Millennium 2000 FDC’s Gambia – FDC’s of World

Millennium 2000  FDC’s  Gambia – FDC’s of World

Gambia  issued stamps to mark the Millennium 2000. FDC issued on 28 Jan 2000 and the stamp shows Columbus and ships in background.

Ships on Stamps – New Hebrides – Bicentenary of Discovery

Ships on Stamps – New Hebrides – Bicentenary of Discovery

New Hebrides is a Island Group in South Pacific discovered by Capt James Cook . It was a condominium between French and British till 1980 when it became Independent and is now called Vanuatu. A Se -Tenant strip of Three  stamps showing Capt Cook & Map,Williams Wales and beach landing, William Hodges and Island scene .

Postcards – Portugal – Maritime History

Postcards – Portugal – Maritime History

A Postcard issued by Portugal in 1898 to commemorate 400th  Anniversary of discovery of Sea Route to India by Vasco – Da -Gama.

Meghdoot Post Cards – India – Science & Technology

Meghdoot Post Cards – India – Science & Technology
A Meghdoot Post Cards was issued in 2010 to promote  Science & Technology
The MOTIF on Meghdoot Cards is Homi Bhabha. Printed at SPP , Hyderabad

This is the First MPC that has been reported for 2010 and Fourth with HOMI BHABHA Motif  ( 3 in 2009 , 1 in 2010 ).


FDC – Australian Antarctic Territory – South Pole

FDC – Australian Antarctic Territory – South Pole

Australian Antarctic Territory issued two stamps to commemorate 50th Anniversary of First Flight over South Pole . The Cover and stamps show the Admiral Richard E Byrd who was first to fly over South Pole alongwith  Floyd Bennett.  on 28th Nov 1929. The Stamps and cover was issued on 09 Feb 1980.

Maxim Card – SWA – Thomas Baines

Maxim Card – SWA – Thomas Baines

A Maxim card issued by South West Africa (SWA) on Paintings of Thomas Baines on 19 Feb 1987 . Baines explored Kopmund in SWA (Namibia).Baines was a Famous Painter and Explorer from England known for his Paintings and work in Colonial Africa and Australia.

Maxim Card – SWA – Thomas Baines

Maxim Card – SWA – Thomas Baines

A Maxim card issued by South West Africa (SWA) on Paintings of Thomas Baines . Baines explored Gobabis in SWA (Namibia).Baines was a Famous Painter and Explorer from England known for his Paintings and work in Colonial Africa and Australia.

Miniature Sheet – South Africa – Thomas Baines

Miniature Sheet – South Africa – Thomas Baines

South Africa issued a Miniature sheet containing four stamps on Paintings of Thomas Baines . The MS was issued in 1975. Baines was a Famous Painter and Explorer from England known for his Paintings and work in Colonial Africa and Australia.

Se-Tenant from Canada

Se-Tenant from Canada

A set of Four se-tenants from Canada in the series on Exploration of Canada. The themes include Henday on the Grasslands , Vancouver explores the coast, Fraser returning from the Pacific and Palliser surveys the west. ALL stamps in 37c denomination.

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