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Jhala Manna

India Stamp 2017, Rajput, Mewar, Rana Pratap

A commemorative postage stamp on Rajarana Sardar Jhala Mann Singh, a soldier in Mewar‘s Army, saved Maharana Pratap in Battle of Haldighati against Mughal emperor, Akbar : Issued by India Issued on Jun 18, 2017 Issued for : The Department of Posts is pleased to issue a Commemorative Postage Stamp on Jhala Manna. Credits : Stamp/FDC/Brochure/Cancellation Cachet : Smt. Alka Sharma Type : Stamp, Mint Condition Colour […]

1942 Quit India Resolution

India Stamp 1983 image

A commemorative postage stamp on Resolution for Immediate Independence, passed at Congress Working Committee meeting at Wardha in 1942 [a part of the series ‘India’s Struggle for Freedom‘] : Issued by India Issued on Aug 9, 1983 Issued for : The present set of three stamps, on the themes of ‘Quit India Resolution‘, ‘Mahadev Desai‘ and ‘Meera Behn‘ is the […]

Pakistan on Iranian Monarchy

Complete set of 3 nos. of commemorative postage stamp on the 2,500th Anniversary of Monarchy in Iran (Persia) : Issued by Pakistan Issued on Oct 15, 1971 Design : The format of the stamp is in diamond shape. The background colour of the 10-Paisa stamp is viridian green, that of the 20-Paisa stamp is pale blue and of the 50-Paisa stamp […]

Pakistan on Namibia Day

A commemorative postage stamp on the Namibia Heroes Day : Issued by Pakistan Issued on Aug 26, 1974 Design : The stamp is vertical in format. The map of the continent of Africa showing boundaries of Namibia in Yellow colour appears in the background. On the map a hand holding up a torch of freedom is shown in Red, Yellow and […]

Samrat Vikramadittya

A commemorative postage stamp on Samrat Vikramaditya, an Indian emperor of ancient India, founder of Hindu calendar, Vikram Samvat, after defeating Saka, a group of nomadic Iranian peoples : Issued by India Issued on Dec 22, 2016 Issued for : Department of Posts is pleased to release a Commemorative Postage Stamp on Samrat Vikramadittya, who started the Vikram Samvat. Credits : Stamp / FDC / Brochure […]

Nepal on American Revolution Bicentennia...

A commemorative postage stamp on the 200th Anniversary of the American Independence from Great Britain : Issued by Nepal Issued on Dec 31, 1976 (corresponding to 17 Paush 2033) Issued by : His Majesty’s Government Postal Services Department Nepal Philatelic Bureau Kathmandu Design : The year 1976 is the bicentennial year of the American Revolution of 1776, which brought into being the United States […]

Pakistan on 1919 England to Australia fl...

A commemorative postage stamp on the 50th Anniversary of First Aeroplane Flight from Great Britain to Australia (1919–1969) : Issued by Pakistan Issued on Dec 2, 1969 Issued for : In March 1919 the Australian Government offered a prize of £ 10,000 for the first aeroplane to fly from England to Australia. The Air Race was won by the Vickers Vimy biplane commanded […]

Pakistan Independence Day 1967

A commemorative postage stamp on the 20th Anniversary of Independence of Pakistan : Issued by Pakistan Issued on Aug 14, 1967 Issued for : To commemorate the 20th Anniversary of Independence, the Pakistan Post Office is issuing one postage stamp of 15 Paisa denomination on 14th August, 1967. Design : The format of the stamp is rectangular. The figure 20 is prominently displayed, […]

Gold Fever : Australia

Complete Set of 5 nos of commemorative postage stamp on the Race to the Gold Diggings of Australia : Issued by Australia Issued on May 16, 1990 Stamp Illustrations : William Strutt, En route to the diggings; Golden Point Ballarat 1851; Gold washing, Ballarat diggings; The Gold Commissioner’s tent, Golden Point Ballarat; Arrival of the Gold Escort in Melbourne; Top strip: The […]

Pastoral Era : Australia

Complete Set of 5 nos of commemorative postage stamp on the Pastoral Era of Colonial Australia : Issued by Australia Issued on May 10, 1989 Type : Stamps, Postal Used Colour : Multi colour Denomination : 39 cents each About :  The period 1810-1850 was a time when the foundations of Australia‘s pastoral prosperity were laid. IMMIGRANTS Assisted immigration from the British Isles […]

California’s First Civil Settlement

A commemorative postage stamp on the California’s First Civil Settlement – 200th Anniversary : Issued by United States of America Issued on Sep 9, 1977 Design : This U.S. 13¢ stamp, designed by Earl Thollander of Calistoga, California commemorates the bicentenary of Alta California’s first settlement for civilians. Type : Stamp, Postal Used Denomination : 13 cents About :  California’s vast array of places […]

Sound Recording Centennial

A commemorative postage stamp on the Centenary of Invention of the Phonograph by Thomas Alva Edison, and Development of sophisticated Recording Industry : Issued by United States of America Issued on Mar 23, 1977 Issued for : From rudimentary mechanical grooves in hand-wrapped tin foil to high-fidelity electromagnetic tape mass-produced in quadraphonic cartridges – a century of sound recording progress, 1877-1977, is […]

Cherokee Strip

A commemorative postage stamp on the 75th Anniversary of the Opening of the Cherokee Strip to Settlers, September 16, 1893 : Issued by United States of America Issued on Oct 15, 1968 Issued for : The white settlers’ rush into the Cherokee Strip is the one commemorated in this stamp. The price approved by Congress for payment to the Cherokees was […]

Illinois Statehood

A commemorative postage stamp on the 150th Anniversary of Illinois Statehood : Issued by United States of America Issued on Feb 12, 1968 Type : Stamp, Postal Used Denomination : 6 cents Colour : Multi Colour About :  In 1818, 150 years ago, Illinois was admitted to the Union as the 21st state. Seven years earlier in 1811, the oldest post office in […]

Washington Territory

A commemorative postage stamp on the Centenary of the Organization of Washington Territory : Issued by United States of America Issued on Mar 2, 1953 The Historic Stamp : The 3¢ stamp marks the 100th anniversary of the creation of the Washington Territory. Under the bill signed by President Millard Fillmore, the new territory included all of present-day […]

Texas Independence

A commemorative postage stamp on the Centennial of Texas independence : Issued by United States of America Issued on Mar 2, 1936 The Historic Stamp : The 3¢ stamp celebrates the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Republic of Texas. The independent Republic lasted from 1836 to 1845, bridging the time from Mexican domination to statehood. The […]

Nepalese National Anthem

A set of two commemorative postage stamps on the Rastriya Gaan of Nepal : Issued by Nepal Issued on Feb 18, 1974 (corresponding to 7 Falgun 2030) Issued by : His Majesty’s Government Postal Services Dept. Nepal Philatelic Bureau Kathmandu Designer : K. Karmacharya Type : Stamps, Postal Used Denomination : (a) Rs. 1, (b) 25 Paisa Colour : (a) Jade Green (b) Maxtone Red Brown Size : 3.91 x 2.90 cms. Perforation : 13 x 13 […]

 
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