Stamps on 50th Anniversary of Italian Thematic Philately Centre-San Marino

Stamps on 50th Anniversary of Italian Thematic Philately Centre-San Marino

San Marino issued a stamp on  50th Anniversary of Italian Thematic Philately Centre on 09 Oct 2013.

S MARINO PHILATELY
STAMPS ON THEMATIC PHILATELY CENTRE -SAN MARINO 2013

125 of Years of First Postage Stamps-Nepal -2006

125 of Years of First Postage Stamps-Nepal -2006

In 1819 British /Indian residency was established in Nepal.International mail was sent from residency where as internal mail ,mostly documents were sent by messengers. Stamps of India were used in Nepal from 1854. Hand stamped postmarks with number 137 indicated that these Indian stamps were sent from Nepal.

The first stamps of Nepal were issued in 1881- one anna ,two annas and four annas stamps -on European white woven paper.The design shows the crown (sripech) and crossed Gurkha Khukris ( Knife with a curved blade).

On 09 Oct 2006 , Nepal issued a set of three stamps (R5,R 20 & R100) and a miniature sheet with these three stamps (rupees 125). These stamps commemorated 125 Years of Nepal’s First Postage stamps. Two FDC’s with stamps and miniature sheet are listed.

FDC NEPAL 125 YRSFIRST STAMP 2006 ms
FDC NEPAL 2006 – MINIATURE SHEET -125 YEARS FIRST STAMP
FDC NEPAL 125 YRSFIRST STAMP 2006
FDC NEPAL 2006- 125 YEARS of FIRST STAMP

First Stamps of Australian States on Ausipex 84 Minisheet

First Stamps of Australian States on Ausipex 84 Minisheet

Ausipex 84 was Australia’s first World Philatelic exhibition held at Melbourne from 21 to 30 Sep 1984. A minisheet of Seven stamps was issued on 21 Sep 1984 and it reproduced the first issues of each of Australian Colonies/States and the First issue of Commonwealth of Australia

Victoria- Queen Victoria -03 Jan 1850

New South Wales – Seal of Colony – 1850

Van Damien’s Land (Tasmania)-Queen Victoria-01 Nov 1853

South Australia- Queen Victoria -01 Jan 1855

Western Australia- Black Swan -01 Aug 1854.

Queensland- Queen Victoria – 01 Nov 1860

Australia – Kangaroo & Map – 02 Jan 1913

AUSPEX PP MS
AUSPEX 84 MINISHEET -1984

 

AUSPEX PP FRONT

AUSPEX 84 PRESENTATION PACK

 

75 Years of Boy Scouts in Bophuthatswana -1982

75 Years of Boy Scouts in Bophuthatswana -1982

In 1899 during the Anglo -Boer war Baden Powell was the Commanding officer of British Forces in Mafeking  and the Mafeking Cadet Corps was organised .They were deployed on message carrying duties – one stamp shows a cadet on Bicycle .  The Boys Scouts became active after the experimental camp at Brownsea Island in 1907.

On 27 Apr 1994 Bophuthatswana was reintegrated with South Africa.

A FDC with four stamps issued on 29 Jan 1982 to mark 75 Years of Boy Scouts in Bophuthatswana.

5c – Boy Scout 1982 , 15c -stamps of Mafeking/Siege of Mafeking , 20c – Scout Cadet 1907, 25c – Lord Baden Powell.

FDC BOPHUTHATSWANA SCOUTS
75 YEARS OF BOY SCOUT IN BOPHUTHATSWANA -1982

Stamps of Foreign Countries with Indian Themes – 150th anniversary of First Singapore Postage stamps

Stamps of Foreign Countries with Indian Themes – 150th anniversary of First Singapore Postage stamps.

On 1 Sep 1867 stamps of India (East India Postage) overprinted with crown and various postage rates were released becoming the first Postage stamps of straits Settlements .a set of Five stamps was issued by Singapore on 01 Sep 2017  to mark 150th Anniversary of First Postage stamp of Singapore. The stamps were issued in denominations of Ist Local, 2nd Local,60c,70c,$ 1.30

SING INDIA THEME
150TH ANNIVERSARY FIRST POSTAGE STAMP STRAITS SETTLEMENTS -INDIA STAMP
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150TH ANNIVERSARY FIRST POSTAGE STAMP STRAITS SETTLEMENTS -INDIA STAMP