Stamps on National Bird Maya-Philippines  1993.

Stamps on National Bird Maya-Philippines  1993.

The Philippines issued a stamp on National Bird Maya on 09 Jul 1993. Maya or Red Maya or Mayang Pula was National Bird of Philippines till 1995 when Philippine Eagle was named as National Bird.

PHILIPPINES BIRD
THE PHILIPPINES 1993- NATIONAL BIRD MAYA

 

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Stamps on Battle of Malta(2) – Malta 2005.

Stamps on Battle of Malta(2) – Malta 2005.

Malta issued a set of stamps on Battle of Malta 23 Aug 2005. It was issued to mark the 60th anniversary of the end of World War II and Battle of Malta (1940-1942).

51c- Pilots scrambling, Hurricane, Spitfire & Sea Gladiators

One Pound – Tanker “Ohio” & unloading of Supplies at Grand Harbour Au

MALTA-BATTLE OF MALTA
MALTA 2005- BATTLE OF MALTA.

 

Stamps on Battle of Malta – Malta 2005.

Stamps on Battle of Malta – Malta 2005.

Malta issued a set of stamps on Battle of Malta 23 Aug 2005. It was issued to mark the 60th anniversary of the end of World War II and Battle of Malta (1940-1942).

2c- Queue outside “Victory Kitchen” and ruins of Royal Opera House.

5c- Royal Navy Convoy under air attack.

25c- Anti-aircraft guns and St Publius Church, Floriana

MALTA WW1
MALTA 2005 – BATTLE OF MALTA

 

Stamps on Hambach Festival– Germany 2007

Stamps on Hambach Festival– Germany 2007

Germany issued a stamp of 145 euro cent denomination on 03 May 2007 to mark the 175  Anniversary of Hambach Festival. The first May Feast at Hambach Castle was celebrated from 27 to 30 May 1832 at Hambach Castle near Neustadt in present-day Rhineland. It was a festival for German Unity.

Two first Day covers with different cancellations are listed.

GERMANY FDC HAMBURG
GERMANY FDC 2017- HAMBACH MAY FESTIVAL

 

State Flag of Louisiana – USA 1976.

State Flag of Louisiana – USA 1976.

The USA issued a set of 50 stamps on State Flags of States of the USA on 23 Feb 1976. We are listing them in Alphabetical order of States name. All stamps are 13 cents denomination.

Louisiana State Flag –  The First State flag of Louisiana was adopted in 1912. It is modified in 2010. The Flag displays a White Pelican nurturing its young by tearing at its own breast (signified  by three drops of blood ) with a white banner below containing the state motto in blue (Union, Justice and Confidence)

A First Day Cover is listed, it shows Kentucky State Flag. It features the First Stars and Stripes.

USA FLAGS LOUISIANA
USA 1976- FLAG OF LOUISIANA

State Flag of Kentucky – USA 1976.

State Flag of Kentucky – USA 1976.

The USA issued a set of 50 stamps on State Flags of States of the USA on 23 Feb 1976. We are listing them in Alphabetical order of States name. All stamps are 13 cents denomination.

Kentucky State Flag –  The First State flag of Iowa was adopted in 1962. The Flag features the State Seal on a field of blue. The seal is in centre with the motto “United we Stand, Divided We Fall”. Above the trigs of Goldenrod is the Commonwealth seal and Words “Commonwealth of Kentucky”

A First Day Cover is listed, it shows Kentucky State Flag. It features the celebrations on the admission of Statehood.

USA FLAGS KENTUCKY
USA 1976- STATE FLAG OF KENTUCKY.

State Flag of Kansas – USA 1976.

State Flag of Kansas – USA 1976.

The USA issued a set of 50 stamps on State Flags of States of the USA on 23 Feb 1976. We are listing them in Alphabetical order of States name. All stamps are 13 cents denomination.

Kansas State Flag –  The First State flag of Iowa was adopted in 1927. The Flag features the State Seal on a field of blue. Above the seal is the state crest the Sunflower- State flag of Kansas. It is resting on a twisted blue and gold bar that represents the Louisiana purchase. Below the seal, KANSAS in capitals is written in yellow. In the sky are thirty-four stars (Kansas was 34th state).

A First Day Cover is listed, it shows Kansas State Flag.

USA FLAGS KANSAS
USA 1976 – KANSAS STATE FLAG.