Stamps on Birds – Hong Kong China -2006.

Stamps on Birds – Hong Kong China -2006.

Hong Kong issued a set of stamps on Birds on 31 Dec 2006. All numerals  are Perfins.

$10– White Wagtail        $12 – Northern Shoveler           $20 – Common Magpie.

HONG KONG BIRDS 5
HONG KONG 2006-BIRDS

EUROPA 2020 Issues – Germany.

EUROPA 2020 Issues – Germany.

Germany will issue a miniature sheet containing one stamp (0.80 euro) on EUROPA 2020 theme- Ancient Postal routes. Date of issue 07 May 2020.

GERMANY EUROPA 2020
GERMANY EUROPA 2020

Stamps on Letter Writing Day – Japan 2000.

Stamps on Letter Writing Day – Japan 2000.

Japan issued a set of stamps on 21 July 2000 to mark Letter Writing Day. The stamps are odd-shaped stamps.

80 Yen – An Apple Tree      80 Yen – Parrots Holding a Letter    80 Yen – Bicycle.

JAPAN LETTER 1
JAPAN 2000- LETTER WRITING DAY.
JAPAN LETTER 2
JAPAN 2000 – LETTER WRITING DAY.

Wood Stamp From Switzerland – 2004.

Wood Stamp From Switzerland – 2004.

Switzerland issued a 500 ct stamp using Wood on 07 Sep 2004. This was another unique stamp from Swiss Post after the Chocolate and Embroidery stamps. The wood used for the stamps from high quality 120 years old timber grown in Seon and Staufen, each tree’s diameter is 70-80 cm and each tree is unique and so is each stamp with a thickness of  0.7mm. The Print quantity is 1,100,000 and is printed by Sericora Koniz Suisse with a size of 50×40 mm.

The stamp used on cover from Switzerland and posted to India is listed.

SWITZERLAND WOOD STAMP
SWITZERLAND 2004 – WOOD STAMP

State Bird and Flowers of Nevada – USA 1982.

State Bird and Flowers of Nevada – USA 1982.

The USA issued a set of 50 stamps on State Birds and Flowers of States of the USA on 14 Apr 1982. We are listing them in Alphabetical order of States name. All stamps are 20 cents denomination. Stamps on 28th State are listed.

Nevada– State Bird –Mountain Bluebird designated as State Bird in 1967. It is a small thrush found on ranchland and open areas.

State Flower-Sagebrush. It was designated as the state flower in 1917. It is used in Medicine and weaving mats.

First Day Cover is listed, it shows Nevada as the Southwest States of USA.

USA NEVADA BIRDS
USA 1982 -NEVADA BIRDS & FLOWERS.

Stamps on Heritage The Sea  – New Zealand 1989.

Stamps on Heritage The Sea  – New Zealand 1989.

New Zealand issued a set of stamps on the theme New Zealand Heritage -the Sea on 11 Oct 1989.

40c- Windsurfing            80c -The Sea           $1.00 -Coastal Scene.

NZ 1990 TOURISM
NEW ZEALAND 1989- HERITAGE -THE SEA

Postage Due Stamps – Barbados 1950-65.

Postage Due Stamps – Barbados 1950-65.

Postage due is a term used for mail sent with insufficient postage. Postage Due stamp is a stamp added to an underpaid piece of mail to indicate the extra postage due.

Barbados issued a set of 03 Postage Due stamps between 1950 -1965 with Numerals.

BARBADOS P DUE
BARBADOS -POSTAGE DUE