Miniature Sheet on 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi – India 2019.

Miniature Sheet on 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi – India 2019.

India issued a miniature sheet with six se-tenant stamps of Rs 25 each to commemorate the 150th Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi on 02 Oct 2019. The stamps are printed with decorative margins.

Rs 25 – Gandhi as a Child    Rs 25 – Gandhi as a student and attorney

Rs 25 – Gandhi with Wife    Rs 25 – Gandhi with Spinning Wheel   Rs 25 – Gandhi later Years        Rs 25 – The Three monkeys “Speak no evil, See no evil, hear no evil” and Einstein, Mandela.

INDIA MS 2019-GANDHI
INDIA MS 2019-150th BIRTH ANNIVERSARY MAHATMA GANDHI.

Miniature Sheet HAFNIA 87 – Denmark 1987

Miniature Sheet HAFNIA 87 – Denmark 1987

Denmark issued a miniature sheet with a stamp to commemorate the International Stamp Exhibition HAFNIA 87 on 27 Aug 1987 at Copenhagen. It features 9125k Denmark Stamp, Steam Locomotive & Mail Wagon. The Souvenir sheet was sold only in combination with entrance -engraved by Czeslaw Slania. Print Quantity -228,648 and Face Value 45 Danish Kroner.

A FDC with the miniature sheet is listed.

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DENMARK MS FDC 1987 – HAFNIA 87 INTERNATIONAL STAMP EXHIBITION.

Indians in First World War  – Major Battle Theatres -Miniature Sheets India 2019.

Indians in First World War  – Major Battle Theatres -Miniature Sheets India 2019.

India issued a set of Stamps on 20 Aug 2019 to Honour Indians in the First World War. A Miniature sheet containing four stamps was issued featuring Major Battle Theatres.

Rs 5 -Mesopotamia   Rs 5 – France & Belgium  Rs 5 -East Africa  Rs 15 -Galipoli

INDIA MS BATTLE THEATRES
INDIA MS 2019 -MAJOR BATTLE THEATRES

Stamps on Old Rhine Bridge – Switzerland 2008

Stamps on Old Rhine Bridge – Switzerland  2008

Switzerland issued a stamp on Old Rhine Bridge between Germany and Switzerland on 04 Sep 2008. This is a combined road and railway bridge which was opened in 1938.

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SWITZERLAND 2008-OLD RHINE BRIDGE

Pro Juventute Stamps of Switzerland -2013-Railways

Pro Juventute Stamps of Switzerland -2013-Railways

Pro Juventute is a charitable foundation in Switzerland established in 1912. It is dedicated to supporting the rights and needs of Swiss children and Youth. Since 1913, the Swiss Post Office has been issuing an annual charity stamp series to support the work of  Pro Juventute. The Latin phrase “Pro Juventute” means “For the Children”.

Three stamps on Pro Juventute 2013 were issued on 14 Nov 2013.

85+40 ct – Locomotive “Rotter Pfeil”         100+50 ct -Locomotive “Crocodile”

100+50 ct – Locomotive “AE 6/6”.

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SWITZERLAND PRO- JUVENTUTE 2013- RAILWAYS LOCOMOTIVES.

 

 Stamps on Steam Locomotives – Bosnia & Herzegovina – 2012

Stamps on Steam Locomotives – Bosnia & Herzegovina –  2012

Bosnia and Herzegovina issued a miniature sheet of two stamps on 29 May 2012 on steam locomotives. The miniature sheet is in the shape of a locomotive. The Print run is 10,000 stamps of each.

1 Km- Steam Locomotives 55-99       1.5 Km – Steam Locomotive 83-180

BOSNIA MS RAILWAYS
BOSNIA MS 2012- RAILWAYS-STEAM LOCOMOTIVES

 

Special Stamps on Gotthard Base Tunnel– Switzerland 2016

Special Stamps on Gotthard Base Tunnel– Switzerland 2016

Switzerland issued a special pair of se-tenant stamps with a vignette to commemorate the opening of Gotthard Base Tunnel on 01 Jun 2016. The tunnel is the longest railway tunnel in the World with a length of 57 kilometres. It connects North (Erstfeld) of Switzerland to Bodio in the South.

Special Stamps– 28 million tonnes of material was removed from the mountains out of which 15 kilos of Gotthard rock went to Swiss Post. The Gotthard rock was ground into dust and then applied in this form to the 104 mm X 37 mm “Gottardo” special stamp using a particular kind of printing with special varnish.

The two stamps of 100 c each featuring the bridge show the relief of the Saint Gotthard Massif along with Alpine panorama and north and south portals. At each end of the tunnel stands an SBB locomotive, one in the colder north, depicted in blue, and the other in warmer south, depicted in yellow. The locomotive in North (Erstfeld) is an SBB Electric Locomotive Re 484 Cargo and locomotive in South (Bodio) is an SBB Re 460 Loco 2000.

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SWITZERLAND 2016- GOTTHARD BASE TUNNEL-SPECIAL STAMPS WITH ROCK DUST