Empress of Austria & Queen of Hungary – Stamps of Hungary & Austria on Elisabeth

Empress of Austria & Queen of Hungary – Stamps of Hungary & Austria on Elisabeth

She was born in Bavaria on 24 Dec 1837 . Her mother was half sister of  King Ludwig I of Bavaria. She was a Duchess of Bavaria and married Emperor Franz Joseph I . Thus by her marriage to Franz Joseph she became Empress of Austria ,Queen of Hungary , Bohemia ,Dalmatia and Croatia. She had traveled widely in her Kingdom and was a true European Citizen of her times. When she died in 1898 in Geneva she was the longest serving Empress of Austria at 44 years.

Austria issued a stamp on 100th Death Anniversary of Empress Elisabeth on 10 Sep 1998 and Hungary issued a stamp on Queen Elisabeth in the EUROPA series under famous people category on 02 May 1996.

A First Day Cover cum special cover with stamps and cancellations of Hungary & Austria on this unique personality is listed.

FDC HUN-AUS QUEEN
EMPRESS AND QUEEN ELISABETH -STAMPS OF HUNGARY AND AUSTRIA -1998

First Day Cover Bangladesh – Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II Coronation – 1977

First Day Cover Bangladesh – Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth Coronation – 1977

A set of three stamps issued by Bangladesh on 07 Feb 1977 to commemorate Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II coronation.

FDC BDESH QE II
FIRST DAY COVER BANGLADESH 1977 – SILVER JUBILEE QUEEN ELIZABETH II CORONATION.

Bhutan First day Cover 2015 – Royal Visit to Merak & Sakteng

Bhutan First day Cover 2015 – Royal Visit to Merak & Sakteng

Bhutan Post issued a Miniature sheet (150 Nu) on King Jigme & Queen Jetsun visit to Merak & Sakteng .The MS was issued on 11 Nov 2015.

A FDC with Miniature sheet is listed.

FDC BHUTAN ROYAL VIS MEKANG
FDC BHUTAN ROYAL VISIT MERAK & SAKTENG 2015

CD ROM Postage Stamps -Bhutan 2008

CD ROM Postage StampsBhutan 2008

To celebrate the 100 Years of Monarchy Bhutan Post issued CD Rom stamps in 2008. Two CD ROM STAMPS  are listed below. The CD also can be seen.They are  225 Nu denomination stamps.

BHUTAN CD ROM 1
CD ROM STAMPS OF BHUTAN 2008
BHUTAN CD ROM 2
CD ROM STAMPS OF BHUTAN – 2008

CD ROM Postage Stamps -Bhutan 2008- First Day Covers

CD ROM Postage Stamps Bhutan 2008- First Day Covers

To celebrate the 100 Years of Monarchy Bhutan Post issued CD Rom stamps in 2008. Two FDCs with the normal stamps are listed below.

BHUTAN CD FDC1
100 YEARS OF MONARCHY -FIRST DAY COVER -CD ROM ISSUE 2008
BHUTAN CD FDC2
100 YEARS OF MONARCHY -FIRST DAY COVER -CD ROM ISSUE 2008

Great Britain stamps on Roses 1976

Great Britain stamps on Roses 1976.

Great Britain issued a set of four stamps on 30 Jun 1976 to mark 100th Anniversary of Royal National Rose Society. The Four species of Roses on stamps were Elizabeth Of Glamis,Grandpa Dickson,Rosa Mundi and Sweet Briar.

Elizabeth of Glamis (Irish Beauty) – Introduced in 1964, Elizabeth of Glamis was named after Her Royal Highness Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother whose childhood home was Glamis Castle in Scotland. It is a sweet scented excellent cluster flowered rose with lush dark green foilage on a bushy medium sized plant. The petals are luminous salmon orange.

Grandpa Dickson Rose ( Irish Gold) – Introduced in 1966.A popular large flowered rose has full double blooms that are well formed and yellow. Has won many awards for its crispness.

Rosa Mundi – Derived from wild rose pale pink with splashed with crimson.

Sweet Briar Rose – This vigorous tall shrub has densely prickly fawny green stems covered by strong thorns. The dark green foliage smells strongly of apples when crushed. Flowers are scented,pink and beautiful.

ROSES GB
ROSES ON GREAT BRITAIN STAMPS 1976

Symbol of Love – Stamps on Roses Thailand 2015

Symbol of Love Stamps on Roses Thailand 2015

Thailand issued a stamp on 09 Feb 2015 on theme Symbol of Love and Valentine’s day. It was printed with perfumed ink and rose variety named “Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn” depicted to mark 60th Anniversary of HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn.

ROSES THAILAND
PRINCESS MAHA CHAKRI SIRINDHORN ROSESTAMPS OF THAILAND 2015