Herons & Egrets of Namibia on Stamps -2016
A Set of five stamps was issued by Namibia on Herons and Egrets on 07 Jul 2016.
Standard Postage (Initial Value 3.70$) – Western Cattle Egret
Post Card Rate (Initial Value 6.80$)- Goliath Heron
N$ 7.00 – Squacco Heron
N$ 6.05 – The Green Backed Heron
N$ 8.20 -Black Heron
Sea Shells Post Card Stamps – USA 2017
USA issued a set of four stamps on sea shells as Postcard rate stamps (Postal value 35 cents) on 28 Jan 2017. The stamps were issued in mixed sheets of 20 stamps each.
The Four shells on stamps are The Alphabet Cone , Zebra Nerite , The Pacific Calico Scallop & The Queen Conch or Pink Conch.
Shells have been used as a piece of Jewelry ,Cooking Utensils, Currency,Lamps and Decorations.