Indonesia Stamps on 1994 FIFA World Cup

Indonesia Stamps on 1994 FIFA World Cup

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.

Indonesia issued a set of four stamps with a vignette to commemorate the 15th FIFA World Cup. The stamps were issued on 17 June 1994. The stamps feature the USA Flag and a football.

A  cover sent from Indonesia to Germany with two stamps is listed.

INDONESIA USA WC 1994
INDONESIA 1994 -FIFA WORLD CUP USA 94

 

 

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Stamps on Uber Cup Badminton -Indonesia 1994

Stamps on Uber Cup -Indonesia 1994

The Uber Cup sometimes called the World Women’s Team Championships was first held in 1956-57 and then every three years from 1957 to 1981. From 1984 onwards it is being held every two years. The Uber Cup is now held concurrently with Thomas Cup. The 2018  Thomas Cup (30th edition) and Uber Cup (27th edition) were held in Bangkok from 20-27 May 2018. Stamps have been released on Thomas Cup by various countries.

Indonesia issued a stamp on Uber Cup Badminton Championships Victory at Jakarta in 1994. Indonesia defeated China 3-2 to win the Uber Cup. It was held in Jakarta and was the 15th edition of Uber Cup The stamps were issued on 22 Jun 1994. China has won the title 14 times till date, Japan Six times & Indonesia three times. Indonesia and South Korea have been runners-up seven times each.

INDONESIA UBER CUP VICTORY
INDONESIA UBER CUP VICTORY 1994

 

Traditional Dances on Indonesia Stamps -1995

Traditional Dances on Indonesia Stamps -1995

Indonesia issued a set of Four stamps on Traditional Dances on 27 Dec 1995.

Rp 150 – Nguri Dance from West Nusa Tenggara.It is a traditional ceremonial welcoming dance.

Rp 300 – Muli Betanggai Dance from Lampung. It was originally performed at the Gawi event of Lampung community. Now a spectacle or performance dance at major events.

INDONESIA DANCES
TRADITIONAL DANCES OF INDONESIA ON STAMPS -1995

Rp 700 – Mutiara Dance from Maluku. It is a dance which portrays the natural wealth of Maluku -the Pearls. The dancers use pearl producing shells.

Rp 1000- Gantar Dance from East Kalimantan. This dance tells about the joy of Dayak tribe while planting rice. The dancers use a long stick and a small piece of Bamboo (Gantar) to perform this dance. Stick to dig a hole in ground and bamboo containing seeds to be planted.

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TRADITIONAL DANCES OF INDONESIA 1995

Puppets on Stamps – Joint issue Indonesia -Slovakia -2006

Puppets on Stamps – Joint issue Indonesia -Slovakia -2006

Indonesia issued a miniature sheet of two stamps on 27 Sep 2006. The Theme of this joint issue with Slovakia was Puppets. The two stamps feature Puppets of two countries. Each stamp is 2500 Rupiah denomination.

MS INDONESIA SLOVENIA
MS INDONESIA SLOVAKIA 2006-PUPPETS