Symbol of Love – Stamps on Roses Thailand 2015-Valentines Day

Symbol of Love Stamps on Roses Thailand 2015

Thailand issued a stamp on 09 Feb 2015 on theme Symbol of Love and Valentine’s day. It was printed with perfumed ink and rose variety named “Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn” depicted to mark 60th Anniversary of HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn.

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PRINCESS MAHA CHAKRI SIRINDHORN ROSESTAMPS OF THAILAND 2015

Heritage Mysore Post Cards – Kings & Mysore Palace – India 2014

Heritage Mysore Post Cards -India 2014

India Post issued a set of 10 Post Cards on Mysore Heritage in 2014.

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MYSORE KINGS

Maharaja Sri Nalvadi Krishnaraja Wodeyar IV, his brother Yuvaraja Kanthirava Wodeyar and Nephew Sri Jayachamarajendra Wodeyar in the Golden Howdah on caparisoned palace elephant, attended by royal dignitaries and courtiers. The Chamundi Hills form a backdrop to this mural in the Kalyana Mantapa of the Mysore Palace.

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HERITAGE MYSORE POSTCARDS- MYSORE PALACE

A Magnificent structure in Indo-Sersanic style- The Mysore Palace construction was started in Oct 1897 and completed in 1912. It is now open to Public.

Bikaner State Revenue Receipt Stamp – Perforation Shift Error

Bikaner State Revenue Receipt Stamp – Perforation Shift Error

Bikaner State Revenue Receipt Stamp Type 35 1a Pair – Perforation Shift Error is listed

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BIKANER STATE REVENUE RECEIPT STAMP 1A- PERFORATION SHIFT ERROR

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

 

Stamps on War of Liberty – GDR 1963

Stamps on War of Liberty – GDR 1963

The German Campaign was fought in 1813. The members of Sixth Coalition fought a series of Battles in Germany against French Emperor Napoleon, which liberated the German States from the domination of First French Empire. The high point of the allied strategy was the Battle of Leipzig in Oct 2013. This Leipzig campaign is also known as the Battle of Nations. in early 1814 Allied coalition invaded France Napoleon abdicated and war came to an end formally with the signing of Treaty of Paris in May 1814.

GDR/DDR/East Germany issued a set of Five stamps on 10 Oct 1963 to Commemorate 150th Anniversary of War of Liberty. The stamps feature the following.

5 Pf – Graf Von Gneisenau or August Neidhardt Von Gneisenau (27 Oct 1760 -23 Aug 1831) was a Prussian Field Marshal who played a prominent part in Battle of Nations.

Gebhard Leberecht Von Blucher (16 Dec 1742-12 Sep 1819) was a Prussian General & Field Marshal who led his army against Napoleon I at the Battle of Nations Leipzig 1813 and Battle of Waterloo 1815.

25 Pf – Clear Lutzows Crowd before the Fight.

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STAMPS OF GDR 1963 -WAR OF LIBERTY 1813

10 Pf – Cossack and Landwehrkanal in Berlin.

20 Pf -Ernst Moritz Arndt ( 26 Dec 1769-29 Jan 1860) -German Nationalist and Poet . Fought against Napoleonic domination.

Reichsfreiherr vom und zum stein known as Baron Vom Stein was Prussian Statesman whose Prussian reforms paved the way for Unification of Germany. After the Battle of Leipzig in 1813 became head of the Council for the administration of re-conquered German Countries,

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STAMPS OF GDR – BATTLE OF LEIPZIG 1813

40 Pf – G Von Scharnhorst (1755-1813) was a Hanoverian born Prussian General who took part in Napoleonic Wars.

Prince Kutusow (1745-1813) -Field Marshal in Russian Army, he was one of the best Rusian Generals. took part in Russo-Turkish Wars and Napoleonic Wars

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STAMPS OF GDR 1963- WAR OF NATIONS – SCHARNHORST & KUTUSOW

The Cover Design on all three Covers features the Monument to the Battle of Nations in Leipzig built in 1913.

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

Miniature Sheet of Morocco on Tangier Speech 1947

Miniature Sheet of Morocco on Tangier Speech 1947

On 09 April 1947 King Mohammed V delivered a speech at Tangier calling for Independence of Morocco. A Miniature sheet was issued by Morocco on 09 April 1987 to commemorate 40th Anniversary of Tangier Speech.

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MINIATURE SHEET MOROCCO 1987 – TANGIER SPEECH BY KINH MOHAMMED V