003- JAZZ FESTIVAL,CROP OVER FESTIVAL

 

 

Classic Folk Dances – Stamps of Singapore 1968

Classic Folk Dances – Stamps of Singapore 1968

Singapore issued a set of stamps on Classic Folk Dances & Mask Dances on 01 Dec 1968. The Dances featuring on stamps are

5c -Sword Dance        6c -Lion Dance      10c – Bharatnatyam

SINGAPORE DANCES 1
SINGAPORE CLASSIC FOLK DANCES 1968

15c – Tari Payong        20c – Kathak Kali             30c – Ling Chung & Lu Chih Shen

SINGAPORE DANCES 2
SINGAPORE CLASSIC FOLK DANCES -1968

50c -Tari Lilin          75c – Tarian Kuda Kepang              $1- Yao Chi

SINGAPORE DANCES 3
SINGAPORE CLASSIC FOLK DANCES AND MASK DANCES 1968

 

Miniature Sheet on Book Binding -Bhutan 1975

Miniature Sheet on Book Binding -Bhutan 1975

Bhutan issued a miniature sheet featuring a Book Binder on 17 Dec 1975. It was part of a series of stamps on Handicrafts and craftsmen.

MS BHUTAN 1975- TEXTILE PRINTER
MS BHUTAN 1975- Book Binder

Standing Beauties on Stamps -Japan 1979

Standing Beauties on Stamps -Japan 1979

Japan issued two se-tenant stamps on Standing beauties from Edo or Tokugawa Period (1603-1863). They belong to the Kaigetsudo School. The shogunate was officially established in Edo on 24 Mar 1603 by Tokugawa Ieyasu.

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STAMPS OF JAPAN 1979 – STANDING LADIES EDO PERIOD

Folk Costumes -East Germany 1964

Folk Costumes -East Germany 1964

GDR/DDR/East Germany issued a set of Stamps on Folk Costumes on 25 Nov 1964.

10pf – 2Stamps – Men and Women Folk Costumes from Spreewald (Southeast of Berlin)

20 pf – Women Folk Costumes from Thuringen

GDR COSTUMES
GDR COSTUMES 1964

Costumes of Tunisia -1987

Costumes of Tunisia -1987

Tunisia issued stamps on Costumes on 25 Dec 1987.

30 LSd – Costume from Tozeur.

150 LSd – Costume from Sfax.

TUNISIA 1987 COSTUMES
TUNISIA 1987 COSTUMES

Wedding Costumes of Tunisia -1985

Wedding Costumes of Tunisia -1985

Tunisia issued stamps on Wedding Costumes on 22 Oct 1985 and 25 Aug 1986.

50 LSd – Wedding Dress from Moknine.

40 LSd – Wedding Dress from Homt-Souk

TUNISIA 1985 WEDDING DRESS
TUNISIA 1985 WEDDING DRESS MOKNINE
TUNISIA 1986 WEDDING DRESS
TUNISIA 1986 WEDDING DRESS -HOMT -SOUK