Miniature Sheet on International Year of Forests – Indonesia 2011.

Miniature Sheet on International Year of Forests – Indonesia  2011.

A Miniature sheet containing two stamps of 2500 rupiah each was issued by Indonesia on 05 Jun 2011 to mark World Environment Day and International Year of Forests.

INDONESIA MS ENVIRON
INDONESIA MS 2011 -INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF FORESTS AND WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY.

 

Postage Due Stamps – Straits Settlements

Postage Due Stamps – Straits Settlements

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.

Malayan Union– Federated Malay States (FMS) was a Federation of four protected states in the Malay Peninsula -Selangor, Perak, Negeri Sembilan & Pahang- established by the British Government in 1895and which lasted till 1946, when together with two former strait settlements (Malacca & Penang) and the unfederatedMalay states they formed the Malayan Union.

Straits Settlements – A Group of British territories located in Southeast Asia. originally established in 1826 as part of East India Company. The original four settlements were Penang, Singapore, Malacca and Dindin.

Postage Due Stamp of Straits Settlements issued between 1924-26.

STRAITS P DUE
STRAITS SETTLEMENTS 1926 -POSTAGE DUE

Stamps on Vegetables -Maldives 1976.

Stamps on Vegetables -Maldives 1976.

The Maldives issued stamp on Lablab Bean Vegetable on 26 Jul 1976.

MALDIVES FLOWERS 2
MALDIVES 1976-VEGETABLES -LABLAB BEANS

Stamps on Native Flowers -Maldives 1984.

Stamps on Native Flowers -Maldives 1984.

The Maldives  issued stamps on Native Flowers on 19 Dec 1973.

1L- Spanish Flag (Lantana Camara)     2L – Oleander (Nerium Oleander)                                  3L -Polyantha Rose.

MALDIVES FLOWERS 1
MALDIVES 1973- NATIVE FLOWERS

Stamps on World Food Day  – Afghanistan 1984.

Stamps on World Food Day  – Afghanistan 1984.

Afghanistan issued a set of stamps on World Food Day featuring fruits 16 Oct 1984.

2 Afghani – Pine Cone         4 Afghani -Walnuts

AFGHAN FRUITS 1
AFGHANISTAN 1984 -WORLD FOOD DAY

6 Afghani – Pomegranate        9 Afghani -Apples

AFGHAN FRUITS 2
AFGHANISTAN 1984 -WORLD FOOD DAY – POMEGRANATE & APPLES

13 Afghani – Cherries         15 Afghani – Grapes

AFGHAN FRUITS 3
AFGHANISTAN 1984 -WORLD FOOD DAY – FRUITS.

TB Seals of India- Cinderella Philately – Robert Koch 1982

TB Seals of India- Cinderella Philately – Robert Koch 1982

Cinderella Stamps are labels that resemble a postage stamp but are not used as a postal fee for sending mail.

TB Seals of India – The Tuberculosis Association of India has been releasing TB seals since  1950 to raise funds for the prevention of Tuberculosis. Every year on 02 Oct TB Seals are released by the President of India and Campaign continues till 23 Feb (Foundation day of TB Association) of next year.

1978-1982- TB Seal sold for 20 Paise    1983-1984 -TB Seal sold for 25 Paise

1985-1990 -TB Seal sold for 50 Paise      1991-1997 -TB Seal sold for Rupee One.

The Theme for the 1982 TB seal (20 Paise) Campaign was Robert Koch. Heinrich Hermann Robert Koch (1843-1910) was a German Physician and Microbiologist. He identified the main causative agents for TB, Cholera & Anthrax. He was awarded the  Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine in 1905 for his research on Tuberculosis.

INDIA TB SEALS 1982
INDIA TB SEALS 1982 – ROBERT KOCH

TB Seals of India- Cinderella Philately – Monument Series 1981

TB Seals of India- Cinderella Philately – Monument Series 1981

Cinderella Stamps are labels that resemble a postage stamp but are not used as a postal fee for sending mail.

TB Seals of India – The Tuberculosis Association of India has been releasing TB seals since  1950 to raise funds for the prevention of Tuberculosis. Every year on 02 Oct TB Seals are released by the President of India and Campaign continues till 23 Feb (Foundation day of TB Association) of next year.

1978-1982- TB Seal sold for 20 Paise    1983-1984 -TB Seal sold for 25 Paise

1985-1990 -TB Seal sold for 50 Paise      1991-1997 -TB Seal sold for Rupee One.

The Theme for the 1981  TB seal (20 Paise) Campaign was Monuments.

INDIA TB SEALS 1981
INDIA TB SEALS 1981 -MONUMENTS.