Musical Instruments of Central and West Africa -Stamps of Rwanda 1973
Rwanda issued stamps on Musical Instruments of Central and West Africa on 09 Apr 1973.
20c – Longombe – Box shaped soundbox that has arches with strings.
30c – Horn
50c- Gyil – Also known as Belafon and is a kind of Xylophone or percussion idiophone which plays melodic tunes. It has 16 to 27 Keys.
1F – Harp
Musical Instruments of East Africa on Stamps – 1970.
East African Countries (Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania) issued a set of stamps on musical instruments on 16 Feb 1970.
1’50 s- Nzomari (Kenya) – Wind Instrument
70c -Amadinda (Uganda)- Instrument of Baganda tribe of Southern Uganda. Ama- Big, “dinda”-keys.
Folk Music Instruments on Stamps – Poland 1985
Poland issued stamps on Folk Music Instruments on 25 Jun 1985.
5 zl- Wooden rattle
20 zl – Wooden fiddles
5 zl – Dulcimer
Traditional Musical Instruments – St Vincent 1985
St Vincent issued a set of Four stamps on Traditional Musical Instruments on 10 Jul 1985.
The instruments featured on stamps are
25c-Bamboo Flute 35c-Quatro
$1- BA HA (Bamboo Base) $2-Goat Skin Drum
Musical Instruments of Germany on Stamps -1973
West Germany issued a set of four charity stamps on Musical instruments on 05 Oct 1973. The Four instruments featured on stamps are
25+10 Pf – French Horn 30+15 Pf – Pedal Piano 40+20 Pf – Violin 70+35 Pf- Pedal Harp
A Postally used Cover is listed with a pair of each stamp used on the cover.
Traditional Musical Instruments of Bangladesh on Stamps -2011
A set of Four stamps issued on 21 Jul 2011 on Traditional Musical Instruments of Bangladesh on Stamps . Ektara,Dotara,Sarangi.
Local Musical Instruments of Papua New Guinea on stamps-1969
Papua New Guinea issued a set of Four stamps on Local Musical Instruments.The Instruments featuring on stamps are
5c – Seed Pod Rattle
10c- Garamut (slit drum) – One of the most important musical instruments made out of hollowed out log and played with a stick . Also used to communicate
25c-Iviliko-Pan pipe or cello
30c – Kundu -It is an hour glass shaped drum made out of wood with a snake’s skin as membrane .A handle at the narrowest part is well decorated.
A FDC with four stamps is listed below.