Bhutan Record Stamps – Set of Seven Record – 1973

Bhutan Record Stamps – Set of Seven Record Stamps

Bhutan record stamps. The stamps are believed to have played the national anthem of Bhutan.

Bhutan has become known for the unusual designs of its postage stamps.

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

 

 

 

Bhutan Record Stamps First Day Covers – Set of Seven Record Stamps FDC's

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

Talking Stamp

 

Talking Stamp

 

 

Talking Stamp Bhutan

 

 

Bhutan Record Stamp

 

Valentine Day Stamps – Croatia 2015 – Hindi Inscription

Valentine Day Stamps – Croatia 2015 – Hindi Inscription

A Heart shaped stamp was issued by Croatia on 04 Feb 2015 to mark valentines Day. It has inscription in Hindi also among various other languages.

Valentine day - Croatia -ISG

Stamps on Valentine’s Day 2012- Taiwan- Scented odd Shaped

Stamps on Valentine’s Day 2012- Taiwan- Scented odd Shaped

Taiwan issued an odd shaped scented stamp on 10 Feb 2012 to mark the Valentine’s Day 2012. A FDC and a miniature sheet with the Heart shaped scented stamp is listed below.

 

Stamps with Indian Themes – Sikhism – Uganda 2013

Stamps with Indian Themes – Sikhism – Uganda 2013

Uganda issued a set of Four stamps on Sikhism in 2013.

The Stamps depict Golden Temple Amritsar , Nishan Sahib, Sikh Temple at Kampala & Sikh Emblem Khanda.

Golden Temple Amritsar & Sikh Standard Nishan Sahib
Golden Temple Amritsar & Sikh Standard Nishan Sahib

 

 

Sikh Temple Kampala & Sikh Emblem Khanda
Sikh Temple Kampala & Sikh Emblem Khanda

South Africa First Aerial Flight – Miniature Sheet -Odd shaped

South Africa First Aerial Flight – Miniature Sheet -Odd shaped

South Africa issued a miniature sheet on 07 Oct 2011 in the odd shape of a Monoplane to mark the 100th Anniversary of First South African Aerial Post Flight.

S Africa Aerial Post Centenary -Miniature Sheet -ISG

Stamps on World Cup Football 2010–South Africa

Stamps on World Cup Football 2010–South Africa

South Africa issued  a Soccer ball shaped Miniature sheet containing Six  ball shaped   stamps on  FIFA World Cup 2010 played in South Africa 0n 11 Jun 2010. It shows WC Emblem, WC trophy and WC Ball.

Two Stamps postally used on a cover listed.

Stamps World Cup football 2010 -ISG

 

World Cup Football 2002 -Sheetlet – France

World Cup Football 2002 -Sheetlet – France

France issued a Beautiful sheetlet containing 10 Stamps ( including Five Football Shaped stamps ) on 2002 FIFA World Cup Football. The Event was Jointly hosted by South Korea and Japan. France were defending Champions of 1998 but their performance in this World Cup was dismal and they made an early exit. Brazil Won the Cup for record Fifth time defeating Germany in finals. The Sheetlet shows Flags of all 32  countries playing in the Finals.

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FIFA World Cup 2014 -Countdown -Philatelic Coverage- Mauritius

FIFA World Cup 2014 -Countdown -Philatelic Coverage – Mauritius

The 2014 FIFA World Cup Football will be played in Brazil from 12 Jun to 13 Jul 2014. It will be Second time that Brazil is hosting the World Cup -earlier it hosted in 1950. The National Teams of 32 Countries including hosts will vie for the World Cup Trophy at 12 different City Venues in Brazil.

The 32 teams have been divided into Eight groups of Four teams each.

Group G – Germany , Portugal, Ghana, USA

Stamps on Football –Mauritius – FIFA World Cup 2010

Mauritius issued a stamp on World Cup 2010 in Football shape (round odd shaped) on 09 Apr 2010.

Stamps on @010 World Cup - Mauritius -ISG