World Heritage Sites of Malaysia on Stamps -2009

World Heritage Sites of Malaysia on Stamps -2009

Malaysia issued a miniature sheet with four stamps on UNESCO World Heritage Sites on 09 Apr 2009.

50 sen – Historic City of Straits of Malacca (World Heritage Site 2008)

50 sen – Taman Kinabalu, Sabah (World Heritage Site 2000)-First national Parks of Malaysia built in 1964. It is Malaysia’s First UNESCO Heritage sites. It is surrounded by Mount Kinabalu -the highest mountain on the Island of Borneo. This park is home to 4,500 species of Flora and Fauna including 326 Bird species.

50 sen – George Town,  Penang (World Heritage Site 2008)

50 sen – Taman Negara Mulu, Sarawak – Mulu National Park has one of the largest known Caves in the World.

MALAYSIA WORLD HERITAGE SITES
MALAYSIA MINIATURE SHEET 2009 -WORLD HERITAGE SITES

EUROPA 2011- Forests – Stamps of Northern Cyprus.

The Theme for Europa stamps in 2011 was Forests. It was the common design which also celebrated the International Year of Forests.

A Miniature sheet of Northern Cyprus on EUROPA – Forests is listed. This miniature sheet was issued on 16 May 2011 and 40,000 stamps of each were Printed. The theme on stamps were

Light shining down on a Ladybug in Forests

Light shining on a Pinecone in Forests

MS N CYPRUS EUROPA 2011
MS NORTHERN CYPRUS EUROPA 2011 -FORESTS.

Stamps on Portuguese Viticulture – 2004

Stamps on Portuguese Viticulture – 2004

Viticulture is a branch of horticulture. It is cultivation and harvesting of Grapes. Portugal issued a miniature of four stamps on PotugueseViticulture. It features Grapes and Vineyards. It was issued on 15 Oct 2004.

MS PORTUGAL VITICULTURE 2004 -VINEYARDS
MS PORTUGAL VITICULTURE 2004 -VINEYARDS AND GRAPES

 

Miniature Sheet Hong Kong China – Public Architecture 2016

Miniature Sheet Hong Kong China – Public Architecture 2016

Hong Kong Post issued a miniature sheet on 31 Mar 2016 to commemorate Public Architecture in Hong Kong. The buildings featured on stamps are

1.70 $ – Hong Kong Museum of Coastal Defence.

2.20 $ -Victoria Park Swimming Pool.

2.90 $ -Sai Kung Waterfront Park.

3.10 $- Tin Shui Wai Leisure & Cultural Building

3.70 $-Hong Kong Wetland Park

5.00 $- Services Departments Headquarters

MS HONG KONG ARCHI BLDGS
MS HONG KONG 2016 -PUBLIC ARCHITECTURE IN HONG KONG

 

Miniature Sheet Hong Kong China – Rainbow -2006

Miniature Sheet Hong Kong China – Rainbow -2006

Hong Kong Post issued a miniature sheet on 27 May 2006 to commemorate Hong Kong Post Participation in Washington 2006 International Stamp Exhibition.

The Miniature sheet combines many theme

  • Rainbow Colors
  • Children in Ethnic Costumes holding hands
  • Doves carrying letters in their beaks depict Postal Services connecting People
  • Bauhinia and American Beauty Rose -Floral emblems of HongKong and Washington DC.
MS HONG KONG RAINBOW
MS HONG KONG 2006- RAINBOW and other Themes

Stamps on Vincent Van Gogh Paintings – Bhutan 1991

Stamps on Vincent Van Gough Paintings – Bhutan 1991

Bhutan issued a set of stamps on Vincent Van Gough Paintings on 22 Jul 1991 on his 100th Death Anniversary.

Vincent Willem van Gogh (30 Mar 1853 -29 Jul 1890) was a Dutch painter who created 2,100 artworks including 860 oil paintings..His works include Landscapes, Potraits, Self-Portraits, still lifes.

BHUTAN VAN GOGH PAINTINGS
Stamps of BHUTAN VAN GOGH PAINTINGS 1991

1 Nu- Portrait of Woman in Blue

2 Nu-Head of an Old woman with White Cap (Midwife)

8 Nu- Vase with Hollyhocks

 

BHUTAN VAN GOGH PAINTINGS 1
STAMPS OF BHUTAN VAN GOGH PAINTINGS 1991

15 Nu – Vase with Daisies & Anemones

18 Nu – Fritillaries in  a Copper Vase

20 Nu – Woman sitting in Grass

30 Nu – Chrysantheums and Wild Flowers.

Pakistan – Belarus Joint Issue – National Parks -2016

Pakistan – Belarus Joint Issue – National Parks -2016

Pakistan issued a set of se-tenant stamps as a Joint issue with Belarus. The Theme of Joint issue was National Parks . Both the stamps had a face value of Rupees Twenty each.

Saiful -Muluk National Park Pakistan-The park was created in 2003 and centred around Saiful Muluk alpine Lake. It is located in Kaghan Valley in Khyber Northern Pakistan.The flora includes sub alpine conifer forests and fauna includes Snow leopard,Asiatic Black bear Indian Leopard and Lynx.

Narachanski National Park Belarus.-It is centred around Lake Narach .The fauna found here includes Red Deer, European Badger, raccoon dog,fishes and 200 plus species of Birds like Osprey and  Common crane.

FDC JT PAK BELARUS NAT PARKS
FDC PAKISTAN -BELARUS JOINT ISSUE – NATIONAL PARKS 2016