Jersey -Millenium Last Day Cover Envelope 1999.

Jersey -Millenium Last Day Cover Envelope 1999.

JERSEY LAST DAY MILLENIUM COVER
JERSEY LAST DAY MILLENIUM COVER 1999.
JERSEY LAST DAY MILLENIUM COVER BACK
JERSEY LAST DAY MILLENIUM COVER 1999.
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Aerogramme India – Swan -Visit Tamil Nadu – 2001

Aerogramme India – Swan -Visit Tamil Nadu – 2001

Year of Issue -1999

Printing Press -India Security Press (ISP) Nashik

Denomination – Rupees 8.50

Stamp Design –Swan

Theme – Architecture, Tourism, Religious

Kanyakumari  – it is the southernmost city of India located in Tamil Nadu.It was earlier known as Cape Comorin. the notable landmarks are Vivekanand Rock Memorial and Thiruvalluvar Statue.

Advertisement – The advertisement on the aerogramme features Explore India in the Millennium Year. Visit Tamil Nadu .Kanyakumari

INDIA AERO KKUMARI
INDIA AEROGRAMME 1999- KANYAKUMARI
INDIA AERO KKUMARI1
INDIA AEROGRAMME 1999- KANYAKUMARI

Journey through 20th Century – Souvenir Sheet Belgium 1999.

Journey through 20th Century – Souvenir Sheet Belgium 1999.

Belgium issued a souvenir sheet containing 20 stamps of 17 Fr or 0.42 euro each on important people and events in the journey through 20th Century. The sheet was issued on 04 Dec 1999. The stamps feature

Pope John XXIII            King Baudouin     Willy Brandt         John F Kennedy

Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948)                    Martin Luther King (1929-1968)                                Vladimir Lenin (1870-1924)      Che Guevara       Golda Meir       Nelson Mandela

Olympics          Football                  Eddy Merckx        Chanson

Beatles     Charlie Chaplin      Tourism -Beaches    Musical Instruments, Music, Scouting

Herge, Cartoons    Philately

BELGIUM MS MILLENIUM
BELGIUM SOUVENIR SHEET 1999- THROUGH 20TH CENTURY

Sri Lanka Postcards -Birds -2000

Sri Lanka Postcards -Birds -2000

Sri Lanka issued a beautiful Postcard in 2000 of rupees two featuring a Bird. It was a Millenium issue (2000) and interesting to note that the initial cost of Rs 5.00 was overprinted as Rs 2.

 

SRI LANKA PC 2000 BIRD
SRI LANKA PC 2000 BIRD

Stamps on Children Paintings – China 2000

Stamps on Children Paintings – China 2000

China issued a stamp on Paintings selected in Children Design and Painting Competition. The stamp was issued to mark Millenium and released on 01 Jun 2000.

china millenium
CHINA MILLENIUM STAMPS

Last Total Solar Eclipse of Twentieth Century – Stamps of Great Britain 1999

Last Total Solar Eclipse of Twentieth Century – Stamps of Great Britain  1999

The Last Total Solar Eclipse of Twentieth Century took place on 11 Aug 1999. One of the places where it was visible was Great Britain. Great Britain issued a miniature sheet to commemorate this event . The 64Pence Hubble Telescope stampof 1999 Millennium series was featured in the Miniature sheet. The next near total solar eclipse will be visible from mainland Great Britain on 23 Sep 2090.

The FDC is listed with 64p stamp.

FDC GB TOTAL ECLIPSE
FDC GB TOTAL ECLIPSE 11 Aug 1999.

 

Last Total Solar Eclipse of Twentieth Century – Stamps of Iran 1999

Last Total Solar Eclipse of Twentieth Century – Stamps of Iran 1999

The Last Total Solar Eclipse of Twentieth Century took place on 11 Aug 1999. One of the best places on earth where it was visible remarkably was Tiran In Iran.

Iran issued a strip of Five stamps to  Commemorate this Astronomical delight on 11 Aug 1999. The different phases of Solar eclipse are featured on the stamps as we see the stamps from left to right –

Stamp No1 (extreme left)- Partial Eclipse

Stamp no 2 – Diamond ring at 2nd Contact

Stamp no 3 – Outer Corona

Stamp no 4 – Final Diamond Ring

Stamp no 5 – Partial Eclipse

These strip of Stamps postally used on a cover from Iran to India is listed

IRAN SOLAR ECLIPSE
STAMPS OF IRAN – TWENTIETH CENTURY LAST TOTAL SOLAR ECLIPSE -11 AUG 1999