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Complete Set of 2 nos of postage stamp on the 5th India National Philatelic Exhibition 1986, Jaipur : Issued by India Issued on Feb 14, 1986 Issued for : To mark this occasion the Department of Posts is issuing 2 stamps of 200p and 50p denominations. Description of Designs : Postage stamp of 200 p denomination shows a mobile camel Post Office […]

Indipex-73 (2nd issue)

Complete Set of 3 nos of special postage stamps on the India International Philatelic Exhibition 1973 : Issued by India Issued on Nov 14, 1973 Design : The first stamp was issued on 8.1.1973, announcing the India International Philatelic Exhibition, 1973. The logo which is shown on the stamp depicts symbolically the National Bird, Peacock. (Design by Shri Suminder […]

Early D.L.O. and R.M.S. Cancellation

Railway Mail Service

Complete Set of 2 nos of postage stamps on the ‘India–89′, World Philatelic Exhibition : Issued by India Issued on Dec 20, 1988 Type : Stamps, Mint Condition Colour : Multicolour Denomination : 60 & 650 Paise Overall Size : 3.91 x 2.90 cms. Printing Size : 3.55 x 2.54 cms. Perforation : 13 x 13 Paper : Imported unwatermarked Adhesive gravure coated stamp paper Number Printed : 15,00,000 each Number per […]

Indian Endangered Species : Turtles

Northern River Terrapin and Olive Ridley Sea Turtle

Complete set of 2 nos. of postage stamp on the “Millepex 2000” National Philatelic Exhibition, Bhubaneshwar : Endangered Species : Batagur Baska (Batagur Terrapin) and Lepidochelys Olivacea (Olive Ridley Turtle) : Issued by India Issued on Jan 29, 2000 Issued for : The Department of Posts is happy to release these stamps on the occasion of Millipex 2000, the National Philatelic Exhibition being […]


Complete set of 2 nos. of commemorative postage stamp on the Riccione ’78, XXX International Stamp Fair, Riccione, Italy, August 26–28 : Issued by Pakistan Issued on Aug 26, 1978 Description : Re 1/- Stamp :– The format of the stamp is vertical. A hockey stick and a ball are shown on the left and the Hockey Championship World Cup which […]

Statue of Liberty

A stamp sheet consisting of two commemorative postage stamps on the 5th International Philatelic Exhibition : Issued by United States of America Issued on Apr 28, 1956 Issued for : This Special Collector stamp sheet honoring the Fifth International Philatelic Exhibition (FIPEX) was issued April 28, 1956 in New York, New York. The date marked the opening of the exhibition, […]

Nepal Philatelic Exhibition 1981

A commemorative postage stamp on the Nepal ’81 Stamp Exhibition, Kathmandu, December 27–31 : Issued by Nepal Issued on Dec 27, 1981 (corresponding to 12 Paush 2038) Issued by : His Majesty’s Government Postal Services Department Nepal Philatelic Bureau Kathmandu Design : To mark this occasion a special postage stamp brought out today portrays a logo of the exhibition and picture of […]

Nepalese National Philatelic Exhibition,...

A commemorative postage stamp on the National Philatelic Exhibition, Nepal, June 10–16, 1966 : Issued by Nepal Issued on Jun 10, 1966 Issued by : Postal Services Dept., Nepal Philatelic Bureau, Kathmandu Design : National Philatelic Exhibition, inaugurated today by H.R.H. Crown Prince Birendra Bir Bikram Shah Deva, with component four sections representing country’s 14 zones, individual collectors, junior hobbyists and […]

India-80 Series

Complete set of 4 special postage stamps on ‘India–80′, International Stamp Exhibition, New Delhi (3rd Issue) : Issued by India Issued on Jan 25, 1980 Designed by : 30 & 50 P. : Benoy Sarkar 100 & 200 P. : India Security Press Type : Stamps, Postal Used Colour : 30 P. – Olive Green 50 P. – Sepia and Dark Brown 100 P. – Copper […]

