Folk Culture -Papua New Guinea 1974.

Folk Culture -Papua New Guinea 1974.

Papua New Guinea issued a set of stamps featuring Folk Culture. Two stamps on FDC are listed.

PNG FDC 1
PAPUA NEW GUINEA FDC 1974- FOLK CULTURE

$2- Date of Issue  07 Aug 1974   -Enga Sing Sing (Enga District)

6c -Date of Issue  07 Aug 1974 -Pig Exchange -Western Highlands.

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Primary Industries -Papua New Guinea 1971.

Primary Industries -Papua New Guinea 1971.

Papua New Guinea issued a set of four stamps on Primary industries. The issue date was 18 Aug 1971.

PNG FDC 2
PAPUA NEW GUINEA FDC 1971 -PRIMARY INDUSTRIES.

7c -Bartering Fish for Vegetable                     9c -Man Stacking Yams.

14c -Vegetable Market                                      30c- Highlanders cultivating Garden

French Open at Roland Garros – FDC France.

French Open at Roland Garros – FDC France.

The French Open Tennis Tournament is also known as Roland Garros & is now played at Stade Roland Garros in Paris, France. French Open was first played in 1891. It is a clay court tournament played over last week of May and early June. The 2019 edition will be played from 26 May 2019 to 09 Jun 2019. French open is the second of the four Grand Slam tournaments held every year. The Roland Garros stadium is named after the French aviator Roland Garros. The First French Open to be played at Roland Garros stadium was in 1928.

Rafael Nadal has won 11 French Open titles in Men’s Singles and Chris Evert has won Seven Women’s singles titles.

France issued a stamp to commemorate 50th Anniversary of Stade Roland Garros (1928-1978) on 27 May 1978.A FDC is listed.

FRANCE FDC ROLAND GARROS
FRANCE FDC ROLAND GARROS 1978.

British Architecture -Historic Buildings – Stamps of Great Britain 1978.

British Architecture -Historic Buildings – Stamps of Great Britain 1978.

The Royal Mail issued a set of four stamps and a miniature sheet on  British Architecture Historic Buildings. All the buildings were listed as World Heritage Sites. The stamps were issued on 01 Mar 1978. A FDC is listed.

9p-  The Tower of London                                10.5p- Holyroodhouse

11p- Caernarvon Castle                                     13p – Hampton Court Palace.

GB FDC HISTORIC BUILDINGS
GB FDC HISTORIC BUILDINGS 1978

 

Stamps of Liechtenstein -1978 -Buildings

Stamps of Liechtenstein -1978 -Buildings

Liechtenstein issued a set of stamps on Buildings in 1978. Two First Day covers from this set are listed.

35 ct – Date of Issue 01 Jun 1978 – Groups of Barns and Stables in Balzers.

50 ct – Date of Issue 02 Mar 1978 – Residence tower Balzers.

LEICHTENSTEIN FDC ARCHI
LIECHTENSTEIN 1978- BARNS IN BALZERS
LEICHTENSTEIN FDC ARCHI1
LICHTENSTEIN 1978-RESIDENCE TOWER BALZERS

Weiszsee Salzburg -Landscapes of Austria 1982

Weiszsee Salzburg -Landscapes of Austria 1982

Weiszsee means “White Lake”.It is a mountain Lake at 11,400 feet beside the Kaunertal Glacier road in Tyrol, Austria.

Austria issued a 14 sh stamp on Weiszsee in Salzburg on 27 Jan 1982 under the Landscapes series. A FDC is listed.

AUSTRIA FDC ARCHI 1982
AUSTRIA FDC 1982-WEISZSEE SALZBURG-WHITE LAKE

 

Villach-Perau -Landscapes of Austria 1977

Villach-Perau -Landscapes of Austria 1977

Villach is the seventh largest city of Austria and second largest city of the federal state of Carinthia. It is located along the Drava river near the Italian & Slovenian borders. It is the gateway to Villach Alps and the beautiful lakes Faak and Ossiach.

Austria issued a 6.50sh stamp on this Villach-Perau on 12 May 1977 under the Landscapes series. A FDC is listed.

AUSTRIA FDC ARCHI 1977
AUSTRIA FDC 1977-VILLACH LANDSCAPE