Stamps on Portuguese Viticulture – 2004

Stamps on Portuguese Viticulture – 2004

Viticulture is a branch of horticulture. It is cultivation and harvesting of Grapes. Portugal issued a miniature of four stamps on PotugueseViticulture. It features Grapes and Vineyards. It was issued on 15 Oct 2004.

MS PORTUGAL VITICULTURE 2004 -VINEYARDS
MS PORTUGAL VITICULTURE 2004 -VINEYARDS AND GRAPES

 

Coat of Arms on Stamps-Army Heraldry – Portugal 2016

Coat of Arms on Stamps-Army Heraldry – Portugal 2016

Portugal issued a set of six stamps on theme Army Heraldry . The stamps issued on 21 Oct 2016 featured Coat of Arms. The details  are from left to right top row of FDC.

Coat of Arms of Army

Coat of Arms of  Military History and Culture Directorate

Coat of Arms of Training and Doctrine Command

Coat Of Arms of  Land Forces Command

Coat Of Arms of Personnel Command

Coat Of Arms of Logistics Command

FDC PORTUGAL COAT OFARMS
FDC PORTUGAL COAT OF ARMS-2016

 

 

Portugal – Turkey Joint Issue of stamps 2009 – Porcelain Ceramics

Portugal – Turkey Joint Issue of stamps 2009 – Porcelain Ceramics

Portugal issued a set of two stamps as Joint Issue Stamps between Portugal & Turkey .The Stamps are devoted to old earthenware and ceramics, with blue ornaments characteristics of two countries. The issue coincided with the Visit of Caraco Silva ,President of Portugal to Turkey from 11-15 May 2009  and stamps were issued on 12 May 2009.

One stamp features a Portuguese Ceramic Vase(17th Century) part of the collections on National Museum Machado de Castro ,one of the most important art museums of Portugal located since 1913 in the former Bishop’s Palace in Coimbra.

The second stamp features the Iznik Faience’s Mosque lamp (16th Century) exhibited at Istanbul Archaeological Museum.

A Beautiful FDC with two stamps is listed.

PORTUGAL-TURKEY  JOINT ISSUE
FIRST DAY COVER – PORTUGAL-TURKEY JOINT ISSUE STAMPS – CERAMICS – 2009

Portugal -Vietnam Joint Issue Stamps – 2016 – Art Pottery

Portugal -Vietnam Joint Issue Stamps – 2016 – Art Pottery

Portugal & Vietnam issued a set of Two stamps on 01 Jul 2016 as a Joint celebrating 500 Years of Trade between Portugal and Vietnam . The Stamps designs feature Flags of both the countries, A panorama of  Hoi An City and Lisbon and ceramic artifact of each country.

One of the stamp features Vietnamese Chu Dau Pottery – A white Garlic shaped vase dating back to 1450 AD and having Lotus & Daisy Patterns.This is against the backdrop of blue ocean and panorama of Hoi An  ancient city. The vase is currently on display in Topkapi Museum in Turkey.

The other stamp shows a 16th century Portuguese Ceramic plate set against blue ocean and Panorama of coastal city of ancient Lisbon.

A FDC from Portugal and stamps of Vietnam are listed.

PORTUGAL-VIETNAM-JOINT ISSUE- FDC
FIRST DAY COVER – PORTUGAL-VIETNAM-JOINT ISSUE 2016
Vietnam-Portugal-Joint-stamp-issue
Vietnam-Portugal-Joint-stamp-issue 2016