Veteran and Vintage Cars of Australia on stamps – First Day Cover 1984

Veteran and Vintage Cars of Australia on stamps – First Day  Cover 1984

A set of Five stamps in a Vertical se-tenant strip of Five was issued by Australia on Veteran and Vintage Cars assembled in Australia. The stamps were issued on 14 Mar 1984. The cars built before Dec 1918 are Veteran Cars and those built between Dec 1918 and Dec 1930 are known as Vintage Cars.

The cars featured are

Thomson 1898- Veteran Car – The steam propelled Thomson buggy was a wholly Australian Car built by Herbert Thomson Engineering Works at Armadale, Victoria

Tarrant 1906- Veteran Car – Australian designed and built, Tarrant runabout was produced by Colonel Harley Tarrant at the Tarrant Motor and Engg Co Melbourne.

Australian Six 1919 – Vintage Car -Originally built by F H Gordon and Co, later produced by Australian Motors Ltd Ashfield, NSW.

Summit 1923 – Vintage Car -The four-cylinder Summit tourer was assembled by Summit motors of Sydney.

Chic 1924 -Vintage Car-Designed for Australian conditions assembled by “Chic” Cars limited of Adelaide.

A First Day Cover with five stamps is listed.

AUSTRALIA VINTAGE CARS
AUSTRALIA FDC 1984- VETERAN & VINTAGE CARS.
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Inaccessible Island Rail on Stamps – Tristan da Cunha 1981.

Inaccessible Island Rail on Stamps – Tristan da Cunha 1981.

Inaccessible Island is located in Tristan Archipelago in South Atlantic. Inaccessible Island Rail is a small bird of rail family found in Inaccessible Island. It is the smallest extant flightless bird in the World. It is considered Vulnerable by IUCN. Some 5,600 adult birds exist now.

Tristan da Cunha issued a set of four stamps of 10p each on Inaccessible Island Rail and its habitat.

10 p – The Eggs                                                         10 p- The Chicks

TRISTAN EGG BIRDS
TRISTAN da CUNHA 1981- INACCESSIBLE ISLAND RAIL.

10 p – Inaccessible Island Rail                            10 p- The Nest

TRISTAN EGG BIRDS 1
TRISTAN da CUNHA 1981- INACCESSIBLE ISLAND RAIL.

Jean de La Fontaine Fables – Stamps of France 1995.

Jean de La Fontaine Fables – Stamps of France 1995.

Jean de La Fontaine Fables are considered as French Classics. France issued a set of stamps on La Fontaine Fables. A strip of stamps with two vignettes on Jean de La Fontaine.

2.80 Fr – The Grasshopper and the Ant.          2.80 Fr – The Frog and the Beef

2.80 Fr – The Wolf and the Lamb                      2.80 Fr – The Crow and the Fox

2.80 Fr – The Cat, Weasel and the Rabbit        2.80 Fr – The Tortoise and the Hare

FRANCE 1994 LA FONTAINE
FRANCE 1994- LA FONTAINE FABLES
FRANCE 1994 LA FONTAINE 1
FRANCE 1994 -LA FONTAINE FABLES
FRANCE 1994 LA FONTAINE 2
FRANCE 1994 -LA FONTAINE FABLES
FRANCE 1994 LA FONTAINE 3
FRANCE 1994 – LA FONTAINE FABLES

 

 

PHILEXFRANCE 99- Miniature Sheet France 1998.

PHILEXFRANCE 99- Miniature Sheet France 1998.

France issued a miniature sheet with five stamps on PHILEXFRANCE 99 – International Stamp Exhibition Paris 1999 on 12 Sep 1998. The Theme was Antoine de Saint-Exupery- The Little Prince.

FRANCE 1994 MS
FRANCE 1998-PHILEXFRANCE 1999

Postal Items by Train – Miniature Sheet Finland 1987.

Postal Items by Train – Miniature Sheet Finland 1987.

Finland issued a miniature sheet containing four stamps on Locomotives on 08 May 1987. These stamps featured carriage of Postal items by trains. It also commemorated FINLANDIA 88 stamp exhibition. Three stamps are of 1.70 Finnish Markka denomination and one stamp of 2.70 markkas. A First Day Cover with a miniature sheet is listed. The Face value of Miniature sheet is 10.00 mk.

1.70 mk- Locomotive “Lemminkainen”  1860.

1.70 mk – Mail carriage “9935”

1.70 mk – Mail Carriage “9931”

2.70 mk – Locomotive “A 5” 1868

FINLAND LOCOMOTIVES
FINLAND 1987 – LOCOMOTIVES

 

Stamps on Youth Comics – Spain 2004.

Stamps on Youth Comics – Spain 2004.

Under the School Letter Writing Programme stamps on Youth Comics were issued by Spain on 10 Feb 2004. Stamps and Vignettes were based on illustrations from the Youth Comic “Trazo a Tiza” by Miguelanxo Prado.

0.27 euro – Woman on edge of Sea.      0.27 euro – Woman and Lighthouse

SPAIN CHILDREN STAMPS
SPAIN 2004 -YOUTH COMICS “tRAZO Y TIZA”

Vignettes on Months of October and December

SPAIN LABEL OCTOBER
SPAIN VIGNETTE 2004- OCTOBER
SPAIN LABEL DECEMBER
SPAIN VIGNETTE -DECEMBER

 

 

Stamps on Cycling – GDR 1977.

Stamps on Cycling – GDR 1977.

GDR issued a set of Stamps on Cycling featuring International Peace Journey on 19 Apr 1977.

10 Pf- Changing Wheel  20 Pf- Spurt      35 Pf- Destination arrival.

GDR 77 CYCLING
GDR 1977 –INTERNATIONAL PEACE JOURNEY CYCLING