Stamps on Saint Elisabeth Von Thuringen -Germany 2007.

Stamps on Saint Elisabeth Von Thuringen -Germany 2007.

Germany has issued a 55c stamp on 800th Birth Anniversary of St Elisabeth Von Thuringen (1207-1231)  on 08 Nov 2007. She was a saint and a Princess of Hungary.

First Day Covers cancelled at Berlin is listed.

GERMANY 07 THURINGEN
GERMANY 2007- SAINT ELISABETH VON THURINGEN
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Stamps on Christmas -Germany 2007.

Stamps on Christmas -Germany 2007.

Germany has issued two stamps on Christmas on 08 Nov 2007. First Day Covers cancelled at Berlin is listed.

45+20c – Epiphany           55+25c-Nativity Scenes

GERMANY 07 XMAS 1
GERMANY 2007- CHRISTMAS -EPIPHANY
GERMANY 07 XMAS 2
GERMANY 2007- CHRISTMAS -NATIVITY SCENES

Church Bell Shaped Stamp – Miniature Sheet of Switzerland 2013

Church Bell Shaped Stamp – Miniature Sheet of Switzerland 2013

Switzerland issued a miniature sheet containing one stamp of  85 cent denomination in the shape of a church bell. It was issued to mark the Stamp day.

SWITZERLAND MS BELL
SWITZERLAND MS 2013- CHURCH BELL

Stamps on Mausoleum of Mohammad V  – Morocco 1971

Stamps on Mausoleum of Mohammad V  – Morocco 1971

Morocco issued a  stamp on Mausoleum of Mohammed V on 10 Nov 1971. This Mausoleum is a tomb and mosque built in memory of King Mohammed V by his son King Hassan II. Its construction started in 1962 and was completed in 1971.

It is a classic example of Alaouite dynasty’s architectural style. Apart from Mohammed V, it is the final resting place for his son King Hassan IIand Prince Abdallah. it is located in Yacoub Al Mansour Square in Rabat and is a holy place visited by many tourists.

A set of stamps was issued by Morocco on this Mausoleum on 10 Nov 1971.

MOROCCO
MOROCCO 1971 – MAUSOLEUM OF MOHAMMED V

Stamps on Battle of Malta – Malta 2005.

Stamps on Battle of Malta – Malta 2005.

Malta issued a set of stamps on Battle of Malta 23 Aug 2005. It was issued to mark the 60th anniversary of the end of World War II and Battle of Malta (1940-1942).

2c- Queue outside “Victory Kitchen” and ruins of Royal Opera House.

5c- Royal Navy Convoy under air attack.

25c- Anti-aircraft guns and St Publius Church, Floriana

MALTA WW1
MALTA 2005 – BATTLE OF MALTA

 

Stamps on Pope Benedikt XVI – Germany – 2007.

Stamps on Pope Benedikt XVI – Germany – 2007.

Germany has issued a stamp of  55c on 80th Birth Anniversary of Pope Benedikt XVI. He was born in Germany on 16 Apr 1927 and was elected Pope in 2005 and remained Pope till his resignation in 2013.

First Day Covers cancelled at Berlin is listed.

GERMANY FDC POPE
GERMANY FDC 2007 -POPE BENEDIKT XVI

Inland Letter Sheets of  Bhutan – 1998.

Inland Letter Sheets of  Bhutan – 1998.

Bhutan has issued the first Inland letter sheets similar to an aerogramme in Dec 1998. Another one was also issued in Dec 1998. It had the following features

  • It was a 3 Nu denomination InlandLetter Sheet.
  • The stamp design was the 3 Nu postage stamp issued in Oct 1992 to mark 30 Years of Bhutan Post.
  • It features a Postal runner approaching a village.
  • Overprinted on top centre with the logo “FREE POST CAMPAIGN 11-17 DECEMBER 1998”
  • The bottom portion shows a view of Paro Dzong.

BHUTAN INLAND LETTER SHEET

BHUTAN INLAND LETTER SHEET