Stamps of Barbuda 1979 – 100th Death Anniversary Rowland Hill

Stamps of Barbuda 1979 – 100th Death Anniversary Rowland Hill

Barbuda issued a set of four stamps to mark the 100th Death Anniversary of Sir Rowland Hill. The stamps and a miniature sheet was issued on 04 Apr 1979.

75c – Sir Rowland Hill (1795-1879)

95c – Mail Coach 1840

1.25$ – First Pillar Box in London 1855

2.00$ – St Martins Le Grand Post Office London

Four Miniature Sheets are listed.

BARBUDA MS R HILL 75C
BARBUDA MS 1979 – SIR ROWLAND HILL
BARBUDA MS R HILL 95C
BARBUDA MS 1979 – MAIL COACH 1840
BARBUDA MS R HILL 1.25
BARBUDA MS 1979 – FIRST PILLAR BOX OF LONDON 1855
BARBUDA MS R HILL 2,00
BARBUDA MS 1979 ST MARTINS LE GRAND POST OFFICE LONDON

Penny Black @175 – Stamps of Kyrgyzstan -2015

Penny Black @175 – Stamps of Kyrgyzstan -2015

The First Postage Stamp of World called Penny Black was issued on 06 May 1840. Kyrgyzstan issued a Miniature sheet with one stamp on 02 Jul 2015 to mark 175th Anniversary of Penny Black. The stamp has a face value of 250.00 Som. The print runs of the Miniature sheet was 10,000 only.

Landmarks of Kyrgyzstan Philately

-The First Postage stamp was issued on 04 Feb 1992.

-The first issue of Kyrgyz Express Post postage stamps was released on 10 Nov 2014.

A FDC with Penny Black Miniature sheet & Miniature Sheet of Kyrgyzstan are listed.

FDC KRYGY PENNY BLACK 175
FDC KYRGYZ EXPRESS POST 2015 – PENNY BLACK 175TH ANNIVERSARY MINIATURE SHEET
KYRGYZSTAN MS 175TH ANNIVERSARY PENNY BLACK
KYRGYZSTAN MS 175TH ANNIVERSARY PENNY BLACK -2015

Finlandia88 Faberge Stamp Booklet -Finland 1988

Finlandia88 Faberge Stamp Booklet -Finland 1988

Finlandia88 was an International Philatelic Exhibition held in Helsinki from 01 to 12 JUN 1988. A Stamp Booklet was issued by Finland on this occasion.

The Booklet features a stamp on Agathon Karlovich Faberge (6 Feb 1876-20 Oct 1951) . He was a Russian Finnish renowned Philatelist born in St Petersburg and died in Helsinki. Rarities from his collection are featured on the stamp in the booklet. Buying the booklet also gave entrance to the exhibition (Price 30 Markka at that time).

The name Faberge is well known for skillfully made pieces of Jewellery some of which are featured on the cover of the booklet . Agathon’s grandfather Gustav Faberge opened a Jeweler’s shop in St Petersburg in 1842. The shop became renowned during the time of Carl Faberge, Agathon’s father, when the famous Easter eggs were created for the Czar’s Family (feature on Booklet) The Royal families of Europe and Asia also became clients of Faberge. Agathon was also the Gemmologist at the shop.

FINLANDIA BOOKLET STAMPS
FINLANDIA BOOKLET STAMPS FINLAND 1988 – AGATHON FABERGE AND RARITIES FROM HIS COLLECTION
FINLANDIA BOOKLET FRONT
FINLANDIA BOOKLET FRONT COVER -EASTER EGG JEWELLERY – ENTRANCE TICKET TO FINLANDIA
FINLANDIA BOOKLET BACK
FINLANDIA BOOKLET BACK COVER -EASTER EGG JEWELLERY

 

 

Penny Black @175 – Stamps of Luxembourg -2015

Penny Black @175 – Stamps of Luxembourg -2015

The First Postage Stamp of World called Penny Black was issued on 06 May 1840. Luxembourg issued a stamp on 22 Sep 2015 to mark 175th Anniversary of Penny Black.The stamp also features the 10 cent 1852 issue of Luxembourg on Guillaume III.

A FDC with Penny Black and Luxembourg issue of 1852 is listed.

FDC LUXEMBOURG PENNY BLACK 175
FDC LUXEMBOURG 2015 PENNY BLACK @175

Penny Black @150 – Stamps of USSR -1990

Penny Black @150 – Stamps of USSR -1990

The First Postage Stamp of World called Penny Black was issued on 06 May 1840. USSR issued a set of stamps on 15 Feb 1990 to mark its 150th Anniversary. Two maxim Cards with stamps are listed.

RUSSIA PENNY BLACK 150 MC
RUSSIA PENNY BLACK @150 MAXIM CARD
RUSSIA PENNY BLACK 150 MC1
RUSSIA PENNY BLACK @150 MAXIM CARDS -1990

Ameripex 86 – Special Covers 1986

Ameripex 86 – Special Covers 1986

An International Stamp Exhibition was held in Chicago ,Illinois from 22 May to 01 Jun 1986. US Postal Service issued a stamp to promote this Philatelic Exhibition on 25 May 1985.

Two Special Covers were released on 24 & 25 May 1986 during the exhibition. These were Brookman Limited edition Covers.

24 May 1986 -Organised Philately Day

25 May 1986 – philatelic Literature Day.

The Covers were listed.

FDC USA AMERIPEX 86
BROOKMAN LIMITED EDITION COVERS – USA AMERIPEX 86
FDC USA AMERIPEX 86 1
BROOKMAN LIMITED EDITION COVERS – USA AMERIPEX 86

Ameripex 86 – Stamp of USA -1985

Ameripex 86 – Stamp of USA -1985

An International Stamp Exhibition was held in Chicago ,Illinois from 22 May to 01 Jun 1986. US Postal Service issued a stamp to promote this Philatelic Exhibition on 25 May 1985.

A First Day Cover with the stamp is listed.

FDC USA AMERIPEX 86 2
FDC USA AMERIPEX 86