Stamps of Taiwan on Sports – 1960.

Stamps of Taiwan on Sports – 1960.

Taiwan (ROC) issued a set of six stamps on Sports on 25 Dec 1960.A FDC is listed.It has a special football cancellation.

The sports featured on stamps are

NT$ 0.50  Diving-Print run 1,400,000     NT$ 0.80 – Discus Throw -Print run 2,000,000

NT$ 2.00- Basketball -Print run 2,000,000       NT$ 2.50 – Soceer-Print run 1,000,000

NT$ 3.00 – Hurdling- Print run 1,000,000          NT$ 3.20 -Runner-Print run 600,000.

TAIWAN FDC SPORTS
TAIWAN FDC 1960 -SPORTS
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Stamps on 1994 FIFA World Cup – Bhutan 1994.

Stamps on 1994 FIFA World Cup – Bhutan 1994.

The 1994 FIFA World Cup was held in the USA from 17 Jun to 17 Jul 1994. It was held in nine cities across the USA. Brazil beat Italy in Penalty shoot out in the finals held at Rose Bowl, Pasadena, California near Los Angeles.

Bhutan issued a 15 Nu stamp to commemorate the 15th FIFA World Cup. The stamp was issued on 17 Jul 1994 and featured the World Cup Trophy and Striker -The Mascot for this World Cup.

Striker -a Dog, a common US Pet animal wearing red, White & blue soccer uniform with the words “USA 94”  was the mascot for this World cup.

BHUTAN USA 98
BHUTAN 1994 – STAMPS ON USA 94 FIFA WORLD CUP WITH STRIKER THE MASCOT.