Gems and Jewellery of India

Complete Set of 6 nos of postage stamps on the “Indepex–Asiana 2000″, the 14th Asian International Stamp Exhibition, Calcutta : Indian Gems & Jewellery : Bead Necklace (Indus Valley, 2500 B.C.), Gold Necklace (Taxila, 1st century A.D.), Turban Ornament (Sarpech), Navaratna Necklace (18th century), ‘Tali‘, Bridal Necklace (South India, 19th century) and ‘Kanthla‘, Temple Necklace (Rajasthan, 18th century) : Issued by India Issued […]

Custom-House, WHARF, Calcutta

A special postage stamp on the ‘INPEX–93′, Indian National Philatelic Exhibition, Calcutta : Issued by India Issued on Dec 27, 1993 Issued for : The Department of Posts is happy to mark the Sixth India National Philatelic Exhibition held in this historic city with the issue of the stamp and the first day cover both showing significant landmarks of the city. Type : Stamp, Postal […]


Complete Set of 2 nos of postage stamp on the ‘INPEX–82′, National Stamp Exhibition, New Delhi, 1982 : Issued by India Issued on Dec 30, 1982 Issued for : To mark this occasion, Indian Posts and Telegraphs Department is privileged to issue a set of two stamps. Description of Designs : The 50 P. denomination stamp, designed by C. R. Pakrashi, shows […]


A commemorative postage stamp on ‘INDEPEX ‘97’, International Stamp Exhibition, New Delhi (1st issue) : Issued by India Issued on Oct 5, 1996 Issued for : The Department of Post is proud to release a special stamp on the logo of INDEPEX-97 at ISTANBUL-96 – World Philatelic Exhibition, to herald the announcement of the prestigious Exhibition. Description of Design : The stamp […]

Bombay and Bangalore G.P.O.

Complete Set of 2 nos of postage stamps on the ‘India–89′, World Philatelic Exhibition, New Delhi held between 20.1.89 to 29.1.89 : Issued by India Issued on Oct 9, 1988 Issued for : The Department of Posts, Govt. of India is bringing out a series of postage stamps to herald INDIA-89 World Philatelic Exhibition to be held in New Delhi from […]


A Miniature Sheet consisting of 2 nos. of postage stamp on the India–89, World Philatelic Exhibition : Issued by India Issued on Jun 13, 1987 [stamps] and Jun 15, 1987 [Miniature Sheet] Issued for : To herald the announcement of this prestigious exhibition, the Department of Posts is proud to bring out two special stamps. Description of Designs : The first stamp depicts the Logo of the exhibition […]

Natural Heritage of Manipur and Tripura

A Miniature Sheet consisting of 4 nos. of postage stamp on the INDEPEX Asiana – 2000 : Natural Heritage of Manipur & Tripura : Siroi Lily, Sangai Deer, Wild Guava and Slow Loris : Issued by India Issued on Mar 31, 2000 Issued for : The Department of Posts issues this set of 4 stamp on the Natural Heritage of Manipur and Tripura in the North East. This is the first set of […]

India on Air Mail

Complete Set of 4 nos of commemorative postage stamps on the INDIA–80, an India International Stamp Exhibition : Mail–carrying Aircrafts of India : Issued by India Issued on Oct 15, 1979 Issued for : Posts and Telegraphs Department honours all those who have been and are associated with carriage of mails by air by issuing a set of four stamps on AIRMAIL. This set is […]

‘India 89’ World Philatelic Exhibition

Complete Set of 4 nos of postage stamps on the ‘India 89’ World Philatelic Exhibition :  Issued by India Issued on Jan 20, 1989 Issued for : As a prelude to India 89 World Philatelic Exhibition the Department of Posts has issued four sets of stamps in 1987 and 1988. Today, as the exhibition opens, the Department is issuing a set of four stamps. Design : (i) The […]

Stockholmia 74

Booklet Pane of 4 nos of commemorative postage stamps on the Stockholmia 74, Philatelic Exhibition, Stockholm : Issued by Sweden Issued on Apr 2, 1974 Issued for : Stockholmia 74, philatelic exhibition, Stockholm, held on Sept. 21-29,  Picture : UPU Type of 1924 Colour : 20o – Green, 25o – Ultra, 30o – Dark Brown & 35o – Dark Red Type : Stamps, Booklet Pane, 2 each, Postal Used Watermark : No Denomination : 20, 25, 30, […]

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