Stamps of Niue 1974 -Self Government

Stamps of Niue 1974 -Self Government

Niue issued a set of stamps to mark referendum for Self Government on 10 Oct 1974. The events featured on stamps are

4c – King Fataaiki              8c – Annexation Day      10c – Legislative Assembly Building

20c – Village Meeting.

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NIUE FDC 1974 -SELF GOVERNMENT

 

Elections in Papua New Guinea -1972

Elections in Papua New Guinea -1972

Papua New Guinea issued a set of two stamps on theme Constitutional Development and 1972 elections on 26 Jan 1972 (also Australia Day). The events featured on stamps are

7c – Papua New Guinea and Australia Flags.

7c – Papua New Guinea and Australia Coat of Arms.

FDC is listed.

Commemorative Coins of India -2018

Commemorative Coins of India -2018

Indian Mints have issued Five Commemorative Coins in 2018.

18 Mar 2018 – Nabakalebara – Coins of Rs 100 and Rs 10 – Mumbai.

29 Jun 2018 – P C Mahalanobis – Coins of  Rs 125 and Rs 5 – Kolkata

24 Dec 2018 – Atal Bihari Vajpayee – Coins of Rs 100 – Mumbai.

24 Dec 2018 – Paika Rebellion -Coins of Rs 200 -Mumbai

30 Dec 2018 – 75 Years of Tricolour in Andamans – Coin of Rs 75.

Flags on Stamps – Visit of Emperor of Japan to USA – 1975

Flags on Stamps – Visit of Emperor of Japan to USA – 1975

Emperor Hirohito and Empress Nagako visited USA in 1975 and Japan issued a set of two stamps on 14 Oct 1975 to commemorate this visit. The Stamps feature National Flags of Japan and USA.

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STAMPS ON FLAGS OF JAPAN & USA 1975

FDC Netherlands 1972 – National Flag

FDC Netherlands 1972 – National Flag

The Netherlands issued a stamp and FDC on 400th Anniversary of National Flag on 04 Jul 1972. The Flag originated under  William Prince of Orange in 1572. The Stamps were issued in two values 20c on 04 Jul 1972 and 25c on 01 Nov 1972.

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FDC THE NETHERLANDS 1972 – FLAG -20C STAMP

Miniature Sheet of Bhutan 1982 – Franklin Roosevelt

Miniature Sheet of Bhutan 1982 – Franklin Roosevelt

Bhutan issued a Miniature sheet on 15 Nov 1982 to commemorate 100th Birth Anniversary of Franklin D Roosevelt. It features the UN headquarters and US Flag.

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BHUTAN MS 1982 – FRANKLIN D ROOSEVELT

Miniature Sheet Suez Crossing – Egypt 1998

Miniature Sheet Suez Crossing – Egypt 1998

Operation Badr 1973 was the code name for Egyptian Military Operation to cross the Suez Canal and seize the Bar-Lev line of fortifications on 06 Oct 1973. In conjunction with Syrian attack on Golan Heights, this marked the start of Yom Kippur War. This Suez Crossing surprised the Israelis and is one of the most read and most famous battles ever fought.

Egypt issued an Imperf Miniature Sheet on 06 Oct 1998 to mark 25th Anniversary of Suez Canal Crossing.

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EGYPT MS SUEZ CANAL CROSSING 1998