Aerogrammes of Sultanate of Oman-Jabrin Palace

Aerogrammes of Sultanate of Oman-Jabrin Palace

Jabrin Palace – Jabrin is a small town in northeastern Oman near Nizwa & Jabal Akhdar Mountains. It is known for its Castle built by Yaruba Dynasty.

Mutrah Business District -A District located in Muscat province of Oman and  Port Qaboos Port is located in Muscat. It is  the main commercial port of Oman.

AEROGRAMME OF OMAN
AEROGRAMME OF SULTANATE OF OMAN- JABRIN PALACE & MUTRAH BUSINESS DISTRICT

Special Cover on Jehangir Art Gallery – Golden Jubilee -2002

Special Cover on Jehangir Art Gallery – Golden Jubilee -2002

Jehangir Art Gallery was inaugurated on 21 Jan 1952 by the then Chief Minister of  Bombay State B G Kher and dedicated to the memory of Sir Cowasji Jehangir’s son Jehangir. It is an art gallery located in Mumbai at Kala Ghoda near Gateway of India. It was designed by G M Bhuta.

A Special Cover was issued on 18 Dec 2002 to mark its Golden Jubilee.

SPECIAL COVER INDIA-JEHANGIR ART GALLERY
SPECIAL COVER INDIA-JEHANGIR ART GALLERY – GOLDEN JUBILEE 2002

Folk Costumes of Estonia – Muhu- 1995

Folk Costumes of Estonia – Muhu- 1995

Estonia has been issuing stamps on its beautiful folk & traditional Costumes. On 30 Mar 1995 it issued a set of two stamps both with face value 1.70 Estonian Kroon from Muhu

Muhu – It is an Island in Baltic . It is the third largest Island in Estonia and part of Muhu Parish in Saare County, Western Estonia.

COSTUMES ESTONIA 1995
FOLK COSTUMES OF ESTONIA ON STAMPS -MUHU -1995

Landscapes of Netherlands on Stamps -1980

Landscapes of Netherlands on Stamps -1980

on !5 Apr 1980 ,Netherlands issued a set of four stamps on Landscapes.

45c -Dune landscape

50c – Country Estate

60c- Lake Country

70c-Moorland

A FDC is listed

FDC NETHER LSCAPES
FDC NETHERLANDS LANDSCAPES 1980

Stamps on Buildings-The Netherlands 1969

Stamps on Buildings-The Netherlands 1969

The Netherlands issued a set of Five charity stamps on Buildings in Netherlands.The buildings featured on stamps are

12c- Hius ter heide -A village in Netherlands.

15c -Schroderhuis – The Rietveld Schroder house was built in 1924 andbest known examples of De Stijl Architecture. It is UNESCO World Heritage site since 2000

20c -Open Air school Amsterdam – The first open air school designed by C J Duiker is a national monument.

25c -Civic Orphanage-Amsterdam (1960)-Built by Van Eyck.

45c- Congress Building-The Hague (1969)

FDC NETHER BLDGS
FDC THE NETHERLANDS 1969- BUILDINGS

Dragon Boat Racing – Joint Issue of Stamps – Australia & Hong Kong China -2001

Dragon Boat Racing – Joint Issue of Stamps – Australia & Hong Kong China -2001

The Dragon Boat (Tuen Ng) festival is one of the major Chinese Festivals of the Year. dragon boat races are held to remember the river search for Qu Yuan an ancient patriot and poet who took his life at corrupt politics at Court.The special boats have ornately carved and painted Dragon heads. The paddlers race to beating of drums and roars of the crowd. It also fastest growing water sports in Australia now.

A set of two stamps each was issued by Australia and Hong Kong China on this beautiful Dragon Boat racing .

All the four stamps on a First Day Cover are listed with cancellations of Sydney and  Hong Kong. The designs on stamps are

Australia -45c – Dragon Boats & Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre

Australia $1 (International Post ) – Dragon Boats & Sydney Opera House.

Hong Kong China $5- Dragon Boats & Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre

Hong Kong China $5 -Dragon Boats & Sydney Opera House.

FDC AUS DRAGON BOAT RACE JOINT ISSUE
FDC DRAGON BOAT RACING -AUSTRALIA & HONG KONG CHINA JOINT ISSUE

Stamps on South Asia Tourism Year – Bangladesh 2005

Stamps on South Asia Tourism Year – Bangladesh 2005

The Year 2005 was celebrated as South Asia Tourism  Year and Bangladesh issued a stamp on 01 Feb 2005 to commemorate this event.

A FDC is listed.

Note :- The Spellings of Tourism on the Cover and Stamp differ. On stamp it is printed as “Tourisam”

FDC BDESH TOURISM
FIRST DAY COVER -BANGLADESH 2005 SOUTH ASIA TOURISM YEAR