Bhutan Record Stamps First Day Covers – Set of Seven Record Stamps FDC’s
Bhutan record stamps. The stamps are believed to have played the national anthem of Bhutan. Known as the “first talking stamps” in 1973, these tiny vinyl postage stamps from Bhutan were totally playable and when the needle was put on the record stamp you heard Bhutan’s national anthem and a capsule history of the nation. Talking stamps were thin plastic embossed records with removable back to expose the adhesive.
Bhutan has become known for the unusual designs of its postage stamps.
A rarely seen, complete set of 7 of the original Bhutan record stamps. Each stamp contains a different recording, ranging from Royal Bhutan Anthem to history and folk music.
BHUTAN, Phonograph record Stamp 1973, Full Set of 7: All different phonograph record stamps, Michel #557-563, Scott #152-152F. Self Adhesive. All fully playable on a record player, and in quite superb condition.
Denomination :-9 NU, 8 NU, 7 NU, 3 NU, 1.25 NU, 25 CH, 10 CH,
Year Of Issue:- 1973
Contributed By:- Mr Gauresh Mehra, Bangalore