Stamps on Soyuz 4 & 5 – Hungary 1969.

Stamps on Soyuz 4 & 5 – Hungary 1969.

Hungary issued stamps on Soyuz 4 & 5 and Astronauts in 1989.

HUNGARY FDC SOYUZ 4
HUNGARY FDC 1969 – SOYUZ 4 & 5.
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Moths of Nepal – Miniature Sheet 2014.

Moths of Nepal – Miniature Sheet 2014.

A Miniature Sheet on Moths of Nepal on 09 Dec 2014.

NEPAL MS 2014 MOTHS 3
NEPAL MS 2014 MOTHS – MS NO 3

Stamps on Butterflies – Bhutan 1996.

Stamps on Butterflies – Bhutan 1996.

Six stamps were issued by Bhutan on Butterflies on 02 May 1996. A miniature sheet is listed with six stamps.

2 Nu – Blue Pansy   3 Nu – Blue Peacock     5 Nu -Great Mormon

10 Nu – Indian Fritillary    15 Nu – Blue Duke   25 Nu – Brown Gorgon.

BHUTAN MS 1996 BUTTERFLIES
BHUTAN MS 1996 BUTTERFLIES

 

Butterflies on Stamps – USA 1977.

Butterflies on Stamps – USA 1977.

The United States issued four stamps on Butterflies on 06 Jun 1977. The 13c stamps were issued in se-tenant blocks of four.

13c- California Dogface  13c- Orange Tip     13c- Oregon Swallowtail   13c- Baltimore Checkerspot.

USA BUTTERFLIES
USA 1977- BUTTERFLIES

2019 ICC Cricket World Cup – 11 Days to go – Stamps on 2015 World Cup.

2019 ICC Cricket World Cup – 11 Days to go – Stamps on 2015 World Cup.

The 2015 cricket World Cup was played in Australia and New Zealand from 14 February to 29 Mar 2015. Fourteen teams participated in the 11th World Cup.

New Zealand issued a unique miniature sheet on 4th February 2015. This miniature sheet contained 14 stamps on the Fourteen participating teams. Each country was represented by a Cricket ball and the Flag of the Country. Each stamp had a face value of 80 cents. The stamps were imperforate and peel off variety. In the centre, a label with ICC World Cup logo was printed.

2015 WC NZ MS
2015 WC NEW ZEALAND MS

India specific sheet – This sheet was also sold by New Zealand Post through India Post Philatelic Bureaus. The India specific sheet had a different label in the centre of the sheet. It showed the Trophy established in 1975 and below that a caption which reads “ICC Cricket World Cup Champions 1983 & 2011 India”.

NZ MS 2015 WC
NEW ZEALAND MS 2015 – ICC WORLD CUP.
NZ STAMP INDIA 2015 WC
NZ STAMP INDIA 2015 WC
NZ STAMP INDIA 2015 WC 1
NZ STAMP INDIA 2015 WC

Bangladesh issued a commemorative postage stamp of 10 taka denomination on 15 Mar 2015 to commemorate the 2015 Cricket World Cup. It features the Trophy, Bangladesh players on the Field and a Stadium. The total print run for this was 350,000 stamps only.

BANGLADESH STAMP 2015 WC
BANGLADESH STAMP 2015 WC

The first day cover Issued by Bangladesh features the Flags of all the 14 participating countries and the World Cup Trophy.

BANGLADESH FDC 2015 WC
BANGLADESH FDC 2015 WC

Flowers of Bangladesh – Miniature Sheet 2014.

Flowers of Bangladesh – Miniature Sheet 2014.

Bangladesh issued a miniature sheet of four stamps on Flowers on 04 Aug 2014. All are 10 Taka stamps. It was released to mark the Phiakorea 2014 exhibition. The flowers featured are

10 Taka-Dendrobium aphyllum – Hooded orchid.

10 Taka – Rhyncostylis retusa – Foxtail Orchid .it is an exotic orchid.

10 Taka -Nymphaea nouchali-  Blue Lotus or star lotus.National flower of Sri Lanka and Bangladesh.

10 Taka- Ochna obtusata- Ramdhan Champa .Found in East India

BANGLADESH MS FLOWERS
BANGLADESH MS 2014 – FLOWERS