Paintings by Malangatana -Mozambique 1980.

Paintings by Malangatana -Mozambique 1980.

Malangatana Valente Ngwenya (6 Jun 1936-5 Jan 2011) was a Mozambican Painter and Poet. He exhibited under his name alone as Malangatana. Mozambique issued a set of Six stamps on London 80 International Stamp Exhibition. These stamps were issued on 06 May 1980 and featured paintings by Mozambican Painter Malangatana. The paintings featured on stamps are

50c- “Heads” by Malangatana

1.50 E – “Market” by Moises Simbine.

3.00 E – “Heads with Helmets” by Malangatana.

5.00 E – “Women with Goods” by Machiana

7.50 E – “Crowds with Masks” by Malangatana.

12.50 E – ” Man & Woman with Spear” by Mankeu.

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MOZAMBIQUE PAINTINGS BY MALANGATANA 1980
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MOZAMBIQUE PAINTINGS BY MALANGATANA 1980

 

 

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

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
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RUSSIA PENNY BLACK @150 MAXIM CARDS -1990